"Music is the universal language of mankind." (Confucius)
From prekindergarten to grade eight, students are exposed to various musical instruments. From experimenting with recorders to hand bells, the children of Chapin learn to make music.
FIFTH GRADE BEGINNING BAND
In addition to their weekly music class, fifth grade students choose to learn both violin and cello, glockenspiel and snare drum, or trumpet. The students perform in the spring concert.
Instrumental Ensemble is open to students in grades six to eight who usually have at least one year of experience playing an instrument. Students refine ensemble skills and perform in the spring concert.
Dedicated musicians in grades five to eight rehearse each week and perform for the school community.
Private music lessons are offered after school for students prekindergarten to grade eight at an additional cost. Click here for more information.