Dallas Winds
DWS is the leading professional civilian wind band in the US, and performs an eclectic mix of styles ranging from classical to pop.

Dallas Winds

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Dallas Wind Symphony

Meyerson Symphony Center

2301 Flora St. | Dallas, TX 75201 | 214-692-0203


Dallas Winds was founded in 1985 by Kim Campbell, a trombonist, when he walked into the office of SMU Music Professor Howard Dunn and said, "I would like to start a reading band of the finest wind and percussion players in the city, and I want you to conduct it."  Professor Dunn smiled and replied, "I've been waiting for you all my life!"


Dallas Winds

Oscar-Winning Winds

Oscar-Winning Winds

November 13, 2012

The Dallas Winds showed a passion and love for music, delivering a stout performance that stirred the soul and brought back years of movie magic imagery.
Trinity River Plays


April 20, 2011

Primitive percussion sounds gradually developed into a complex layered piece featuring strong jazzy beats and extended, dreamy, ethereal notes.
Trinity River Plays

DWS & Jim Cullum Jazz Band / Music of Frank Ticheli

November 17, 2010

Their repeated performance was an incredible treat for the eyes and ears that had people literally dancing in their seats all over the auditorium.