6th grade band is for sixth grade students. This ensemble meets each day during 5th hour. This course starts the year reviewing material from Beginning Band. They also learn some of the basics of marching techniques. Students participate in the Winter and Spring Concerts. A variety of methods are used to teach this course including: Traditions of Excellence Book 1 and 2, Habits of Musicianship, Tetrachords and a variety of printed music. Students study a various music styles and skills in theory and ear training.