No. 1750 & 1751 Course Credit: 2 Grade Level: 9 - 12
Concert Band is the continued development of skills learned from the beginning through intermediate level. Students must complete three lessons a quarter, offered during, before and after school; in addition to rehearsals, concerts and pep games. Freshman and sophomores must complete 3 lessons per a quarter, Juniors 2 and Seniors 1. The Advanced Rubank Books volumes I and II, Modern School for Mallets and Alfred’s Drum Method Book II will be the primary literature source for lessons. All students should have completed their Essential Elements Book I and II prior to Concert Band; however, students can take summer band lessons or outside of school private lessons in the beginning of the year to complete this requirement. Concert Band is a year-long course & commitment and is graded accordingly.
- Teacher: Jonathon Laflamme