WELCOME TO THE ESSEX FELLS SCHOOL ORCHESTRA NEWS PAGE.
Morning Orchestra reheasal is scheduled
for Tuesday (3-28-23).
See you there.
Hello and welcome to the Instrumental Band Program
All 3rd - 6th grade students are welcomed.
Instrumental lessons will start this week.
Please bring in your instrument if you have it at home, and we will schedule a lesson on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Fridays.
Mondays: Intermediate Band Lessons
Tuesdays: Beginner & Intermediate String Lessons
Fridays: Beginner Band Lessons
4-6 grade Morning Orchestra Rehearsals will begin in October.
Instrumental lessons are back!
Your child will be pulled from class, once a week. (based on a rotating schedule)
Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns.
Thank you for your support!
Why Play a String Instrument??
You can play ANY style of music on a string instrument. This can include classical, jazz, country, bluegrass, pop, hip-hop, rock, mariachi, and others.
Every culture in the world has string instruments and values the art of string in- strument playing. The violin family of instruments has not changed in design in hundreds of years. You are part of a centuries-old tradition.
Learning to play an instrument will give you something you can enjoy doing your entire life!
Here are some famous people that played a string instrument:
Thomas Jefferson – played the violin
Benjamin Franklin - played the guitar & violin
Woodrow Wilson - played the cello & violin
Jimi Hendrix - played the guitar & viola
Meryl Streep - plays the violin
Tony Hawk - plays the violin
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Trogani