E.C.S. Band Page!
ECS Band Flamingo Flocking ~ May 1 ~ May 26
Information Coming Home Soon!
Dates You Need To Know:
Elementary (5/6) Band & Choir Concert ~ Monday May 8 ~ 7 p.m.
Jazz & 7-12 Choir Concert ~ Tuesday May 16 ~ 7:30 p.m.
Marching Band Reminders:
All students need black shoes (flats not acceptable; sneakers are best), black socks, and black pants (leggings not acceptable). Please let Miss Schmitt know ASAP if you need something.
Hair must be tied back; no jewelry allowed.
****Reminder that concert attire is black on bottom/white on top. Please let Miss Schmitt know if you have a concern. We have a few things in the Band Room that might help you. If families have found pants/black shoes to be in good condition but outgrown, feel free to send them in for our collection. This also applies to Marching Band - black pants, black socks & black shoes, preferably sneakers and/or comfortable shoes, are mandatory. Please do not wait until the last minute, you may not find what you want.****
Useful Music Links:
http://www.webmetronome.com/ - Online metronome to help you practice with a steady beat
http://www.nyssma.org/ - New York State School Music Association website
http://www.jwpepper.com/ - J.W. Pepper Music website (listen to all kinds of music that we play in rehearsal, and pick out your favorite for the next concert?!)
http://www.teoria.com/index.php - Online Music Theory & Ear Training to help you become a better musician