Mr. MacMullen's Page

 

The following are my classes, their descriptions, assignments for each class, links and resources for parents and students.

Concert Band

Description:

The Concert Band performs at winter and spring concerts, school, local and area events, and regional music festivals.


**Also visit the Durfee Band site  http://www.fallriverschools.org/durfee_band.cfm**


Introduction to Percussion and Drums

Description:
The Percussion class is open to all students novice to advance to discover and develop marching, concert percussion and drum set technique.  It is offered as a semester class and will focus on individual and group performances and activities. 

Upcoming Assignments:   TBA
 

Music Theory

Description:
Students explore how to write, analyze, and describe music through musical notation.  The class is designed to prepare students to continue a love of music as an undergraduate music major or a life long learner.

Upcoming Assignments:   TBA

Piano Lab 

Description:
Piano Lab is intended for any student who is interested in developing musical keyboard skills. Students will learn to play the piano while developing an understanding of melody and harmony. Student performance for live audience is required. This course may be repeated for credit.

Upcoming Assignments:  - TBA

 

For more information please contact the
Durfee High School Band Director Mr. Matt MacMullen
by email:  mmacmullen@fallriverschools.org
 

 

Reminders:

Up Coming
Band Performances:

Fall River Veteran's Day Parade
Nov. 11, 2016 

Durfee Thanksgiving Football Game @ New Bedford
Nov. 24, 2016 

Fall River Veteran's Day Parade
Dec. 3, 2016

Winter Concert
Dec. 15, 2016 @ 6:30 PM

Marching Band and Color Guard Rehearsals:

Tues.: 4:30-7:30

Fri: 4:30-7:30

Jazz Band Rehearsals:

Fri:   2:40 - 4 PM 

Next Performing Arts Parent/Guardian Meetings: 

December 6, 2016
January 10, 2017
February 7, 2017
March 7, 2017
April 4, 2017
May 2, 2017
June 6, 2017

*All Meetings begin at 6:30 PM in Room 35*

Links:

Durfee Band Site

Fall River Fine and Performing Arts website

Student Resources:

Vic Firth

Fingering Charts

Metronome

Online Tuner

musictheory.net

JW Pepper Sheet Musc

sightreadingfactory.com

 

Student Worksheets: