Here is some information you may find relevant.
General Music meets twice a week for 45 mins. However….
there are extra music classes that meet in the music room from 7:30-8:15am:
- Monday – Chorus with Ms. Adria Mele-Smith.
- Monday- Advanced String Quartet 2:30-3:15
- Tuesdays – MCCPS Band with Ms. Mele-Smith.
- Wednesday –Strings with Ms. Ashley Offret.
- Thursdays – MCCPS Band 5th-8th with Ms. Mele-Smith
- Fridays –Chorus with Ms. Adria Mele-Smith.
You may participate in any of these classes as long as you are committed to doing your best, attending all classes/concerts, and practicing frequently at home. Practice commitment letters will go home soon. Music Extravaganzas are twice a year (dates to be announced). The MCCPS Band, and the MCCPS Chorus will attend the Six Flags Competition on June 9th, as well.
Private lessons are recommended for all instruments. Feel free to ask Ms. Mele-Smith for more recommendations. Some follow:
Drums: John Georges 781-492-2877
Clarinet, flute, saxophone Barry Fleisher 978-535-2544
Trumpet, French horn or trombone: Garrret Savluk 978-604-1966
Guitar: Mike Mele email@example.com
strings: Ashley Offret Ashley.firstname.lastname@example.org
Piano, vocal coaching, clarinet, composition. email@example.com
Most any instrument: Marblehead and Salem School of Music 781-639-7070 or www.marbleheadmusic.net
Here are some other music enrichments offered and the moment.
- Mondays- Percussion
- Tuesdays Found Sound/Junkyard Percussion
- Thursdays -Guitar
- Fridays- Jazz Band
- The MCCPS Musical
- more to be announced
Every Wednesday morning is Music Morning from 7:45-8am. Feel free to join us to hear the talent featured here at MCCPS! Want to perform? Volunteer? Donate? We are currently in need of more keyboards, keyboard stands, quarter inch adapters, headphones for keyboards, microphones, and money for Chorus scores. Remember that donations are tax deductible. Contact Adria at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Please keep in mind that the Music Concerts serve to raise money for the music classes. 100% of the proceeds are to purchase materials for the kids.
Looking forward to a fun year of music at MCCPS!