Symphonic Band is a performance-based ensemble open to students who have prior experience on their instrument and the ability to read music. The ensemble consists of wind and brass instruments and percussion. Many styles of music are studied from classical to modern works. Study includes the care and cultivation of tone, building technique, responsible rehearsal habits, listening skills, and the ability to analyze and evaluate music and music performances. Several performances outside the school day may be required.
Course # 17660
Course Term: Yearlong
Grade Levels: 9-12
Graduation Credit: Visual & Performing Arts
CSU/UC: Visual & Performing Arts(f)