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St. Mary Cathedral School Bands

Blue & White  Band - 6th Grade
Begin the year with recorder; learn basic notes and rhythm reading. Students will then transition to traditional band instruments by October where they learn the basics of their particular instrument. Students in the Blue and White band participate in 2 concerts throughout the year. 

Snowbird Band - 7th Grade
This year students expand their knowledge of their instrument. They also strengthen their rhythm, extending the range and add different meters. They also learn how to march and play in parade formation and march at the Homecoming and St. Patrick's Day Parades. Students in the Snowbird band participate in 4 concerts throughout the year and have the opportunity to participate in Solo & Ensemble as well as Jazz Band. 

Cathedral Band - 8th Grade & High School
This year students put emphasis on tone control, scales and complex rhythms. They continue to work on the basics of marching and march at the Homecoming and St. Patrick's Day Parades. They also participate in 4 concerts throughout the year and have the opportunity to participate in Solo & Ensemble as well as Jazz Band.