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Central Oklahoma
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Homeschool Guitar
with Mr. Michael Fresonke

Piano Lab in Moore
with Mr. David Outon
(405) 609-4765

 

 

Band Fees

$25 registration fee per student due at beginning of year

Core tution includes one track (band or strings) per student enrolled in the program.

Core Tuition Rates:

$45 for one student / $60 for a Family per month
Edmond
Midwest City
Norman
Oklahoma City
Pauls Valley
Newcastle
Victoria
Wellston
Yukon

$50 for one student / $65 for a Family per month
Altus
Anadarko
Ardmore
Broken Arrow
Gainesville
Jenks
Lawton
Owasso
Ponca City
Sherman
Shawnee
Stillwater
Tulsa
Wichita Falls

$55 for one student / $70 for a Family per month
Western OK - Elk City

Electives are the courses not included in the core tuition rate. A secondary track is when a band/string student chooses to learn a string/band instrument as a new instrument. Speak with the instructor of your secondary track to determine if you will pay addt'l tuition.

Electives and Secondary Tracks are: $20/Family/Month/Each.

Current Secondary Tracks:

Band
Strings

Current Electives:

Discovery Jazz
Stage Band
Drumline
Early Childhood Music
Beginning Guitar for Worship

Students may enroll in elective courses without enrolling in a core track. If they are not enrolled in a core band or string track, at any location, tution for the elective course will be the core tuition rate.

OKC Orchestra with Dr. Sievers
$55/month per student for Group Classes
$100/month per student for Privates
50% Off Group Classes for Students Taking Private Lessons.
Sibling Discount Available





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Band Schedule

Our Core Program runs mid August through May. We also offer many
Summer Camps and Programs each Summer. Summer Programs will be
announced as they are scheduled.

OKC @ St. Stephens:
OKC Band, OKC Drumline, OKC Early Childhood Music, OKC Stage Band, OKC Strings

OKC Metro Locations:
Edmond, Midwest City,Midwest City Early Childhood Music, Norman, Norman Early Childhood Music, Shawnee Band, Shawnee Strings,Wellston Band and Strings, Wellston Early Childhood Music, Yukon, Yukon Early Childhood Music

Northern Oklahoma Locations:
Stillwater, Ponca City

Southern Oklahoma Locations:
Altus, Ardmore, Lawton, Pauls Valley

Tulsa Area Locations:
Broken Arrow/SE Tulsa, Jenks/SW Tulsa, Owasso, Mid-Tulsa

Western Oklahoma Location:
Elk City Area

Texas Locations:
Gainesville/ValleyView, Sherman, Victoria, Wichita Falls

Visit our About Us page for Director contact information.

Altus (2018/2019)

Thursday
  Advanced Band 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM
  Beginning Band 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Recorders 2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
  Intermediate Band 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM

Director: Mr. Joel Haas and Mrs. Susan Haas
Phone: 580-591-3822
Email: sujohaas@ionet.net
FaceBook: Texoma Home School Band
Location: Emmanuel Baptist Church, 800 N. Forrest.

Start Dates:
Intermediate and Advanced Band - August 23
Beginners - September 6

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Ardmore (2018/2019)

Fridays
  Introduction to Music 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
  Beginning Strings 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
  Beginning Band 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
  Intermediate Strings 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
  Symphonic Band 1:30 PM - 2:45 PM
  Advanced Ensemble* 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM

*Supplemental to the Symphonic Band, the Advanced Ensemble is for the student who wishes to advance in his skill and is willing to practice harder and longer at home.  The Advanced Ensemble will work on more difficult, yet fun pieces that are sure to be crowd pleasers.  In addition to concurrent participation in the Symphonic Band, each student needs his own music stand and book – Essential Techniques for Band.

Director: Mrs. Laurie Blomgren
Location: New Heights Missionary Baptist Church, 1003 South Lake Murray Drive at the corner of SE 10th and Lake Murray Drive

Orientation: August 24th 9am
First Day of Classes:

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South Tulsa - Broken arrow/Bixby (2018/2019)

Thursdays
  Beginning Strings 9:30 AM - 10:40 AM
  Beginning Band 10:50 AM - 12:00 PM
  Intermediate Band 1 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
  Intermediate Band 2 2:20 PM - 3:20 PM

Director: Mr. Ken Baird
Location: Faith United Methodist Church, 7431 E 91st Street South, Tulsa, OK 74133 (Just west of Memorial Dr.)

