Band

 

OLW Band Program

“Better because we want to be”

Improving our skills and sharing out talents

Instrumental Music/Band   Mr. Rich Pancratz, Director

 

3rd Grade Recorder Class

3rd graders will have instruction in playing the recorder as a pre-band course.

Some of the skills covered are: Team building, music notation and note reading, music vocabulary,
music history, composers and performance.

Recorder class meets once a week for 40 minutes.

Performance opportunities include the Fall and Spring Instrument Concerts

 

Beginning Band

Beginning Band is offered for any grade 4th -8th grade. This group is for students with no prior experience on a Band instrument.

Beginning Band meets on Monday mornings at 7:15am in the school gym. Students receive one 40 minute group lesson per week during the school day on Mondays.

Performance opportunities include the Fall and Spring Instrumental Concerts, the Christmas Program
and the Memorial Day Parade

Beginning Band Registration Form

Beginning Band Music/Stand Order Form

Wind Ensemble

The Wind Ensemble is for students with at least one year of experience on a band instrument.

Wind Ensemble meets on Thursday mornings at 7:15am in the school gym. Students receive one 40 minute group lesson per week during the school day on Thursdays also.

Performance opportunities include the Fall and Spring Instrumental Concerts, the Christmas Program
and the Memorial Day Parade.

Wind Ensemble Registration Form