This performing group contains players of exceptional ability and dedication to the band program. Players are determined by audition and recommendation based on honor band and solo festival preparation. Participation in marching band is required. A pro-line instrument demonstration will be conducted in the fall for anyone interested in upgrading their current instrument. Heavy emphasis is placed on scales, rhythm, tone production and music theory. This ensemble meets second and fifth period. An occasional rehearsal may be required to develop ensemble cohesiveness.