Concert Band

Fine Arts Department


Course ID: MUS106 

Credit: 1     

Grade level: 9, 10, 11, 12      

Prerequisite: Middle School band experience or two years of private lessons and audition


  • Course Description:  This course is open to woodwind, brass, and percussion players.  Technical development through scales, articulation studies, and rhythmic accuracy is stressed along with development of tessitura and tone quality.  This band plays grade level three and four music.  Student participation is stressed and concerts are required.  Placement in Concert Band is based on audition.  May be repeated for credit.  (Participation in interscholastic competition is required.  Students must remain eligible as defined by MSHSAA).