Patrick Marsh Middle School Band

Oct 18-22, 2022

Band Booster News

Hopefully you received a newsletter from the Band Boosters today. If not, here are some important items:

  • General Band Booster Meeting - Thursday, Nov. 4th, 6:30pm Everyone is invited! Short 30-minute online meeting. Agenda: Elections for Vice President and Vice Treasurer. Update on Fundraising Opportunities. Register for meeting on Booster Newsletter.

  • Bucky Books Sale is happening NOW until November 5th

  • FRUIT, CHEESE, SAUSAGE, & KRINGLE Sale - Starts Monday!!

    Twice a year the Sun Prairie Band Boosters offers fresh, delicious fruit for sale to the general public. New this year are Kringles! Students, parents and guardians earn a percentage of every sale for their band ledger.

  • Madison Marathon - November 14th

    Volunteer to cheer, encourage, and hand out waters & bananas to the Marathon Runners!

    Each volunteer earns credit into your Band Student's Ledger.


This Week In Band

Monday, Oct 25 (B Day)

Tuesday, Oct 26 (A Day) - 7th Jazz Saxes & Rhythm Section Only 7 am

Wednesday, Oct 27 (B Day)

Thursday, Oct 28 (A Day) - Full 7th Jazz 7 am

Friday, Oct. 29- (B Day)

**Make up lessons only this week. No regular scheduled lessons

Upcoming Dates

Sat, Nov 13 - Sun Prairie Honors Band (all day) - PVMS

Tue, Nov. 30 - Winter Band Concert - (7 pm) - HS PAC

Mon, Dec 6 - 6th Grade Jazz/Pep Band Starts- (3-4 PM) - PMMS

Thur, Jan 6 - EPOCH Sound Pep Band Night - (3-8 PM) - PMMS/SPHS

Previous Information

7th Jazz Off To A GREAT Start!

7th grade jazz began last Thursday. Rehearsals take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7 AM but please read the updated information below!


  • Please enter through Door #9 in the back of school by the band room.
  • TUESDAYS - Saxophones AND Rhythm Section Only
  • THURSDAYS - Full Jazz Ensemble

Thirteen PMMS Students Selected For Sun Prairie Middle School Honors Band!

Congratulations to the following thirteen students for being selected to the Sun Prairie Middle School Honors Band! These students will join other middle school students from Sun Prairie, Oregon, Waunakee, Appleton, Mt. Horeb, Middleton, and Fort Atkinson on Saturday, November 13th at Prairie View to rehearse with respected educator, Patty Schlafer. The students will present a concert that evening at 6:00 PM in the Prairie View Gym.

Selected Students:

Aaron Divney - Clarinet

Soren Eisner - Trumpet

Ava Flores - Oboe

Isabella Horan - Euphonium

Gabriella Horan - Flute

Kendyl Johnson - Tuba

Neely Jordan - Clarinet

Rebekah Lefeber - Clarinet

Elaina Nicodemus - Clarinet

Liam Scanlan - Trumpet

Macy Scherer - Percussion

Keegan Shields - Tuba

Faith Watson - Tenor Sax

Do You Have This Book?

All band students (except percussion) should have this lesson book. If your child does not, please purchase one on Amazon or Ward Brodt!

The book is called:

Student Instrumental Course Book 1 [add the name of your child's instrument]**

**Trumpets please get the "Cornet" book.

How Can I Find More Information?

Here is a link to our Band Website ( this is a great place to look if you ever have questions. We try to keep it updated with everything you would need.

Patrick Marsh Middle School Bands

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