The Encore Wind Ensemble is a collection instrumentalists from around the Twin Cities' dedicated to the performance of traditional and contemporary masterworks for band.
Encore has been providing an opportunity for serious wind players and percussionists to share in the highest level of musical expression and artistry since 1996.
Conductors & Performers
Are you a young composer 15-22 years of age? The Charles B. Olson Young Composers Contest was created to encourage developing young composers. Cash prize and a public performance for the winning composition.
Are you looking for a unique way to introduce band music on a professional level to your students? Encore Wind Ensemble has developed the MusicConnect program to help your students experience high quality performance and inspire them to continue a lifelong exploration of music.