Northern Virginia Youth Winds


Guidelines and Expectations for Membership in Northern Virginia Youth Winds

All successful, goal oriented organizations can build a solid foundation for success on 3 simple expectations. All adults and students affiliated with NVYW are expected to:

1. Do their best.
2. Do what is right.
3. Treat everyone with dignity and respect.

These three items constitute the “rules of membership” for NVYW.

Additional expectations are founded on the understanding that membership in NVYW is sought and achieved through a demonstrated standard of excellence, on the individual and organizational level. Therefore it is understood and expected that members will meet and endorse the following:

•  Flawless attendance at rehearsals and events
•  Preparation of individual parts to facilitate interpretive-oriented rehearsals
•  Punctuality
•  Maintain a professional demeanor and rehearsal ethic at all rehearsals and performances
•  Provisioning: instruments, accessories, music, pencil
•  Meet obligations and expectations of the base school band and director
•  Maintain academic success in required and selected coursework
•  Encourage and support fellow members in seeking musical excellence

Contact Us

Northern Virginia Youth Winds
City of Fairfax Band Association
P.O. Box 1306
Fairfax, VA 22038-1306
571-336-CFBA (2322)

Northern Virginia Youth Winds represent the Educational Division of the City of Fairfax Band Association, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. Donations made to the association are tax deductible as provided by the United States federal tax code.

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