Band is an academic elective which provides instruction in individual and group instrumental music through a concert band, marching band, and jazz combos. Band activities include concerts, parades, LMEA District and State competitions. Classes are held every other day during the school day and/or after school (Tuesday & Thursday- full band, Wednesday, jazz band). One-half unit of elective credit is given for the course.
Congratulations to the following band and choir students for making the District Honor Band or District Honor Choir. District Youth Honor Choir Emily Anding, Julia Costa, Mia DiGiovanni, and Samantha White District Senior High Honor Choir Madison Adams, Elise Bourg, Lili Cerise, Pelarr Edwards, Molly Gaffney, Kamryn Gervais, Logan Jackson, Elise Karcher, Olivia Olson, Lindsey …Continue Reading
A Toast of Praise to the following band students for their outstanding performance in the District VI Honor Band Concert on January 22 at Tulane University’s Dixon Hall Theatre. Senior High Band: French Horn – Lan Le and Andrea Garces Oboe – Samantha Siliezar Trumpet – Alexis Favalora Junior High Band: Flute – Isabella Brockway …Continue Reading
St. Mary’s Dominican High School Band and Choir members represented Louisiana in a commemorative performance November 23 on the USS Missouri in Hawaii. The September 2, 1945 Japanese surrender ceremonies on the deck of the USS Missouri, signaled the end to World War II. The group’s performance, by invitation, featured “Thanks for the Memories” and …Continue Reading
St. Mary’s Dominican High School students took music honors at state and regional events for concert band, choir, chorale, and orchestra. Louisiana American Choral Directors’ Association All-State Senior High Honor Women’s Chorale – Cecilia Bourg, third year Loyola University/Colonel John Bourgeois High School Honor Band: Julia Giacona and Lan Le, third year Louisiana Music Educators Association …Continue Reading
Congratulations to St. Mary’s Dominican High School band and choir members for their performances in Louisiana Music Educators Association (LMEA) concerts and the Loyola University – Colonel John Bourgeois Senior High Honor Band. French hornists Andrea Garces (from left) and Lan Le performed in the Loyola University – Colonel John Bourgeois Senior High Honor Band. …Continue Reading
Congratulations to the Choir for their superior rating on their stage performance and an excellent rating in sight-reading at the LMEA State Choir Large Ensemble Assessment Festival. Their overall rating is superior. Congratulations to the following choir students for their performance at State Music Rally. 1. Ceci Bourg – Excellent rating for her High Vocal …Continue Reading
Congratulations DHS Band, Chorus, and Choir for their performance at LMEA!