Music Ensembles

UW-Waukesha Windy Hill Handbell Ensemble

Membership: Open; ability to read music and count rhythms is extremely helpful
Rehearsals: Mondays from 6:00pm-8:00pm, September –May
Performances: Two concerts per semester
Led by: Dr. Nancy L. Van Brunt

UW-Waukesha Concert Choir

Membership: Open; ability to read music and count rhythms is extremely helpful
Rehearsals: Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays from10:00am-10:50am, September –May
Performances: Two concerts per semester
Led by: Dr. Nancy L. Van Brunt

UW-Waukesha Symphonic Band

Membership: Open to anyone with previous experience playing a brass, woodwind or percussion instrument
Rehearsals: Fridays from 11am-12:50pm, September-May
Performances: One concert each semester
For more information contact: Dr. Craig W. Hurst

UW-Waukesha String Orchestra

Membership: Open to anyone with previous experience playing violin, viola, cello or string bass<br/Rehearsals: September -May
Performances: Two concerts each semester
For more information contact: Dr. Craig W. Hurst

UW-Waukesha Windy Hill Brass

Membership:  Open by audition to anyone with previous experience playing a brass instrument
Rehearsals:  August - June
Performances: Variable, but at least 1 – 4 each semester
For more information contact: Dr. Craig W. Hurst

UW-Waukesha’s ‘Fessor Hurst and His Windy Hill Wizzards Ragtime and Jazz Orchestra

Membership:  Open by audition to anyone with previous experience playing trumpet, clarinet, trombone, tuba, piano, banjo or drums
Rehearsals:  Year round
Performances: Variable, but at least 1 – 4 each semester
For more information contact: Dr. Craig W. Hurst

UW-Waukesha Windy Hill Mobile Music Unit

The Premier Collegiate New Orleans style Brass Band in the 262 area code!

Membership: Open by audition to anyone with previous experience playing a brass, woodwind or percussion instrument
Rehearsals: Year round
Performances: Variable, but at least 1 – 2 each semester
For more information contact: Dr. Craig W. Hurst