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    Elementary Orchestra Program

    Bellefonte Area School District

    Scott Douglass, Director

    (814) 359-2739, x2336


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    Upcoming Events

    (For a full list of all Performing Arts events please check the Calendar page!)

    Friday, September 6th: In-School Instrument Demo Day

    This will take place during the school day. High School Students will demonstrate all instruments for the 4th and 5th grade students. Students will be bringing home a sign-up sheet to register for band and orchestra. You may also complete this form by clicking on the link below: 

    Band and Orchestra Registration Form

    Wednesday, September 11th: Instrument Informational Night

    Meeting begins at 7PM in the High School Theater. The orchestra and band directors will give a brief overview of how the program works. There will also be representatives from local music stores who will outline their rental program for all instruments.

    First Lessons

    Lesson cycles for 2nd year students Begin on...

    • Bellefonte and Benner: Friday, September 13, 2019
    • Pleasant Gap and Marion-Walker: Wednesday, September 18, 2019

    Lesson cycles for 1st year students Begin on...

    • Bellefonte and Benner: Monday, September 23, 2019
    • Pleasant Gap and Marion-Walker: Thursday, September 26, 2019