District Arts Information and Events
The Music In Our Schools Month Concert will be held at Boyd County High School Gymnasium on March 21, 2017 at 6:30 pm. Acts include the Boyd County Elementary Honors Choir, Middle School 6th Grade Band, Middle School 7th-8th Grade Band, Middle School Chorus, and the Boyd County High School Choir and Band. Be sure to join us. Admission is FREE!
Boyd County Elementary Schools will present
Boyd County's elementary schools have combined into a cast that will delight audiences and give many a nostalgic walk down memory lane. The Emmy Award-winning Saturday morning educational cartoon series and pop culture phenomenon is now the basis for one of the most fun musicals ever to hit the stage.
Shows will be performed on Monday, April 17 at 9:00 am and Tuesday, April 18th at 7:00 pm. All shows will take place at Boyd County High School's Alumni Auditorium.
Boyd County High School Music Ensembles
The concert band is the primary ensemble of the Boyd County High School Band Program. This ensemble rehearses 1st period during the school day. The BCHS Concert Band consistantly receives Distinguished ratings at the KMEA Band Festival. A large majority of the Concert Band members also continue to receive the highest ratings at Solo and Ensemble. To be a member of the band program wind players must be enrolled in the concert band class. Participation in marching band is required for all members of the concert band. Parents, please visit the Boyd County Band Boosters Assocation.
The Boyd County High School Concert Choir is the primary ensemble of the BCHS Choral Program. The Concert Choir focuses on building individual vocal technique as well as performing within the ensemble. This group has grown to become a family that works together toward mastery. The Concert Choir performs several times each year. They perform at the BCHS Veteran's Day Ceremonies, Football and Basketball games, Christmas Caroling, and special events at the request of Administrators and Community Organizations. The Concert Choir Performs a Christmas concert each year as well as their Spring Concert at the end of the school year. Many of the BCHS Concert Choir members continue to audition for, and participate in All-State and All-District Choir.
The Jazz Band is devoted to the study and performance of jazz music. The Jazz Ensemble will perform various times during the school year. To be a member of the Jazz Ensemble you must be enrolled in concert band (if you play a wind instrument) or Percussion Ensemble (If you play percussion) .
The basketball band rehearses one hour before selected basketball games. The purpose of the basketball band is to provide entertainment at basketball games and help cheer the basketball team on to victory. To be a member of the basketball band you must be enrolled in the concert band/percussion ensemble class. Participation in Basketball Band is required.
The marching band is a very important ensemble during the fall semester. The marching band provides entertainment for football games and other school/community events. To be a member of the marching band you must be enrolled in either the concert band or percussion class.
This class is designed to give our percussionist a well-rounded music education while at BCHS. During this class students will rehearse percussion ensemble literature, concert band literature, and marching band literature. The percussion ensemble is open to percussionist only. To be a member of the percussion ensemble you must be enrolled in the percussion ensemble class. Participation in marching band is required for all members of the percussion ensemble.
POP VOCAL STYLES ENSEMBLE (NEW Spring 2017)
The Pop Vocal Styles Ensemble will rehearse after school for one hour each week. This ensemble will explore many popular vocal styles including pop acapella, jazz, blues, ect... This ensemble will perform at select school and public events throughout the school year. This ensemble is open only to members who are enrolled in concert choir. To become part of this ensemble prospective members will participate in individual and group auditions.