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    MUSIC F.A.Q.'S

     
    Q: Who Can Join Band:?
    A: Any 4th grade student.
     
    Q: What Band instruments can students play?
    A: Baritone, Clarinet, Flute, French Horn, Oboe, Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet, Percussion (Bell Kit),
        * All band students will need the book Standards of Excellence for their instrument. 
           Example:    Standards of Excellence for Clarinet

    All lessons begin in September.  Band begins in January.

    Q: Who can Join Orchestra:
    A: Students may begin the orchestra program in 3rd or 4th grade.
           *All 3rd & 4th grade students will need the book Essential Elements for Strings, Book 1 for their appropriate instrument
             
    All lessons & Fourth Grade orchestra begin in September.  Third Grade Orchestra begins in January.

    Q: What Orchestra instruments can students play:
    A: Cello, Viola, Violin
     
    Q: Where can I rent/buy an instrument?
    A: Some local Music Vendors are: Music & Arts, Taylor's Music, Troubadour Music - However families may choose any vendors they wish.
     
    Q: Who can join Chorus:
    A: 3rd & 4th grade students are able to join chorus beginning in September.
     
     Q: What is our Concert Attire:
    Barnes & Noble Winter, Surrey Services Spring Concert & In-school Concerts:
    Jeans & the HES Rock's T-shirt

    Morning Winter Concert:
    Festive dress attire.

    Spring Concert:
     
    Boys: White dess shirt or polo,  Black pants (no jeans), black shoes (no sneakers).
     
    Girls: White blouse or top (no tank-tops), Black bottoms (pants, dress, or skirt), black shoes (no sneakers).
     
    Q: How can I sign-up for band, chorus, or orchestra:
    A: Click here:   

    https://www.tesd.net/HEmusic