Richland Middle School Band
January 6th, 2021
Happy New Year!
We hope you had a happy and safe holiday break! Welcome to the Spring 2021 Semester!
This semester will be full of contests, challenging music, and FUN!
As always, please email Ms. Binkley with any questions: email@example.com
New Sectional Schedule (7th and 8th Grade only!) Starting next week!
Morning Sectional Time: 7:30-8:30 AM (meet at the back gate by the parking lot!)
Afternoon Sectional Time: 4:10-5:10 PM
Monday Morning- Wind Ensemble Horns
Monday Afternoon- Symphonic/Concert Band Alto Saxophones, Horns, and Clarinets
Tuesday Morning-Wind Ensemble Trumpets,
Tuesday Afternoon-Symphonic/Concert Band Trumpets, flutes and oboe
Wednesday Morning-Wind Ensemble Flute and oboe
Wednesday Afternoon- Symphonic/concert band- Low brass and low reeds
Thursday Morning-Wind Ensemble Clarinets
Thursday afternoon- Wind Ensemble Low Brass
Friday Morning- Wind Ensemble Saxophones
Online students are welcome to come in and attend in person or on zoom!
Formal Concert Uniform Needed by March 22nd-7th and 8th grade only
Formal concert uniform: SOLID BLACK dress shirt with buttons and collar- full length sleeves, Black dress pants (no leggings, no holes in the pants), Black Belt if your pants have belt loops, Black dress shoes (no tennis shoes), Ladies should wear black dress socks/stockings with their shoes.
This uniform will be what we perform in for all formal concerts and will be something needed for multiple events this spring! Please plan on having all uniform parts purchased by March 22nd. If you need any assistance, please let your band directors know!
6th Grade Band Karate
Students should be practicing 30 minutes daily to ensure on track progress. This semester there will be more performance grades in the gradebook.
Canvas and live Zooms
Zoom links can be found on the bottom of each Canvas home page (scroll to the bottom).
Zoom lessons with Binkley and Krause
Smart Music Class Codes
- Wind Ensemble (Varsity Band-6th period):KKZGP-MQKE3
- Symphonic Band (Non Varsity Band-7th period):FP2U4-KP74E
- Concert Band (sub non varsity Band-2nd period):AVREC-63REN
Band In person Class Schedule
RMS Band Bell Schedule- These are the times that online band students should plan on attending their zoom daily!
1st period- 8:40-9:23 Clarinet/Low Brass
2nd period-9:28-10:11 Trumpet/ Sub Non Varsity Band
3rd period-10:16-10:59 Saxophone/Trombone
4th period-11:04-12:24 Flute
5th period-12:54-1:36 Conference/Beginner Percussion
6th period-1:41-2:24 Varsity Band-Wind Ensemble
7th period-2:29-3:12 Non Varsity Band- Symphonic Band
8th period-3:17-4:00 Double Reeds/French Horn
To sign up: reach out to one of the following instructors:
Flute: Ms. Kalina- firstname.lastname@example.org
Clarinet: Ms. Gartin-Tessa.email@example.com
Saxophone: Mr. Zaboracfirstname.lastname@example.org
Trumpet: Mrs. Corsonemail@example.com
French Horn: Ms. Fiorinifirstname.lastname@example.org
Trombone,Euphonium or Tuba: Mr. Davisemail@example.com
Percussion: Mr. Symankfirstname.lastname@example.org