Chaparral Elementary Instrumental Music

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Orchestra Classes
 Beginning Orchestra

Beginning Orchestra is available to all 4th, 5th & 6th Grade students in the Chaparral feeder area.   In this class, students will learn how to assemble, care for, and begin to play an instrument.  No previous instruction is required.  In orchestra, students can learn to play violin, viola, cello or string bass.


Intermediate Orchestra

Intermediate Orchestra is available to all 4th, 5th & 6th Grade students in the Chaparral feeder area.   In this class, students will build on their fundamental skills and learn to play more complex music in a variety of styles.  Previous experience, such as a year of completed beginning orchestra, is required.

 

Class Options

Classes are offered for each school, but students are welcome to attend any option that best fits their schedules.

 Option 1 - Cherokee Trail Orchestra classes at Cherokee Trail

        Beginning Orchestra: Tuesdays and some Thursdays, 7:15 - 8:30 a.m. 

        Intermediate Orchestra: Fridays and some Thursdays, 7:15 - 8:30 a.m.

        Instructor: Ms. Seaton

Classes begin Sept. 1 in the Cafeteria. 


Option 2 - Mammoth Heights Orchestra classes at Mammoth Heights

Beginning Orchestra: every other Monday & every Tuesday, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

        Intermediate Orchestra: every other Monday & every Thursday, 7:30 -8:30 a.m.

Instructor: Ms. Wire

Classes begin Aug. 31 in the Mobile. 

        The first Monday for both groups will be Sept. 18.

 

Option 3 - North Star Orchestra classes at North Star Academy

Beginning Orchestra: Wednesdays & every other Friday, 7:10 - 8:10 a.m.

Intermediate Orchestra: Thursdays & every other Friday, 7:10 - 8:10 a.m.

  Instructor: Ms. Mayes

Classes begin Aug. 31 in the Cafeteria. 

        The first Friday for Beginners is Sept. 1.  The first Friday for Intermediates is Sept. 8.

**This class is open to anyone through the 8th grade.

 

 Option 4 - Pine Grove Orchestra classes at Pine Grove

        Beginning Orchestra: Mondays and some Thursdays, 7:05 - 8:20 a.m.

        Intermediate Orchestra: Wednesdays and some Thursdays, 7:05 -8:20 a.m.

Instructor: Ms. Seaton

Classes begin Thursday, Aug. 31 in the Gym with Beginners only.  Intermediates will start on Sept. 6.

 

Option 5 - Pine Lane Orchestra classes at Pine Lane

Beginning Orchestra: Wednesdays & every other Thursday, 4:05 - 5:05 p.m. 

Intermediate Orchestra: Tuesdays & every other Thursday, 4:05 - 5:05 p.m.

Instructor: Ms. Wire

Classes begin August 31 in the Band/Orchestra Room. 

        Thursday, Aug. 31 is Beginning orchestra.

        Thursday, Sept. 7 is Intermediate orchestra.

 

Option 6 - Prairie Crossing Orchestra at Prairie Crossing

Beginning Orchestra: Wednesdays & every other Friday, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Intermediate Orchestra: Mondays, 3:35 - 4:35 p.m. & every other Friday, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Instructor: Ms. Wire

Classes begin Sept. 1 in the Library with Intermediates only.  Beginners will start Sept. 6.

        The next Friday, for both groups, will be Sept. 15.