The JU Wind Ensemble performs traditional and contemporary music from the concert band and wind ensemble repertoire, including works for chamber winds. Programs feature student and professional concerto soloists, newly-commissioned music, serious concert works, and collaborative projects.
The Wind Ensemble recently completed a DVD recording of historic American music distributed to music performance and appreciation classes in Northeast Florida elementary and secondary schools.
Membership in the ensemble consists of music majors, music minors and non-majors. The group welcomes students who play woodwind, brass or percussion instruments. Audition required.