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Illinois Wind Symphony

Stephen Peterson, conductor
Isaac Brinberg, graduate conductor

A preeminent ensemble in the world, the University of Illinois Wind Symphony premieres new works, travels to national and international events, and sets the standard for band performance and training. Its members are undergraduate and graduate students who excel at playing the traditional band repertoire, works for small chamber groups, and innovative new pieces. Since its inception, it has served as an ambassador for the historic Illinois Bands program and is an innovator in the wind band field.

Featuring music by Husa, Viet Cuong, Carlos Simon, Hindemith, Benson, and Morton Gould.

This performance will last approximately one hour and 10 minutes including a 10-minute intermission.

Tickets for this event will go on sale to the public at 10am on Tuesday, September 14. Tickets will be sold online only, not by phone or at the Ticket Office counter. Before the on-sale date, please visit Krannert Center’s online ticket office to ensure you have or can create an active account. To learn about early ticket-buying opportunities, please contact Krannert Center’s Advancement team: 217.333.6700 or advancement [at] krannertcenter.illinois.edu

As part of the University of Illinois, Krannert Center follows U of I guidelines regarding face coverings and other COVID-19 safety protocols. These guidelines change as conditions change, so we will continue to adjust our practices and keep you informed throughout the season. At this time, face coverings are required in indoor university spaces such as Krannert Center. In addition, people who are NOT fully vaccinated are required to wear a face covering outdoors when they cannot practice social distancing.

Event Details

Foellinger Great Hall
Su Oct 03, 2021 - 3:00pm CT
10 / SC 7 / STU, UI & YTH 4 (Due to accessibility-related construction, tickets for Foellinger Great Hall balcony seating are not available at this time.)