Music Department    Music notes

Welcome to B-CC Music 2014-2015! Grammy cover 

The B-CC Music Department has earned 2 Grammy Foundation awards and offers six instrumental ensembles, three choral ensembles, guitar, piano, and IB music classes. Extracurricular activities include the pep band, drum line/percussion ensemble, pit orchestra and small quartets and combos. Nearly 500 students are enrolled in a music class each semester. 

 STAFF  

 

 
Music Staff Photo 2012  

 

Matt Hoffman, Instrumental Music

Lisa Itkin, Choral Music  

Marshall White, Instrumental Music/Resource Teacher
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WHY STUDY MUSIC

The Wall Street Journal article, "A Musical Fix for American Schools" provides research that shows music training boosts IQ, focus, and persistence.  

MUSIC CLASSES AND ENSEMBLES 

EXTRACURRICULAR MUSIC OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS 

TRI-M MUSIC HONOR SOCIETY 

CONCERT ATTIRE  

Advanced and Concert Choirs students can order the double strand choker necklace (item #1076) from the website.

ENSEMBLE AND CLASS HANDBOOKS

CLASS ASSIGNMENTS

  • Scale Packets 
  • IB Music  
  • Check Edline for Audition Selections for Orchestra String Players and All Symphonic Band Members 

MUSIC DEPARTMENT AWARDS 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS 

SUPPORT THE MUSIC DEPARTMENT 

MUSIC BOOSTERS

AUDITIONS

To post a photo or news item, contact MusicBoostersBCC@gmail.com. 

 

News/Upcoming Events

Plan to Attend the Music Boosters Meeting! 
Monday, November 3, 2014 
7:00pm-8:00pm 
B-CC Instrumental Music Room E008 
Come to the Music Boosters Meeting to learn about all the activities planned for the year and to see how you can support the wonderful music program. Questions about the Spring Music Trip to Chicago? That's on the full agenda that we'll move through quickly--so we'll see you there!  

   

We Need You!  Election Day Bake Sale Fundraiser
Tuesday, November 4 the Music Boosters will participate in a PTSA Election Day Bake Sale. We Need You to provide baked items and to help during the sale. Student ensembles are also needed to perform during the day to help boost sales and donations! Please sign up now.

  
 Annual Citrus Fruit Fundraiser 

FruitFundraiserOrdering Instructions  

Support the B-CC Music Department and receive delicious citrus fruit delivered this holiday season! 
Order online by October 31 and remember to designate a student in the music department ("seller") who will receive credit toward the spring Music Trip. For questions, contact Rachel Lostumbo.

 


                             Calendar of Events & Performances                        
   

  

Music Booster Volunteer Positions for 2014-2015 

  

Sign up for the B-CC Music Listserv to get updates and important announcements (instructions).

 

CONGRATULATIONS to TRI-M for another outstanding afternoon brightening up the day of residents at Springhouse/Manor Care, Bethesda with your musical performances.

 

 CD  Music CDs for Sale
The B-CC Jazz Ensemble, B-CC Alumni students, B-CC Staff Combo, and vocal soloists performed at the Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club on May 22. On April 29 through May 1, the award-winning B-CC Music Program Spring Concert student ensembles performed in the B-CC Auditorium. These events were professionally recorded and are available to purchase for $15 each. To order, specify which CD and send cash or check (made payable to “B-CC Music Department”) to Marshall White in the B-CC Music Office. 

  

Chamber Singers performed for Governor O'Malley in December. ChamberSingersGovernor'sMansion2013
 

Jazz Combo at Panera Bread

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