Welcome to Mr. Kluge's WMS Band Page

2017/2018 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE

Thursday, October 26th, 7pm: Fall Concert
Wednesday, December 6th, 7pm: Winter Concert
Saturday, February 24th: Solo & Ensemble Contest
Tuesday, February 27th, 7pm: Jazz Cafe
Friday, April 20th - Saturday, April 21st: Band Tour
Thursday, April 26th: Spring Concert
Thursday, May 24th: Jazz Ensemble District Tour
Wednesday, July 4th: Westchester 4th of July Parade

*Additional Performance Opportunities May Be Added*


Newsflash: 
  • REHEARSAL SCHEDULE FOR THE WEEK OF FEB 19th:     Monday the 19th- NO SCHOOL                                       Tuesday the 20th- Jazz Ensemble @ 7:15am                 Tuesday the 20th- Symphonic Band @ 3:00pm             Wednesday the 21st- Concert Band @ 7:15am           Thursday the 22nd- Concert Band @ 7:15am               Friday the 23rd- Symphonic Band @ 7:15am
  • Solo & Ensemble Contest is on SATURDAY, FEB. 24th.
  • Jazz Cafe is on TUESDAY, FEB. 27th.    
  • PLEASE GO TO YOUR APP STORE and get the free "BANDMATE" app for your smartphone or tablet.
  • ALL WMS BAND STUDENTS need a free Smartmusic account.  Here are the instructions for signing up:       SMART MUSIC SIGN-UP INSTRUCTIONS
  • Subscribe to my YouTube channel, the "BandKluge" Channel!
  • Please "LIKE" the "Arts Thrive in the Westchester Public Schools" Facebook Page.
  • SIGN-UP INSTRUCTIONS FOR "REMIND" TEXTS:               Symphonic Band Remind                                              Concert Band Remind                                                  Jazz Ensemble Remind
     
For more information, please see sidebar links to the left      or  scroll down.





SYMPHONIC BAND INFORMATION

Zero Hour Rehearsal Schedule:

Tuesdays & Fridays at 7:15 a.m.  PLEASE ARRIVE BETWEEN 7:00 a.m. & 7:10 a.m. Students need to be in their seat and READY TO REHEARSE at 7:15 a.m. 

S.B. PRACTICING ASSIGNMENTS                                        Smartmusic Assignments
CONCERT BAND INFORMATION

Zero Hour Rehearsal Schedule:  
 
Wednesdays & Thursdays at 7:15 a.m. PLEASE ARRIVE BETWEEN 7:00 a.m. & 7:10 a.m. Students need to be in their seat and READY TO REHEARSE at 7:15 a.m.

C.B. PRACTICING ASSIGNMENTS                                          Smartmusic Assignments                                                                                      
JAZZ ENSEMBLE INFORMATION

Zero Hour Rehearsal Schedule:  

Mondays at 7:15 a.m.  PLEASE ARRIVE BETWEEN 7:00 a.m. & 7:10 a.m. Students need to be in their seat and READY TO REHEARSE at 7:15 a.m.  

*Jazz Ensemble will also meet daily during "E Period". 

JAZZ PRACTICING ASSIGNMENTS 

*Audition Music for interested NEW members is posted in the file cabinet.  The audio for the music can be found under the audio/video link.