Bradley Central Band


  • Bradley Central Middle School Band

     

    Congratulations to all the bands at Contest 2017/2018

    6th Concert Band - I, I, I = I

    Jazz Band - I, I, I = I

    Symphonic Band - I, I, I = I  Best of Day award!

  • 6th Grade Concert Band

    • The Concert Band is the 6th grade band.  
    • These students are in their second year of playing but quickly develop into a good sounding group.
    • They perform a few concerts during the year and participate in the IESA Music Contests. 
    • Students learn the basic principals of musicianship quickly and develop the sense of pride and musical accomplishment we are known for at Bradley Central.
    • The Concert Band has a long history of Superior ratings at the IESA Organizational Contest.
    2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2114, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992.
     
     

    Symphonic Band

    • The Bradley Central Symphonic Band is the 7th and 8th grade band.
    • They participate in concerts, contests, parades and other community events.  
    • This band has a steady performance schedule throughout the year and respresents our school well with a high level of pride and musical accomplishment.   
    • The Symphonic Band has a long history of Superior ratings at the IESA Organizational Contest.
    2018 "Best of Day", 2017, 2016 "Best of Day", 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 "Best of Day", 2009 , 2008 "Best of Day", 2007 "Best of Day", 2006, 2005, 2004, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1983, 1981, 1980, 1978, 1977. 
     

    Jazz Band

    • The Jazz Band is a select group of 7th and 8th grade Band Students. 
    • They rehearse at 7am every Thursday morning throughout the school year.
    • They perform at area contests and festivals. 
    • The Jazz Band has a long history of Superior ratings at the IESA Organizational Contest.
    2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009 "Best of Day", 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2002, 2001, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1986, 1985, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1976.

  • Bradley Central Band Classroom Rules
    • Be on time and prepared for class.
    • Bring your instrument, music, a pencil and a good attitude to every rehearsal.
    • Listen to the director's instruction and follow them to the best of your ability.  
    • Respect your fellow students. 
    • Treat each other as you would wish to be treated.  
    • Don't play or talk when the director is talking. 
    • Instructions made to others will often apply to you. 
    • How our band looks to others is shaped by YOUR actions. 
    • Always show your pride in OUR organization.