Get your instrument
If you haven't gotten your instrument yet, there are a few ways to do it.
#1 - Rent Online and have it delivered
#2 - Come to the band hall on Wednesday, August 14th. Anytime between 5 and 8 PM Williamson Music Company will be in the band hall and will be able to help you get everything that you need
#3 - PERCUSSION PLAYERS - The best way to get your equipment is online. Click Here
#4 - You can go to a local music store and rent in person. The closest one to us is McKay Music Company. Download our Recommended Instrument List and take it with you to make sure you get a quality instrument.
We will start working with instruments the second week of school!!! So, if you don't have your instrument by August 25, you might not be allowed to stay in band class.
The band handbook is a summary of all of the policies of the McDonald Band We will go over it in classes.However, if you would like to look at a copy early, Click here for a copy of the handbook.
Copies of the calendar for the year are here. Download a copy or subscribe to your calendar.
The binder fee pays for everything else that you need for band class. The biggest cost is the band book. The fee is going to be due by September 15. It is as follows:
We would LOVE to have a ton of you in private lessons. We will discuss this much more when school starts. However, spots fill up quickly! If you are interested in private lessons Click Here (English & Spanish) . And, if you are interested in a private lesson scholarship. Click here (English - Spanish)
School Owned Instruments
f you play on a school owned instrument (oboe, basson, bass clarinet, tenor sax, bari sax, euphonium, tuba) and you did NOT fill out an instrument loan form last year, click here to get one for the year
Beginning of the Year Forms
If you would like to get a jump on your forms for the year, you can print these off and return them the first day of school
We will have our ONE AND ONLY parent meeting for the YEAR on
We hope that you are ready for a GREAT year of band. It will be a lot of work, but we promise that it will be worth it! See you on Monday, August 19!! If you have ANY questions please feel free to contact us using the information below or you can click on the Contact Us page.
by Mr. Major
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