Intermediate/Advanced Band is for students who have completed Beginning Band or at least two years of private lessons on their instrument. Instruction will focus on proper technique, advanced musicality, good rehearsal habits, and expanding students' level of musicianship through listening skills, sight reading, the introduction of minor key signatures, and music history. This course is designed for students in middle school and high school. This ensemble performs for KEYS Winter and Spring Concerts as well as events outside of KEYS throughout the year. Students in this ensemble may participate in the MOST by audition.
Standards of Excellence Book 2
Under Class Details, see the Class Attachment for a picture of the textbook.
Folding music stand to bring to KEYS
Metronome/tuner for at-home practice
Successful completion of Beginning Band or at least two years of private instruction with the approval of the instructor.
Parents are responsible for purchasing all textbooks and supplies before the first day of class.
Supply fees are due to each teacher on the first day of class. This fee covers materials, lab supplies, and other expenses incurred by the teacher. They are a one-time fee.
Please note the grade level for this class. Students younger than the recommended grade levels need special permission before signing up for the class. Please contact the office for more information.
What happens if a class is full? You may email email@example.com to be waitlisted.