Our program consists of two ability-based concert bands, two ability-based jazz bands, marching and pep bands with dozens of performances each year.

Our program is regularly recognized for its excellence by the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association, local colleges and our community. Our program stresses the importance of student leadership, student relationships and personal excellence.

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The Bay City Western Band program's mission is to “Pursue excellence through music, as a family”.