Concert 1 Band

Director: SHIREE WILLIAMS

The Concert 1 Band is the sub non-varsity A ensemble at MHS.  In order to be in this group, students must demonstrate the desire to develop their level of musical maturity, technical proficiency, and commitment to rehearsal and practice time.  Preparation and participation in All-Region Auditions is encouraged.  Participation in the MISD Ensemble contest is an expectation and participation in the MISD solo contest is required.  Private lessons are strongly encouraged. Financial aid is available.  Participation in the marching band is required. Students will receive P.E. waiver for marching band during fall semester and Fine Arts credit during spring semester.

Required Materials

All Members:

  • Black 1" three ring binder in good condition
  • All music organized in binder (no sheet protectors)
  • Pencil
  • Metronome & Tuner (at home)

Woodwinds:

  • Three reeds in good shape (if applicable)

Brass:

  • Valve/rotor oil/slide grease
  • Mutes/towel for mutes (when applicable)

Percussion:

  • Stick bag
  • Assortment of mallets/sticks