Wind Ensemble

Wind Ensemble (Full Year – 1.0 credit)


The Wind Ensemble is made up of the most advanced players by audition in the spring each year.  The goal of this group is to perform the finest music available for band at the most proficient level possible.  This class meets 90 minutes every other day.  The Wind Ensemble typically performs music at the grade V-VI level difficulty.  All students registered for Wind Ensemble receive Honors Credit.

Eligibility is by director’s recommendation.  Occasionally students may be moved from another performing ensemble if they show vast improvement in proficiency.

Activities:  Preparation for a Fall Concert, Winter Concert, Concert MPA Festival, and Spring Concerts.  In addition, the Wind Ensemble may make other appearances as scheduled by the director.