Contact & Location


Lionel Hampton School of Music

Physical Address:
Corner of Blake & W. Sweet Ave.
PHONE: 208-885-6231
FAX: 208-885-7254

Mailing Address:
Lionel Hampton School of Music
c/o University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4015
University of Idaho
Moscow, Idaho 83844-4015

University Wind Ensemble

The University Wind Ensemble (MusA 320/520), directed by Professor Alan Gemberling, is open to all students by audition. It is comprised of about fifty undergraduate and graduate students, and performs the finest in concert band and wind ensemble literature. The group has traveled extensively throughout the United States. The Wind Ensemble rehearses four hours per week.

Monday/Wednesday  4:30 - 5:45 p.m.

AUDITION INFORMATION: Wind Ensemble and Orchestra Winds and Percussion

Auditions (except for percussion) occur early in the first week of classes (by end-of-day Wednesday).  Students audition for the professor of their instrument.  Sign-up sheets for auditions will be placed on faculty doors by noon on Monday.  Students should be prepared to play an etude or solo piece, scales and sight-reading.

Audition Locations and Contact Person

- Music 310 - Contact: Dr. Leonard Garrison

oboe - Music 304 - Contact: Dr. Carol Padgham Albrecht

clarinet - Music 305 - Contact: Dr. Roger Cole

saxophone - Ridenbaugh 327 - Contact: Dr. Vanessa Sielert

bassoon - Music 204 - Contact: Dr. Susan Hess

trumpet - Ridenbaugh 227 - Contact: Dr. Vern Sielert

trombone - Music 313 - Contact: Professor Alan Gemberling

horn - Music 307 - Contact: Dr. Robert Dickow

euphonium  - Music 309 - Contact: Dr. Torrey Lawrence

tuba - Music 309 - Contact: Dr. Torrey Lawrence

percussion -  auditions are by appointment during the first week of classes (see Music 213 for information)