Band

Spartan Alliance Band

http://www.spartanallianceband.com 

Description:

Band is designed for the intermediate to advanced instrumental music students. The first nine weeks are devoted to marching band with the remainder of the year focusing on development of specific instrumental performance skills. Band members are divided into symphonic band and concert band during the second semester. Placement is determined through auditions. Students will be encouraged to participate in solo and ensemble work and other extra-curricular opportunities. Attendance at extra rehearsals, pep band, concerts, contests, and other performances is required.

Eligibility Requirements:

Three-year enrollment in the Middle School Band program or approved instrumental training

Time Commitment:

Members meet 7th period every day.

Marching Season-Three weeks of summer Band Camp. During the first nine weeks, practices are held every weekday after school or in the evenings. Practices and contests are held on Saturdays. The band performs pre-game and halftime of Friday night home football games.

Concert Season-Begins after marching season. A limited amount of performances and contests are held throughout the remainder of the school year.

Procedure for Joining:

Enroll in band class. Each student must meet eligibility requirements.

Activity Time Period:

Summer Band Camp (three weeks before the start of school.) Marching band and concert band entail the entire school year, August through June.

Directors:

Mr. Wadkins and Mr. Warfield, Performing Arts Department

Email: bwadkins@sacs.k12.in.us and bwarfield@sacs.k12.in.us