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Kansas State Woodwind Ensemble

The K-State Woodwind Ensemble is an elite university chamber ensemble that demands the highest level of musicianship from all of its members. The group is comprised of the finest Piccolo, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Saxophone performers at K-State. Entry into the ensemble is granted through audition during the first week of classes every fall.

2017-2018 Woodwind Ensemble Graduate Student Directors:

Allegra Fisher - 1st year Masters Student
Jay Koupal - 2nd year PhD Student
Wes Lewis - 2nd year Masters Student
Andy Tinsman - 1st year PhD Student

CONGRATULATIONS to the Woodwind Ensemble for being selected to perform at the 2018 KMEA Conference on Friday, February 23, 2018 from 4:00-4:35pm!!!

Spring 2018 Rehearsal Schedule: 

Rehearsals are on Sundays from 6:00-8:00PM
(all rehearsals are held in McCain 105 unless otherwise noted)

Wednesday, January 17th 5:30pm (CBC Concert RH-Tico ONLY)

Saturday, January 20th 3:30pm Call, 4:00pm Concert @ McCain Auditorium 

Sunday, January 21st – NO REHEARSAL – CBC

            1.   Sunday, January 28th 6:00pm McCain 105

            2.   Sunday, February 4th 1:30 – 3:30pm McCain 105 (Superbowl)

            3.   Sunday, February 11th 6:00pm McCain 105

            4.   Sunday, February 18th 6:00pm McCain 105

Friday, February 23th 4:00pm KMEA @ Wichita Hyatt

            5.   Sunday, February 25th 6:00pm McCain 105/201

            6.   Sunday, March 4th 6:00pm McCain 105/201

            7.   Sunday, March 11th 6:00pm McCain 105/201 (Daylight Saving Time)

Sunday, March 18th – NO REHEARSAL – Spring Break

            8.   Sunday, March 25th 6:00pm McCain 105/201

Sunday, April 1st – NO REHEARSAL – Easter

            9.   Sunday, April 8th 6:00pm McCain 105/201

Sunday, April 15th – NO REHEARSAL - D.C. TRIP

            10. Friday, April 20th 3:30-5:20pm McCain 201 (WWE/BE Dress RH)

Sunday, April 22nd, 6:00pm Concert @ McCain Auditorium 

 

 

2017-2018 Concert Repertoire:

December 6, 2017
AFC
7:30pm

Gypsy Rondo

Prelude from Suite Bergamasque

March Past of the Kitchen Utensils

Suite from Carmina Burana

Tico Tico


February 23, 2018
KMEA Performance
Century II - Wichita, KS
4:00-4:35pm

Gypsy Rondo

Prelude from Suite Bergamasque

March Past of the Kitchen Utensils

Suite from Carmina Burana

Tico Tico

April 22, 2018
McCain Auditorium
6:00pm

Jig from St. Paul's Suite

Mediterranean Dance

Russian Sailor's Dance

Bohemian Revelry

Ye Banks and Braes O Bonnie Doon

Retrolonga