Solo & Ensemble Festival
All Whitko Instrumental Music students are required to perform at Solo & Ensemble contest in late January/early February. Junior High and High School students will perform in their sections as an ensemble (Woodwind Choir, Brass Choir, Percussion Ensemble). High school ensembles will perform in Group 1. All students will also have the option to perform a solo in addition to their ensemble.
Junior High and High School percussion students will be participating in a standing percussion ensemble throughout the year. This ensemble will be specific to the marching band during marching season to provide these students additional rehearsal time, and all other students will join in following the marching season.