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Wind Symphony

Wind Symphony, conducted by Dr Warwick Potter, is QYO’s leading wind orchestra, offering 75 positions for advanced woodwind, brass and percussion players. WS performs major original works for wind orchestra, world premiéres and arrangements of symphonic and popular repertoire. Planned repertoire for 2020 includes music by Nigel Hess, Gustav Holst, and world premieres of works by UQ student composers. WS will play in three Concerts at Twilight at the Old Museum Concert Hall and the QYO Finale Concert at QPAC.

INFORMATION
- 75-member wind orchestra
- Advanced wind orchestra repertoire
- Conductor: Dr Warwick Potter (since 2010)
- Rehearsals: Fridays 7.00pm-9.30pm at the Old Museum Building
- Sectional tutorials: on selected Fridays during rehearsal time
- Weekend music camp: Luther Heights, Coolum - Friday 28 Febuary to Sunday 1 March 2020

ELIGIBILITY
- Min. AMEB Grade 7 (guide only)
- Maximum age limit as at 31 December 2020: 23 years

INSTRUMENTS
- Flute (8), piccolo (2), oboe (2), cor anglais (1)
- Clarinet Bb (18), Eb soprano clarinet (1),
Eb alto clarinet (1), Bass clarinet (2),
contrabass clarinet (1)
- Bassoon (4), contrabassoon (1)
- Alto saxophone (2), tenor saxophone (1), baritone saxophone (1)
- French horn (4), trumpet (6), trombone (4), bass trombone (2), euphonium (3), tuba (3)
- Double bass (2)
- Percussion (6)


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