Mississippi Valley State University

September 22, 2014

Symphonic Wind

The MVSU music program has two large wind ensembles: Symphonic Band and Concert Band.
The Marching Band isdivided into two groups; the first unit being identified as the Symphonic Bandand second unit as the Concert Band. Members of both groups are selected by theband director. The Symphonic Band plays the more complex literature andperforms on and off campus according to the approved activity performanceschedule. The Concert Band plays literature that is technically less difficultand serves as a laboratory-training group for music majors. If there is ashortage of personnel, Symphonic Band members will serve in both capacities.