Stage Band

Unified Arts | Music
Instrumental Music
Grade: 9-12
Credits: 1/2

This ensemble is open to high school instrumental students who are looking for an advanced, more intense, musical experience. Participation in Stage Band is by audition only, and interested students should plan to audition in the year prior to taking the course. Stage Band participants rehearse and perform a variety of challenging, professional-level music from different eras and musical styles. The course emphasizes the development of music reading skills, basic improvisation techniques, performance as an ensemble and as a soloist, and performing in a formal manner.


Gregory Mellinger, Arts
Archived: Gregory Mellinger
Instrumental Music Teacher
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