Advanced Band only:

Football games:

  • 9-25 at Lee Hedges
  • 10-9 at Youree
  • 10-23 at Youree
  • 10-30 at Youree
  • 11-6 (TBA if applicable) League Playoff
  • 11-13 (TBA if applicable) City Championship

All football games start at 5pm. Please be at the band room at 4:30 for roll call. Please wear the band shirt or hoodie, khaki pants (or shorts), and comfortable shoes (school dress applies). All games should be over by 6:15. Cell phones are allowed at games for emergencies only. Please be prepared to pick-up students after the game by the band room (the north parking lot) by 6:15. 

If anyone is willing to take pictures of the band to post on social media, please call or text Mr. Wilson at (318) 218-4314, or email

Grades are given for tardies, behavior (character), participation, and all required performances.

In Mr. Wilson’s music class, two families of instruments are discussed: wind (air-powered) instruments, and percussion (struck) instruments.  Regardless of the instrument, students will learn to care for the instrument, read music, and play in a solo and ensemble setting. All beginning band students will play a wind instrument the first year.

All performances listed below are required for the Advanced Band.

  1. All football games listed above.
  2. Winter concert, 6pm, YDMS Auditorium, students to the band room by 5:50pm.
  3. Spring concert 6pm YDMS Auditorium, students to the band room by 5:50

Dress for concert performances:

Advanced band-Winter and Spring concert-Business casual. No semi-revealing clothing will be allowed on stage, please use good judgement.  All students participating in solo and ensemble, school dress is fine.

Call/text (318) 218-4314, or email if you have any questions.