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Welcome to the Music Department at the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind!  We serve over 200 students across campus through classes, lessons, and performing groups.  Classes currently include Guitar, Band, Chorus, and Music Technology.  We teach lessons on all of the instruments, including band, strings, voice, piano, and percussion.  We have many opportunities for group participation and performing - OuttaSight, N'Vision, Drum Line, and Elementary Music Theatre are some of the most popular.  

We firmly believe in the power of music to shape the whole child...to help make him or her independent, happy, and full of self-esteem and self-discipline.  Music is a very powerful influence in the lives of students.  Take a look around the site for more information about our Department.  Thanks for checking us out!
News & Events

Blind Cadence Drumline Auditions
Auditions for Drumline will take place on
Wednesday, September 5 beginning at 3:45PM.
Prior experience not required.
If offered one of the 12 positions, commitment to
weekly rehearsals and all performances is a must.

Outta Sight and N'Vision Auditions
Auditions for Outta Sight and N'Vision will take place 
on Thursday, August 30 at 7:00PM
in the Music Building Auditorium.
Students should come with something prepared
on their instrument of choice (vocal, drums, guitar, keyboard, other).
Be aware that being offered and accepting a spot in the ensemble
requires a full-year committment.

Welcome new music teacher
Mrs. Laura Apel!
Mrs. Apel joins the Music Dept staff and will be teaching
High School Chorus, Middle School Keyboard,
and Elementary General Music

Change in Music Lessons for 2018-19 School Year
Music lessons will no longer be offered on a pull-out basis
for the upcoming school year. There will be some lessons
offered during after school hours. 

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