Wind Ensemble

Wind Ensemble

Dr. David W. Rox, conductor

The Gordon College Wind Ensemble, the largest instrumental touring ensemble in the Music Department, is a select musical organization comprised of musicians from the Music Department as well as other majors. The ensemble performs a varied repertoire, ranging from classical wind band compositions and marches to orchestral transcriptions and sacred works. Dr. David Rox, director of bands, is founder and conductor of the Wind Ensemble.

Performances and International Tours

In addition to performing regularly in concert and at Gordon's renowned Christmas Gala, the Wind Ensemble performs frequently for chapel services on campus and at a number of administrative functions. The ensemble performs for schools and churches throughout New England and tours Europe every other year. These tours offer students the chance to visit and perform in some of the largest and most beautiful churches in the world. Students are given the opportunity to minister through music to audiences in North America and Europe while visiting many historically and musically significant places.