Tidewater Winds Concert Band is comprised of 55 talented woodwind, brass, and percussion musicians from across the Hampton Roads, Virginia region representing various military, professional, and college bands and orchestras. Tidewater Winds is one of a handfull of Concert bands like it in the country, preserving the unique heritage of American Concert Bands in the Sousa tradition. Selected high school students also perform with the band as part of our Student Intern Program. Scholarship funds are available to selected students who pursue a music degree in college. The organization offers free summer concerts, year-round music education programs and outreach projects to communities. Smaller ensembles are available to hire as well as the full Concert Band for major works.