Beginning Band is designed for students with limited or no experience on a band instrument. Students learn instrument assembly, tone production, basic musicianship, and ensemble skills. Performance opportunities include solo and ensemble festival(s), a winter concert, and a spring concert.
Mr. Jedele teaches the trumpet, french horn, low brass, and double reed classes.
Ms. Maletz teaches the flute, clarinet, saxophone, and low brass classes.
Mr. Brightwell teaches the percussion class.
Beginning Band Supply Lists
All Beginning Band Students:
1 inch black binder (black only please)
Pencil bag to fit inside binder
4 mechanical pencils and a highlighter
1 package of dividers (5 tabs)
Metronome and tuner.
Recording device (e.g. tablet, phone, computer, etc.)
Wire Music Stand (home practice only)
All supplies specific to instrument for proper maintenance
(e.g. valve oil, slide cream, reeds, etc.)
Beginning Band Resources