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Cascade Academy of Music & Arts (CAMA) admits students of any sex, color, national and ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities made available to all students in classes offered by the program and does not discriminate in administration of its educational policies, enrollment policies, fee structure or any other program administered by CAMA.

 BAND PROGRAM 

CAMA offers three band classes for students ranging in age 10 - 19:  Beginning Band, Intermediate Band and Advanced Band.

 

CAMA teaches the following instruments for band:  

Flute / Piccolo

Oboe, Bassoon

Clarinet / Bass Clarinet

Saxophone / Soprano / Alto / Tenor / Baritone

Trumpet

French Horn

Trombone

Baritone

Tuba

Percussion / Snare, Bells, Bass Guitar

 BEGINNING BAND 

The In Harmony Beginning Band consists of 10 - 19 year olds who are beginning on their instrument.   Students in Begnning Band consist of band members who are brand new to playing any instrument, to advanced students who are learning a new instruments.  

 

This group has great enthusiasm, and learns quickly. We recommend a minimum of 1.5 hours of practice outside of class per week.

In Harmony Band students need to provide their own instrument.  Books may be purchased at our front desk for $8.00, and band instrument supplies such as reeds, valve oil, and cork grease are also available for purchase at our front desk. All In Harmony Bands use The Standard of Excellence Band Books.

 

Students should bring their instrument and book on the first day of class.  Students also need to be responsible to bring their music and a pencil to every class session.

 

All In Harmony Band students will also be issued sheet music that must be returned at the end of the semester. There will be a music fee charge to replace any sheet music that is not returned.

 INTERMEDIATE BAND 

The In Harmony Intermediate Band consists of 11 - 19 year olds who have played on their instruments for at least a year

 

This is a fine group of musicians who are growing stronger each week, and are able to play more advanced pieces than in previous years.  We recommend a minimum of 1.5 hours of practice outside of class per week.

In Harmony Band students need to provide their own instrument. Books may be purchased at our front desk for $8.00, and band instrument supplies such as reeds, valve oil, and cork grease are also available for purchase at our front desk. All In Harmony Bands use The Standard of Excellence Band Books.

 

Students should bring their instrument and book on the first day of class.

 

All In Harmony Band students will also be issued sheet music that must be returned at the end of the semester. There will be a curriculum charge to replace any sheet music that is not returned.

 ADVANCED BAND 

The In Harmony Advanced Band consists of 12 - 19 year olds who are advanced on their instrument. 

 

This group is working on very complex pieces. This class requires 2.5 hours of practice per week outside of class.

New students are admitted by audition only.  Students who would like to participate in Advanced Band, need to show up at Registration with their instrument, ready to play a piece for the Advanced Band instructor.

In Harmony Band students need to provide their own instrument. Books may be purchased at our front desk for $8.00, and band instrument supplies such as reeds, valve oil, and cork grease are also available for purchase at our front desk. All In Harmony Bands use The Standard of Excellence Band Books.

 

Students should bring their instrument and book on the first day of class.

 

All In Harmony Band students will also be issued sheet music that must be returned at the end of the semester. There will be a curriculum charge to replace any sheet music that is not returned.