The Indiana Youth Wind Symphony was founded as the Indiana Youth Wind Ensemble in 1995 and is dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of music education, achieving musical excellence, and bringing the gift of music to the community. The IYWS comprises auditioned high-school musicians representing multiple schools in central Indiana. The group presents public concerts in various venues around the Indianapolis area. In 2015, the leadership of the Indiana Youth Wind Ensemble transitioned to the Indiana Wind Symphony and the name changed to the Indiana Youth Wind Symphony. For more information and to register for the 15-16 season, please click here.