A class that studies the structure and foundation of music. Learn how music is composed and compose your own! If you plan to go to college for any type of music, this class is a must!
Learn to create digital music and work with sound systems in the AHS Music Tech Lab. The lab has 15 iMac Apple Computers, a full array of MIDI Keyboards, Digital Audio Converters, Mixers, Microphones, and PA Equipment. Creating Full Length Songs, Podcasts, and Field Recordings are just some of the many projects.
AP Music Theory
Advanced Music Theory. Using the Music Theory class as a starting point, this class dives into much more detail, styles, part writing, aural skills, solfege, and more. Students will take the AP Music Theory exam as part of this class and could earn college credit. You must complete the Music Theory course with appropriate grade to enroll in this course
At Allentown High School, Concert Band is offered as a class built into your normal school day schedule. The band works on varied repertoire for concerts, festivals and competitions. It is recommended that all incoming 9th graders enroll in this course! Don't take a year off!