Wind Ensembles

Wind Ensembles

The Arts Unit offers 2 weekly wind ensembles:

  • NSW Public Schools Symphonic Wind Ensemble (SWE) – advanced wind ensemble
  • NSW Public Schools Symphonic Wind Orchestra (SWO)  intermediate wind ensemble

These ensembles perform regularly at the Sydney's finest venues, present concerts and workshops in regional NSW, and have toured internationally. The ensembles proudly celebrate a long history of high achievement in national and international competitions and festivals.

Learn more about our ensembles in this interactive presentation.

Rehearsal details

SWE and SWO rehearse on Monday afternoons, 5 pm to 7 pm at The Arts Unit, Lewisham

Annual cost 

$420 per student 


Steve Williams, Student Music Programs Officer (5-12) or 02 8512 1186 
Lindsay Pringle, Music Support Officer (5-12) or 02 8512 1188


Please note that the operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines.

The NSW Public Schools Symphonic Wind Ensemble performing "Rocky Point Holiday" by Ron Nelson. May, 2018.
Director: Jason Isaac

Rocky Point Holiday - In Concert 2018