West Brook SOUNDPOWER

8750 Phelan Blvd.

Beaumont, TX 77706

Welcome to
West Brook Band 

  REASONS TO JOIN BAND

WE HAVE FUN

WE MAKE LOTS OF FRIENDS

WE ARE CREATIVE AND EXPRESS OURSELVES

WE ARE A TEAM

WE SUPPORT EACH OTHER 

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS

TRIPS

AND MOST OF ALL...

WE ARE A FAMILY

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BANDS

 Concert Season

When students join the West Brook Band program, they are placed into one of three concert bands based on their ability.

Sheet Music

Wind Ensemble

The Wind Ensemble consists of advanced players and has a limited number of spots. This ensemble meets during the academic schedule. It is a mix of 9th-12th grade students. The Wind Ensemble participates in UIL events that require extra rehearsals to prepare. These students are encouraged to try out for Region 10 Band and participate in the UIL Solo and Ensemble Competition. They also perform in the Christmas and Spring Concerts.  The Wind Ensemble is under the direction of Mr. David McKinney

Symphonic Band 

The Symphonic Band consists of students of considerable playing abilities. This ensemble meets during the academic schedule. It is a mix of 9th-12th grade students. The Symphonic Band participates in UIL events that require extra rehearsals to prepare. They also perform in the Christmas and Spring Concerts. The Symphonic Band is under the direction of Mrs. Stephanie Alcantara 

SOUNDPOWER

SOUNDPOWER consists of all the woodwinds, brass, percussion, and color guard students.

SOUNDPOWER rehearses together after school during Marching Season. The marching band performs at school pep rallies, varsity football games (home and away), local parades, and marching band competitions. Our Marching Band is our most publicly visible ensemble and the students involved enjoy performing for large audiences from all around the state while maintaining a high level of musical and visual achievement

Concert Band

The Concert Band is an

ensemble that focuses on

 

playing fundamentals.

 

Reading skills and tone

 

production are the primary

 

focus of this band. The

 

ensemble meets during the

 

academic schedule. It is a mix

 

of 9th-12th grade students.

The Concert Band

performs in the Christmas and

Spring Concerts. No one is left

 

out! The Concert Band is under

 

the direction of Mr. David

 

McKinney and Mrs. Stephanie

 

Alcantara

Jazz Band

The Jazz Band is in

addition to regular band 

 

classes and is strictly by 

 

audition. The Jazz Band meets

 

during the academic schedule. It

 

is a mix of 9th-12th grade

 

students.

 

The Jazz Band participates in 

 

Solo and Ensemble competition, 

 

performs in the Christmas and

Spring Concert as well as other

community events. 

They may also participate in UIL 

 

sanctioned events.

 

The Jazz Band is under the 

direction of Mr. David McKinney