Welcome to the McDonald Band Website!
Click Here to get info on how to get connected!!
Check out some Photos on Instrgram!!
Listen to some MP3s!!
Check out our Awards!!
Look at Famous People in Band!!
Got a questions? E-mail Mr. Major
Check out our Facebook Page!!
Check out our Twitter page!!
Here is how you get in touch with Mr. Major
Research about being in band!!
Texas All-State Average SAT Scores - We score higher than the national average
Learning, Arts, & The Brain (Summary of Dana Foundation Consortium report correlating arts study and improved cognition)
Creativity in 21st Century Workforce Preparation (Summary of 2009 Senate/House Dialogue with Dan Pink and other industry leaders)
Voices in the Arts(2010 College Board publication offering a variety of perspectives on the importance of arts in education)
“Why Learn to Play Music” - communicates the benefits of music education
U.S. Secretary Of Education Arne Duncan Reinforces Importance Of The Arts In Schools
Why Music? Why Band? - Article supporting the importance of band
Everything I need to Know I learned in Music Class - Great article about how music class prepares you for life!
Fun Stuff in Band!!!
What Instrument should I play?
Parents, why should my student be in band?