SECONDARY INSTRUMENTAL

MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND/ORCHESTRA INFORMATION

Middle school band and orchestra ensembles meet twice per cycle during the scheduled school day (activity period). Manor Middle Band/Orchestra rehearse on cycle days 2 and 4.  Marticville Middle Band/Orchestra rehearse on cycle days 1 and 5. Students who are in band and/or orchestra have a lesson/section pullout once per cycle for 20-25 minutes. Only students who are enrolled in the band and/or orchestra may have a lesson. At the secondary level, it is highly recommended that students seek private instruction.  Please see the list of private teachers available in your area. Note: Millersville University music students often teach private lessons for a reduced cost.

WINTER CONCERT INFORMATION 

Combined MS Band/Orchestra Rehearsal Date = Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 from 8:45am to 1:45pm. Students will travel to the high school to rehearse for the concert. *Note: a permission slip to attend this rehearsal will be sent home to all students at the start of November. It is due back to the school office NO LATER THAN Wednesday, November 21st in order for the staff to make appropriate arrangements for transportation, food and rehearsal space. Thank you!

The “bad weather date” for the full day combined rehearsal is Wednesday, December 5th.

Combined MS Winter Concert = Thursday, December 6th, 2018 @ 7:00pm – HS Auditorium

The “bad weather date” for the concert is Thursday, December 13th.

Concert Attire = “Black & White” ; Black (or dark) dress pants/skirt and a whitedress shirt. Boys: please wear a black (or dark) tie if you have one. Girls: black dresses are acceptable. Students wearing jeans, shorts, leggings (as pants), sneakers, sleeveless shirts/dresses will not be permitted to perform in the concert. Please dress appropriately. School dress code applies!!


HIGH SCHOOL BAND/ORCHESTRA INFORMATION

Please see the HS course offerings for details about our ensembles.

For more information, visit:

Penn Manor Marching Unit blog

Penn Manor Orchestra blog

SPRING 2018 CONCERT DATES:

May 15th @ 7:00pm = HS Orchestra & Chorus Concert

May 23rd @ 7:00pm = HS Bands Concert (Concert & Jazz)