(See also Jenks/SW Tulsa and Tulsa for additional Tulsa-area locations)

First day of band:August 23rd

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Edmond (2018/2019)

Thursdays
  Beginning Strings 1 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  Beginning Strings 2 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Intermediate Strings 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Beginning Band 1 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  Beginning Band 2 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  Intermediate Band 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Director: Mrs. Susan Welden
Location: Holy Trinity 308 NW 164th Edmond

First day of band: August 23, 2018

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Gainesville / Valley View(2018/2019)

Thursdays
  Introduction to Music 11:15 to 12:00
  Beginning Strings 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Beginning Band 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  Intermediate Strings 2:10 PM - 3:20 PM
  Symphonic Band 3:20 PM - 4:30 PM
  Advanced Ensemble* 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM

*Supplemental to the Symphonic Band, the Advanced Ensemble is for the student who wishes to advance in his skill and is willing to practice harder and longer at home.  The Advanced Ensemble will work on more difficult, yet fun pieces that are sure to be crowd pleasers.  In addition to concurrent participation in the Symphonic Band, each student needs his own music stand and book – Essential Techniques for Band.

Director: Mrs. Laurie Blomgren
Location: New Life Bible Church 3901 E. Broadway St Gainesville, TX

Orientation: August 23rd, 11 AM
First Day of Classes: August 23rd

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Jenks / west Tulsa (2018/2019)

Fridays
  Beginning Band 12:45 PM - 1:40 PM
  Intermediate Band 1 1:45 PM - 2:40 PM
  Intermediate Band 2 2:45 PM - 3:40 PM
  Advanced Band 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Mr. Ken Baird
Location:
Tulsa Hills Nazarene Church, 840 w. 81st Street (just south and a little east of Tulsa Hills Shopping Center)

For other Tulsa-area locations and for String Classes, see Broken Arrow and Tulsa.

First day of band: August 24th

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Lawton (2018/2019)

Wednesday
  Recorders
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  Advanced Band 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
  Intermediate Band 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
  Beginning Band 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Director: Mr. Joel Haas and Mrs. Susan Haas
Location: Cameron Baptist Church, 2621 SW “C” Ave.
Phone: 580-591-3822
Email: sujohaas@ionet.net
FaceBook: Texoma Home School Band

Start Dates:
Intermediate and Advanced Band - August 22
Beginners - September 5

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Midwest City (2018/2019)

Thursdays
  Beginners 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Intermediate 1 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  Intermediate 2 11:00 AM - Noon

Director: Mr. Ben Fast
Location:
Meadowood Baptist Church,2816 Woodcrest Dr.

First day of band: August 23, 2018

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Midwest City Early Childhood Music (2018/2019)

Thursdays
  Pre-school Music (Ages 3-5) 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
  Rhythm & Recorders (Ages 6-8) 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Director: Mrs. Melinda Shaffer
Location:
Meadowood Baptist Church, 2816 Woodcrest Dr.

Cost: MWC band tuition rates of $45/month for a single student and $60/month family unless already enrolled in a core band or string program. If enrolled in a core band or string program, at any location, the elective rate of $20/family/month will apply.

First day of band: August 23, 2018

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Norman Band, Strings,& Drumline(2018/2019)

Wednesdays
  Drumline (Elective) 9:00 AM to 10:15 AM
  Band Method II (Intermediate Band) 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  Method I Brass and Percussion 11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
  Method I Woodwinds 11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
  String Methods I 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
  String Methods II 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
  Chamber String Orchestra 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
  Supervised Instrumental Practice 3:00PM - 4:00 PM

Directors: Mr. David Outon Mrs. Susan Welden
Location:
St. Michael's Episcopal, 1601 W. Imhoff Rd, Norman

First day of band: August 15, 2018

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Norman Early Childhood Music(2018/2019)

Wednesdays
  Pre-school Music (Ages 3-5) 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
  Rhythm & Recorders (Ages 6-8) 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

Director: Mrs. Melinda Shaffer
Location:
St. Michael's Episcopal, 1601 W. Imhoff Rd, Norman

Cost: Norman band tuition rates of $45/month for a single student and $60/month family unless already enrolled in a core band or string program. If enrolled in a core band or string program, at any location, the elective rate of $20/family/month will apply.

