Wind Symphony/Symphonic Band/Concert Band

All students will be evaluated and placed in the appropriate level ensemble based on demonstrated skill level and instrumentation needs.

CONCERT BAND is open to those students who have achieved a basic degree of proficiency on a woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument. Emphasis will be placed on basic skills and music theory. This ensemble will perform at concerts and other functions. A method book fee will be collected. Members of the Concert Band are also eligible to participate in all co-curricular band activities.

SYMPHONIC BAND is open to those students who have achieved a moderate degree of proficiency on a woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument. A wide variety of music, individual skills, and theory will be covered in this course. This ensemble will perform at concerts and other functions. A method book fee will be collected. Members of the Symphonic Band are also eligible to participate in all co-curricular band activities.

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WIND SYMPHONY is the premier performing band and is open to those students who have achieved an advanced degree of proficiency on a woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument. A wide variety of music, individual skills, and theory will be covered in this course. This ensemble will perform at concerts and other functions. Select members will also have the opportunity to perform as part of the Full Symphonic Orchestra. Members of the Wind Symphony are also eligible to participate in all co-curricular band activities.

What’s Happening Next?

 

Nov. 25 – Jazz Ensemble Auditions

Nov. 27-29 – NO SCHOOL (Thanksgiving Break)

Dec. 3 – Poinsettia Pick-Up, 5:00-8:00 East Commons

Dec. 5 – General Booster Meeting, 7:00 (Winter Fees Due/Board Elections)

Dec. 11 – Winter Concert, 7:30 PAC (Concert/Symphonic Bands)

Dec. 12 – Jazz 1 @ Rotary Holiday Party, 4:00 Yankee Trace

Dec. 13 – BBPB (Both) Boys vs. Wayne

Dec. 14 – BBPB (Black) Hockey vs. Trinity

Dec. 15 – Elementary Winter Guard Info Meeting, 6:00 CHS Band Room

Dec. 16 – Holiday Concert (Wind Symphony), 7:30 PAC

Dec. 17 – BBPB (Gold) Boys vs. Fairmont

Dec. 18 – Elementary Winter Guard “Try-It Night” 6:00-7:00 CHS Band Room

Dec. 20 – End of 2nd Quarter

Dec. 21-Jan.5 – NO SCHOOL (Winter Break)

 

 

 

 

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