Summer Symphonic Band

Dr. Galen S. Karriker and Dr. Andrew D. Feyes, conductors

NOTE: Due to the decision by UA Administration to continue all classes online through the end of Summer 2020, the Summer Symphonic Band has been cancelled. We look forward to reconvening next summer in 2021.


Dates: Tuesday & Thursdays
Location: Guzzetta Recital Hall
Times: 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.


Concert Date: July 9 (Thursday) - CANCELLED
Concert Location: Guzzetta Recital Hall
Concert Time: 7:30 p.m.

Receive college credit with no tuition cost - pay only fees!

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7510:130:481 undergraduate
7510:630:481 graduate

For more information, please call the Band Office at 330-972-6919.

If you have a bachelor's degree or master's degree (either from UA or elsewhere) and a UA Student ID, please call Dr. Karriker at 330-972-6180 to have the Grad-Non-Degree application expedited.

Join the Summer Symphonic Band

The University of Akron Summer Symphonic Band is open to any and all students and/or community members (former students, band directors or community members who want to play), provided they are enrolled at UA and enroll in the Summer Band class. Rehearsals are held Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. during Summer Session I (June 8 - July 8, 2021). The performance will be in Guzzetta Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. Literature ranges from standard works for wind band to popular and patriotic selections.

NO audition is required - all current college, community, and high school musicians are welcome!