Clougher, Cheryl

    WELCOME TO MRS. CLOUGHER'S BAND ROOM!

     

    Instrumental Music Grades 6-8
    General Music Grade 7
     
    732-752-0444 X5366
    Best time to reach me: anytime- just leave me a message!!!

    PLEASE check SCHOOLOGY for upcoming tests and assignments


    Welcome to the band room!!!
    Quibbletown bands are known for their excellence and this year will be no exception! We will work together to develop not only quality musicians but quality young people.

    Quibbletown

    Band Supply List

    6th grade band supplies in addition to instrument and lesson book (Ed Sueta Book 2):

     

    • 1” black three ring binder
    • pencil pouch for three ring binder
    • three pencils (sharpened) in pencil pouch
    • highlighter (your choice of color) in pencil pouch
    • page protectors
    • 30 sheets of notebook paper for three ring binder
    • metronome for home use- optional and HIGHLY recommended OR metronome app for ipad
    • electronic tuner- optional and HIGHLY recommended OR tuner app for ipad
    • Practice Plus app contains BOTH metronome and tuner and is HIGHLY recommended

    7th and 8th grade band supplies in addition to instrument and lesson book (Accent on Achievement Book 3):

     

    • 1” black three ring binder
    • pencil pouch for three ring binder
    • three pencils (sharpened) in pencil pouch
    • highlighter (your choice of color) in pencil pouch
    • page protectors
    • 30 sheets of notebook paper for three ring binder
    • metronome for home use- optional and HIGHLY recommended OR app for ipad
    • electronic tuner- optional and HIGHLY recommended OR app for ipad
    • Practice Plus app contains BOTH metronome and tuner and is HIGHLY recommended

     

    Additional supplies by instrument:

    • Flute: Tuning/cleaning rod
    • Clarinet: Cleaning swab
    • reed guard
    • Vandoren reeds-strength 2/12-3/1/2
    • Saxophone: Cleaning swab
    • reed guard
    • Vandoren reeds- strength 2 1/2-3 1/2

    • Trumpet: cleaning kit
    • Trombone: cleaning kit

    • Percussion: drum sticks
    • Practice pad

    ***** Books and most supplies may be purchased through school ******


All Instruments
 
 
Upcoming Events:

December  , 2017 
SCHOOL CONCERT
8:30am/12:30pm 
UNIFORM
 ( QMS music polo, khakis, shoes)       
 
December 18, 2017
WINTER CONCERT
6:00 Grade 6
report by 5:30pm
7:30 Grades 7 & 8
 report by 7:00pm
UNIFORM

January 27, 2018
CJMEA Region 2 Band Auditions
9am

January 31, 2018
NY Philharmonic
David Geffen Hall, NYC
8am
7th and 8th Grade

April 12, 2018
Black Violin
State Theatre, New Brunswick
9:00am
6th Grade

 
May 8, 2018
POPS CONCERT
7:00-report by 6:30pm
Jazz Band
UNIFORM

TBD, 2018
International Day
Jazz Band
Wear uniform

 May , 2018

CJMEA Band/ Orchestra Festival
8am-1:30pm
bring lunch
7/8 Band
UNIFORM

May/June, 2018           
SENIOR CENTER
10am/12pm
Jazz Band
UNIFORM

May , 2018 
SCHOOL CONCERTS
8:30am/12:30pm
All Bands
UNIFORM

May 23, 2018
SPRING CONCERT
6:00-Grade 6-report by 5:30pm  7:30- Grade 7 & 8-report by 7:00pm
UNIFORM

May 24, 2018
5th GRADE ORIENTATION
9:30am
6th Grade Band
UNIFORM
                   
June 7, 2018
HIGH NOTE FESTIVAL/DORNEY PARK
7/8 Band
7am-tentative

           
June 21, 2018
GRADUATION
9:30am
 7th Grade Band
UNIFORM
Attendance is MANDATORY!