HCISD Middle School All-City Band:

Clinic/Concert: December 10, 2019                                            Time: 9:00am-4:00pm                                                            Concert: 6:00pm  


Tryout Procedures:

Selection of the All-City Middle School Band will be based on the results of the current year TMEA Region Band results.  (Instrumentation will/may vary depending on number of entries)

Tryout Material:

The All-City tryout music is the same material used for the current TMEA MS Region Band Auditions.


Only eligible 6-8 grade students attending HCISD middle schools or private/home schools in the HCISD school zone are eligible for All-City. (Private/Home school students must declare interest by email to HCISD Director of Music Programs no later than 3 weeks prior to All-City Event).


Students earning a chair in All-City MS Band and participate in the clinic/concert earn a PATCH.

HCISD Middle School All-City Band Instrumentation

The band has a total of 96 students. The instrumentation is as follows:

Flute – 10                               Bass Clarinet – 2                              Cornet – 10

Oboe – 2                                 Contra Alto Clarinet – 2                French Horn –8

Bassoon – 2                            Alto Sax – 6                                      Trombone – 8

Clarinet – 16                          Tenor Sax – 3                                    Baritone – 6

Alto Clarinet – 2                   Bari Sax – 2                                       Tuba – 6  

                                                                                                                 Percussion – 9

*other instruments may be added if necessary for performance of selected repertoire