Symphonic Band: 2 semesters: 1 credit per semester: grades 9-12
Instructor: Mr. D. Schmidt
SYMPHONIC BAND (MU 150) 9, 10, 11, 12 AUDITION, DEPARTMENT APPROVAL 2
Through rehearsal and performance of superior music skills, the student has the opportunity to excel and expand his knowledge and appreciation of all types and varieties of music. Emphasis is placed on different styles of music and different skills involved in the performance of these styles of music. Exercises in technique, dynamics, and articulation are used every day in preparation for performance of difficult music. The band performs during the marching season at football games, parades, and various community and statewide events. During the concert season, the band performs at three major concerts, various music competitions, and community events.