Join Batavia Music

We feel strongly that there is a place for all students in Batavia Music. Please let us know how we can find a place for you in our music department.

BHS Music Promo Video with English Subtitles

Video promocional de música de BHS con subtítulos en español

How to Join

To join Batavia Music as an incoming 9th grader, please tell your counselor to sign you up for the following classes:

Band (woodwind or brass player) – “Symphonic Band”

Band (percussionist) – “Percussion 1”

Choir – “Chorale”

Orchestra – “Concert Orchestra”

If you are moving into the district and want to join music as an upperclassman, please E-Mail your future teacher and let them know. We will help you find a class that is perfect for you!

Band – Mr. Owen & Mr. Van Kley

Choir – Mr. Barsch

Orchestra – Mrs. Follin

Once you sign up for classes, please E-Mail your director to let them know you will be joining the music department!

What to expect

Audition Materials

Band/Percussion Audition Materials – available in December 2023

If you are moving into the district and want to join the band, E-Mail Mr. Owen as soon as possible (, and we will find a place for you and send you audition materials if desired.