Entries tagged with ‘Gustavus Wind Orchestra’

Weekend Arts Preview: Minn. Opera and Family Weekend

It's a busy weekend on campus with families returning for 2018 Family Weekend festivities and the second Gustavus Artist Series concert.

Gustavus Wind Orchestra Celebrates 140 Years

This weekend the Gustavus Wind Orchestra is having a birthday party. A really big one. Over 175 Gustavus Band and Gustavus Wind Orchestra alumni descend on campus May 11-13 to celebrate this milestone anniversary of the oldest touring collegiate band west of the Mississippi. The highlight of the weekend will be the opportunity for nearly […]

International Relations through Music

On April 18 a woodwind quartet made up of young pre-professional musicians from the Cuban American Youth Orchestra visited Gustavus Adolphus College for a musical and cultural exchange with Gustavus student musicians.

Gustavus Wind Orchestra Headed to Sweden and Norway

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra, under the direction of James Patrick Miller, continues the celebration of its 140th season with a concert tour of Sweden and Norway.

Winds of Christmas Celebrates Community at Gustavus

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra and Gustavus Wind Orchestra welcome the Christmas season with the annual community concert.

Fall Concerts Abound!

The Gustavus music department will be a bustling place for the next two weeks as fall concerts and the Björling Music Festival take over performance spaces on campus. All concerts are free and the public is encouraged to attend.

The Gustavus Fine Arts guide to Family Weekend 2017

Your Fine Arts guide to Family Weekend 2017, featuring the Hillstrom Museum of Art, Family Weekend Chapel Service, and the Family Weekend Showcase Concert.

Gustavus Wind Orchestra selected to perform at MMEA Conference

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra is one of three collegiate-level wind bands selected to perform in February.

Joint Wind Concert Set for Saturday

The Gustavus Wind Symphony and Gustavus Wind Orchestra will present a joint concert on Saturday, March 11 at 1:30 p.m. in Bjorling Recital Hall.

Gustavus Wind Orchestra Welcomes Guest Conductor Timothy Mahr on Saturday

The Gustavus Wind Orchestra, under interim conductor James Patrick Miller, welcomes guest conductor Timothy Mahr to Christ Chapel for its final 2009 performance on Saturday, May 2. The concert includes a premiere performance of This Dark World by junior David Mann, and soloists Hanna Schutte, xylophone and Abbie Johnson, piccolo. The concert begins at 3:30 p.m. in Christ Chapel and is open to the public at no charge.