Bayside Knights Band 

The Bayside "All-Star" Beginning Band meets in instrument specific classes from first period through 4 period every day. Mr. Mapp teaches Beginning Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Clarinet, and Saxophone. Mr. Walls teaches Beginning Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba, Trumpet, and Horn. Mr. Valdez teaches Beginning Percussion. In beginning band we emphasize fundamentals in tone production, rhythm, music reading, and music theory. The Bayside All-Star beginning band has a strong history of success: 


2011- Superior Rating Wet n' Wild Music Festival, Spring, Texas

2012- Superior Rating Wet n' Wild Music Festival, Spring, Texas

2013- Superior Rating, Best in class Runner up; Wet n' Wild Music Festival Spring, Texas

2014- Superior Rating, Overall Outstanding Beginning Band; Wet n' Wild Music Festival Spring, Texas

2015- Superior Rating, Best in class Runner up; Wet n' Wild Music Festival Spring Texas

2016- Superior Rating, Overall Outstanding Beginning Band; Wet n' Wild Music Festival Spring, Texas

2017- Superior Rating, Overall Outstanding Beginning Band, Shadow Creek Music Festival Pearland, Texas