We are thrilled to offer beginning band and orchestra again this year! Orchestra (violin, viola, cello, & bass) starts in 4th grade and Band (flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, baritone, & percussion) starts in 5th grade. The Elementary Recruitment Rally for beginning band and orchestra students will take place this Thursday, September 2, starting at […]
Elementary band and orchestra has started in the Alton School District! Orchestra starts in 4th grade: violin, viola, cello, and bass.Band starts in 5th grade: flute, clarinet, oboe, saxophone, trumpet, French Horn, trombone, baritone, tuba, and percussion. Contact your school’s band or orchestra teacher for more information:Ms. Lindsey Wolfford, orchestra at East Elementarylwolfford@altonschool.org, 474-2086 Mr. […]
Need some help remembering how to put your instrument together at home? How to read the notes? Getting out a good sound? Check out www.beginningbandbootcamp.com for youtube videos that can help!
After your child has signed up for 5th grade band, this handbook has lots of valuable information for the beginning instrumentalist. Please read it, sign the band handbook agreement, and return it to school with your child. 5th grade Band Handbook
To find information about joining 5th grade band, please read the letter below, print the information sheet, and return it to school with your child. 5th Grade Recruitment Letter If you have any questions, feel free to contact your child’s band director: Lovejoy & East Elementaries Mr. Gary Banks email@example.com Lewis & Clark Elementary Ms. Alyssa […]