The people of Pacific Winds Music believe in the power of music to change lives for the better. To that end, we partner with the following organizations as sponsors and supporters.
Arts Umbrella is dedicated to inspiring and leading students on a journey of discovery through orchestral instruction and performance.
City of Eugene Washburn Park Summer Concert Series . Pacific Winds Music sponsors this concert series by organizing performers and emceeing the event.
Eugene Symphonic Band When doctors, lawyers, preachers, farmers, philosophers, kids and teachers come together in Eugene Symphonic Band, the music forms a common bond. ESB present s several concerts throughout the year. Spreading joy through music, striving for excellence, forging friendships with fellow musicians from all walk of life, giving gladly of time and talent: that’s ESB!
New Horizons Band program began at the Eastman School of Music by Dr. Roy Ernst, who was interested in offering group music making to adults nearing retirement age. The Eugene program is all-inclusive and there are no auditions. Sponsored by Pacific Winds Music, rehearsal are on Wednesday evening s at Kennedy Middle School. Lessons are provided for beginners.
The One More Time Marching Band (OMT) has been a Eugene-area institution since 1986. The band got its start playing in the Eugene Celebration parade, and parades have remained close to our hearts. But we've also come to love playing at concerts in the parks, at baseball games, and at all kinds of community celebrations.
Springfield Community Band exists to provide a safe and enjoyable opportunity for members of the Springfield metropolitan area to rehearse and perform traditional concert band literature for people in our community.
Swing Shift Big Band is a Eugene, Oregon based big band that features some of the Willamette Valley’s finest jazz musicians. It was formed in 1978 under the auspices of the city of Eugene’s Park and Recreation department as an outlet for interested players to rehearse and perform big band music.
We also donate money and merchandise for many school fund-raising groups.