Elon University Band Program

The mission of the Elon University Band Program is to provide our students with a variety of unique and high quality musical, artistic, and social experiences. We offer three outstanding ensembles, the “Phoenix Winds” Wind Ensemble, the “Fire of the Carolinas” Marching Band, and the Elon Basketball Band. There are always lots of exciting things happening in the band department, so please stop by often and follow us on social media to learn more!

Recent News And Announcements

Band Camp move-in Schedule

  • August 14th (9:00am)-Student Leadership Team 
  • August 16th (4:00pm-6:00pm)- Drumline, pit and color guard 
  • August 19th (8:00am)- All wind players and twirler 

2017 Performance Schedule:


2017 Student Leadership Team 

Congratulations to the new 2017 Student Leadership Team!

Drum Major:

Alex Welgehausen
Matt Martin

Jasmine Hager

Emily Kennerson

Joel Green
Jessica Mohr

High Brass:
Byron Ross
Rachel Hopkins

Low Brass:
Chris Edwards

Christian Frey

Sam Childers

Color Guard:
Sarah Clark

Social Media Coordinator/Webmaster:
Emily Barger

Student Music Arranger:
Rachel Hopkins

Program Assistant:
Arya Boris

Uniform Coordinator:
Lillian Engel


Elon Phoenix Winds

The Elon "Phoenix Winds" Wind Ensemble are pleased to announce the 2017 fall program. The concert will take place Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 7:30pm in McCrary Theater. The concert is free and open to the public. 

  • Ed Keifer- "Mountain Dance"
  • Luis Serrano Alacorn- "Tramonto" featuring Elon University professor of cello Dr. Meaghan Skogen
  • Percy Grainger- "Lincolnshire Posy"
  • Ted King Smith- "Between Glimpses of Blue" for mixed media and wind ensemble 
  • Consortium Premiere Performance 
  • Norman Dello Joio- "Scenes from the Louvre"