Middle School Band


Grade Level 6-8
For Credit (Y/N) N
Meeting Days Tuesday & Thursday
Meeting Times Elective / Activity Period
Sectionals: 1-2 times at lunch (click here to learn more)
Offered Full Year
Teachers Mr. John Riccobono, Mr. Doug Klatt

Course Description

Mr. Riccobono, along with Mr. Klatt, will continue to instruct participants in being skilled, committed band members.

Events & Topics

Middle School Band performs in two major school concerts each year in fall and spring. In addition, our Middle School Band is regularly invited to play at other schools. The band plays pieces such a “Lord of the Rings,” “The Lion King,” Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture,” “Pictures at an Exhibition,” “Pink Panther,” “Pirates of the Caribbean,” “Star Wars”, “The Avengers,” and more!

Skills & Benefits

Participating in Middle School band is an important stepping-stone for students. Through it, they get the requisite experience to participate in High School band.

Additional Resources

Music lessons offered before and after school.

Additional Requirements

Full rehearsals are Tuesday and Thursday during Activity / Elective Period and Monday after lunch. Brass sectional is Wednesday after lunch, and Woodwind sectional is Friday after lunch. Band members may participate in other Clubs during Activity and after lunch on the days they do not have rehearsal. We highly recommend that middle school band members attend a weekly lesson before or after school to continue improving their own playing and the overall sound of the band.

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8320 Ballard Rd, Niles, IL 60714
Tel: 847.375.0600 Fax: 847.375.0606
info@northridgeprep.org

Middle School Band

Middle School Band

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8320 Ballard Rd, Niles, IL 60714
Tel: 847.375.0600 Fax: 847.375.0606
info@northridgeprep.org