A Unique Concert Band

The Metropolitan Wind Symphony was Founded by Jerry Gardner in 1971, and was awarded the prestigious 2015 Sudler Silver Scroll Award for Community Concert Bands by the John Philip Sousa Foundation. Our organization is made up of over 60 talented woodwind, brass, and percussion instrumentalists who audition for membership and seating. MetWinds makes a significant contribution to the cultural life of the Greater Boston community by providing its audiences with high quality concerts and its members with opportunities for musical growth. MetWinds presents formal performances of traditional and contemporary wind band literature, as well as more informal pops concerts throughout the metropolitan Boston area.

Upcoming Events

Mar 6 2022
  • 3:00 PM
  • Scottish Rite Masonic Museum

Winter Concert

Our winter concert celebrates the glories of the symphonic wind ensemble with beloved pillars of the repertoire (Holst and Bach), ...

May 1 2022
  • 3:00 PM
  • Scottish Rite Masonic Museum

Spring Concert

Honoring 50 years since its founding, MetWinds Conductor Laureate, Lew Buckley, returns to conduct the world premiere performance of Julie...

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  • Address: 62 Mossdale Road, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

  • Phone: (978) 419-1697

  • Email: info@metwinds.org

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