Northridge Elementary Band

Northridge Elementary Band!

I am happy that your child is part of the band program at NRE.  See below for the current rehearsal schedule. 

Our first concert is Thursday, December 14 at 6:30 pm in the Northridge Gym.  Students should report to the music room at 6:00 pm for warmup and tuning.  For more details, check your emails from Mrs. Watkins.

Questions?  Email Mrs. Watkins at

Rehearsal Schedule for Fall, 2023

All rehearsals are from 7:30 - 8:25 am

Beginning Band Intermediate Band

Thursday, Sept. 7 Wednesday, Sept. 13

Tuesday, Sept. 12 Wednesday, Sept. 20

Thursday, Sept. 14 Thursday, Sept. 21 (Advanced Band only)

Tuesday, Sept. 19 Wednesday, Sept. 27

Tuesday, Sept. 26 Monday, Oct. 2

Thursday, Sept. 28 Wednesday, Oct. 4

Tuesday, Oct. 3 Wednesday, Oct. 11

Thursday, Oct. 5

Friday, Oct. 6 Wednesday, Nov. 8

Tuesday, Oct. 10 Monday, Nov. 13

Thursday, Oct. 12 Wednesday, Nov. 15

Tuesday, Nov. 7 Friday, Nov. 17 (Advanced Band only)

Thursday, Nov. 9 Monday, Nov. 27

Tuesday, Nov. 14 Wednesday, Nov. 29

Thursday, Nov. 16

Tuesday, Nov. 28 Wednesday, Dec. 6

Thursday, Nov. 30 Friday, Dec. 8 (Advanced only)

Friday, Dec. 1

Tuesday, Dec. 5 Monday, Dec. 11

Thursday, Dec. 7 Wednesday, Dec. 13

Tuesday, Dec. 12 Thursday evening, Dec. 14 concert!!

Thursday, Dec. 14 morning practice & evening concert

Tuesday, Dec. 19 Wednesday, Dec. 20

Band will resume again after Winter Break on Tuesday, Jan. 9 for beginners and Wednesday, Jan. 10 for intermediates.

Questions?  Email Mrs. Watkins at

Here are recordings of two of our pieces for Intermediate Band class.  "Christmas Bits and Pieces" will be played by our Advanced 6th Grade students on the Dec. 14 concert.  "Silverado" is for all Intermediate/Advanced students and will be performed on the January 23, 2024 Mountain Vista Feeder Festival.