Fresno State Wind Ensemble at Carnegie Hall
California State University, Fresno's music ensembles have been received enthusiastically by audiences both at home and abroad. Various groups have traveled to such faraway places as Belgium, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria, Israel, Korea, Japan, the People's Republic of China, Taiwan, Russia, Poland, Italy and Egypt. These groups have also been featured at prestigious domestic venues such as New York's Carnegie Hall. They also regularly perform for numerous professional music conferences as well as for an extensive campus concert series.

Both the major and minor ensembles are the pride of the Fresno State Department of Music.


The Department of Music has many scholarship opportunities.

Several ensembles are developed for students that have outstanding skills in music. The members of these select ensembles all receive scholarships. Members are determined by special auditions that are held during the Summer before the school year.

For more information about these groups contact the Fresno State Music Department at (559) 278-2654.