Our Mission

The Princeton University Wind Ensemble seeks to provide a place where university members can continue to challenge themselves to higher levels of repertoire, learn from their peers and conductor, and pursue their passion and enjoyment of music while on campus.


Upcoming Events

September 24th - First rehearsal of the season

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Listen to PUWE

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Robert Gravener

Robert Gravener is an accomplished professional musician who is celebrating his 2nd year with the PUWE. Formerly Mr. Gravener directed the award winning Nottingham H.S. music program for 25 years. As a trumpet player, his recording credits include Peter Nero and the Philly Pops, Manhattan Transfer DVD, PBS Concert with Johnny Mathis and a Grammy Award winning CD with Patti Page. Always up for a challenge, Gravener is excited about the opportunity to conduct the Princeton University Wind Ensemble and looks forward to continuing success at the helm.

Past Conductors

Robert Hankle (2005-2009)

Andrew Stachow (2004-2005)

Bruce Yurko (2000-2004)

Paul Andrew Balog (1998-2000)

Dr. Anthony J. Biancosino (1997-1998)