The BRHS Concert Band and Wind Symphony, both under the direction of Brian Balch, are pleased to present a concert in preparation for their District Band Festival performance. Mr. Balch is in his 10th year as Director of bands at BRHS. The band program has a long history of awards and recognition at the state level, including seven performances at the Michigan Music Conference and many appearances at the Michigan Youth Arts Festival. The band program has two concert ensembles, a successful marching program, two jazz bands and a myriad of chamber ensembles. The Wind Symphony has over 40 consecutive years of Division 1 ratings at District and State Band and Orchestra Festival.