Bishop McNamara High School will be CLOSED Wednesday, February 20, 2019. Be sure to review our Weather Closing Policy for information about delayed openings, school closings and early dismissals.
We will post all information on our ALERTS Page as they are made available.
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The Band and Orchestra program at Bishop McNamara High School has a reputation for excellence throughout the metropolitan Washington, DC area. The study of instrumental music is an important component to providing the students with a comprehensive music education. The students in the BMHS band program are consistently challenged to cultivate their individual talents and abilities all while building relationships through group performance.
It is the goal of our Band and Orchestra Program to foster a sense of belonging, artistic expression, aesthetic awareness, and an overall appreciation for music.
The Fine Arts Christmas Festival - December 7th and 8th at 7:00 pm in the Main Gym
Band & Orchestra Courses
Symphonic Band - College Prep & Honors
String Orchestra - College Prep & Honors
Wind Ensemble - College Prep & Honors
For Full Course Offerings & Descriptions: