Welcome to the Grade 8 Band Website.
Welcome to Grade 8 Band!
Winter Concert - Monday, Dec. 19, at LHS, 7:00
students arrive: 6:30
Spring Concert - Monday, June 12, at WPHS, 7:00
students arrive 6:30
All Grade 8 Band students need to be fully prepared to play at every lesson and rehearsal.
That would include all of the following:
instrument in working order, pen, pencil, notebook, folder, Lesson Book, band music.
Pieces we have so far: After the Storm, Three Minute Nutcracker, Dreidl Adventure, Pictures From An Exhibition, The Thunderer, Star Spangled Banner, Illumination
The first three are for the concert on Dec. 19, plus the SSB
It is important to practice the scales with a metronome, available on my links page, or as a free app for any smart phone.
The speed for the scales is "120".
All students should be working on the Star Spangled banner.
The schedule/lesson calendar is posted on my site, in the band room, and in the Guidance Office.
Check out the links page for musical ideas.
The lesson schedule and lesson groups are posted on the Band Resources page.
Mr. Dashnaw - Director
site last updated: 12/07/16
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