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High School: (716) 939-2554

Band

Led by Mrs. Stephanie Serrano, explores instrumental music from the twentieth century through study and performance.  Students have the opportunity to learn the performance foundations of the flute, trumpet, clarinet, saxophone, trombone, or percussion. All students must enroll in instrumental lessons.  Instrumental studies will incorporate the study of expression, technical accuracy, tone quality, and articulation. 

The core curriculum emphasizes the basics of instrumental technique, sight reading, listening, composing, improvising, analyzing music theory, and music history.