Based in the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh, PA, the East Winds Symphonic Band performs a variety of music arranged for concert band, including symphonies, marches and popular melodies. The band is composed of approximately 70 individuals who share a common interest in performing this music. Most of our members have other professional pursuits but take time out from their busy schedules to join with other musicians for our weekly rehearsals and numerous concerts.

Next Concert

  • Backstage Pass Cabaret Concert

    Date: October 20, 2019
    Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Location: Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 5th Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15213
    Concert information:

    The annual Norman Kanel "Music With a Mission" Concert - Free Admission. A cabaret-style concert in the elegant Frehof Hall at Rodef Shalom, presenting an evening of music from stage and screen. Light refreshments and soft drinks will be available. Feel free to BYO wine. Donations of non-perishable food items, or a free-will monetary donation benefiting the JFCS Squirrel Hill Community Food Pantry will be welcomed.

    See our full concert calendar.


Join us for a fundraising dinner at Mad Mex in Shadyside on August 20 at 7pm. 100% of the proceeds raised will be donated to the band. Tickets are limited so please sign up soon! Click here for tickets and more information. 


We are actively seeking players for the following sections:
-Contrabass Clarinet
-French Horn
If you are interested, please contact us.