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Symphonic Winds

Rehearsal Schedule

Please note that rehearsal order and foci are subject to change.

Monday, November 18

In the Old Band Hall

12:30- 1:00 p.m.
1:00 - 1:15 p.m.
1:15 - 2:15 p.m.

Wednesday, November 20

Dress Rehearsal in Union Theater 

King 12:30-12:45
Gibson (setup locations) 12:45-12:50
Schuman 12:50- 1:15
Wagner 1:15- 1:45
Francaix 1:45- 2:20

Thursday, November 21

Gibson run-through with strings
6:45-7:05 p.m.

Concert in Union starts at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 22

No rehearsal 

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SW Members (not in Tiger Band)

10:00 a.m. - Load truck at TBH

2:00 p.m. - Depart TIger Band Hall for Mahalia Jackson Theater

3:30 p.m. - Arrive at Mahalia Jackson Theater 

4:30 p.m. - Concert Ensemble Rehearsal  

5:30 p.m. - Dinner (front lawn of theater, on stage if raining)

7:00 p.m. - Tigerama concert

Both Groups

Once concert has concluded, we will load truck/buses and depart back to Baton Rouge. Arriving around 11 p.m.

SW members (in Tiger Band)

10:00 a.m. - Load truck at TBH

12:00 p.m. - Tiger Band members load at Tiger Band Hall

12:30 p.m. - Tiger Band Members depart

1:30 p.m. - Arrive at Mahalia Jackson Theater

2:30 p.m. - Tiger Band Rehearsal

4:30 p.m. - Transition for Concert Ensemble rehearsal

5:30 p.m. - Dinner

7:00 p.m. - Tigerama Concert

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About The Ensemble

The LSU Symphonic Winds is an ensemble comprised of select undergraduate and graduate music majors in the School of Music, as well as other qualified musicians from other academic disciplines. The LSU Symphonic Winds performs a wide array of repertoire, including original wind band works, chamber works, transcriptions, and experimental “new music” compositions. Symphonic Winds enrollment averages 60 musicians each year, and auditions are open to all interested students. This ensemble rehearses on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 12:30 - 2:20 p.m. The course number is MUS 4254.

The LSU Symphonic Winds is under the direction of Dr. Kelvin Jones, Interim Associate Director of Bands.