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Loma Linda Veteran Affairs Concert

The Empire Wind Ensemble will perform a concert of patriotic themed tunes from 11:30am-12:30pm Saturday, June 9 at the Loma Linda VA Hospital, 11201 Benton St., Loma Linda (Southside of Hospital Campus).

*Free Admission
*Free Parking
*Outdoor Concert
*Southside of Hospital Campus

The concert will be conducted by acclaimed Jessica Swanson with esteemed guest conductor Jeremy Sauer. The featured music selection included music from our Heroes Assemble! The performance will include an assortment of patriotic music.

The Empire Wind Ensemble was formed in June 2016 to provide an opportunity to lifelong musical expression and enjoyment, to promote artistic enrichment in the Inland Empire, and preserve the rich repertoire and cultural history of the wind band. The band is comprised of a collection of talented, dedicated musicians who combine a love of music with a desire to help others work together to achieve their highest musical potential. Approximately 35 Inland Empire musicians will played in the concert.

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Call for Musicians!

Join the Band

The Empire Wind Ensemble was formed in June 2016 to provide an opportunity to lifelong musical expression and enjoyment, to promote artistic enrichment in the Inland Empire, and preserve the rich repertoire and cultural history of the wind band. The band is comprised of a collection of talented, dedicated musicians who combine a love of music with a desire to help others work together to achieve their highest musical potential.

With your help, EWE can grow. We would like to invite all musicians, but especially clarinet, french horn, bass clarinet, auxiliary percussion, euphonium, and bassoon to join.

We are proud of our accomplished musicians and have an outstanding music director, Jessica Swanson. Additionally, EWE offers a number of benefits! As a member, you would have the benefit of performing at local and distant community events such as festivals, small and large concert venues, and for charity organizations.

Join Us Form

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Winery Band Festival

Thank you to all who were present at the Maurice Car’rie Winery on Saturday, May 5th for the Winery Band Festival in Temecula, CA. The Empire Wind Ensemble appreciates your support!

The concert was conducted by our distinguished Jessica Swanson with esteemed guest conductor Jeremy Sauer. The featured music selection included music from our Heroes Assemble! Concert and respected patriotic pieces.

The Empire Wind Ensemble was formed in June 2016 to provide an opportunity to lifelong musical expression and enjoyment, to promote artistic enrichment in the Inland Empire, and preserve the rich repertoire and cultural history of the wind band. The band is comprised of a collection of talented, dedicated musicians who combine a love of music with a desire to help others work together to achieve their highest musical potential. Approximately 35 Inland Empire musicians played in the concert.