John Adams

Middle School

7th Grade Bands
Welcome to 7th grade band!

September studies:
*Section and large ensemble team building.
*Review on how to assemble, care for, and handle the instrument properly, using necessary supplies to do so.
*Review on identifying repair needs on the instrument.
*Review on continuing a productive practice routine at home focusing on advancing skills.
*How to identify and practice measures of needed improvement in the band book and concert songs.
*How to read, count, and play: single eighth notes and rests.
*How to understand advancing tied notes (note releases, syncopation, etc.)
*How to count and play syncopation with the help of the instructor.

7th grade band handbook 2017-2018.pdf
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