Wondering if you're close to lettering in band?

Band Letter Members in good standing of the Mankato West Band Program may earn a music letter with successful completion of the indicated number of the following activities:

 

■ Band

■ Jazz Band

■ Orchestral Winds

■ Lancers (2015)

■ Solo/Ensemble Contest

■ All State Band, Jazz or Orchestral Winds

■ Big Nine Select Band or Orchestral Winds Ensemble (WW Choir, Brass Choir, Perc. Ens.)

■ MAYSO

■ Honor Band (MBDA, GAC, MSU, etc...)

■ Band Officer

■ Section Leader

■ MAESL Pit Orchestra

■ Private Lessons

■ Played at ALL Pep Band events

 

How many of these must you have completed? Depends what year in school you are.

7 for FRESHMEN

6 for SOPHOMORES

5 for JUNIORS

4 for SENIOR (automatic with 4 years of consecutive band membership)

 

The West Music Directors reserve the right to withhold any awards