The Austin Symphonic Band was founded in 1981 by a group of Austin Civic Orchestra musicians who were looking for a group to perform wind ensemble music. Today it has become one of the country’s premier volunteer concert bands and was awarded the John Philip Sousa Foundation’s Sudler Silver Scroll in 1993. The Austin Symphonic Band produces numerous programs throughout the year and even provides free concerts for the community.
This project is funded and supported in part by a grant from the
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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.