Honors Band

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Fine Arts

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Honors Woodwind/Brass/Percussion is an advanced elective band class for experienced, dedicated and advanced students seeking a higher-level ensemble experience.In addition to participating in regularly scheduled band classes, additional individualized course work such as compositional projects and solo performances will provide students an opportunity to develop their musical skills beyond those attained during regular large ensemble classes.An individualized honors contract developed by the instructor and the student will set forth requirements for the course.Students will prepare solo and ensemble literature for recital, will audition for All-District events, and will complete theory and compositional assignments.Students will be required to attend rehearsals and performances with the marching and concert bands outside of school hours.Students will have the opportunity to participate in sanctioned VBODA band activities (e.g., State Marching Band Assessment, All-District Band, District Concert Band Assessment, District Jazz Ensemble Assessment, Regional and State Auditions/Events).Students who use WJCC instruments are assessed a fee per semester.

Consent of Instructor/Director or Audition (Required)

Credit Information

  • 1 Fine Arts Credit(s)