WESTFIELD BAND BOOSTERS

Symphonic Band (Advanced Concert Band 2 & 3)


Members are selected by the Director from band members in grades 10 - 12. Symphonic Band (Advanced Concert Band 2 & 3) is based on the Indiana Academic Standards for High School Instrumental Music. Students taking this course are provided with a balanced comprehensive study of band literature, which develops skills in the psychomotor, cognitive and affective domains. Students develop and refine elements of musicianship including tone production, technical skills, intonation, music reading skills, listening skills, analyzing music, studying historically significant styles of literature as pertaining to band literature, and integration of other applicable disciplines. This group performs a formal concert each trimester, competes at the ISSMA organizational contest, and participation in the ISSMA solo and ensemble events is encouraged.