It is my pleasure to teach the Sparta Fourth and Fifth Grade Bands.
Our HMS Musicians not only learn how to play with good sounds, to read music, and to perform, but we contribute our creativity, dedication, and JOY to the HMS Community.
Enjoy the Music around you!
Dear Parents & Guardians,
I hope all is well with you and your family. It is certainly strange not to be in school playing music with the bands, and I look forward to getting back together soon!
Our long-distance learning for band will take place through Google Classroom. Everyone should be able to find our band class after logging into Google Classroom. If your child has any difficulty, please contact me right away (firstname.lastname@example.org).
We will focus on the music already in your child's binder - warm ups, lesson & song books, band music, and bonus songs. To help your child keep track of playing at home, there is a Band Bingo board in Google Classroom - let's aim for a "bingo" each week. Along with the songs, there are activities through links as well as attached fun sheets, all within Google Classroom.
Enjoy the music, and please keep in touch. If your child is interested in playing with me via Skype or Facetime (or even over the phone), please contact me.
Take care, and I look forward to seeing everyone again soon.
Music is Alive & Well at HMS!
- March is National Music In Our Schools Month & Youth Art Month!
- Please scroll through this page for photos and recordings from this year. Visit the rest of our website for additional information regarding our band program.
- Upcoming Events Thank you for marking your calendars now for the following performances:
- Spring Band Concert - Wednesday, April 29 - 4th & 5th Grade Bands
- HMS Arts Night - Thursday, March 12 - 5th Grade - POSTPONED
- Memorial Day Assembly - May (date TBA) - Advanced Band
- Morning Announcements - on-going - 5th Grade - Your child may see me to sign up for a time slot. The updated schedule can be found on the "Lesson Schedule" page of this website.
- Please feel free to contact me with any questions!
Fourth Grade Band
Fifth Grade Band
Thank you, Mr. DeLuccio!
We wish you all the best as you continue on to Sparta High School!
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