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Copy of Beginning Band Orientation

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Robert Thalhuber

on 26 January 2013

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photo (cc) Malte Sörensen @ flickr Welcome to Beginning Band
Orientation! Each student is different (braces, etc)
A band is like a football team...
All students start on a wind instrument
No percussion until later in the year
We want every student to feel successful! Choosing an instrument.. Must pick at least one from the following:
Alto Saxophone (only 3-4 students)
Bassoon (1 student only!) Instrument options: Woodwinds Must pick at least 1 from the following:
Later in the year, french horn! Instrument options: Brass No decisions made tonight!!!
... Next week... Most students rent
Instrument Fair @ CHMS 9/10 from 5-7
Harrison Music (Ms. Higby's favorite to work with! Free repairs!)
No Credit check,
$20 for first 3 months, $27.99/month afterward
Alto Sax: credit check required, $39.99/first 3 months Rent/Purchase Options Other rental options:
Sam Ash Music (Richmond)
Musician’s Dream (Colonial Heights)
Music & Arts (Richmond, Midlothian)
Hand me down instruments
Be careful about condition
Show to Harrison Music on Monday
Other things you will need to purchase:
Book ($8.95)
Wire Stand ($13)
Care supplies
Other options.. .. For students on free/reduced lunch..
All tubas, euphoniums, french horns, oboes, bassoons, bass clarinets are school owned (and students DO NOT need to be on free/reduced lunch to play these instruments!)
Please do not let money be the reason you get frustrated with band. Come talk to me. :) School instruments Turn in all forms to table (orange, green)
Sweatshirt money is not due tonight but will be accepted (yellow)
Keep pink and purple forms with you and bring them to your interview time. Forms, forms, and more forms! Practices and turns in all practice records (Wednesdays)
Attends all rehearsals and concerts (they count as a grade)
Is always prepared for class with instrument, book, and pencil
Is always excited to learn and be a part of BAND! A successful band student.. Optional but not required
AWESOME practice tool!
$36/ student subscription SmartMusic Always encourages their child to practice, even if sounds are not always pleasant
Sets up mini- concerts for child to show off to grandparents, family members, etc
Volunteers to help out with band boosters
Stays up to date with child's grade via ParentPortal A successful band parent...
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