The Department of Music and Theatre Arts offers a variety of bands designed to meet the artistic and educational needs of our students. Students from all academic disciplines are invited to participate in the band program as membership in the Wind Symphony, Symphony Band, University Band, Blugold Marching Band, and Blugold Athletic Band is open to all interested and qualified UW-Eau Claire students.
Browse the tabs to the left for more information about us and our ensembles, faculty and staff, an events calendar, band audition information, and our yearly honor band for high school students.
If you have questions concerning any aspect of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire band program, please feel free to contact me anytime or stop by for a personal visit if you are ever in the area!
Dr. Phillip Ostrander,
Director - Symphony Band
Professor of Trombone
239 Haas Fine Arts Center
Department of Music and Theatre Arts
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-4004