Concert Band- Grade 9, Period 6. (On schedules as Repertory Band) Concert band is a performance ensemble class that meets daily at Kennedy High School. Skills in ensemble playing, tuning, intonation, rhythmic ability , tone production, and music theory knowledge are apart of the curriculum. Each semester culminates in a Winter and Spring Concert. Students also part take in a NYC Music Trip which in the past has included workshops/programs with the NY Philharmonic. In addition, professional performances (ex: Broadway Shows) and visiting professional concert halls are an important part of the overall musical experience.