The concert component of the wind music program at Villa Park High School is diverse and truly designed to afford every student an opportunity to participate in a quality ensemble. The Wind Ensemble is a “by audition” one player per part advanced ensemble that rehearses and performs some of the most advanced wind literature. Designed for the accomplished player, most members have or are studying privately and demonstrate a very high degree of technical and musical expertise on their instrument.
The Symphonic Ensemble is a large wind instrument ensemble open to all student musicians that demonstrate at least fundamental competency on their instrument. Specializing in thematic concerts and performances, the Symphonic Ensemble explores a wide variety of musical literature throughout the year and encourages substantial individual advancement on assigned instruments.
Numerous small ensembles complete the concert music offerings. These ensembles include the popular Saxtet, the Brasstet, the Broadway Ensemble and a variety of classical and popular oriented specialized ensembles. There is truly something for everyone!