Divine Child’s numerous bands provide a great opportunity for our students to express themselves musically while making friendships that last a lifetime.
Calendar of Upcoming Events
|Home Football Game||September 3, 2015||7 p.m.||Crestwood High School|
|Home Football Game||September 12, 2015||1 p.m.||Crestwood High School|
|Home Football Game||September 18, 2015||7 p.m.||Crestwood High School|
|Homecoming Football Game||September 25, 2015||7 p.m.||Crestwood High School|
|Halloween Concert||October 25, 2015||3 p.m.||DCHS Auditorium|
|Christmas Concert||December 13, 2015||3 p.m.||DCHS Auditorium|
|Winter Winds Concert||February 28, 2016||3 p.m.||DCHS Auditorium|
|Spring Musical||April 21-24, 2016||Varies||DCHS Auditorium|
|Band 50th Anniversary Concert||May 15, 2016||3 p.m.||DCHS Auditorium|
Our award winning Falcon Marching Band is the pride of Divine Child. The Band supports our Falcon Football teams and other school organizations. Performances include all home football games, the school Homecoming Parade, the Dearborn Memorial Day Parade, the Detroit Thanksgiving Parade, and the M.S.B.O.A. marching band festival. This year the Band will travel to Walt Disney World.
The DC Pep Band is a smaller group of Marching Band members who travel to away football games, home hockey and basketball games, and perform at all school pep rallies. Our Pep Band is student run by seniors who are elected in the previous spring semester.
The symphonic band has grown to be one of southeast Michigan’s finest ensembles. The band performances concentrate on the finest in wind ensemble literature from Sousa to Bach, and from Tichelli to Ling. The Symphonic band performs 4 to 5 concerts a year, performs at M.S.B.O.A. district and state (qualifying) festivals, attends college clinics, and professional performances by major symphony orchestra’s and bands.
The DC Jazz Ensemble provides our students the opportunity to study and perform jazz music. With performances throughout the State of Michigan and Ohio, the DC Jazz Ensemble brings a touch of class to many events.
Divine Child’s Pit Orchestra assembles for the Divine Child High School’s Spring Musical. General orchestra instruments are used which include string, wind, and percussion. This is an auditioned group.