This course focuses on concert band and marching band literature. Students prepare for public performances at football games, basketball games, competitions and concerts. Grading is based on participation, performances and musicianship skills. This course includes some night and weekend practices and performances, as well as some travel. Attending summer band camp is expected. Students must provide their own instruments or make arrangements with the director to use school equipment, if available.
Prerequisite: Successful middle school wind or rhythm section experience and Director’s signature.
Course Fee: $50* $40 camp, other expenses apply, shoes, gloves, apparel