Welcome to Grant Band! 

Our mission is to give the most students possible, the best musical experience possible. 

  • To teach and learn about music, and recognize it as one of the most basic of human activities and to improve our understanding of all types of music to the highest level possible;
  • To learn to appreciate the most meaningful and profound music as means of both building character and connecting with the best part of the human spirit; 
  • To learn to perform for our own pleasure and the pleasure of our audience; 
  • To make good music of all styles a part of our lives; 
  • To teach and learn responsibility, integrity, dependability, and loyalty; to teach and learn good teamwork, 
  • To be both a good leader and a loyal and effective follower; 
  • To enjoy doing it all realizing that accomplishment is the greatest joy. 
The Grant Band also exists to serve the school and community. We are called on throughout the year to represent Grant High School and the Portland community at many different events. These events are as diverse as parties for business, athletic events and parades. This service is important to our school and community. It also gives us a chance to show ourselves to audiences that wouldn’t otherwise get the chance to see us perform.


Recent News

  • Weekly News: February 19, 2018 IN THIS ISSUEBAND BOOSTERS MEETING - CANCELLEDBAND FESTIVALS VOLUNTEER POSITIONS BAND BOOSTERS MEETING - CANCELLEDThe Band Boosters meeting scheduled for tonight is cancelled due to the weather. We're ...
    Posted Feb 20, 2018, 11:07 PM by Grant Band
  • Weekly News: February 12, 2018 CONGRATULATIONS JAZZ BANDS!What a great weekend to be a General! Jazz Lab placed 3rd at the West Salem Jazz Fest and Jazz Ensemble placed 1st! Jazz Ensemble was also ...
    Posted Feb 20, 2018, 11:08 PM by Grant Band
  • Volunteer at Sweet Sound of Jazz Our big event is almost here- Saturday February 3, 2018!Please sign up to help set up, clean up, and/or donate food and dessert! http://www.signupgenius.com/go ...
    Posted Jan 28, 2018, 10:41 PM by Grant Band
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