Hellgate High School Bands

Concert Band/Intermediate  - Is made up of Sophomores and Advanced Placement Freshmen.
 
Symphonic Band/Advanced - Is generally made up of Advanced Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.
 
Wind Ensemble - Is the Advanced Placement band. Students must demonstrate high levels of playing skill.
 
+Jazz Band 1  - Is a curricular class that meets during 7th Period.  This class centers on Jazz performance, improvisation, jazz history and composition.
 
+Jazz Band 2  - Is a curricular class that meets as a Zero Period class (6:50 - 7:40 AM).  This class centers on jazz performance and improvisation. 
 
Marching Band - This combined group is made up of Concert Band, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble members. We rehearse individually during our class periods and then hit the field ONCE as a group before every show!
 
Pep Band - This AUDITIONED group represents the fun side of musical craziness!  They perform at both girls and boys basketball games.
 
BRASS BAND - This is a volunteer group that works on and performs New Orleans Brass Band style music.  We are forming more groups this year, so be sure to volunteer if this interests you!
 
+ students in each of these classes needs to have a 3 ring binder for organization of materials (1").