Wind Orchestra and Concert Band
Georgia State University
80 Forsyth Street Northwest, Atlanta, GA 30303
The Wind Orchestra is an outstanding ensemble consisting of highly talented music majors from the School of Music and non-majors from throughout the university. The Wind Orchestra is conducted by Associate Director of Bands Chester B. Phillips.
The ensemble performs a wide range of repertoire including the finest band masterworks, new compositions, and orchestral transcriptions in a full schedule of concerts. The ensemble frequently collaborates with guest composers, conductors, and soloists.
The Concert Band is an outstanding ensemble dedicated to performing traditional and contemporary wind band literature. Comprised of students from throughout the Georgia State University campus, the ensemble is conducted by Dr. David Vandewalker, assistant director of bands. The Concert Band is open to any student with prior instrumental experience and meets in the spring semester.