Robert Spradling, Conductor
The University Symphonic Band is dedicated to the excellent performance of quality literature, including original works for band as well as outstanding orchestral transcriptions. The aesthetic aspect of the music is stressed and special emphasis is placed on musical style. The ensemble maintains an active performance schedule on campus and in the community, and the Symphonic Band represents the School of Music throughout Michigan and the surrounding states. Membership is open to all Western Michigan University students by audition.