High School Bands

SYMPHONIC WINDS

Symphonic Winds is a select band of 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students which strives for the highest possible musical achievement through the performance of advanced band literature.  A wide range of styles and composers are studied from classic band works, orchestral transcriptions, marches and popular music.

Membership in the Symphonic Winds is determined by audition each spring.  The ensemble typically performs three concerts a year.  Other festivals and community performances may be add from year to year at the discretion of the director. 

Students are required to attend all rehearsals, performances and lessons.  One full credit is given for satisfactory completion of the course requirements and standards. Students are selected from the Symphonic Winds based on chair rankings to play in the full period 1 Orchestra.  

Please contact Scott Ainscough, Director of Symphonic Winds, for further information.


CONCERT BAND

Concert Band is open to all 10th, 11th and 12th grade wind and percussion instrumentalists.  Students in 9th grade who cannot schedule Ninth Grade Band are also welcome to participate in Concert Band. Concert band provides experience and training in ensemble playing for students on the intermediate to advanced level.  The Band performs music from a wide range of styles and composers. 

Concert Band typically performs three concerts a year.  Other festivals and community performances may be added from year to year at the discretion of the director.

Students are required to attend all rehearsals, performances and lessons.  One full credit is given for satisfactory completion of the course requirements and standards. 

Please contact David Porter, Concert Band Director, for further information.


9TH GRADE BAND

Concert Band 9 is open to all ninth grade wind and percussion instrumentalists.  This band performs music of Level 2 and Level 3 difficulty.  The band performs music from a wide range of styles and composers.  Concert Band 9 typically performs three concerts a year.

Students are required to attend all rehearsals, performances and lessons.  One full credit is given for satisfactory completion of the course requirements and standards. 

Please contact Scott Ainscough, Ninth Grade Band Director, for further information.

 

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