Western Hornist

WELCOME to the WESTERN HORNIST! SPRING SEMESTER 2017

Home of the Western Illinois Horn Festival, April 2, 2017
(Your source for information on Horn events at Western Illinois University.)

Upcoming Events!

Mark your calendar.

Sunday, January 22, 2017, BRASSFEST!
Featuring the SERAPH BRASS and the WIU BRASS FACULTY
Starting at 1:00 P.M. COFAC Recital Hall
BRASSFEST website.

Feb 1, 2017 - 7:30 PM
FIRST WEDNESDAY: WIU Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert III: Mixed Chamber Repertoire

Feb 24-25 2017 - 7:30 PM
WIU Annual Showcase of Bands and Honor Band

Mar 1, 2017 - 7:30 PM
FIRST WEDNESDAY: Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert IV
featuring LaMoine Brass Quintet and Hopper Jazztet

Mar 3, 2017 - 7:30 PM
The Annual WIU Concerto/Aria/Composition Competition Concert
featuring the WIU Symphony Orchestra and the student competition winners

Sunday, April 2, 2017 THE WESTERN ILLINOIS Horn Festival
Featuring Guest Artist Aaron Brask. Horn Clinics, Recitals, and the Western Illinois Festival Horn Choir.
See Horn website.
For Registration Information.

April 5, 2017 7:30 PM
FIRST WEDNESDAY: Faculty Chamber Music Series Concert V
Featuring the CAMERATA WOODWIND QUINTET And Julstrom String Quartet

April 18, 2017 7:30 PM
WIU BRASS ENSEMBLE CONCERT Randall Faust, director

April 22, 2017 7:30 PM
WIU MASTERWORKS CONCERT-featuring the WIU Symphony Orchestra, Dr. Richard Hughey, conductor.

May 6, 2017 3:00 PM
50th Annual Wind Ensemble President's Concert Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor


For updates see Recital Hall or contact Joanie Herbert, Recital Hall Manager,
Office Phone: (309) 298-1843, Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu

VISIT THE NEW SECTION OF THE WESTERN HORNIST!
A Brief History of Horn Festivals at Western Illinois University. Please note the information on past Horn Festivals at Western!
Auditions for Scholarships, Talent Grants and Horn Study at Western Illinois University

  • January 21, 2017 Plainfield North High School
  • February 4, 2017 On Campus
  • February 20, 2017 On Campus

If you need more information, please visit Undergraduate Audition Information or Email Randall Faust RE-Faust@wiu.edu
or call Trista Trone, Audition Coordinator, at (309) 298-1087 or email TD-Trone@wiu.edu