Program Info

This is your one stop shopping place for everything you need to know about the band program at Westwood Collegiate.

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1.    Course Outlines:   Jazz Band  Concert Band

2.    How to complete a successful chromatic scale in your audition:  Chromatics Explained

3.    Band Department Philosophy:  Philosophical Musings

4.    What you need to know to survive in Band:  Band Basics

5.    Frequently Asked Questions: FAQ

6.    Advice for sections and section leaders:  So you've been named section what?

7.   Sample Mid Term Playing Assessment

8.  Sample Performance Marking Rubric

9.  Sample Audition Marking Rubric

10.  Back in the Day we went to Europe

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  Conductor Nezet-Seguin schools audience in concert etiquette after cell phone interruptions. "Can we live without the damn phone for ...