Rock Canyon Elementary Instrumental Music

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Band Classes

 

Beginning Band 

Beginning Band is available to all 4th & 5th Grade students in the Rock Canyon feeder area.   In this class, students will learn how to assemble, care for, and begin to play an instrument.  No previous instruction is required.  In band, students can learn to play woodwinds (flutes, oboes, clarinets, saxophones, bassoons) brass (trumpets, french horns, trombones, euphoniums/baritones, tubas) or percussion (snare drums, bells, and auxiliary percussion).  

 

Intermediate Band

Intermediate Band is available to all 4th & 5th Grade students in the Rock Canyon feeder area who completed Beginning Band last year or have equivalent experience.  In this class, students will continue to build their skills and learn to play more complex music in a variety of styles.  Previous experience is required.  

 

 

Class Options

 

Classes are offered for each school, but students are welcome to attend any option that best fits their schedules. 

 

Option 1:  Buffalo Ridge Band class at Buffalo Ridge

(Beginning & Intermediate at the same time)

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7:25 – 8:10 a.m.

Instructors: Mr. Stroman & Mr. Anema

Classes begin August 23 in the Gym.

 

Option 2: Redstone Band class at Redstone

Beginning Band: Tuesdays & every other Friday, 3:35 – 4:35 p.m.

Intermediate Band: Tuesdays & every other Friday, 3:35 - 4:45 p.m.  

Instructors: Mr. Snell & Mr. Simpson

Classes begin August 23 in the Music Room.  Tuesday, August 23 will be Beginners only.

  The first Friday for both Beginning and Intermediate is Sept. 2.


Option 3: Timber Trail Band class at Buffalo Ridge 

(Beginning & Intermediate at the same time)

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7:25 – 8:10 a.m.

Instructors: Mr. Stroman & Mr. Anema

Classes begin August 23 in the Gym at Buffalo Ridge.

 

Option 4: Wildcat Mountain Band class at Wildcat Mountain

Beginning Band: every other Monday & every Wednesday, 7:55 – 8:55 a.m.

Intermediate Band: (the other) every other Monday & every Wednesday, 7:55 – 8:55 a.m.

Instructors: Mr. Stroman & Mr. Simpson

        Classes begin August 24.  Aug. 24 is Beginning Band only.  The first Monday for Beginning

                Band is Sept. 12.  The first Monday for Intermediate Band is Aug. 29. 

         Monday classes meet in the Library. Wednesday classes meet in the Gym.