2020-2021 School Year Placement
6th, 7th and 8th grade students may sign up for: Band, Strings or Choir.
7th graders who select strings will be placed into Strings 2.
8th graders who select strings will be placed into String Orchestra.
Students going into 7th or 8th grade may audition to ADD Jazz Band, in addition to one music course (band, strings or choir).
Jazz auditions (piano guitar bass drums, trombone) will be accepted by video - details coming out soon.
Students going into 7th grade may audition for Wind/Symphonic Band. Or sign up for band with no audition and you will be placed into Concert Band.
Students going into 8th grade may audition for Wind Ensemble. Or sign up for band with no audition, and you will be placed into Symphonic Band.
Students must learn all scales and solo for their instrument.
Wind/Symphonic auditions will be accepted by video - please stay tuned for details.
FIND MUSIC HERE
The Willow Road Instrumental Music Boosters had to make the difficult decision of canceling our beloved Hart Beat Dinner
We want to thank all of you who had already bought tickets.
Many thanks to Jeannie Lobao and the Hart Beat Dinner Committee for all their hard work during the last few months to prepare for this event, your efforts will not go to waste, Our Hart Community appreciates you!
San Francisco Symphony Field Trip
2019-20 WRIMB Membership
Willow Road Instrumental Music Boosters (WRIMB) supports most of the needs for the Hart Middle School Band and Strings program.
• Purchase Instruments for students to use in class and with a limited number of instruments to be rented for home use.
• Maintenance and repairs for classroom and rental instruments
• Sheet Music
• Professional musicians to teach clinics to smaller sections of musicians
• Music Festivals and Competitions
• Equipment purchases for the band room
Please consider purchasing a $35 WRIMB membership which will help fund the Band Boosters. With your membership, you will receive the new band shirt. We will also hold two General Parent Meetings, one in Sept. and one in Jan., in an effort to keep parents informed and involved in their student’s music experience at Hart Middle School.
The Willow Road Instrumental Boosters are planning a wonderful year of music, performances and travel. We are asking for your help. The following areas are in need of assistance. Most jobs require only a few hours of time each year and it is a wonderful way to be more involved in your child's education. Please look at the list and let Sarah McClimon or Co-President Jeannette Woo know how you would like to be involved.
Chairperson: Oversee the Hart Beat Dinner & Auction planning *Find volunteers for all areas of the event *Coordinate with music directors on schedule *Reserve facility and caterers
Jazz Combo Coordinator / String Quartet Coordinator *Get list of students for Combos & Quartets from instructors *Send an email with a form and donation request *Collect the forms and donations from students *Follow-up with those who haven't turned in form
String Orchestra Coordinator *Coordinate trip to SF Symphony in January, drivers or bus and lunch. *Collect field trip forms and donations *Order lunch
Jazz Band Coordinator
*Coordinate Yoshi's field trip on September - tickets, drivers clearance, FT forms*Coordinate Campana Jazz Festival – drivers clearance, FT forms *Coordinate any other Jazz trips
Instrument Rental Coordinator *Collect the rental agreement form and payment online through Charms *Assist music teachers in distributing instruments Aug 9, Aug 12 and collecting instruments at the end of the year *Keep records of repairs and update inventory as needed on Charms, put barcodes onto inventory.
Truck driver for Hartbeat Dinner in March *Bring percussion to and from Senior Center. Helpful if you own a truck that can tow and/or covered trailer, but Boosters can rent truck and trailer
Photographer: 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade *Photograph events – fundraisers, field trips, concerts, special events *Share photos with Web Master and with families online
Videographer: 6th, 7th, 8th grades *Video record performances, share with music teachers, and provide link to performances to share with music families