Band and Orchestra Overview
Why join Band or Orchestra?
Learning to play an instrument is fun!
Engage live and build relationships with teacher and peers
Build a healthy, productive, and fun routine
Does not conflict with other synchronous classes
Develop a passion for music
Emotional, social, and kinesthetic benefits
All students in band and orchestra...
Receive two 25 minute synchronous lessons per week on a fixed schedule
Receive one additional asychronous assignment per week
Will not miss any other classes to attend Band and Orchestra! Classes are scheduled during a student's asynchronous work times
Can be in both Band and Chorus, or both Orchestra and Chorus, but they cannot enroll in both Band and Orchestra
Grade Level Information
Students will have the opportunity to join the 3rd grade orchestra and learn to play Violin, Viola, or Cello. Go to the Instrument Demos page to see all these instruments in action!
Students who played a string instrument in 3rd grade can choose to continue on their string instrument, or switch to band. Students who did not play an instrument last year will have the opportunity to play a band instrument this year! Options are: Flute, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, or Percussion (snare drum and bell set). Go to the Instrument Demos page to see all of these instruments in action!
All students in 5th grade should sign up to continue the same instrument they played in 4th grade. If you are a 5th grader who has never played an instrument, please email Ms. Bryant before enrolling at email@example.com
Please contact Ms. Bryant at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ready to enroll?
Head to the registration page!