The Arizona Wind Symphony celebrates America’s Southern heritage with United States Army Band saxophone soloist Steve Ticknor.
Arizona Wind Symphony (AWS) plays a wide variety of music, including marches, Broadway and film tunes, overtures, dances, contemporary symphonic wind music and more. AWS is under the direction of William J. "Bill" Richardson and is a dynamic 75 member community concert ensemble, consisting of music professionals, non-professionals and students. The occupations of our members range from music teachers and band directors to doctors, therapists, managers, engineers, administrative and secretarial professions, parents and retirees.