Symphonic Band

All Freshmen band students are members of the ELHS Symphonic Band, unless otherwise appointed by the Band Director. This class is the transitional and developmental level band to Grade V and VI music. The band has had a very successful record at State Concert Festival, never bringing home anything less than an “Excellent,” and eight out of the past twelve years has earned “Superior” ratings. The Symphonic Band is the “growing” area for the Wind Ensemble and the Marching Band.

Wind Ensemble

The Wind Ensemble is a very selective advanced level group of young musicians. This band is the Grade V and VI level concert ensemble at ELHS.  Generally this ensemble is comprised of juniors and senior that have exemplified a high level of acheivement on their instrument.  This ensemble boasts many years of “Superior” ratings at State Concert Band MPAs.  Admission to the Wind Ensemble is by audition or Director recommendation only.