•              Murray Ave Music

    Murray Avenue School 
    7th and 8th Grade Band


    Attention 8th Grade: High School Jazz Auditions are available on Mr. Stroup and Mr. DeGeorge's Google Classroom.  Use the code: Zp4kgy to join and find all of the materials. Recordings are due on June 3rd by 11:59 PM. Best wishes!

     7th & 8th Gr Band Course Expectations

    Parent Acknowledgement Form

     Google Classroom Assessments

     Carpathia - due Friday January 25th

    On the Kerry Shore - due February 8th

    Cha'La - due March 1st

    Plaza De Toros - due March 22nd 

    Korobushka - due April 12th


    Doubler and Tripler Schedules

    BDF Rotation
    ACE Rotation

     May Calendar


    June Calendar  

    Spring Rehearsal Schedule

    Monday, February 11th

    Thursday, February 28th

    Wednesday, March 6th

    Monday, March 25th

    Thursday, April 4th

    Thursday, April 25th

    Wednesday, May 1st

    Monday, May 20th - Dorney Participants only 7:15-8 PM


    Spring Concert Repertoire




     Plaza de Toros  

     Remember Me  

     On the Kerry Shore  

    8th Grade: See You Again 


    Materials needed for all BAND classes:
    Instrument, Folder, 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 grease
    Trombone - slide cream/water spray bottle
    Percussion - Sticks (wooden tip - Vic Firth 5A or 5B)
    7th and 8th Grade Band
    Name of Activity:
     7th and 8th Grade Band
     Ms. Michelle Lillie-Beck
    Ms. Lillie's Phone Number:
     215-938-0230 ext. 3215
    Ms. Lillie-Beck's Email Address:
    Description of Club/Activity:
    Meeting Dates/Times:
    Ensemble Rehearsal:6:45-8 PM, calendar.
    Band Class: 46 min class every other day.
    Membership Criteria:  
    Link to Schedules:
     MAS Band Rehearsal/Concert Schedule
    Club/Activity Past Awards/Honors:
     Awarded  "Superior" rating at 2018 High Note Music Festival in Allentown, PA
    Additional Information:
    Homework Assignment Due:
    Concert Dress: Black shoes, black socks (or stockings), black dress pants, white dress shirt/blouse, ties are optional.
    Leggings, jeans, sneakers, and/or skirts are not permitted.