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  • Hendrix College

    Festival of Winds Honor Band

  • Hosted by Hendrix College and the Hendrix College Wind Ensemble
    Dr. Gretchen Renshaw James, conductor

    2019 Festival of Winds Guest Conductor
    Michael Garasi, Principal Conductor of the Brass Band of Battle Creek and Music Director of the Florida Lakes Symphony Orchestra

    Saturday, May 4, 2019
    Hendrix College
    Staples Auditorium

    Program for the 2019 Festival of Winds Honor Band
    Will be announced in January 2019

    An Invitation

    Students from Arkansas and surrounding states will gather to collaborate in a day of music making under the direction of Dr. Gretchen Renshaw James.

    In this challenging and musically intensive setting, students will have the opportunity to improve and deepen their musical skills.

    Don’t miss this exciting event — come and be a part of it!

    Hendrix College Wind Ensemble

    The Wind Ensemble is composed of students from a wide variety of majors on campus. Drawing from symphonic band, wind ensemble, and chamber winds repertoire, the ensemble performs a variety of traditional and contemporary works. The Wind Ensemble performs four concerts annually.