Concert Bands (Main Page)
State Concert Band Contests
The Concert and Symphonic Bands will be competing at state contest on Tuesday, April 11th. The contest is being held at the Owasso HS Performing Arts Center. The Concert Band is scheduled to perform at 11:20 and the Symphonic Band at. All performances are free and open to the public.
The Wind Symphony will be competing at state contest on Friday, April 14th. The contest is being held at the Jenks HS Performing Arts Center. The Wind Symphony is scheduled to perform at 3:00. All performances are free and open to the public.
Specific Information for bands will be availabe on each of their web pages.
Hosting State Concert Band Contests
Jenks hosts the 5A & Mid-High Contest on Tuesday, April 11th and the 6A Contest on Friday, April 14th. Some students have signed up to work the contests on one of those day. Explanation and Set up for the contests are from 3:00-5:00 in the afternoon the day before each contest. All students who signed up to work are required to be at the meeting. Students will be excused from classes all day to work the contest and should expect to be finished with breakdown by 5:00pm.
Concert Rehearsal Schedule
Normal rehearsal schedule: M, T, W, and F - roll taken, students seated in chair and individually warming up @ 7:20. There are no currently no sectionals scheduled for the months of November and December. Sectionals will resume in January at the beginning of concert season.
Concert Band Performance Dates
Holiday Concert Band Contest - Thursday, December 15th
Pre-State Concert Contest - Thursday, March 30th or Friday, March 31st
HS Preview Concert - Tuesday, April 4th, Jenks PAC
State 6A-E and 6A-EE Concert Band Contests - Tuesday, April 11th
State 6A Concert Band Contest - Friday, April 14th
Spring Concert - Thursday, May 18th (back up date is May 12th in case of bad weather)