First day of band: August 22, 2018

Click here to register for Early Childhood Music.

OKC Band(2018/2019)

Tuesdays

  Beginners 9:15 AM - 10:30 AM
  Intermediate 1 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
  Intermediate 2 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
  Advanced 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
  Winds (By Invitation Only) 2:45 PM - 4:00 PM

Director: Mr. Ben Fast
Location:
St. Stephens Presbyterian, 2424 NW 50th St.

Buliding usage Fee: A $10 building usage fee per family/semester will be due the first dayof each semester. If you are particpating in more than one group that meets at St. Stephens Presbyterian Church you will only pay ONE building usage fee.

First day of band: August 21, 2018

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OKC Pep Band(2018/2019)

Tuesdays

  Rehearsal 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Time Commitments: If you are particpating in pep band you are committing to Tuesday rehearsals, 6 home games (schedule is available on the registration form).

Director: Mrs. Susan Welden
Location:
St. Stephens Presbyterian, 2424 NW 50th St.

Cost: Pep Band will not be charging additional tuition during the 2018-19 school year if enrolled in ant core band and string program at any of our locations. There will bean initial fee for uniform and supplies (~$75 to $100). Pep Band and Marching Band are so new ot our students that I wanted to make sure everyone could particpate this year and see if they like it. As the pep band matures and develops into a Marching Band in future years, further rehearsal time and expenses may be required and we will re-address tuition at that time.

Buliding usage Fee: A $10 building usage fee per family/semester will be due the first dayof each semester. If you are particpating in more than one group that meets at St. Stephens Presbyterian Church you will only pay ONE building usage fee.

First day of band: August 21, 2018

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OKC Drumline (2018/2019)

Tuesdays

  Intermediate Drumline 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Advanced Drumline 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  Beginning Drumline 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Director: Mr. David Outon
Location:
St. Stephens Presbyterian, 2424 NW 50th St.

Cost: OKC band tuition rates of $45/month for a single student and $60/month family unless already enrolled in a core band or string program. If enrolled in a core band or string program, at any location, the elective rate of $20/family/month will apply.

Buliding usage Fee: A $10 building usage fee per family/semester will be due the first dayof each semester. If you are particpating in more than one group that meets at St. Stephens Presbyterian Church you will only pay ONE building usage fee.

First day of band: August 21, 2018

OKC Early Childhood Music(2018/2019)

Tuesdays
  Pre-school Music (Ages 3-5) 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
  Rhythm & Recorders (Ages 6-8) 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM

Director: Mrs. Melinda Shaffer
Location:
St. Stephens Presbyterian, 2424 NW 50th St.

Cost: OKC band tuition rates of $45/month for a single student and $60/month family unless already enrolled in a core band or string program. If enrolled in a core band or string program, at any location, the elective rate of $20/family/month will apply.

Buliding usage Fee: A $10 building usage fee per family/semester will be due the first dayof each semester. If you are particpating in more than one group that meets at St. Stephens Presbyterian Church you will only pay ONE building usage fee.

First day of band: August 21, 2018

Click here to register for Early Childhood Music.

OKC STAGE Band(2018/2019)

Tuesdays
  Discovery Stage Band 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
  *Stage Band (Invitation Only) 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Stage Band is currently full with returning players from last school year.
Future vacancies will be filled by audition when space becomes available.

Director: Mr. Tom Rye
Location:
St. Stephens Presbyterian, 2424 NW 50th St.

Cost: OKC band tuition rates of $45/month for a single student and $60/month family unless already enrolled in a core band or string program. If enrolled in a core band or string program, at any location, the elective rate of $20/family/month will apply.

Buliding usage Fee: A $10 building usage fee per family/semester will be due the first dayof each semester. If you are particpating in more than one group that meets at St. Stephens Presbyterian Church you will only pay ONE building usage fee.

First day of band: August 21, 2018

Click here to register for Beginning Stage Band.

Stage Band members from last year should contact Mr. Rye for the registration link.

