The Gustavus Wind Symphony (GWS) is a large traditional-style symphonic band under the direction of Dr. Heidi Johanna Miller. GWS performs two concerts each semester with a rehearsal schedule designed to accommodate students from all majors/minors on campus. GWS performs annually for the Nobel Conference, The Winds of Christmas, and Family Weekend. Performing the highest quality traditional and contemporary artistic repertoire for concert band, GWS regularly performs works by composers like David Maslanka, Vincent Persichetti, Gustav Holst, and many more. The Gustavus Wind Symphony is under the direction of Dr. Heidi Johanna Miller.