How Do I Join?
- FILL OUT THE STUDENT INFORMATION FORM
Please fill out the google document that has all of the information we need to get your student enrolled in Fine Arts for next year. Please have this filled out before your appointment. https://goo.gl/forms/q0kxHstOGnl44YWK2
SIGN UP FOR A TIME SLOT ON MAY 16 OR MAY 17
Sign up to try out and select a Band or Orchestra instrument or audition for Dance and Chorus. You and your student will sit down with us and try out different instruments he/she may be interested in. We will let them try any of the instruments that are available to see what will be the best fit for them! You can also audition for Chorus and/or Dance. We will teach you everything you need to know, so NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED! https://goo.gl/forms/GEfBLwRu31wdJpdo1
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need prior experience to join Band, Chorus, Dance, or Orchestra?
No! We will teach you everything you need to know!
What are the advantages of being in Fine Arts?
The College Entrance Examination Board found that students involved in public school music programs score 107 points higher on SAT’s than students without musical experiences. Music classes are the only classes that students get to choose. Other advantages include: Concerts, camps, trips (Disney, etc…) and the opportunity to perform with North Cobb High School!
What styles will I learn in Dance class?
Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, and Hip Hop.
What Instruments can I choose from?
Band – Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Oboe, Bassoon, Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba
Orchestra – Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass
How do I know which instrument I should play?
The Band and Orchestra Directors will meet with every future member to help them select the perfect instrument!
Does it cost a lot of money to be in Band or Orchestra?
No! Some of the more expensive instruments are owned by the school. Other instruments can be rented for $20-$45 per month.
Can I join more than one class?
Yes! Most of our students sign up for two Fine Arts classes.
FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE REGARDING THE BARBER MIDDLE SCHOOL FINE ARTS PROGRAMS, PLEASE CONTACT:
ROBERT GROGAN – BAND
BRADLEY RIKARD – BAND
LISA DAVIDSON – CHORUS
NICOLE PERKINS – DANCE
MARK BURROUGHS – ORCHESTRA