5th Grade Band

About the Beginning Band Program

The 5th graders at All Saints Elementary are given the opportunity to join the beginning band program. Students are offered several different instrument choices including flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, trombone and percussion. 

Students attend group rehearsal twice a week after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:35-4:15 PM. Students also receive 1 lesson during the school day each week.

* Fall 2018:

Band is a graded coursestudents receive points for attending weekly lesson and rehearsals, completing assigned benchmarks and concert performances. * 

Students will learn technique, tone, rhythm, posture, pitch and musical expression.  Students need to practice at home in order to be successful at learning their instrument.  


First rehearsal: Tuesday, August 28th 

First weekly lesson: Tuesday, August 28th 

  • Students will be assigned a weekly lesson time on Tuesday or Friday.  

5th Grade Band will perform on the following concerts: 

FalBand Concert and Spring Music Concert 


Other optional performances: 

Barnes and Noble small group performances: December TBD  

City Solo and Ensemble Contest: TBD

Young Musicians' Honor Band: February TBD  

Coe College Band: April TBD 


* indicates changes for the 2018-2019 school year *