This course is designed to give the student an enriching, comprehensive and relevant instrumental music education. This class provides many performance opportunities for the student in a variety of settings. The daily objective of the course is to foster and promote an appreciation and love for instrumental music as a performer and an active listener. As a member of the band program, group effort and cooperation are necessary to create a successful program. Band is a skilled effort in which each student is expected to show technical and musical growth throughout this course.
Click here to download the 2018-19 syllabus and the current Rehearsal Map for this band:
BEGINNER BAND (Junior High and High School) There is a $25 per semester class fee. No Audition Required. Every student is required to have the following materials:
The method book entitled Standard of Excellence: Book 1 for your student's instrument
1 inch SOLID BLACK binder
About 15 page protectors
Wind Players need the added Microphone
A Good Attitude
Beginning students only need to purchase the Performance Uniform. Please click HERE to be redirected to the Eagles Band Store Page. You will be purchasing the ALA Eagles Band Polo. You will need to get your own Gray Uniform Pants. Solid Black Dress Shoes are required, but you may get your own. Girls need to have closed toed dress shoes. NO BOOTS!
Students who have less than one year experience on an instrument will take a beginner class which will teach all the necessary fundamentals of maintaining and playing their instrument.
Concert Dates: Fall Concert: Monday, October 1 at 7pm Winter Concert: December 13, 14 at 7pm Spring Concert: Monday, March 4 at 7pm Final Concert: Monday, May 13 at 7pm