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Places to Play
- Bellingham Alumni Band
The Bellingham High School Alumni Band was formed to carry the spirit of the “Red Raider Band.” It performs year-round in parades and concerts to the joy of our community.
- Jansen Art Center Monday Night Jazz Ensemble
This course is open to experienced high school – adult participants wishing to perform in a “big band” style jazz ensemble.
- Mount Baker Youth Symphony
Mt. Baker Youth Symphony (MBYS) is an organization that provides a wholesome and stimulating environment for talented and gifted young musicians. An emphasis is placed on creating an atmosphere that encourages, challenges and develops potential.
- North Cascades Concert Band
The North Cascades Concert Band performs regularly throughout the Northwest playing a wide variety of concert band music. NCCB is comprised of musicians from throughout the northern region of Western Washington.
- North Sound Youth Symphony
North Sound Youth Symphony, based in Bellingham, WA, consists of over 100 young musicians, ages 9 to 22, from Blaine, Ferndale, Lynden, Mount Baker, Bellingham, and Whatcom County.
- Swing Connection
Swing Connection performs popular dance music and concert music from the Big Band Swing Era.
- Whatcom Symphony Orchestra
Over the past four decades, the Whatcom Symphony has grown into a nationally-recognized orchestra, attracting acclaim from audiences, critics and artists.
- Whatcom Wind Ensemble
The Whatcom Wind Ensemble was formed in April 2008 when a group of wind players felt the need for a high quality community wind ensemble. The ensemble members include but are not limited to community members, music educators, university and high school st
- Whatcom Youth Jazz Band
Under the direction of Mark Kelly, The Jazz Project’s Bellingham Youth Jazz Band begins its thirteenth year as a Jazz Project program.