The Band Program at Traughber JHS is comprised of 400 of the most dedicated students in the school, expressing their artistry through one of 6 ensembles. Recognized multiple times for excellence in music education, the Traughber JHS Band Program strives to offer the best instrumental middle level music education in the country. We are pleased to receive strong support from our parents, administration, and community as we pursue this goal. Our students and ensembles have been recognized at local, state, and national levels for their work. Many of our alums continue to perform and teach professionally.
The department provides many opportunities throughout the year to hear our musicians. Please take a look at our calendar and we hope to see you at some upcoming events.
This Week with the Traughber Band, Feb. 13-19
Monday, February 13.........
Tuesday, February 14………Jazz Band, 7:10 am
Wednesday, February 15…
Thursday, February 16......Jazz Band, 7:10 am
Friday, February 17............8th Gr. Morning Band, 7:10 am
Sunday, February 19 ..........HW and Tests Due in Smartmusic
Homework Due Feb. 19
6th WW/Brass: #101-103
6th Perc: #101-103, SD Assigned in class
7th WW/Brass: #14-16
7th Perc: Mallets#14-16
Graded Tests Due Feb. 19
6th WW/Brass: #104, See The Conquering Hero #2
6th Perc: SD Solo #11b, #104, See The Conquering Hero #2
7th WW/Brass: #17, Shipwrecked Test #1
7th Perc: SD Solo #11b, Mallets#17
8th WW/Brass: Rhythm Stand in SM, Scarborough Fair in Class
8th Perc: SD Solo #11b, Rhythm Stand in SM, Scarborough Fair in Class
2017 Fine Arts Festival Large Ensemble Contest Information: Click HERE!