Symphony Band

Ryan S. Kelly, Conductor

Conducted by Ryan Kelly, the Symphony Band is comprised of approximately sixty-five musicians, both music majors and non-majors, who join together to perform a minimum of two concerts each semester. This ensemble is dedicated to broadening the artistic level and interest of its members while performing challenging music of artistic and historical significance.

About the Conductor

Ryan S. Kelly serves as Assistant Director of Bands, Associate Director of the Longhorn Band, Director of Longhorn Music Camps, and conductor of the Symphony Band at The University of Texas at Austin. Prior to this appointment, Dr. Kelly was Associate Director of Bands and Director of Athletic Bands at the University of Central Florida, where his responsibilities included serving as Director of the Marching Knights, conducting the Symphonic Band, and teaching courses in music education. He has also previously served as Director of Bands at Lincoln High School in Tallahassee, Florida, and Lakeland High School in Lakeland, Florida.

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Upcoming Performances

February

  • Symphony Band
    February 20, 2017

March

  • Symphony Band
    March 31, 2017

May

  • Symphony Band
    May 1, 2017