Welcome to GCES Band, Strings, and Chorus 2024-2025

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

  • Options for Every Child


Orchestra (Strings)



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


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

Questions? Contact the GCES Music Team: