Band

NEWS - events

Symphonic Band Concert - Wednesday 1/15/20: Call time 6:15pm, show at 7pm

This page contains descriptions of all band offerings.

You can find an updated calendar with rehearsal/performance dates for each ensemble on the home page.

symphonic band

Symphonic band is an instrumental music performance class available to all high school students. Band activities include fall pep band, community performances in the fall and spring, and concert performances throughout the winter and spring.

Wind Ensemble

Wind Ensemble is an auditioned ensemble open to a limited and select number of students with previous band experience including woodwinds, brass winds and percussion. Members of the ensemble will be expected to participate in performances outside of school and to participate in all band activities (see Symphonic band).

percussion ensemble

Percussion Ensemble is is a unique band class designed for percussion students to receive training and learn techniques for instruments of the percussion family. Students enrolled in percussion also participate in all Symphonic Band events and performances.

pep band

Pep Band is a co-curricular ensemble for all band students that performs at all home football games.

jazz band

Jazz band is a fast-paced elective ensemble. This performing group explores many genres of music including but not limited to blues, swing, rock, and latin. The jazz band frequently performs in the community and meets exclusively outside regular school hours.

Marching Band is an elective after school ensemble that meets exclusively outside school hours. This group performs at home football games, competitions, parades and community events.

New Fairfield High School

54 Gillotti Road, New Fairfield, CT 06812

(203) 312-5800

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