Instrumental Music

Evolving musicians at Bishop Grimes, enrolled in Instrumental Music classes, are prepared for college and careers in music. This comprehensive program includes lessons in concert band as well as extracurricular jazz and pep band programs.  As part of the curriculum, students perform through a variety of performances at various school functions and public events throughout the year.

The following Instrumental Music classes and after school activities are offered at Bishop Grimes.

  • Concert Band:  Offered during the school day; counts as one music credit for students. Students perform in two concerts and various events throughout the school year.
  • Jazz Band:  Offered as an extracurricular activity after school. Students perform at various school and community functions.
  • Pep Band:  Offered as an extracurricular activity after school. Students perform at various school events and at the Bishop Grimes Girls Varsity Basketball games.
    • Check out the pictures from the Pep Band and Chorus’ appearance at the Syracuse Crunch Hockey game on December 3.

Click on the links to hear the BG Pep Band playing at the Syracuse Crunch Hockey Game. Clip #1  Clip #2

  • Symphonic Band:  Offered an an instrumental music ensemble elective course for students of all grade levels that meets daily for credit and performs multiple concerts throughout the school year for the Bishop Grimes Community.