QO Music News 


Quince Orchard Music Department

The mission of the QOHS music department is to provide students a personalized learning environment to foster meaningful cultural experiences in the performance, understanding, and appreciation of music. This will be accomplished by promoting the nine National Standards of Music Education:

  1. Singing, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music. 
  2. Performing on instruments, alone and with others, a varied repertoire of music.
  3. Improvising melodies, variations, and accompaniments. 
  4. Composing and arranging music within specified guidelines 
  5. Reading and notating music  
  6. Listening to, analyzing, and describing music. 
  7. Evaluating music and music performances. 
  8. Understanding relationships between music, the other arts, and disciplines outside the arts 
  9. Understanding music in relation to history and culture

Winter 2020 Video

The Music Department students and staff created this amazing video to share, listen to these talented musicians and read their words of inspiration and hope.