Beyond the Band Room

Mission: To provide information and highlight opportunities outside the Westfield Community in which our band students and families can participate and become involved as well as showcase current students’ involvement in outside programs.


Music for All Honor Ensembles: Music for All presents three positively life-changing honor ensemble experiences for the nation’s outstanding high school concert band, orchestra and jazz musicians. As part of the Music for All National Festival, the honor ensembles provide a national stage and world-class learning and performance opportunities with distinguished conductors, artists and master teachers. Click HERE to learn more!

New World Youth Orchestra: New World ranks as one of the largest and finest youth symphony programs in the United States of America. Performances are held at the Hilbert Circle Theatre, home of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Bold programming reflects quality musicianship and includes works by Bach, Bartok, Beethoven and contemporary composers. Click HERE to learn more!

Symphonic Youth Orchestra: The Symphonic Youth Orchestra of Greater Indianapolis (SYO) is dedicated to providing unique and necessary music and arts education opportunities to advancing young musicians throughout Indianapolis and its surrounding areas. The SYO summer program encourages life-long learning by presenting free educational concerts throughout Indianapolis and provides students with a healthy, safe learning environment in which to grow musically, culturally, mentally, and socially. Students are encouraged to take on leadership responsibilities within the organization and to engage in problem-solving activities in teamwork settings. Click HERE to learn more!

Please check out BEYOND THE BAND ROOM Google Doc HERE for more information about: Auditions and Clinics, Music Opportunities, Performances and Resources.

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