Chaparral Elementary Instrumental Music

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Band Classes

Beginning Band

Beginning Band 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 band, students can learn to play woodwinds (flutes, oboes, clarinets, saxophones, bassoons) brass (trumpets, french horns, trombones, euphoniums/baritones, tubas) or percussion (snare drums, bells, and auxiliary percussion). 


Intermediate Band

Intermediate Band 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 completed year of Beginning Band, 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:  Band at Cherokee Trail

Beginning Band: Mondays & every other Friday, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Intermediate Band: Wednesdays & every other Friday, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Instructor: Mr. Simpson

Beginning Band starts Aug. 30.  

Intermediate Band starts Sept. 4.  


Option 2: Band at Mammoth Heights

Beginning Band: Thursdays & every other Monday, 3:35 - 4:35 p.m.

Intermediate Band: Wednesdays & every other Monday, 3:35 - 4:35 p.m.

Instructor: Mr. Wilkinson

Beginning Band starts Aug. 29.  

Intermediate Band starts Sept. 4.


Option 3: Band at North Star Academy**

Beginning Band: every other Tuesday & every Thursday, 7:10 - 8:10 a.m.

Intermediate Band: every other Tuesday & every Thursdays, 7:10 - 8:10 a.m.

Instructor: Mr. Bailey

Beginning Band starts Aug. 29.  

Intermediate Band starts Sept. 3.

**Please note this class is open to anyone through the 8th grade.


Option 4: Band at Pine Grove

 Beginning Band: Tuesdays and every other Friday, 3:20 - 4:20 p.m.

Intermediate Band Thursdays and every other Friday, 3:20 - 4:20 p.m.

Instructor: Mr. Bailey

Beginning Band starts Sept. 3.

Intermediate Band starts Sept. 5.  


Option 5: Band at Pine Lane

Beginning Band: Mondays & every other Friday, 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Intermediate Band: Tuesdays & every other Friday, 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Instructor: Ms. Gilchrist

Beginning Band starts Aug. 30.  

Intermediate Band starts Sept. 3.


Option 6: Band at Prairie Crossing

Beginning Band: Tuesdays & every other Friday, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Intermediate Band: Thursdays & every other Friday, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

Instructor: Mr. Simpson

Intermediate Band starts Aug. 29.  

Beginning Band starts Sept. 3.