• Billinghurst Middle School Band Program - Nathaniel Myers, Director   

     

         

  • UPCOMING EVENTS:

    • Wed, June 1st: Jazz Band Performance (required Jazz only) Call time 5:45pm
      • BDB Jazz has been invited to perform for the 1st night of the 8th grade awards celebration.
      • Uniform:
        • 7th Grade Teal polo with black pants/shoes/socks
        • 8th Grade Nice Dress Clothes Appropriate for Awards Night
      • All Jazz students (regardless of grade and team) are expected to perform.
    • Summer Rentals: 

      • I offer summer instrument rentals for a $50 flat fee. Checks Made payable to Billinghurst MS 
      • Submit this Microsoft Form informing Mr. Myers of the request to rent an instrument. Form submissions due not later than Tuesday May 31st!  
      • Show evidence of proper use/maintenance of their instrument 
      • Be enrolled in Billinghurst Band for the next School Year 2022-2023 
      • Instruments distributed starting June 1st 
      • Physical Rental forms will be sent home to students upon teacher approval of their rental requests. Payment should be sent in with completed signature of rental form. Any payments not received by June 3rd will not be allowed to check instrument out (our office staff needs time to process payments before the end of the year).  

      Summer Music Programs: 

      • Summer music programs are a great way to continue involvement in band over the summer. Here are a few camps/programs to look into: 
      • WCSD/Reno Pops Summer Program- Meets T,W,Th June21-July14 from 8am-1:30pm at Pine MS. Click this link to register: https://forms.office.com/r/9jzcjpQTUq email Amy Barthel at abarthel@washoeschools.net for questions/concerns. 
      • Lake Tahoe Music Camp- Registration for this camp may be closed by now but check their website for information on this amazing sleep away music camp! https://www.unr.edu/ltmc  
      • Private Lessons for your Instrument- This is a wonderful way to learn more about your instrument and dive deeper into your understanding of how to master your instrument. Those interested in starting private lessons should reach out to me (nathaniel.myers@washoeschools.net) for suggestions on private teachers.  
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