Courses Offered By the Music Department:
Band - This course involves the study of the basic fundamentals of instrumental music. Emphasis is placed on tone production, technical facility and rhythm skills. Members are expected to participate in all fund-raising events amd required performances. Students and parents of band students are required to sign contracts agreeing to abide by band rules and policies as stated in the band handbook.
Chorus - The student will perform quality choral literature in two, three and four parts representing a wide variety of styles and periods. Skills in sight singing and ear training, as well as reading music notations are developed. The study of good diction, correct posture and proper breath support is an important component of this course. Individual growth, as well as ensemble development, is encouraged.