Performance time is on Saturday, February 8 at 10:15 a.m. at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville.
About the Band Program...
Our band program usually maintains anywhere from 150-170 students each year.
The daily schedule for 2012-2013:
1 - 7th Grade Concert Band
2 - Jazz Band (7th and 8th graders combined)
4 - 6th Grade Beginning Band
5 - 8th Grade Concert Band
6 - 6th Grade Beginning Band
Students have many opportunities to practice and perform outside the school day. Options include a Pep Band for seventh and eighth graders, percussion ensembles for each grade, Christmas on Main Parade performance, minimum of two concerts per year for parents, EKU Honor Band, SKMA All-Festival Band, Solo and Ensemble Festival and KMEA Large Ensemble Festival.
Our bands consistently earn Distinguished Ratings at KMEA District 10 Large Ensembe Festival hosted in Somerset at the Center for Rural Development.
The band was selected to perform at the National Middle School Conference in Louisville, Kentucky in November 2011.