High School Bands

Marching Red Hawks

The Marching Red Hawks is one of the largest student organization on campus with 120 students involved. Marching Band begins with summer band camp during the month of August, which all participants are require to attend. Once school starts the Marching Band rehearses daily in class as well as one evening rehearsal a week The Marching REd Hawks perform at pregame and halftime of all football games. and competes in 5-6 competitions on Saturdays during the fall in the Michigan Competing Band Association (MCBA).

Wind Ensemble

The Wind Ensemble features the finest musicians in the Cedar Springs Band Program. The Wind Ensemble begins meeting in November and is made up of students from all grade levels. The Wind Ensemble performs the finest wind literature and continues the development of refined, professional skills. The Wind Ensemble will perform 3-4 concerts throughout the school year and during the month of March is a participant in the MSBOA Band Festival. This select group will also participate in outside musical opportunities when they present themselves.

Symphonic Band

The Symphonic Band is one of two concert bands in the Cedar Springs High School band program.  The Symphonic Band begins meeting in November and is made up of students from all grade levels.  The Concert Band focuses on developing and refining instrument playing skills and performing quality music literature.  The Concert Band will perform 3-4 concerts throughout the school year and during the month of March is a participant in the MSBOA Band Festival.

Jazz Band

The Jazz Band is a co-curricular ensemble of the Cedar Springs High School band program. The Jazz Band begins meeting in November and is made up of students from all grade levels. The band focuses on rehearsing and performing the various styles of jazz, R & B, swing, rock, fusion, etc., and will perform at several concerts and events throughout the year.