Oklahoma City Strings(2018/2019)

Thursdays @ St. Stephens Presbyterian
  Intermediate Orchestra 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  Chamber Orchestra 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  Advanced Quartet* 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  Private Lessons Available  
Wednesdays @ St. Stephens Presbyterian
  Beginner Orchestra (New Players, A Min. of 5 Students must Enroll for this Class to be Offered) 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Private Lessons Available  

*Advanced Quartet by invitation only

Director:
Dr. Beth Sievers
Location: St. Stephens Presbyterian, 2424 NW 50th St (50th & Villa)

This program has a different fee structure:
$55/month per student for Group Classes
$100/month per student for Private Lessons
50% Off Group Classes for Students Taking Private Lessons
Sibling discount available

Start Date: September 5, 2018
Contact Dr. Sievers directly to schedule private lessons.

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Owasso (2018/2019)

Wednesdays
  Intermediate Band 1:00 PM - 2:10 PM
  Intermediate Strings 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Director: Mr. Ken Baird
Location:
Silver Creek Church of the Nazarene, 9000 N. 145th E Ave Owasso, OK 74055

First day of band: August 22nd

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Pauls ValLey (2018/2019)

Thursdays
  Beginning Strings Contact David Outon

Director: Mr. David Outon
Location:
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 902 S Indian Meridian Rd

First day of band: August 16, 2018

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Ponca City (2018/2019)

Mondays & Wednesdays
  Beginners 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Tuesdays & Thursdays
  Intermediate 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Director: Mr. Michael Farmer pcareabands@gmail.com
Location: St. Mary's Catholic School (415 South 7th Street; Ponca City, OK 74601)

First day of band:

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Shawnee Band (2018/2019)

Thursdays
  Beginners 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
  Intermediate 1 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
  Intermediate 2 / Advanced 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM

Director: Mr. Ben Fast
Location:
Heritage Church, 2100 N. Bryan, Shawnee

First day of band: August 23, 2018

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Shawnee strings (2018/2019)

Tuesdays - Immanuel Baptist Church
  Introduction to Strings 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Beginning Strings

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Director: Mrs. Susan Welden
Location:

Tuesdays:
Immanuel Baptist Church 1451 E 45th ST

First day of Classes: August 21, 2018

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Sherman, TX (2018/2019)

Mondays
  Introduction to Music 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
  Beginning Strings 10:45 AM - 11:45 PM
  Beginning Band 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  Intermediate Strings 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
  Symphonic Band 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM
  Advanced Ensemble* 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

*Supplemental to the Symphonic Band, the Advanced Ensemble is for the student who wishes to advance in his skill and is willing to practice harder and longer at home.  The Advanced Ensemble will work on more difficult, yet fun pieces that are sure to be crowd pleasers.  In addition to concurrent participation in the Symphonic Band, each student needs his own music stand and book – Essential Techniques for Band.

Director: Mrs. Laurie Blomgren
Location: North Park Baptist Church, 2605 Rex Cruse Dr, Sherman, TX 75092

Orientation: August 20th @ 10am
First Day of Classes: August 20th

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Stillwater (2018/ 2019)

Wednesdays
  Beginning Band 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Intermediate Band 10:05 AM - 11:10 AM
  Advanced Band

11:10 AM - 12:10 PM

  Beginning Strings 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  Intermediate Strings 2:00 PM - 3:05 PM

Director: Mrs. Denise Kenna
Location: Hillcrest Baptist Church 902 N Washington, Stillwater OK

First day of band: August 29, 2018

There will be a building usage fee of $25/semester/family. This can be made payable to Denise Kenna will be due the first day of band each semester. Tuition for the one week we are meeting in August will be waived to help offset the expense of the building usage fee. Regular tuition payments will begin in September.

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Mid-TulsA (2018/ 2019)

Tuesdays
  Beginning Guitar for Worship** 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM
  Chamber Strings* 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Beginning Strings 1:00 PM - 2:10 PM
  Intermediate Strings 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Wednesdays:
  Fast Track Beginning Snare Drum and Percussion. 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  Beginning Band 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

*Chamber Strings - This is the most advanced of our string classes in the Tulsa area (for students with two or more years playing experience). The class time will be divided into three parts. 10:30-11:30 will be the actual orchestra rehearsal of our performance music; 10-10:30 will be Level 3 technique (for students who have completed their 2nd year class method book and are ready to work on Level 3 technique); 11:30-12:00 will be Level 2 technique (for students who have completed Intermediate Strings, but, are needing further instruction in, and development of, level 2 technique (this will include most of our students who have just finished Intermediate Strings). Students who are regularly taking private lessons (and other more advanced students) may choose to attend only the orchestra music rehearsal from 10:30-11:30. 

