ENSEMBLES & COURSE POLICIES: Students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA to fully participate in all band activities. All ensembles and courses are full-year commitments unless otherwise noted. 


Designed for the more advanced musicians with emphasis placed on the musicianship skills required for performance of sophisticated literature. Members are expected to participate in Solo and Ensemble Music Performance Assessments, and audition for All-District Band. Auditioning for the All-State Band is strongly encouraged. Performances include concerts, performance assessments, festivals, and music conferences. After-school rehearsal time is required during concert season. Membership is based on audition and director recommendation. Members must also participate in the Marching Band. Private lessons strongly recommended and expected of experienced players.