This ensemble is open to High School band players who play brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments. Students must have experience with an honor ensemble (All State, All Country, District, Region etc.).
Students who would like to participate but have no experience in an honor band must have a written recommendation from their band director.
Dr. John Wojcik, Director
The Spring 2018 season is scheduled to begin Monday, January 8, 2018.
Rehearsals continue each Monday from 7-9PM in the Fine Arts Center, room C-1, leading up to the semester concert.
The Spring 2018 concert is scheduled for Monday, March 26, 2018
There will be a required dress rehearsal on Sunday, March 25, 2018
If you are interested in the first chair position in your section, or sitting higher in the section you must audition at the SECOND rehearsal on Jan. 22nd. (There is no rehearsal on January 15th due to Martin Luther King Day). If you do not want to audition you will be seated according to the information you supply on your registration form.
The tuition for participation in CWS is $85.00 per student. The tuition also includes a recording of the concert. There will be no admission charge for the concert. All questions pertaining to the tuition need to be addressed to the Director of the Augusta University Conservatory Program.
CLICK HERE to pay the $85 fee online. You can also pay with a check or with cash. A check or cash can be placed in the "Conservatory Program" box in the lobby of the Fine Arts Center. Checks need to be made out to "Augusta University" and please be sure the student's name is on the check.
Fees must be paid by Monday, January 22nd. After January 22nd a $25 late fee will be added.
Rehearsals take place in the rehearsal hall (room C-1) of the Fine Arts Center, located on the Augusta University Summerville Campus
2500 Walton Way, Augusta, GA
The concert will be Monday March 26, 2018 7:30pm in the Maxwell Performing Art's Theatre. It is free and open to the public.