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    Marching Band (Fall Semester)

     

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 9-12
    Weight: S
    Prerequisite: Band experience, audition, and previous instrumental training, or director permission, participation in Concert Band.

    Course Description: Continue instrumental music instruction with an emphasis on musical performance. During the first nine weeks, performs at all home football games, competitions, selected away football games and local parades.  Divisions for the marching band include winds, brass, percussion, and color guard*. During the second nine weeks the band transitions to concert season and performs concert literature for the winter concert.  Literature is that of the standard wind band, with emphasis placed upon performing advanced quality literature.  

     

    (Note: All students signing up for color guard MUST play an instrument to be permitted to be a member of the color guard during the marching season). 

    Concert Band (Spring Semester)

    Credit: 1
    Grade: 9-12
    Weight: S
    Prerequisite: Band experience, audition, and previous instrumental training, or director permission, participation in Marching Band. 

    Course Description: Continue instrumental music instruction with an emphasis on musical performance.  Expand your musical understanding and technical development.  Literature is that of the standard wind band, with emphasis placed upon performing advanced quality literature.

     

    Jazz Band 

    Credit: 1

    Grade: 10-12
    Weight: S

    Prerequisite: Participation in Marching Band/Concert Band, Band experience, audition, previous instrumental training, or director permission.  Ninth graders permitted if they are participants in the marching and concert bands. 

    Course Description: Expand your knowledge in the areas of Jazz, rhythm and blues, and soul music.  Music is that of the standard big band.

Last Modified on March 16, 2018