In the Fall, band class serves as Marching Band and is supplemented by after-school rehearsals several days a week. Each year, we select and perform a competitive show at home football games and regional competitions. The Bulldog Band is highly awarded and recognized for excellence.
Click here to view a video performance of the 2018/2019 show "Night Moves, a Murder Mystery."
Click here for our 2017/18 show "The Pyramids of Egypt, the Last Pharaoh"
In late Fall, competition season winds down and our focus shifts to holiday parades. We proudly march in Raleigh Christmas and 2-3 others across the county.
We perform with the Dance and Chorus students at our annual Holiday Concert.
In the spring, students can participate in Concert/Symphonic band and/or Jazz Band. Concert/Symphonic performs during Music in our Schools and during our annual performing arts week. Underclassmen also perform at graduation in May.
Jazz Band class is offered in the Spring. Our Jazz Band performs annually at the Raleigh Artsplosure festival.
Our volunteer pep band plays at home basketball games.
Digital Music classes are offered in the Spring.
Theater Orchestra Pit:
Each Spring, a volunteer orchestra provides the music for the Theater Department's musical. Instrumentation needed depends on the musical being performed.
Marching Band pre-season:
In Spring, we hold our marching band drum major try outs, section leader interviews and auditions for rising ninth grades. Information and dates for these are posted on our home page and calendar as they are scheduled.