|Symphonic Band is Cooper‘s select ensemble, and it performs at numerous concerts, contests, and festivals. Attendance at all performances is mandatory. This group is dedicated to the fine performance of quality wind band repertoire. The ensemble tours every other year. Students will be expected to attend weekly small group lessons and practice their instrument outside of class. Members are encouraged to participate in Marching Band and attend six pep band events in the winter. Select members have an opportunity to perform orchestral literature with the Cooper Symphony Orchestra.