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28th ANNUAL SHOWCASE OF BANDS WEEKEND

 

February 19-21, 2015

 

The Showcase of Bands at Western Illinois University gives talented high school musicians the opportunity to participate and learn from nationally recognized wind band conductors and Western's own applied and conducting faculty. Band directors are encouraged to attend and observe the sessions under the direction of our guest conductors and the WIU School of Music faculty. Click here to learn more about being a part of the 2015 Honor Band, conducted by a guest later to be announced.

 

 2015 HONOR BAND 

 

Nominate your outstanding student

musicians for the 2015 Honor Band

Honor Band, Guest Conductor

 

TBD

 

 

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Diane Koutsulis (2104)

 

2015 SHOWCASE BANDS

Announcing our Showcase Bands 

Guest Conductor: Richard Floyd

Texas, Baylor and South Florida University, retired
Member, Texas Bandmasters Hall of Fame
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Richard Floyd

 

Showcase Bands for 2015:
Metea Valley High School
Anthony Brown, Director

 

Mehlville (MO.) Concert Band
Washington Community High School

Stephanie San Roman, Director

 

Oswego Wind Symphony

Plainfield Central High School  
Keith Schmink, Director

 

Pontiac Township Symphonic Band

 

 

Notable Concerts for 2015
  • Friday, Feb. 20: WIU Wind Ensemble Concert;
    Mike Fansler, conductor with Richard Floyd, guest conductor
    7:30 PM
  • Saturday, Feb. 21: Showcase of Bands Final Concerts:
    1:00-2:30pm
  • Saturday, Feb 21: Honor Band Concert;
    TBD, conductor
    4:00 PM
  • Saturday, Feb 21: WIU Concert Band Concert;
    Matt Thomas, conductor with our 2105 Honor Band guest conductor
    4:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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