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Lafayette, LA 70508
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Ensembles

The Comeaux Band is comprised of many different ensembles.  The ensembles cover a large spectrum from marching and concert bands to Percussion Ensemble and Chamber Music, as well as, Dance and Color Guard, the Comeaux Band Program offers it all.  The band program is proud to present many opportunities for students to perform in various settings.

Wind Symphony

The Comeaux Wind Symphony is the premier performing ensemble in the Comeaux Band Program.  This ensemble is comprised of the finest wind and percussion students in the program.  The Wind Symphony performs music literature of the highest level, ranging from orchestral transcriptions, standards in the band idiom, as well as, recently composed band works.  Having performed at the local, state and national level, at band conventions, festivals and contests, the reputation of the Wind Symphony as a superb concert ensemble is held in high esteem.  click here for Personnel 2016-17

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Symphonic Band

The Comeaux Symphonic Band is the second concert ensemble in the band program.  Students continue to hone their skills on their individual instruments in Symphonic band, while performing music literature of high quality.  Participation at local, state and national levels have found the Symphonic Band receiving superior ratings.  click here for  Personnel 2016-17

Concert Band

The Concert Band is comprised primarily of freshman and sophomore wind and percussion students.  Occasionally upperclassmen may find themselves in this ensemble.  In addition to working in method books to advance the student’s technical ability on their instrument, the ensemble also performs music literature of an appropriate level for educational purposes.
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Marching Band

The Comeaux Marching Band (the Spectacular Band from Spartan Land) is the most visible ensemble in the Comeaux Band Program.  This ensemble performs at all Comeaux football games, both home and away, as well as local and out-of-state band festivals and contests.    The Spartan Band has performed at such events as; the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Tournament of Roses Parade, the Hollywood Christmas Parade and the 2005 Peach Bowl in which it was chosen as the Honor Band, and parades in Disney World.  The Comeaux Marching Band has received numerous superior ratings in competitive marching festivals and is considered to be one of the finest marching bands in south Louisiana. click here for    Personnel 2016-17

Color Guard

The Comeaux Color Guard is comprised of interested students who, after audition in May, are chosen as members of the following year's guard.  These students add the "flash" to the field by learning to spin flags, rifle and sabers, as well as, performing necessary dance in the band's field show.  Members of the Color Guard are also members of the Winter Guard.  See the category on the home page titled Winter Guard for more info.  click here for  Personnel 2016-17

RHYTHM IN BLUE

Rhythm in Bleu, the Comeaux Band Program Dance Line, is comprised of sixteen students who, after audition in May, are chosen as members of the dance line.  These students perform with the marching band at home and away football games, home basketball games, as well as, school pep ralllies/assemblies and local events.  In addition to these performances Rhythm in Bleu is a competitive line participating in local, state or national competitions.          Personnel 2016-17

Small Ensembles

In the Spring semester the Comeaux Band Program offers students the opportunity to participate in the "Small Ensemble" program.  This is a opportunity for students to perform in small ensembles usually of a homogeneous nature.  Instructors, mostly ULL music students and some retired directors coach the various ensembles for one hour per week for about ten weeks.  At the end of the program, usually the beginning of April, there is a Recital Night, where all ensembles perform.  Small Ensembles Personnel 2014-15.

COMEAUX ENSMEMBLES

LARGE ENSEMBLES

SPECTACULAR BAND FROM SPARTAN LAND Marching Band 

WIND SYMPHONY

SYMPHONIC BAND

CONCERT BAND

WINTER GUARD

SMALL ENSEMBLES

Brass Quintet

Clarinet Choir

Flute Choir

Horn Choir

Low Brass Ensemble

Percussion Ensemble

Saxophone Quartet

Trumpet Choir

Woodwind Quintet

 

 

 

 

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