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Symphonic Band

Key Information

Conductor: Courtney Snyder

Rehearsal Time: Sundays, 4:00-6:30 PM

Rehearsal Location: Hankinson Rehearsal Hall, Earl V. Moore Building


Provides the opportunity for students to explore college-level wind repertoire and enhance their performance skills through instrumental sectionals with U-M students and rehearsals led by faculty.

2016-17 Schedule

Fall Term

  • Rehearsals: September 18, 25; October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; November 6, 13
  • Dress Rehearsal: November 20; 4:00-6:30 PM; Hill Auditorium
  • Concert: November 21; 7:00 PM; Hill Auditorium

Winter Term

  • Rehearsals: January 8, 15, 22, 29; February 5, 12, 19; March 5, 12, 19
  • Dress Rehearsal: March 26; 4:00-6:30 PM; Hill Auditorium
  • Concert: March 27; 7:00 PM; Hill Auditorium

Application Procedure

Interested students must complete the MYE online application. Applications are released in January of each year. The $45 non-refundable application fee can be paid online by credit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover) or mailed as check/money order payable to University of Michigan.


All students interested in MYSB must audition for the group. Please visit the auditions page for audition dates and requirements.

Admission Notification

All students who audition in April will be receive their admission notification by June 1st.

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Photography Credits:

U-M Photo Services

Joe Welsh

Peter Smith

David Smith

Glen Behring

Tom Bower