Sacramento Preparatory Music Academy is proud to present… SPMA Concert Band
Directed by: Stephen Bingen (Tuesday Evenings 6pm to 7:30pm)
- SUMMER 19′ (8 WEEK SESSION – June 4 – July 23, 2019)
- Session 1 (10 WEEK SESSION – JULY 30 – OCT 1, 2019)
- Session 2 (10 WEEK SESSION – OCT 8 – DEC 17, 2019)
- Session 3 (10 WEEK SESSION – JAN 7 – MAR 10, 2020)
- Session 4 (10 WEEK SESSION – MAR 17 – MAY 26, 2020)
The Sac Prep Concert Band will be an opportunity for 5th through 8th graders to hone their musical skills in preparation for High School Band. We will accept students with at least one year of experience playing one the following instruments:
Flute, Clarinet, Oboe, Saxophone, Trumpet, French Horn, Baritone/Euphonium, Trombone, Tuba, Electric Bass, and Concert Percussion (not drum set).
Students should have at least one year of experience on their instrument and should be comfortable playing the first 8 notes without hesitation, along with familiarity with whole notes, quarter notes, eighth notes, dotted half, and dotted quarter. Percussion students should be comfortable playing 16th notes and should be able to read treble clef and play a mallet instrument.
90-minute classes will take place on a weekly basis and will consist of a brief warm-up, a short music theory lesson, followed by rehearsal of 3 to 5 musical pieces to be performed for the parents on the last lesson of the session.
Tuition for this 8-week Summer Session is $200 Tuition for 10-Week Sessions are $250 : Checks payable to “SPMA”