The band pathway is set up to help students become composers, conductors, musicians, performers, sound designers, music instructors and performing arts educators. Pathway coursework is supported with elective classes, master classes, work-based learning experiences and a wide range of career-related activities such as District 214 honors band, jazz combo, marching and pep bands and summer music camps.
Work Based Learning Experiences in performance arts
Student interns have completed a variety of tasks in the Performance Arts field, including, but not limited to:
- Working with industry professionals to create, modify, and finalize a portfolio of experiences, such as a demo reel
- Assist in the creation and development of stage sets, lighting, and “back of the house” tasks to ensure a smooth production
- Prepare and participate in live performances to strengthen skill set