"When all is said is done and we've built the highest high-rises and we've built the fastest machines, there is still going to be room for somebody to tell you a story or somebody to write you a piece of music." - Hans Zimmer
**Primarily High School Band Content**
Music Department Mission Statement
The DeForest Area School District music department's mission is to provide students with a comprehensive music education through performance, interpretation, and appreciation for music while teaching music as culture, an art form, and academic subject by exploring musical styles, relation to other arts and content areas, and intrinsic value of music.