Home School Beginning Band – revised start date is Spring, 2019

Interest Meeting: Details coming soon – this class will be offered Spring, 2019 at Moody Music Bldg.

  • Instruments must be pre-approved before session begins. If you own one, bring your instrument to this meeting.
  • Please do not purchase or rent anything before the interest meeting!


Beginning Band is for students playing woodwind, brass, percussion instruments. Age focus is 11 – 13Y with possible exceptions on a case by case basis. (Woodwind = flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophones; Brass = trumpet, french horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba)

Schedule for Class: Tuesdays and Thursdays;  9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m., Room 1003

Session Dates: TBD starting January, 2019 (20 classes)

Session Tuition: $75 (payable in advance of first class via Community Music School)

Parking: Patron Parking Permit required ($40/year) by UA for Coleman Expansion Lot (next to Law School)

Book: mandatory for class, not included in session tuition. Can purchase locally (approx. $12-$15). Details at interest meeting.

Must have own instrument for each class (owned or rented). Owned instrument must be pre-approved.

Students playing double (oboe, bassoon) or single reed instruments (clarinet, saxophones) must have 3 playable reeds for the class

Homeschool Beginning Band Director: Mr. Eric Perry, Doctoral Student in Music Education

Homeschool Beginning Band Assistant: TBA

Support:  Music Education students