Middle School Band 1

Middle School Band 1 is available to students in Grades 6-7 who have completed one prior year of band placement. In Middle School Band, students are taught new and extensive techniques, developing their skills in preparation for their time in the High School Band. Students focus on method book exercises and concert repertoire, gaining a comprehensive music education through practice and performance of concert pieces. The Middle School Band performs four concerts a year, and performs at the Suburban Charter Music Festival, along with North Lakes Academy and Da Vinci Academy.

Current Concert Repertoire:

  • Midnight Mission (Brian Balmages)
  • Midnight Sky (Brian Balmages)
  • Midnight Madness (Brian Balmages)
  • The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald (Gordon Lightfoot, arr. Andrew Balent)

Next Concert: May 21st at 5:00 PM