7th & 8th Grade Band and
7th Grade General Music
I am Emily Johnson, the Band Director at JFK and at General Herkimer. Welcome to the Middle School and welcome back! Please feel free to contact me for any reason, I have an open door policy and look forward to talking with you.
Our Winter concert is December 18th, 2018 and our Spring concert is May 22nd, 2019. It will be held at the JFK Auditorium at 7pm. The Concert dress is white top, black bottom. Please no sneakers or holes. Concert attendance is mandatory and counts towards their grade.
General music will cover a variety of material including the following: Musicals, Music Notation, Genres, Musi History, and the Workings of a Recording Studio. This quarter will be about the different genres of music and Newsies
For both groups, there will be a 5 and 10 week test each quarter. For general music it will be a written only while band will have a written and/or playing portion.