The UMS-Wright Band program includes the Marching Band and the Concert Band under the baton of band director Mrs. Melissa Jokerst.
The Marching Bulldogs will kick off the new arts season with an exciting football halftime show, Royalty, featuring music from Queen, Elvis (a.k.a. the King), and Michael Jackson (the Prince).
KUDOS AND CONGRATS
Congratulations to the Concert Band who earned an overall Superior rating at the spring 2016 ABA assessment and a Superior in sight reading. Kudos as well to participating band members who earned an impressive number of superior ratings at the ABA Solo/Ensemble Festival.
Kudos to members of the UMS-Wright Concert Bands and their director Mrs. Melissa Jokerst who earned Superior ratings in spring 2016 Solo & Ensemble competition.t who earned Superior ratings in spring 2016 Solo & Ensemble competition:
Ben Holston - solo; Justin Littlefield - solo; Ben Holston, Garrett Li, Justin Littlefield - ensemble
Jordan Chow - solo; Rachel Duthu - solo; Parks Moore, Stewart Whitehead - ensemble
Max Block - solo; Preston Alford - solo; Sarah Kane - solo; Dalton Turner - solo
Preston Alford - ensemble; Sarah Kane, Will Horn - Ensemble