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Wind Ensemble

The Belmont University Band program thrives in the heart of the Nashville metropolitan area and draws upon diverse musical and cultural resources within minutes of campus.  Both graduate and undergraduate music majors and students from all facets of university life enjoy diverse opportunities for performance as members of the Wind Ensemble, Concert Band, chamber ensembles, and athletic pep bands.  The university bands cater to the wide variety of interests on campus and complement an extended spectrum of offerings ranging from commercial to classical performance within the School of Music.

Membership in the Belmont Band Program represents all degree programs within the School of Music.  The four-year liberal arts degree at Belmont provides many options for the exploration of a musical career or to continue one's enjoyment of the opportunity to perform in an ensemble. Options include majors in Music Education, Music Performance, Commercial Music, Church Music, Music Composition, Music Theory, Music With An Outside Minor, Bachelor of Arts in Music, and a Minor in Music.

Dr. Barry Kraus is the Director of University Bands.

For more information on the University Bands, email Dr. Barry Kraus.