Lehman High School Symphonic Band

Course Length: 2 Semesters

Grade: 9, 10, 11, 12
Credit per Semester: 1

Prerequisite: Audition for placement
Conductor: Matthew Garrison

This is a Level III-IV high school instrumental music class. Students must audition to be enrolled in this class. This band is a training group to prepare students with skills necessary to participate in Wind Ensemble. Literature is geared to the members’ abilities with emphasis being placed on improvement of tone quality and technical proficiency. There are opportunities for students to excel in this band and move into Wind Ensemble. Attendance at scheduled performances is required and is considered part of the student’s grade. This band participates at local and regional band contests and festivals, and is also part of the Marching Band which performs at all football games.