Welcome to GCES Band, Strings, and Chorus 2021-2022

Sun, 09/06/2020 - 11:23am

HCPSS Elementary Performing Arts Opportunities Band ~ Orchestra ~ Chorus

It’s a great time for your child to participate in the performing arts!

  • ●  Learn to play an instrument and/or sing

  • ●  Engage live and build relationships with peers and teachers

  • ●  Build a healthy, productive, and fun routine

  • ●  Develop a passion for music

  • ●  Emotional, social, and kinesthetic benefits

  • To sign up for band and strings click on this link: https://forms.gle/Yk2aAhJNp8tu5cKHA

  • Options for Every Child

Ensemble

Orchestra (Strings)

Band

Chorus

Who can participate

3rd, 4th, and 5th Graders

4th and 5th Graders

4th and 5th Graders

Participation options

Learn a string instrument

● Choose from violin, viola,

cello, or bass

Learn a woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument

● Choose from flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, percussion & more

Learn to sing

Instruction

2 Thirty minute live sessions a week

2 Thirty minute live sessions a week

1 Thirty minute live session a week

Students can participate in up to two (2) ensembles - band AND chorus; or orchestra AND chorus; but NOT band AND orchestra. Students can also choose just one ensemble.

What will your child learn?

Creativity and Expression Problem Solving Skills

Critical Thinking

Many Styles of Music

Fine Motor Skills

Intrinsic Motivation and Confidence Cultural Awareness

Attention to Detail and Precision And so much more!

Teamwork and Responsibility Performance and Presentation Time Management

 

To sign up for band and strings click on this link: https://forms.gle/Yk2aAhJNp8tu5cKHA

Questions? Contact the GCES Music Team:

Strings Teacher - Mr. Diener Michael_Diener@hcpss.org

Band Teacher - Mrs. Pretzello Natalie_Pretzello@hcpss.org

Chorus Teacher - Ms. Styer Claire_Styer@hcpss.org

Chorus Teacher - Ms. Shrader Joy_Shrader@hcpss.org

Strings Website                      Band Website