Symphonic Band

The Symphonic Band performs a variety of historically significant works for band, as well as transcriptions that are considered to be the core repertoire of the wind medium.

The Symphonic Band provides essential knowledge for music performance and music education majors. Mr. Elliott Tackitt, Associate Director of Bands, is the main conductor.

Join

We encourage students from all colleges at Northern Arizona University to join. 

Membership in the Symphonic Band requires an audition, which takes place before the beginning of each semester. If you are accepted, you will need to enroll in MUP 353, Section 1.

Schedule

Rehearsals

The Symphonic Band rehearses in room 146 of the Performing and Fine Arts building (number 37a). The schedule is: 

Fall semester
  • Wednesdays from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. 
Spring semester
  • Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:40 p.m. to 2:40 p.m.

Performances

The Symphonic Band also presents several concerts each season.