A band consisting of freshmen thru seniors who study and perform music of II through V on the FBA listing. The class meets one period per day, rehearses at night during the marching season and some after school rehearsals; during the concert season, performs as a part of The Sound of Thunder Marching Band at all football games, competitions, and parades; performs at the annual FBA Concert Festival, presents public concerts, and participates in other FBA sponsored events. Extra rehearsals and performances, beyond the school day are required.
Auditions will be held at the end of each year for placement in the bands for the upcoming year. Everyone except graduating seniors must go through this process. Even if you qualify to exempt the exam, or do not plan to return for the upcoming year, this process is a course requirement.