6-8 Grade Concert Band

Rehearsal Schedule:

  • Morning: Every Monday morning @ 7:15 am
  • During School: Every Thursday, period 1 (8:05 am – 8:55 am)
  • After School: All Concert Band after-school rehearsals will take place on selected Mondays from 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm in the NMS Band Room. Students must have a ride home at 3:30 pm.

Performance Schedule:

4th Grade Band/Chorus Concert
Wednesday, January 25
6:30pm @NMS Auditorium

Winter Concert (Grades 6-8 Only)
Thursday, January 25
6:30pm @NMS Auditorium

5th Grade Band/Chorus Concert
Tuesday, January 31
6:30pm @NMS Auditorium

MICCA Festival (Grades 7-8 Only)
March 21-April 2
Time & Location TBA

Memorial Day Activities
Saturday, May 27 Rehearsal TBA
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day Performance

5th Grade Band/Chorus Concert
Tuesday, May 30
6:30pm @NMS Auditorium

4th Grade Band/Chorus Concert
Wednesday, May 31
6:30pm @NMS Auditorium

Spring/End of Year Concert (Grades 6-8)
Thursday, June 8

6:30pm @NMS Auditorium

 


Student Resources:

Recordings to listen to & study:

  1. Summit 2:21
  2. A Childhood Hymn 3:12
  3. Portrait Of A Clown Frank Ticheli 2:12
  4. Ancient Voices 4:09
  5. 1-02 Celtic Air And Dance (Gr. 1) 3:23
  6. 1-06 Down A Country Lane 2:50
  7. 1-06 William Hines - Creed 4:28
  8. 1-09 Cumberland Cross 3:46
  9. Kentucky 1800 78 Band 4:18
  10. 1-13 Arabian Dances (Gr. 2.5) 3:12
  11. Rites of Tamburo 78 Band 4:16
  12. 2-01 Country Wildflowers - Daehn 3:00
  13. 2-01 Overture on a Shaker Tune 3:06
  14. 2-01 Portrait Of A Clown 2:16
  15. 2-03 The Red Balloon 2:58
  16. 2-06 Air (For Band) 3:36
  17. The Great Locomotive Chase Nissitissit Middle School 4:38
  18. 3-02 I Am 8:15
  19. 3-15 In The Forest Of The King - Le Furet 1:30
  20. 3-16 In The Forest Of The King - The Laurel Grove 4:39
  21. 3-17 In The Forest Of The King - King Dagobert 2:22
  22. 3-17 Train Heading West And Other Outdoor Scenes_ Solemn Ceremony - Timothy Broege 1:03
  23. 3-18 Train Heading West And Other Outdoor Scenes_ Rain On The Mountain - Timothy Broege 1:47
  24. 3-19 Train Heading West And Other Outdoor Scenes_ Train Heading West - Timothy Broege 1:50
  25. 4-04 Prarie Songs 4:32
  26. 05 Blues Machine 3:03
  27. 5-18 Torch Of Liberty (Gr. 3) 2:21
  28. Canterbury Coronation Nissitissit Middle School 0:32
  29. El Capitan 2:26
  30. Fanfare and Jubilee Nissitissit Middle School 3:02
  31. Harlem Nocturne Nissitissit Middle School 2:50
  32. Liberty March Nissitissit Middle School 0:32
  33. March of the Belgian Paratroopers Pierre Leemans/arr. James Swearingen 2:39
  34. Moscow, 1941 Nissitissit Middle School 4:22
  35. Omaha Beach Nissitissit Middle School 0:33
  36. Peace-Midwest 3:12
  37. Peace Frank Ticheli 3:07
  38. Shockwave Nissitissit Middle School 2:01
  39. Thriller [CB1.5] 2:16