The MPS band program provides students in grades 5-12 with the opportunity to receive instruction on woodwind, brass or percussion instruments. Mr. Kolden provides instruction during the school day as part of the overall music curriculum. The level 1 and level 2 band courses (grades 5-6) introduce the essential elements of playing a wind or percussion instruments. The students who completes these courses will be able to demonstrate understanding of:
Pitch, Scales, Rudiments
by playing, listening, reading/writing and creating music appropriate to the instrument and performance level of the student.