Seventy members strong, the Wichita State University Symphony Orchestra is comprised
of undergraduate and graduate musicians. Students from any academic discipline with
performing experience are welcome. The orchestra has performed in Carnegie Hall and
internationally (Spain, Canada), as well at the Midwest International Band and Orchestra
Clinic in Chicago and the state conference of the Kansas Music Educators Association.
Recent collaborations include performances with operatic bass Samuel Ramey, jazz guitarist
Pat Metheny, jazz vocalist Tierney Sutton, the classic rock band Kansas, and the arena
multimedia concert Video Games Live.
WSU Symphony Orchestra auditions for woodwind and brass students will be held Friday,
August 18. Auditions for string students will be held Monday, August 21. All students,
regardless of major, are welcome.