Twin Cities
German Immersion School
Band Program


This is where students and parents in the Twin Cities German Immersion School band program can find information on lessons, performances, materials needed, and other things as they arise.


2018-2019 5-8th graders Band Registration

There is no official form to fill out.  If your child is NOT on the Lesson Schedule below, then email me ASAP!!!

Lesson Schedule for the 2018-19 school year

Lesson Assignments for weekly group lessons

General Information

WELCOME TO A NEW YEAR OF BAND!  Parents, please read at the beginning of each school year to refresh yourselves on policy and guidelines.

STUDENT EXPECTATIONS   Please read and sign form!!!!

2018-2019 school year
Konzert Band only $5 per week (must take private lessons elsewhere)
Lessons $9 per week (includes Konzert Band, if applicable)
****rates will go up to $10 for the 2019-2020 school year****

If you cannot afford lessons, please let me know.  I will not turn anyone away.  If you are able to contribute extra to help out a student, please let me know that as well.  

Instruments are not available through the school. I highly recommend Craig's List for used (email me a link if you have questions) or a local music store to rent.


KONZERT BAND (6-8 band rehearsal) meets Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 in the Drama room. No rehearsals on Early Release Days.

KLASSE 5 BAND will meet a few times on Wednesdays after school before St Martinstag and in the spring before the final concert.

FINAL CONCERT: Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 5pm in the Aula. Potluck will follow.

Dates To Know

There is a calendar at the bottom of this page!!!!!

Lesson Days session 1(Thursdays): Sept. 20, 27, Oct. 4, 11, 25, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29, Dec. 6, 13, 20

Konzert Band Rehearsals (Wednesdays, 6-8 graders) session 1: Sept.19, Oct. 3, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 28, Dec. 5, 19

St. Martinstag performance: Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, 5-7pm. ALL STUDENTS, 5-8, will release after school in the drama room 3:30-4:30. Please send a snack with your child.

Carnival of Cultures: Feb. 2019 in the evening???

Final Concert: Wed. May 1, 2019, 5pm in the Aula. Potluck will follow.

Books and Materials Students Need

EVERYONE:  Used books are acceptable!  No need for the version with a CD; I don't use them.
alto sax

Download all students:
Laterne, Laterne        flute/bells  clarinet/trumpet  sax  trombone  percussion

Downlaod grades 6-8:
Sankt Martin        flute/bells  clarinet/trumpet  sax trombone percussion
Ich Gehe Mit Meine Laterne     flute/bells  clarinet/trumpet  sax  trombone  percussion

Download music for Konzert Band (meets Wednesdays 3:30-4:30)

Bb Concert Scale print only the page you need for your child's instrument; it's all one document.

Jingle Bells flute clarinet sax trumpet trombone percussion (bells print flute part)

Chorale (7-8th graders, this is the same page from last year) flute clarinet sax trumpet trombone percussion

GRADES 6-8:  Links are to the flute book; make sure you purchase the book for YOUR INSTRUMENT!
Festival Ensembles
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