Any 7th and 8th grade Band student has the opportunity audition for Region Band. This group is made up of the top musicians from 11 counties across northern NJ, so it would be an wonderful experience for anyone looking to challenge themselves. Auditions are held on Saturday, Feb. 3. All audition requirements are listed on the NJSMA website. Please click on the REGION BAND link below for more information.
Students MUST register ONLINE NO LATER THAN Thursday, December 14. After you register online, you must print out your application and bring it to Dr. Burja, along with your $20.00 application fee (cash or check made out to TMS SO). Please email Dr. Burja with any questions.
BERGEN COUNTY BAND
Congratulations to the following TMS band students for participating in this year's Bergen County Band:
RAYMOND ZHANG - 8th grade clarinet
EUNHYE CHOI - 8th grade flute
Great job to everyone who auditioned! All students who auditioned put in a lot of time and effort and should be very proud of their accomplishment.
REMIND ME - 7tH grade students and parents... SIGN UP TODAY
Hello, 2017 2018 7th grade Band students and their parents!
This year, I’m using an app called “Remind Me” to help students keep track of their assignments for Band class. I’m encouraging both student and parent(s) sign up for the announcements, but it is completely optional in either case.
Look under FILES and click on REMIND ME - 7th grade Band for more information. This will be discussed during Back to School night, in case you have any questions.
LISTEN TO OUR CONCERTS ONLINE!
All concert recordings are posted online at:
All information on the 3rd MP project can be found in Google classroom. Make sure you've signed up!
This folder contains audition material for the 2017 2018 Bergen County Band. Please visit the mebci website for more information.
Here you will find examples of well-written, A+ level, Critical Analysis.
Permission slips and information about field trips
7th and 8th grade Lessons will start on MONDAY, SEPT. 18
6th grade Lessons will start on MONDAY, SEPT. 25
Lesson schedules were handed out and are posted here
Resources for students and parents
Download warm-ups and music.
Need to practice counting rhythms and rests, identifying key signatures or finding note names? Find the appropriate worksheet here.
This folder contains the information for all playing tests.
Practice Logs for 2017-2018
If you lose your practice logs then print them out from this folder.
Get information about auditioning for Region Band
Course handbook covers grades, concerts, what students need for class and much more. Every student receives a copy to keep in their Band binders.
Students and Parents - Join REMIND ME to receive helpful reminders about homework, concerts, etc.
List of recommended private teachers in the TMS area