Fourth Block - Symphonic Band

Symphonic Band is an  ensemble consisting of freshman, and sophomores, and an honor ensemble consisting of junior, and senior band students. Students will perform band literature literature, drawing upon skills acquired in middle school and high school. Students will learn and/or review major scales/rudiments/arpeggios as they pertain to their instrument along with complex rhythms, proper tone quality, music terminology, and history as it relates to music being performed.  Students will be expected to: demonstrate respect for music, instruments, and each other; follow the directions of the conductor, audition for and/or participate in outside ensembles, and attend all performances. Consistent practice is expected and required.  This course meets the fine arts graduation requirement.