Walnut Street Band

Welcome To Band!

I am excited to welcome you into the 2022-2023 school year! This year will provide exciting challenges and learning experiences, along with concerts, and festivals. By taking band at Walnut Street, your will learn skills like collaboration, innovation, problem solving, commitment, and self-expression.

4th and 5th Grade band meets every Tuesday and Thursday morning starting Tuesday October 4th 2022.


Winter Concert - Tuesday December 20th 2022, 7:00PM

NYSSMA - May 12-13 2023 (Uniondale High School)

Spring Concert - Thursday May 18th 2023, 6:30PM

Welcome Letter and Information:

Welcome Letter 2022-2023.docx

About the Teacher

Welcome all Walnut Street Students and families! My name is Ms. Rodriguez and I am the proud band teacher for 3rd-5th grade students at Walnut Street School! I have been working for the district for three years, and have been teaching for six. I am a proud graduate of the Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, where I studied trombone music education and performance. I am also an avid board game enthusiast and mother of my dog, Daphne, and cat, Graham. I look forward to working with you all this year!