Instrumental Music l0, 20 and 30 5 credits
The Instrumental Music classes focus on the overall development of instrumental musicians through the study of many forms of contemporary and classical music. Students in the class may then have the chance to perform and tour in the extra-curricular Concert Band, provincially, nationally and internationally.
Students must have 2-3 years of experience in Junior High Band or private study on traditional instruments of the Concert Band. Grade 10 students must also take the Instrumental Music 10 class in order to be eligible to participate in the extra-curricular Concert Band.
Choral Music 10, 20, 30 3 credits
The Choral Music classes are open to male and female singers interested in improving their vocal abilities and experience through live performances. The music studied ranges from classical to contemporary. The ability to read music is advantageous but not a necessity; however, a good ear for melody and harmony is crucial.
Students in the class may then have the chance to perform and tour in the extra-curricular Concert Choir provincially, nationally and internationally. Previous choral experience in Junior High is not required but Grade 10 students must take the Choral Music Class in order to be eligible to participate in the Concert Choir.