Bands

Ensembles


Marching Band

 

The Bainbridge High School ‘Bearcat’ Marching Band is a traditional marching unit consisting of more than 220 members.  The Bainbridge High School Marching Band has established itself as one of the finest marching bands in the United States, being selected to perform in the Macy’s 75th Anniversary Thanksgiving Day Parade on 3 occasions, the Philadelphia  Thanksgiving Day Parade on 5 occasions, the Fiesta Flambeau Parade in San Antonio, the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Parade in Chicago, the National Cherry Blossom Parade in Washington D.C., and many other regional and national events, festivals, and competitions.   

 

 Symphonic Band

 

The Bainbridge High School Symphonic Band is a concert ensemble consisting of 6o to 70 members.  The members of this group are selected from auditions held each Fall. The Symphonic Band performs a wide range of music from varying styles and composers.  This ensemble performs for at least 3 major events each year. Christmas Concert, the Georgia Bandmasters Association Band Festival and our annual Spring Concert.  The Symphonic Band is also called on to perform for many community and school events.

 
Concert Band

 

The Bainbridge High School Concert Band is a concert ensemble consisting of 100-130 members.  This group is open to the anyone in the student body possessing the necessary skills to perform on a musical instrument used by a traditional concert band.  Placement in this group is determined by an open audition held during the Fall of each year.  The Concert Band performs a wide range of music from varying styles and composers. This ensemble performs for at least 3 major events each year. Christmas Concert, the Georgia Bandmasters Association Band Festival and our annual Spring Concert.  The Concert Band is also called on to perform for many community and school events.


Jazz Ensemble

The Bainbridge High School Jazz Ensemble consists of 18 to 20 members.  This ensemble performs a wide variety of jazz, blues, and swing styles.  The Jazz Ensemble members are selected by an audition held each Fall.  This group performs annually for a number of community and school activities. 

 

Jazz Band

The Bainbridge High School Jazz Band consists of 20 to 25 members.  This ensemble performs a wide variety of jazz, blues, swing and rock styles.  The Jazz Band is open to any current band member and is subject to an audition.  This group performs annually for a number of community and school activities.