Instructor: Mr. PoppeThe Purple Concert Band is the third level concert band at PN-G High School. The band is scheduled 2nd period on purple days (single blocked). This band performs high school concert band literature and also performs at concerts during the year.
Requirements for Concert Band: Students are encouraged to audition by way of the TMEA All-State Band process and are required to learn a solo. The solo can either be taken to UIL Solo and Ensemble contest or played off to a director. The Concert Band performs on all band department concerts and attends UIL Concert and Sightreading contest each spring when feasible. Attendance at these concerts is mandatory.
Purple days (periods 1-4):
1st period: Instrumental Ensemble
2nd period: Purple Concert Band
3rd period: Symphonic Band
4th period: Wind Ensemble
White days (periods 5-8):
5th period: Conference
6th period: White Concert Band
7th period: Symphonic Band
8th period: Wind Ensemble
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