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Audience Protocols for Performing Arts Events

date 10/14/2021

Dear Belmont Families and Community Members,

Our return to school this fall

Instrument Rental Day is WEDNESDAY 9/29 - 3:30-6:00pm - BHS Parking Lot

date 9/28/2021

This is the FINAL REMINDER about Instrument Rental Day - Wednesday,

Grade 4 Strings Enrollment!

Grade 4 Strings Enrollment!

date 9/17/2021
Enrollment is OPEN for the 2021-2022 Grade 4 Beginning Strings program! All lessons will be taught by Ms. Dagon, who teaches orchestra students in grades 4 and 5.  Ms. Dagon will visit your child’s classroom soon to introduce the instruments. Students may select VIOLIN, VIOLA, CELLO, or BASS. (Note: participation is OPTIONAL)



date 9/13/2021
All 5th Graders will be meeting the Chenery music teachers this week to learn about their options for music classes this year, which include Chorus, Orchestra or Band. Once your child is ready to make their choice for the year, these instructions will help you sign them up, rent an instrument if necessary, pay participation fees (band/orchestra only) or apply for fee waivers/scholarships.

COVID-Precautions in VPA Classrooms

COVID-Precautions in VPA Classrooms

date 8/26/2021
We are hopeful that there will not be any distancing restrictions in addition to mask wearing. This would allow us to use the art and music classrooms in each building and go back to a more normal instructional model than we were in at any point last year. 

Music for Memorial Day

date 5/28/2021

Each year in our schools we celebrate and honor our veterans and fallen heroes with Veterans Day

Virtual Orchestra Performance- Music for Food Fundraiser

Virtual Orchestra Performance- Music for Food Fundraiser

date 5/10/2021
In partnership with Music for Food, an international organization that engages and teaches about hunger and food insecurity, the Belmont Orchestra students in grade 6-12 have creatively collaborated on a virtual performance piece, D Major Jam, by Jessie Montgomery.

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