Welcome to 5th & 6th Grade BandWelcome Back!!5th Grade Band students:Meeting: Monday, September 11, 2017 in Room 231 - period 9*If you missed this meeting please check in with Mr. Galante to confirm your registration.---Your parents may also contact Mr. Galante by email to confirm registration - email@example.com Grade Band students:Meeting: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 in Room 231 - period 9*If you missed this meeting please check in with Mr. Galante to confirm your registration.---Your parents may also contact Mr. Galante by email to confirm registration - firstname.lastname@example.org & 6th Grade Band Students Combined1st rehearsal with instruments:Monday, September 18, 2017 in Room 231 - period 9*District rental instruments, sheet music, and lesson schedules will be passed out at this rehearsal.*Starting Monday September 18th all rehearsals are scheduled for Mondays and Wednesdays period 9 in room 231.click to view or downloadInformation
The following instruments are not provided by the school and should be rented or purchased from a store of your choosing.
Suggested Brands: Gemeinhardt, Armstrong, Yamaha, Selmer Bundy and Vito.ClarinetSuggested Brands: Yamaha, Selmer Bundy, Vito and Buffet.
Suggested Brands: Yamaha, Selmer Bundy and Vito.
TrumpetSuggested Brands: Bach, Yamaha and Bundy.
Percussion/Drums: set of snare sticks and a drum pad with stand for home practice
Recommended Sticks: Vic Firth American Custom SD1 JR. Concert Snare Sticks or Vic Firth American Classic 5A.
Recommended Drum Pad with Stand: Remo Practice Pad with Stand
Band students should also acquire a music stand for home practicing.
click to view or downloadThe following instruments may be rented from the school for a fee of $50 payable to POBCSD
2 instruments are provided (one for home one for school) as they are too large to carry on the bus.
District rental forms will be passed out at the band meetings.
Instruments will be passed out at the 1st actual rehearsal with instruments on September 18th. Rental forms with payment should be turned in on September 18th.
Band Music/Book/Scale Sheets
The Band Music will be passed out on September 18th – period 9
The Lesson Book and Scale Sheets will be passed out at the 1st instrumental lesson.
SuppliesA three ring binder is with plastic sleeves is required to organize your band music.
Please go to Google Classroom to view the Lesson Schedule.Please write your lesson times in your agenda.Percussion StudentsYou will be assigned a specific percussion instrument for each piece of music we play, please review the percussion instrument names.click to viewNote Reading/Fingerings Flash CardsClefs/Rhythms Flash Cards*Band Music Listening Assignment*(click to listen)An online metronome ideal for quick and easy use while practicing music, this music tool helps with your rhythm as well as tempo selections.