Percussion

  Greetings, The Festival Percussion Ensemble is open to high school and academy instrumentalists from across the country. This ensemble will participate in on-campus performances...

Woodwind Festival

Greetings, The Festival Woodwind Ensemble is open to high school and academy instrumentalists from across the country. This year the ensemble is directed by Dr. Sam Hood and will...

Brass

  Greetings, The Festival Brass Ensemble is open to high school and academy instrumentalists from across the country. This year the ensemble is directed by Professor Steve Hubbard...

Saxophone

Saxophone Ensemble The Festival Saxophone Ensemble is made up of elite high school and academy saxophonists from across the country and is directed by Dr. William Chien. The ensemble performs...

Symphony Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra   Greetings, The Festival Orchestra is open to high school and academy instrumentalists from across the country. This year the ensemble is directed by Professor...

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Mass Choir The Festival Mass Choir is directed by Jonathan E. L. Wall and is made up of singers representing high schools and academies from across the country. The Festival...

Music Festival Welcome

Featured Composer Southwestern Music Festival Audition Deadline Extended Applications Due Dec. 17 February 7-10, 2019   Welcome Greetings on behalf of the...

Ensembles

Mass Choir String Ensemble   Honors Choir Saxophone Ensemble   Brass Ensemble Woodwind Ensemble ...

Contact

Contact Scholarship information Dr. Devon Howard d.howard@swau.edu 602-476-9667 Honors and Mass Choir Jonathan E. L. Wall jwall@swau.edu 817-202-6717 ...

Director

  All adults planning on attending the 2019 Music festival can register at the link below.  Music Teacher Registration  

Scholarships - New

Each year, the Department of Music at Southwestern gives away thousands of dollars in scholarship money to elite musicians. Music Festival Scholarships are awarded to talented juniors and...

William

William Chien, DMA Saxophonist Dr. William Chien is a soloist, chamber musician and educator. He has performed throughout the United States, Europe and Asia. Dr. Chien holds the degree of...

bios

Craig Courtney Featured Composer Marcin Parys Guest Soloist Jonathan E. L. Wall Choral Clinician Dr. Devon Howard Organist ...