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  • Festival of Winds Honor Band

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

    2017 Festival of Winds Guest Conductor
    Dr. Jamal Duncan, University of Arkansas

    Saturday, May 6, 2017
    Hendrix College
    Staples Auditorium

    Program for the 2017 Festival of Winds Honor Band
    Scott McAllister: Zing
    John Mackey: This Cruel Moon (brand new piece!)
    Henry Fillmore: His Honor
    Ron Nelson: Courtly Airs and Dances

    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.

    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.