Hosted by Hendrix College and the Hendrix College Wind EnsembleDr. Gretchen Renshaw, conductor
2017 Festival of Winds Guest ConductorDr. Jamal Duncan, University of Arkansas
Saturday, May 6, 2017Hendrix CollegeStaples Auditorium
Program for the 2017 Festival of Winds Honor BandScott McAllister: ZingJohn Mackey: This Cruel Moon (brand new piece!)Henry Fillmore: His HonorRon Nelson: Courtly Airs and Dances
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!
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.