Welcome to 5th & 6th Grade BandConcert Date: Monday, December 10, 7pm. Stratford Road Elementary School
**Attention all 6th Grade Band Students
There will be a meeting to sign up for Band on Wednesday, September 12th - 9th period in Room 231 (The Band Room)
**Attention all 5th Grade Band Students
There will be a meeting to sign up for Band on Monday, September 17th - 9th period in Room 231 (The Band Room)
**Attention all 5th & 6th Grade Band Students
The 1st Band rehearsal with instruments will be held on Monday, September 24th – 9th period in Room 231 (The Band Room)
Mondays & Wednesdays Period 9, Room 231.
Instrumental Lesson SchedulePlease write your lesson times in your agenda.click to viewInformation
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.Please use "My School Bucks" for payment.Please click to read the instructions letter:Step 1 - Link to My School Bucks: www.myschoolbucks.comStep 2 - Link to Rental Bond Form: Bond Form*The Bond form should be completed once you have paid the fee and your child has received their instrument.
2 instruments are provided (one for home one for school) as they are too large to carry on the bus.
Instruments will be passed out at the 1st actual rehearsal with instruments on September 24th. Rental payments should be submitted by September 24th.
Band Music/Book/Scale Sheets
The Band Music will be passed out on September 24th – period 9
The Lesson Book and Scale Sheets will be passed out at the 1st instrumental lesson.
SuppliesA three ring binder with plastic sleeves is required to organize your band music.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.