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?

Performing Arts Week – May 6-11

May 6 – Original Night 7:30pm, Central Theater

May 7 – Chicago Trip Parent Meeting 7pm, Central Theater

May 8 – Jazz Ensemble Concert 7:30pm, Central Theater

May 9 – 2-Hour Delay

May 10 – Band Concert 7:30pm, PAC

May 11 – Jazz on the Lawn 11:15-1:30pm, Front of CHS

May 11-12 – Jazz Ensemble Trip to Chicago

May 16 – Band Awards Night

May 21 – CJB Turn-In Night 7-9pm, Band Room

May 23 – Seniors Last Day

May 24 – Senior Recognition Assembly 8am, Front Gym

May 26 – Commencement 8pm, Nutter Center

May 27 – NO SCHOOL (Memorial Day)

May 29-31 – HS Exams

May 31 – LAST DAY OF SCHOOL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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