BAND, GUITAR, MUSIC TECHNOLOGY
THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING KIDDO!!
Cayce Carnahan- Director of Bands, Guitar, Music Technology
Please contact me at 389-7711 (ext.# 2782) or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have
any questions. For emergencies, call: (510) 407-8124
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Music advocacy and research. Please explore the following web pages!!!
-A collection of research that supports music education:
-A moving short video about the benefits of studying music:
Concert Band, period 3
Advanced Guitar, period 4
Advanced Band, period 5
Beginning Guitar, period 6
Music Tech, period 1
Panther Time- 8th grade
Beginning Band-Darren Smith is the director of the 5th grade band. Please contact Darren at (email@example.com) if you would like to get additional information about the program.
Required Materials:Beginning Guitar- Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 1/ acoustic guitar (no electrics)/ pick (1.5 mm)/ a set of extra strings (especially 1st string E)/ capo.
Advanced Guitar- Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 2/ same as above
Concert Band- You will need to own a copy of the Standard of Excellence book 1 and book 2. The Magic Flute should have these in stock, but you may want to call ahead. You can also find them on Amazon or JW Pepper (800-345-6296)Advanced Band- You will need to own a copy of the Tradition of Excellence book 2. The Magic Flute should have these in stock, but you may want to call ahead. You can also find them on Amazon or JW Pepper (800-345-6296)
The Calendar is Subject to Change!!! Please check back occasionally for updates. We will wear our music dept. shirts and khaki pants to all performances. Contact me if you need to purchase a shirt or would like to borrow one for a performance. I also have a limited number of khaki pants to borrow.
RECOMMENDED LIVE SHOWS!
Live Salsa Music and Dancing at the Seahorse in Sausalito every Sunday
RECOMMENDED LIVE VENUES!
Sweetwater Music Hall (Kiddo sponsor!)- a GREAT local music venue that features live music 7 days a week (some free shows too!). Lots of big name acts along with lesser known groups that will blow you away! Check out their website for a complete listing (http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar/)Seahorse in Sausalito- a convenient and relaxed venue to catch a show and see some really talented musicians perform. Live music 7 days a week! (http://ww.sausalitoseahorse.com/calendar.html).Throckmorton Theater (http://throckmortontheatre.org/)- another GREAT local venue that features world-class live music.SF Jazz (https://sfjazz.org/)Yoshi's (http://www.yoshis.com/calendar/)SF SymphonyMarin Symphony
Marin Youth Symphony: This is a wonderful local youth orchestra that attracts some of the best talent in the Bay Area. It is open to advanced middle school and high school students. See the following website for more information about auditions.
Cazadero Music Camp- a wonderful summer camp for all musicians!! Highly recommended!!!Vic Firth- A percussion website that walks you through the rudiments and has multiple videos on various techniques and styles.
California State Music Standards:
Local music stores:
Magic Flute: San Rafael- 479-3112
Banana's at Large- 457-7600 (guitar/bass/drums/keyboard)
Marin Music Center: Novato- (415) 897-4131
Bronstein's Music: South S.F.- 650-588-2502
A+G Music: Oakland- 510-832-0381
A Drummer's Tradition- 458-1688 (drums)
Here's a list of GREAT local private teachers!GuitarJames Harman (firstname.lastname@example.org/ 707-332-3228)Dave Blakey, 415-259-9824DrumsVince Littleton (email@example.com)Niels Myrner 415-419-7305PianoMax Perkoff (firstname.lastname@example.org)Susan Fritz-Prey (email@example.com)Alice Kubo (https://alicekubopianostudio.wixsite.com/website)
FluteRhonda Bradetich, 208-255-9130, Rhonda@goldenflute.com
ClarinetDan Ferreira, (510) 427-5223, firstname.lastname@example.orgSteve Bergman, 415-269-1622Kevin Stewart, email@example.com 510.205.4198Saxophone
Kevin Stewart, firstname.lastname@example.org 510.205.4198
Marcia Miget, 415-457-5365Peter Graves, email@example.com
TrumpetTyler Graves, 440-364-0770
Bill Holmes, 415-924-1282
Doug Morton, 510-917-9179
Mark Nemoyten, 415-596-1741Nick Knoles, firstname.lastname@example.org
Trombone/BaritoneMax Perkoff, (email@example.com)
French HornKatie Dennis (firstname.lastname@example.org)