Capital University 2023 Band Festival

Capital University 2023 Band Festival November 10 & 11, 2023

Entering its 22nd year, the Capital University Band Festival is a multi-faceted event designed to provide  students the opportunity to work with internationally recognized composers and conductors. The festival  is held annually on the beautiful Capital University campus and past guests have included Frank Ticheli, John Mackey, Michael Markowski, Craig Kirchhoff, Paula Crider, and Ray Cramer.

Honor Band Conductors

Dr. Andrew Boysen Jr. (Director of Bands and Composer, University of New Hampshire)

Dr. Wesley Broadnax (Director of Bands, University of Northern Colorado) Prof. Tony Zilincik (Professor of Music, Capital University)

Performances by

Capital University Symphonic Winds

Capital University Wind Symphony

Capital University Chamber Ensembles

Orange High School Wind Ensemble, from Pepper Pike, Ohio with Mr. Brandon Duvall, conductor

Student highlights include:

  • Participate in one of three honor bands
  • Participate in master classes led by Capital Conservatory faculty and alumni
  • Learn about life as a Capital Conservatory student

Please visit our website at for additional details.


2023 Band Festival Registration Fee $100.00


Each student invited to the 2023 Band Festival must pay a $100 participation fee in order to  complete their registration. 

For the fee, we encourage you to pay with a debit or credit card, but if you would like to pay by  check, please contact Michaela Clem-Jacobs at

If you have other questions, please contact: Michaela Clem-Jacobs at: