The Solana Beach School District Band is open to all fourth through sixth graders in the Solana Beach School District. Both the Beginning and Advanced Band will use Google Classroom and Zoom platforms with synchronous and asynchronous lessons.
Beginning Band meets Tuesdays between 3:30-5:30 p.m., October 20, 2020 - June 1, 2021. Students do not need any prior experience to join Beginning Band. The fall semester includes an hour of instrument specific coaching taught by qualified musicians each week for the first half of the year. Beginning Band students will need to purchase the book, Essential Elements for Band, Book 1, for their instrument selection.
Advanced Band meets Mondays between 3:30-5:30 p.m., October 19, 2020 - June 7, 2021. Students must have participated in Beginning Band, or have at least one year experience playing a band instrument before registering for Advanced Band.
Instrument Choices include flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, baritone, (trombone and percussion, Advanced Band only). Students need an instrument of their choice to participate which can be rented or purchased.
Band Tuition is $675.00 which includes 27 classes, two virtual concerts, and a band t-shirt.
Registration closes Thursday, October 15, 11:59 p.m. or sooner if classes fill up.