• 5th/6th band:

    Students will be learning the basics on how to hold their instrument. How to play their instrumet. How to read music and working together as an ensemble to play together!

    5th band meets during specials Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

    6th band meets during specials Monday, Wednesday and Friday 

    7/8 band:

    In middle school band, students will be working on playing as an ensemble with more advanced music and developing their skills as intermiadate players. 

    Middle school band meets every day for 1st hour.

    Required materials for Band

    - Instrument

    - Clarinet/Saxophone will Constantly need Reeds. Clarinet will need reeds with a strength of 2 and saxophone reeds with a strength of 2.5 

    - 5/6 band will need Tradition of Excellence book 1

    -7/8 band will need a three ring binder for their music


    6/7/8 Choir

    6th Choir will meet during specials on Tuesday and Thursday 

    7/8 Chour will meet every day for the last class of the day 

    All students will be learning how to properly sing and read music while singing as an ensemble 


    If you ever have any questions or concerns please email me at Matthew.Walsh@dvusd.org