Metropolitan Youth Band

 

METRO YOUTH BAND & METRO PREP BAND

All MYGA participants must:
+ Be at least 12 years of age (8 years & up for Prep Band)
+ Actively attend a Salvation Army corps and/or LTMB Music Program *
+ Be recommended/endorsed by their corps officer
+ Be able to attend at least 5 of the 6 MYGA rehearsals and the MYGA Retreat

NOTE: Additional absences due to illness or emergency will also be excused. In certain circumstances, participation in special events and distribution of parts/solos may be affected because of attendance even if it is within this guideline

Preference will be given to musicians from corps within the Metropolitan Division

Additional Eligibility Requirements

METRO YOUTH BAND
+ Must be able to play American Instrumental Ensemble Series (AIES or ABES) Level III
+ Recommendation of corps officer, bandmaster, instructor and/or Divisional Music & Gospel Arts staff

 METRO PREPARATORY BAND

+ Must be 8 years of age or older
+ Must be actively participating in a Salvation Army music program in the Metropolitan Division
+ Recommendation of corps officer and/or Divisional Music & Gospel Arts staff