Sheffield University Wind Orchestra

Sheffield University Wind Orchestra is an award winning dynamic group of young musicians drawn from across the University. Our concert schedule is often filled with regular performances in Sheffield, London and a yearly tour to Europe that enable us to explore a wide variety of repertoire written for symphonic wind band. From Leuven Cathedral in Belgium to St. Paul’s Church in Covent Garden to Weston Park Band Stand in Sheffield, we perform suitable high quality concerts that show our enthusiasm & enjoyment.

Formed in 2000 by the continuing director Anthony Houghton, SUWO has grown from performing one or two concerts a year to being one of the most dynamic musical groups at the University. SUWO is also proud to be providing opportunities for student conductors and to première new works by students and keen composers.

Latest News

New Committee for 2017/18

Congratulations on the successful team, who were voted for by the whole Band in the recent democratic election, they are:

President Dylan Leyland
Vice President Ellie Haynes
Secretary Hannah Horsewill
Treasurer Jothi Venkatesh
Social Secretaries Matt Oxley & Laura Barlow
Publicity Hannah Jones & Natasha Fretwell
Librarian Emily Lancashire

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