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6th Grade Band

6th Grade Band

Rehearsal and Lesson Structure:

  • Every Monday students will receive their small group pull-out lesson, throughout the day on a rotating schedule. 
  • Full group rehearsals are Wednesday during study skills.
  • Students that signed up for 6th grade jazz band will rehearse every Friday during study skills. 
Performance Calendar at a Glance:
Keep your eyes peeled for email communications as this page to change! 

• Breakfast with Santa/ PTA Holiday Fundraiser
     o Saturday, December 7th from 9:00-12:00 AM at the Evergreen Gym. Student perform in shifts determined by instrumentation.
• Holiday Concert
     o Wednesday, December 11th 
     o 5/6 grade ensembles starts 6:30 
     o 7/8, Jazz Band and Choir starts at 7:30
• Solo and Ensemble Contest through IGSMA
     o All day Saturday, February 15th 
     o Thayer J. Hill Middle School
     o All interested band students who would like to perform a solo or ensemble piece for this band contest may participate. Information and music selection will be accomplished during small group lessons. 
• Musical Week
     o Tech Week 3/16-3/19
     o Performances 3/20 and 3/21
• Red White and Beautiful
     o April 22nd, 6:30-8:00
     o All Ensembles, but this may change! 
• Celebrate Mom’s through Jazz
     o Friday, May 8th 
     o Dinner Fundraiser put on by the Benjamin Jazz Program
     o 6th grade jazz band and 7/8 jazz ensemble are performing as well other groups from the community
• Spring Concert
     o Thursday, May 14th 
     o 5/6 grade ensembles starts 6:30 
     o 7/8 and choir starts at 7:30