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  • Band - Grade 6

    Interested in keeping up your musical skills this summer? Check out the Summer Music Academy. Taught by Robbinsdale Area Schools teachers, these classes are a great chance to keep playing your instrument in the summer in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. During Summer Music Academy, you can look to:Great music! Both band and orchestra play a great variety of terrific pieces.Concerts! Enjoy a concert at the end of each session with new music each time.Activities & Games! After working separately in your ensembles, spend part of each day doing a variety of activities and games together.Individual Lesson! Thanks to the terrific work of volunteers from Cooper & Armstrong, you work one-on-one with an experienced player.For more information, speak with your school's band or orchestra teacher. Make arrangements with your school's band or orchestra teacher before the end of school if you need to use a school instrument over the summer.Band - Grade 6Prereq. Completed Grade 5 band.The price of each session is $105. SAVE by signing a student up for any two sessions and pay only $199. Students on Free or Reduced Lunch pay $49 per session. Instruments: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Sax, Trumpet, French, Horn, Trombone, Baritone, Tuba, Percussion
  • Beginning Band (Gr 5, 6-8)

    Are you planning to sign up for band or orchestra at your elementary school next fall? Or are you a middle school student who would like to join your school's Band or Orchestra? Exploratory classes for beginning band players will take place from June 18-22. Learn instrumental basics, with all instruments on loan from the district for this session. Students who wish to rent a district instrument for the school year must wait until the year begins. Beginning Band - Have you ever wanted to learn to play a band instrument? Try a variety of band instruments under the direction of an experienced band director and begin the process of learning to read music. Once the school year begins, you will work with your school band director to choose your band instrument. Get a jump start on the upcoming school year.The price of each session is $105. SAVE by signing a student up for any two sessions and pay only $199. Students on Free or Reduced Lunch pay $49 per session.Instruments to try: flute, clarinet, trumpet, trombone and perhaps bells (basic starter percussion). If your student has a particular interest or has already obtained an instrument, we'll work with whatever they bring.
  • Beginning Orchestra (Gr 4, 5-8)

    Are you planning to sign up for band or orchestra at your elementary school next fall? Or are you a middle school student who would like to join your school's Band or Orchestra? Exploratory classes for beginning players will take place from August 8-19. Learn instrumental basics, with all instruments on loan from the district for this session. Students who wish to rent a district instrument for the school year must wait until the year begins.Beginning Orchestra - Students who are interested in playing string instruments in your school orchestra should check out this class! Play a variety of instruments, and decide on what instrument suits you best to launch the new school year. This is a great opportunity to get involved in orchestra.The price of each session is $105. SAVE by signing a student up for any two sessions and pay only $199. Students on Free or Reduced Lunch pay $49 per session.
  • Chamber Strings (Grades 7-9)

    Taught by Robbinsdale Area Schools teachers, this is a continuation of the regular school year's learning and fun. It includes rehearsals, games and other fun activities just for summer. A special performance will be held on the last day of each session. Sign up for one or more sessions (new music each session). For more information, speak with your band or orchestra teacher. Make arrangements with your band or orchestra teacher before the end of school if you need to use a school instrument for the summer. The price of each session is $105. SAVE by signing a student up for any two sessions and pay only $199. Students on Free or Reduced Lunch pay $35 per session. Chamber Strings (Grades 7-9)Prereq. Completed Grade 6 orchestra. Enjoy playing great music in two- to six-person ensembles. Perform chamber music, develop small group skills and explore musical styles.Instruments: violin, viola, cello, bass
  • Concert Band (Grades 7-9)

    Interested in keeping up your musical skills this summer? Check out the Summer Music Academy. Taught by Robbinsdale Area Schools teachers, these classes are a great chance to keep playing your instrument in the summer in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. During Summer Music Academy, you can look to: Great music! Both band and orchestra play a great variety of terrific pieces. Concerts! Enjoy a concert at the end of each session with new music each time. Activities & Games! After working separately in your ensembles, spend part of each day doing a variety of activities and games together. Individual Lesson! Thanks to the terrific work of volunteers from Cooper & Armstrong, you work one-on-one with an experienced player. For more information, speak with your school's band or orchestra teacher. Make arrangements with your school's band or orchestra teacher before the end of school if you need to use a school instrument over the summer. Concert Band - Grade 7-9 Prereq. Two or more years of band experience. All band instruments are welcome. The price of each session is $105. SAVE by signing a student up for any two sessions and pay only $199. Students on Free or Reduced Lunch pay $35 per session.Instruments: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Sax, Trumpet, French, Horn, Trombone, Baritone, Tuba, Percussion
  • Jazz Band (Grades 7-9)

    Interested in keeping up your musical skills this summer? Check out the Summer Music Academy. Taught by Robbinsdale Area Schools teachers, these classes are a great chance to keep playing your instrument in the summer in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. During Summer Music Academy, you can look to: Great music! Both band and orchestra play a great variety of terrific pieces. Concerts! Enjoy a concert at the end of each session with new music each time. Activities & Games! After working separately in your ensembles, spend part of each day doing a variety of activities and games together. Individual Lesson! Thanks to the terrific work of volunteers from Cooper & Armstrong, you work one-on-one with an experienced player. For more information, speak with your school's band or orchestra teacher. Make arrangements with your school's band or orchestra teacher before the end of school if you need to use a school instrument over the summer. Jazz Band (Grades 7-9) This jazz band is for those students who have been playing their instruments at least two years. Instrumentation typically includes: Saxophone (all), Trumpet, Trombone, Baritone, Piano, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar and Drums. Other instruments may be included with permission from instructor.  The price of each session is $105. SAVE by signing a student up for any two sessions and pay only $199. Students on Free or Reduced Lunch pay $49 per session.Instruments: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Sax, Trumpet, French, Horn, Trombone, Baritone, Tuba, Percussion, bass guitar, guitar and a piano player.
  • Orchestra Camp (Grades 5-6)

    Interested in keeping up your musical skills this summer? Check out the Summer Music Academy. Taught by Robbinsdale Area Schools teachers, these classes are a great chance to keep playing your instrument in the summer in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. During Summer Music Academy, you can look to:Great music! Both band and orchestra play a great variety of terrific pieces.Concerts! Enjoy a concert at the end of each session with new music each time.Activities & Games! After working separately in your ensembles, spend part of each day doing a variety of activities and games together.Individual Lesson! Thanks to the terrific work of volunteers from Cooper & Armstrong, you work one-on-one with an experienced player.For more information, speak with your school's band or orchestra teacher. Make arrangements with your school's band or orchestra teacher before the end of school if you need to use a school instrument over the summer.Orchestra Camp (Grades 5-6)Prereq. Completed Grade 4 or 5 orchestra.Instruments: violin, viola, cello, bassThe price of each session is $105. SAVE by signing a student up for any two sessions and pay only $199. Students on Free or Reduced Lunch pay $35 per session.