Listed below are the different ensembles students can be a part through the Instrumental Program. We welcome you to get to know these ensembles.
Wind Ensemble is a one-year course designed to teach advanced instrumental skills and have proven through audition that they are ready for the highest-level ensemble. This group performs at many concerts and parades during the year including required attendance at the Winter and Spring Concerts, music festival in March and May. Other mandatory events include off campus tours and Marching Band trips.
Advanced band is a one-year course designed to teach intermediate/advanced instrumental skills to students with one or more years of prior experience. Students are required to be part of the Marching Band. This group performs at many concerts and parades during the year including required attendance at the Winter and Spring Concert and music festival in March. Other mandatory events include off campus tours and Marching Band trips.
Beginning band is a one-year course designed to teach beginning instrumental skills to students with no previous experience or some experience at an earlier level.
Comprised of Wind Ensemble and Advanced Band students. Students perform in three parades in the fall and other community events. Students rehearse two to three times per week after school.
Comprised of second and third year members who have the opportunity to experience performing in a chamber music setting (solo, duet, trio, quartet, quintet) in the District Solo and Ensemble Festival hosted at Cree. Students also have the opportunity to perform in the Annual Tea Party Fundraiser and Regional Festival at Cal Baptist University in Riverside
An after school ensemble that meets once per week beginning mid January comprised of Beginning Band students who have demonstrated proper developed skills, classroom etiquette, a high grade in Trimester 1 and look for a challenge outside of the normal school day.
Comprised of second and third students who meet once per week to learn a few pieces for end of the year activities such as Honors Dessert and 8th Grade Promotion. Most music is pop related.
Shakey's Night Band Fundraiser
PSHS Homecoming Parade
Veterans Day Parade
Festival of Lights Parade
Holiday Community Tour
Beginning Band Holiday Sampler
SCSBOA District Solo & Ensemble Festival
SCSBOA Regional Solo & Ensemble Festival
Tour de Palm Springs
SCSBOA Band and Orchestra Festival
Tea Party Fundraiser
Forum Music Festival
8th Grade Promotion Ceremony
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