Concert Schedule

WMS Band Concert Information for 2016-2017 (as of 9/27/2016)

Date, Time, Concert, Location



September 21-October 1, WMEA All-State Recording
(7th and 8th Grade Only) - Set up a time with Mr. A - WMS Band Room


Early October, Jazz Band Auditions (sign up on the Jazz Band bulletin board - grades 7 and 8)

Wednesday, October 12, 7:00 p.m., Symphonic Band Exchange Concert with Griffin MS Band, @ Griffin

            We will be having a pizza dinner/mixer with the Griffin band, 5:30 PM @ Griffin in their cafeteria


Tuesday, October 25, 7:07 p.m., Concert Band cookie cocert, WMS Cafeteria and Band Room (after conferences)

Wednesday, November 9, Veteran's Day Assemblies at the elementary schools - during school day (Symphonic Band)

Thursday, November 10, Veteran's Day Assembly at WMS - during school day (Symphonic Band)

Thursday, December 8, 6:00 p.m., Almost Winter Band Concert, WMS - all bands.

Friday, December 16, 1:20 p.m., 
Almost Winter Music Department Concert (Jazz, Symphonic (8), Choir and Orchestra)


Friday, January 13 (tentative), MLK Day Assembly at the Centennial Elementary school (Concert Band)


Saturday, February 18, all day, WMEA Jr. All-State  (7th and 8th grade selected students), Bellevue

Thursday, March 23, 7:00 PM,
5th and 6th Grade Band Festival, WMS Gym (for 5th grade band members from Centennial, Pioneer and McKenny Elementary Schools and 6th graders from WMS)

Saturday, March 25, all day, Solo/Ensemble Festival (required for Symphonic Band and highly encouraged for all others), Jefferson MS


Thursday, April 20, Band Assessment, Symphonic Band Only, SPSCC - during the school day –  parents are welcome to attend.


Wednesday, May 3, 9:30 AM All School Assembly - 9:30 AM (Combined Symphonic and Concert Bands, Choir, and Orchestra)

Thursday, May 4, 7:00 PM Magic Flute Performance - Seattle Opera House (McCaw Hall) - All Music Students Invited ($8.00 ticket plus bus fee and dinner)

Thursday, May 25, 7:30 PM
OHS Jazz Night, OHS PAC - (Jazz Band Only - With Reeves, Washington and OHS Jazz Bands)

Monday, June 5, 6:00 PM, Band Awards (Symphonic Band) and ice Cream Social - LBA Park


Tuesday, June 6, 6:00 PM, Spring, WMS Gym - all bands.