Welcome to AIJB 2019! We want to extend our congratulations directly to you for your hard work and dedication to music. Being selected for the band is a highly competitive process, and you are truly amongst the finest middle school band musicians in the State!
NOW is when the real work begins and we trust you will approach the preparation of music for the concert in the same diligent way prepared your audition. It is critical that you arrive at the Festival in February fully prepared to perform you part, and that you understand the piece through dedicated listening:
American Riversongs – Pierre LaPlante
Joy Revisited – Frank Ticheli
The Footlifter – Henry Fillmore
Bonsai Tree – Julie Giroux
Odysseus and the Sirens – Dana Wilson