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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:
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 28, 2018 from 4:00-4:35pm!!!

Fall 2018 Rehearsal Schedule: 

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

Sunday, August 27th – NO REHEARSAL

Sunday, September 3rd – NO REHEARSAL – Labor Day

Sunday, September 10th – NO REHEARSAL – State Fair

Sunday, September 17th 6:00pm McCain 135

Sunday, September 24th 6:00pm McCain 135

Sunday, October 1st 6:00pm McCain 135

Sunday, October 8th 6:00pm McCain 135

Wednesday, October 11th 7:30pm WE Concert @ McCain Aud. – (ALL ATTEND)

Thursday, October 12th 7:30pm WS/CB Concert @ McCain Aud. – (ALL ATTEND)

Sunday, October 15th 6:00pm McCain 135

Sunday, October 22nd 6:00pm McCain 135

Sunday, October 29th 6:00pm McCain 135

Sunday, November 5th 6:00pm McCain 135 – Daylight Savings Time!

Sunday, November 12th 6:00pm McCain 135

Sunday, November 19th – NO REHEARSAL – Fall Break

Sunday, November 26th – NO REHEARSAL – KSUMB Concert

Sunday, December 3rd – 6:00pm McCain 135 Dress Rehearsal

Wednesday, December 6th 6:15pm Call, 7:30pm Concert @ AFC (9RH + 1 Dress RH)

Thursday, December 7th 7:30pm WE/CB Concert @ McCain Aud. – (ALL ATTEND)

TBA Dead Week Rehearsal for CBC

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 24, 2018
McCain Auditorium
7:30pm

TBA