Wind Ensemble & Concert Band
Meet the Bands
The Concert Band and the Wind Ensemble are the two bands at Hendrick Hudson High School.
In general, the Concert band is inteneded for students in 9th and 10th grade and the Wind Ensemble is intended for studnets in 11th and 12th grade. The Concert band plays music ranging from grade 2 and 3 (out of 6) while the Wind Enseble generally plays music from grade 2 to 4.
These are only general guides and adjustments are always made for instrumentation and student level of ability.
Students who play in band are given a small group lesson each week. They are grouped together by instruemtn and ability and are excused from another class each week, on a rotating basis, to meet with the teacher. In lessons students work on technique and their band music.