UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS WIND ENSEMBLE
Conducted by Jerry Junkin, The University of Texas at Austin Wind Ensemble has firmly established itself as one of the world’s élite wind bands. Active in the area of commissioning new music for the repertoire, the ensemble has offered world première performances of works by many of the leading musical minds of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Graduates of the Wind Ensemble hold major positions in each of the Washington-based military bands and major symphony orchestras throughout the world.
The Wind Ensemble made its European début in 1991, and its New York début at Carnegie Hall in February 1998. Following a return engagement to in 2005, the ensemble embarked on a seventeen-day European Tour during the summer of 2008. The group made its California début in 2007 at the Festival del Sole in Napa Valley.
The Wind Ensemble maintains a relationship with IMG Artists.
For more information, please visit the University of Texas website.
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