Millikin University Symphonic Wind Ensemble

 

2019-2020 Calendar

Corey Seapy, conductor

Friday, September 27, 2019 | 7:30pm
Kirkland Fine Arts Center

Millikin School of Music Collage Concert on Homecoming Weekend

Featuring the Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Chamber Orchestra, University Choir, Percussion Ensemble, Guitar Ensemble, One Voice, and Jazz Band I.

Saturday, September 28, 2019 | 4:30pm
Kirkland Fine Arts Center (Rm. 136)

Band Alumni Reading Session and Reunion

Join alumni and current members of the Symphonic Wind Ensemble to play through some of the best band music of all time, with a reception to follow.

Sunday, October 13, 2019 | 4:00pm
Kirkland Fine Arts Center

Celebrations!

Join the Millikin Symphonic Wind Ensemble for our first concert of the year as we celebrate the passing of the conductor’s baton from Dr. Gary Shaw to new director Dr. Corey Seapy! This uplifting program will also welcome the fall, joyfully honoring both a figurative and literal change of season.

Monday, October 21, 2019 | All Day
Kirkland Fine Arts Center

2019 Millikin Honor Band Festival

The MSWE will kick off a special concert at 7:00pm that also features a selective Honor Band comprised of leading high school musicians from throughout the region.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 7:30pm
Kirkland Fine Arts Center

Let's Dance

Music and dance have always gone hand in hand. Come hear the MSWE perform a varied homage to this incredible art form, and don’t worry about sitting still.

Sunday, March 1, 2020 | 4:00pm
Kirkland Fine Arts Center

MSWE and Friends

This exciting program will feature an outstanding high school band that has been invited to share the Kirkland stage with the MSWE. These honored guests, along with a dynamic soloist from Millikin’s esteemed music faculty, will be announced in late 2019… stay tuned!

Friday, April 24, 2020 | 7:30pm
Kirkland Fine Arts Center

A Spring Concert

The MSWE will conclude the concert season with a rich array of band music that includes masterpieces from both the past and present. You won’t want to miss this dramatic finale!

Sunday, May 17, 2020 | 2:00pm
Decatur Civic Center

Millikin University Commencement

The MSWE performs to honor graduating seniors.