As you know, Howard County is host to many outstanding music programs. These programs have earned a national reputation for excellence due to the efforts of the students, directors, and parents from our elementary, middle, and high school programs. The goal of the Honors Band is to provide a unique musical experience to make great music with students from around the county. With the opportunity to rehearse and perform with renowned conductors, world-class clinicians, and sit alongside other musicians who share a deep passion and commitment to music, the Honors Band is a “must” for all serious musicians.
Highlights include:The opportunity to perform under the baton of a renowned conductorMaster Classes / Section Rehearsals with respected professionalsThe “credential” of membership in an elite ensemble of the most outstanding musicians in Howard County
Students will be considered for the ensemble based various factors including a recommendation from their Band Director and also the need to create an ensemble that represents every school in Howard County while also maintaining ideal instrumentation to ensure musical success.
Ensemble Participants will be announced no later than November 10th via emails to all students and directors.
-Prep Rehearsal - January 6, 9am - 1pm @ Atholton High School-Prep Rehearsal - January 18, 6pm - 9pm @ Atholton High School-Prep Rehearsal - January 19, 3pm - 9pm @ Atholton High School-Dress Rehearsal - January 20, 9am - 1pm @ Marriotts Ridge High School-Performance - January 20, 7pm (Call-Time 6pm) @ Marriotts Ridge High School