The FHS Wind Ensemble advanced to the State Level in the Texas Music Educators Association Class 6A Honor Band competition. The Wind Ensemble won first place at the Area level receiving four out of five 1st place votes. The Area competition took place at Spring High School on June 24.
The State competition will take place on July 21 during the Texas Bandmaster’s Convention in San Antonio. There will be 14 bands from across the state in the final competition judged by 5 band directors. This is the first time the FHS Wind Ensemble has been able to compete in the 6A State Honor Band competition since it is an every other year event.
The FHS Wind Ensemble in the past was the 2006 and 2010 Class 4A State Honor Band.