**Beginning Guitar for Worship is an elective course and will be an additional $20/Family/Month if enrolled in a core band or string track.

Director: Mr. Ken Baird
Location: Regency Park Church of the Nazarene, 8707 East 51st Street South, Tulsa, OK 74145

First day of band:
August 21st

For other Tulsa-area locations, see Broken Arrow and Jenks.

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Victoria

Thursday - Concert Band
  Beginner Band 3:30 PM - 4:10 PM
  Advanced Band 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Monday - Strings Program
  Strings 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Director: Mr. Aaron Paul Boyd
Location:
803 N. East St. Victoria, TX 77901

First day of band: September 10th and 13th

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Wellston (2018/2019)

Fridays
  Beginning Woodwinds 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
  Beginning Brass and Percussion 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
  Intermediate Band 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  Supervised Instrumental Practice

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  Beginning Strings 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  Intermediate Strings 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  Chamber Orchestra 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Director: Mrs. Susan Welden
Location: Trinity Baptist Church, 200 Ash St Wellston, 74881

First day of band: August 24, 2018

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Wellston Early Childhood Music(2018/2019)

Fridays
  Pre-school Music (Ages 3-5) 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
  Rhythm & Recorders (Ages 6-8) 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
  Beginning Theory 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Director: Mrs. Melinda Shaffer
Location:
Trinity Baptist Church, 200 Ash St Wellston, 74881

Cost: Wellsotn band tuition rates of $45/month for a single student and $60/month family unless already enrolled in a core band or string program. If enrolled in a core band or string program, at any location, the elective rate of $20/family/month will apply.

First day of band: August 24, 2018

Click here to register for Early Childhood Music.

Western OK - Elk City(2018/2019)

Thursdays
  String Method I 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Snare Drum Method 1 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Band Method I - Woodwinds and Bells 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  Band Method I - Brass 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  String Method II 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
  Band Method II 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Director: Mr. James Brewer, jamesbbrewerprodigy@yahoo.com, 405-210-6337
Location:First Assembly Of God, 2701 S. Randall Elk City Oklahoma 73644

First day of band: August 23, 2018
Parent Meeting:

The fee for this band is $55 for one student or $70 for family.

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Wichita Falls (2018/2019)

Thursday
  Advanced Band and Intermediate Band
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
  Beginning Band 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
  Recorders 12:!5 AM - 12:45 PM

Director: Mr. Joel Haas and Mrs. Susan Haas
Location: Wesleyan Nazarene Church, 1301 Bell Ave.
Phone: 580-591-3822
Email: sujohaas@ionet.net
FaceBook: Texoma Home School Band

Start Dates:
Intermediate and Advanced Band - August 23
Beginners - September 6

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Yukon (2018/2019)

Mondays
  String Method I 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
  Snare Drum Method 1 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
  Band Method I - Woodwinds and Bells 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
  Band Method I - Brass 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
  String Method II 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  Band Method II 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  Advanced String Method III 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
 

Advanced Band Method III

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  *Ok Homeschool Symphony 3:15 PM - 4:30 PM

*Full Orchestra: Strings, wimds, andpercussion may attend if at least one year of instruction has been completed previously and are at least 10 years of age. This is an "elective" course and is $20/month/family to participate if you are enrolled in a core band or string program at any OHBS location. If you are not in a coare program, the core turion rate of $45/student or $60/family will apply.

Director: Mr. James Brewer, jamesbbrewerprodigy@yahoo.com, 405-210-6337
Location: Christ's Legacy Church, 11101 N. Morgan Rd, Yukon OK 73099

First day of band: August 20, 2018

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Yukon Early Childhood Music(2018/2019)

Mondays
  Pre-school Music (Ages 3-5) 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
  Rhythm & Recorders (Ages 6-8) 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Director: Mrs. Melinda Shaffer
Location:
Christ's Legacy Church, 11101 N. Morgan Rd, Yukon OK 73099

Cost: Yukon band tuition rates of $45/month for a single student and $60/month family unless already enrolled in a core band or string program. If enrolled in a core band or string program, at any location, the elective rate of $20/family/month will apply.

First day of band: August 20, 2018

Click here to register for Early Childhood Music.