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The Junior Knights Band Program (JKB) exists to provide opportunities for students in grades 5-8 to develop instrumental music skills and guide them in playing music for their Savior.


  • Weekly Private Lessons - 20 minute lessons at student's school
  • Instruments We Teach - Flute, Clarinet, *Oboe, *Basoon, Saxophone, Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba, **Percussion (*oboe and bassoon require one previous year of band instruction on a woodwind instrument; **percussion requires one previous year of piano instruction)
  • Sabre Band - (Beginner Band) All first-year band members are part of this large ensemble that meets at Luther High School
  • Lancer Band - All second through fourth-year players are part of this large ensemble that meets at Luther High School
  • Concerts - Students put their practice on display at concerts at the end of each group band session
  • Individual & Small Ensemble Opportunities - Students in grades 6-8 may participate in the regional WSMA Solo & Ensemble Festival.  JKB students also perform solos or small ensembles for the Spring Science and Fine Arts Fair.
  • Select Honors Groups - Students in grades 6-8 may be nominated for the annual WELS Middle School Honor Band. (Final selection is made by the WELS Honors Band Committee.)






If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact Miss Schmidt, Luther High School Band Director at (608) 783-5435, ext. 1322 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.