Current Announcements:

Solo and Ensemble MPA for selected students only will be on Thursday, May 11th. We will leave school at 11am and return to the parking lot of Cane River Middle School at approximately 7pm that same day. Students will not need to dress in the band concert uniform for this performance. 

Please make sure your child has reeds, valve and slide oil. They can be purchased online, or at any music store. These items can not be provided by the school, and are necessary for playing an instrument. 
Local music stores: 
Majestic Music in Spruce Pine (on lower street)
The Music Box in Burnsville (call ahead as their hours vary)
Dixieland Music in Weaverville (Roses/Publix shopping center)
The Music Center in Asheville (Hamrick's shopping center)
The Guitar Center in Asheville (Whole Foods shopping center, near Asheville Mall)
Musician's Workshop in Asheville (on Merrimon Avenue)

Students should take time now to do cleaning and maintenance on instruments. Below is a link to step by step instructions:

Please make sure your child has his/her instrument every time class meets.  
Monday/Wednesday/alternating Fridays: 6th grade woodwinds, 7th grade band, 8th grade band
Tuesday/Thursday/alternating Fridays:6th grade brass, 7th grade jazz band, 8th grade jazz band