The Winton Woods Band Program consists of nearly 375 students in grades 5-12. Band begins in the Fifth Grade where students learn the fundamentals of playing an instrument. In Sixth Grade, students begin playing more challenging, full ensemble music. Both Fifth and Sixth Grade Bands meet during the school day and perform a minimum of two concerts during the school year. The Middle School Concert Bands are split by grade level and perform a minimum of three concerts a year. An extra-curricular Middle School Jazz Band rehearses after school and performs throughout the district and the community. The High School Band Program begins the year with one Marching Band which meets during the school day and serves as a community pride group, performing at football games, parades, and civic performances. Following marching season, two Concert Bands meet during the school day and perform several concerts a year. Jazz Band, Basketball Pep Band, and Pit Orchestra are extra-curricular offerings at the High School.
All Concert Bands grades 7-12 perform for the Ohio Music Education Association Adjudicated Events. Students have the opportunity to perform at Solo & Ensemble and audition for District and State Honor Bands, as well as outside performing ensembles. Our students have been involved in such prestigious groups as The All-American Marching Band, Cincinnati Symphony Youth Orchestra, Cincinnati Youth Wind Ensemble, Junior Cincinnati Youth Wind Ensemble, Southwest Regional Orchestra, Cincinnati Brass Band, Northern Hills Bassoon Ensemble, NKU Tri-State Honor Band, and Wright State University Honor Band.