Loyola Invitational Band Festival

Dr. Serena Weren conducts the Loyola Wind Ensemble in Roussel Hall.

Loyola Band Festival 2018

Saturday, April 14, 2018

This year's guest artist is composer Steven Bryant.

About the Annual Loyola International Band Festival

High school bands audition via recording to participate in a one day festival featuring internationally recognized composers and artists and the Loyola University Wind Ensemble. Selected bands will have the opportunity to perform a concert and participate in masterclasses with our guest artist. There will be a culminating concert featuring our guest composer or performers and the Loyola University Wind Ensemble. 

Past composers and artists include:

  • Mark Camphouse
  • Frank Ticheli
  • Francis McBeth
  • Erik Whitacre
  • Jack Stamp
  • David Holsinger
  • James Curnow
  • Julie Giroux

Contact Information

For more information about the Loyola Invitational Band Festival, contact Dr. Serena Weren at 504-865-2027 or sweren@loyno.edu.