The BMHS Music dept offers a wide diversity of courses including, orchestra/band, chorus, recording studio, AP Music theory, and guitar ensemble.
Orchestra, guitar ensemble and chorus work throughout the year to produce 3 major concerts as well as provide music for monthly masses.
Recording Studio focusses on creating individual and collaborative audio/visual projects and teaches skills for live audio.
AP Music Theory teaches the fundamentals of music and its early creation.
The Guitar program includes, Guitar I, II, and Honors Guitar Ensemble and has been nationally recognized by the Guitar Foundation of America (America’s leading guitar organization) as one of six high school programs in the country to be college-prep certified. The GFA Certification Program is for for-credit, pre-college guitar programs in public and private schools in the United States and represent GFA's standard of excellence in guitar education.
Throughout the year students are given the opportunity to work with professional guest musicians from around the nation.
See this article in the National Association of Music Educators.