Youth Pride Band
The South Florida Pride Bands is proud to announce the Thirteenth Annual Youth Pride Band program for 2023-2024. The band is open to all high school students in South Florida. Its purpose is to give students an opportunity to work with an outstanding artistic team and musician mentors, to network with other band students, to unite against bullying and to celebrate diversity through music.
The Youth Pride Band will be conducted by Chandler Wilson. Mr. Wilson is the Assistant Director of Athletic Bands and Assistant Professor of Music Education at Florida State University, and is an accomplished composer. Check out his website: www.ChandlerWilsonMusic.com. Also conducting will be Dan Bassett, Artistic Director of the South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble since 2006. Mr. Bassett is a Florida music educator with over 25 years’ experience and a founding member of the Youth Pride Band.
Rehearsals will occur at:
St. Mark’s Episcopal School
1750 East Oakland Park Blvd
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
Feb 4, 11 & 18 – 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Feb 24 – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Feb 25 – 3:00 pm call and 7:00 pm concert (dinner provided)
If you are interested in participating in the Youth Pride Band please fill out the online application. If you would like to volunteer with our organization, or donate to this worthy cause, please contact us by email at [email protected].
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