YCIS Woodwind & Brass Class
Woodwind & Brass Class is composed of 7th and 8th graders, which make up part of the 7th-12th Concert Band and 7th-12th Full Orchestra. This ensemble will rehearse with the High School Wind Ensemble students and explore and perform a wide variety of wind literature as well as continuing to expand individual technique. This performance group is a great way to enjoy music and the band experience. This ensemble performs for various functions during the year including selected sport events, student assemblies, school concerts, festivals, and competitions.
Required materials include: woodwind/ brass instrument (purchase or rent from local music store), instrument accessories (mouthpiece, reeds, neck strap, maintenance and cleaning supplies), and metronome/ tuner with clip microphone. Prior experience is encouraged but not required.