The Symphonic Band is an auditioned ensemble within the Kirksville High School Band. The group is selected in October and meets the remainder of the year. The Symphonic Band focus on Grade 4 and 5 literature and performs at the Holiday Concert, MSHSAA State Large Ensemble Festival, and the Spring Concert. The Symphonic Band is directed by Mr. Hudson
Last year the Symphonic Band received a 1-Exemplary at the MSHSAA Large Ensemble Festival . The band performed “Abram’s Pursuit by David Holsinger and “Fantasy On a Japanese Folk Song” by Samuel Hazo.
The Symphonic Band meets daily at the William Matthew Middle School Bandroom 7:52-8:40