CREEKVIEW COURSES

Wind Symphony -

The Wind Symphony is the premier concert band at Creekview High School. Its select mission is to provide instrumentalists of advanced technical proficiency a pre-professional ensemble experience. With an emphasis on preparing music for All Region Auditions, Solo and Ensemble Contest, as well as the rich tradition of wind band music, full orchestra and musical pit orchestra compositions. The objectives of the Wind Symphony are to rehearse and perform repertoire of the highest caliber, encompassing the broadest possible spectrum of styles; to develop a high degree of refinement and independence in students' ability to communicate musically in both chamber and larger ensemble settings that will serve as the foundation for students' ability to realize their musical aspirations. ALL Wind Symphony students are required to participate in Marching Band and All Region Auditions, Solo and Ensemble and be enrolled in Private Lessons. Some students will be selected to perform in the Musical orchestra and in Full Orchestra.

Membership in the Wind Ensemble is determined by audition each semester. Audition music and schedule information is available in November and April in order to build in time to prepare.


Symphonic Band -

The Symphonic Band is the second concert band at Creekview High School. Its mission is to provide instrumentalists with opportunities to practice advanced skills and develop proficiency in order to advance into a higher ensemble. The Symphonic band will have emphasis on preparing music for All Region Auditions, Solo and Ensemble Contest, marching band as well as the rich tradition of wind band music. The objectives of the Symphonic Band is to rehearse and perform repertoire that will further build on their skills and help grow apply their talent through solo and ensemble, individual practice, and all region auditions. Symphonic Band students are required to participate in Marching Band and All Region Auditions, Solo and Ensemble. These students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in Private Lessons - this will greatly help in accelerating growth, comprehension and performance ability

Membership in the Symphonic Band is determined by audition each semester. Audition music and schedule information is available in November and April in order to build in time to prepare.

Concert Band -

The Concert Band is the Third concert band at Creekview High School. Its mission is to provide instrumentalists with opportunities to develop ensemble skills and develop individual proficiency in order to advance into a higher ensemble. The concert band will have emphasis on preparing music for Solo and Ensemble Contest, marching band as well as the rich tradition of wind band music. The objectives of the Concert Band is to rehearse and perform repertoire that will further build on their skills and help grow apply their talent through solo and ensemble, individual practice, and a concert performances. Concert Band students are required to participate in Marching Band and Solo and Ensemble. These students are highly encouraged to be enrolled in Private Lessons - this will greatly help in accelerating growth, comprehension and performance ability

Membership in the Concert Band is determined by audition each semester. Audition music and schedule information is available in November and April in order to build in time to prepare.

Drumline -


Percussion/Keyboards (Front Ensemble) -


Colorguard /Winterguard -


Jazz Ensemble -


Student Aid/Independent Study -

Students can elect to sign up as an Aid during any of the ensemble classes in addition to their assigned band class in order to pursue independent study and practice towards solo and ensemble, college auditions and all region/ all state auditions. Confirmation and approval from the director is required for this course.