Ensembles

We have a number of courses for our students to choose from. We have an ensemble for students of every ability level. Contact Mr. Schmidt if you have any questions regarding which class is ideal for you.

Beginning Band

The Beginning Band is open to all Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Grade students who have no previous band experience. Prior instrumental music experience is not required. The Beginning Band performs at the Winter Concert, Spring Concert, and Solo & Ensemble.

Concert & Symphonic Band

The Concert & Symphonic Band are ability based ensembles for students who have already completed Beginning Band. These ensembles perform at all Marching Band events (including football games and parades), Winter and Spring Concert, Concert MPA, and Solo & Ensemble.

Marching Band

The Marching Band is made-up of all students from both the Concert and Symphonic Bands. This ensemble performs at all home football games, community parades, and school funcitons (pep rallies, etc…).

Jazz Ensemble

The Jazz Ensemble is recommended for any student who has already completed Beginning Band and has an interest in learning to play Jazz. This ensemble’s instrumentation is that of a standard big band (Saxophones, Trumpets, Trombones, Piano, Bass, Guitar, and Piano). Students are selected to this ensemble based on ability, behavior, and interest in jazz.

Concert Choir

The Concert Choir is open to all students and provides students with an introductory experience to singing. The Concert Choir performs at the Winter Concert, Spring Concert, and Solo & Ensemble.