The Navy Band Great Lakes Wind Ensemble is comprised of 45 professional musicians under the direction of LT Patrick Hill, USN. The ensemble continues the legacy of bandmaster Lieutenant Commander John Philip Sousa, spreading the tradition of military music throughout the Midwest. The Wind Ensemble's repertoire consists of symphonic band works, patriotic music, Americana, and featured solo vocal and instrumental selections. In addition to frequent free and open-to-the-general-public community concerts, this unit performs throughout the Midwestern United States for national holidays and educational programs.
For Performance, the Wind Ensemble requires:
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