Murray Avenue School
6th Grade Band
*Incoming 6th Grade Band Members, please join our Google Classroom with the code: oogcelm.
Over the summer, please cast your vote for the song you'll perform on the winter concert!
2018-19 6th Grade Band Course GuidelinesConcert RepertoireTo be announcedGoogle Classroom Assignments:
Materials needed for all BAND classes:Instrument, Folder, Essential Elements for Band Book, Band Music, Pencil, and the accessories listed below.Clarinet - Three or more Size 3 Reeds (Vandoren preferred)Saxophone - Three or more Size 3 Reeds (Vandoren preferred)French Horn, Trumpet, Baritone, Tuba - valve oil, tuning slide greaseTrombone - slide cream/water spray bottlePercussion - Sticks (wooden tip - Vic Firth 5A or 5B)Name of Activity:
6th Grade BandDirector: Ms. Michelle Lillie-BeckMs. Lillie's Phone Number: 215-938-0230 ext. 3215Ms. Lillie-Beck's Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.orgDescription of Club/Activity:
Studentsin 6th Grade Band will continue mastering tone production, posture, blend,balance, articulation and rhythm. New concepts will include mixed meters,triplets and 16th notes, expanding playing registers. Emphasis will be placed on learning to play with emotion. The class will prepare students for participation in 7th GradeBand.Meeting Dates/Times:Ensemble Rehearsal: 2:50- 4:05 EVERY MONDAY, starting 10/21/19
Band Class: One 46 min class every 6 day rotation.Officers:
NALink to Schedules:Club/Activity Past Awards/Honors:Required Concert Dress: Black shoes, black socks (or stockings),black dress pants, white dress shirt/blousePlease, no leggings, jeans, sneakers, or skirts!