|Kiski Area Bands|
Eighth Grade Concert Band
Directed by Mr. Steve Pachesky and co-taught by Mr. Shawn Pityk, The Kiski Area Eighth Grade Concert Band is an outstanding performance ensemble that consists of only 8th grade students. This group rehearses daily. The difficulty of literature performed by this group is medium (Grades 2-3). The Eighth Grade Concert Band performs a minimum of 2 concerts each year and also participates in a PMEA (Pennsylvania Music Educators Association) sponsored Music Performance Assessment each spring. This ensemble has continuously received Superior ratings at these festivals.