Nashville Notes Homeschool Music Association

Rehearsal Schedule & Info

Required Band Books

  • Beginner Band: Essential Elements 2000 Book 1
  • Intermediate Band: Band Expressions Book 2
  • Advanced Band: Foundations for Superior Performance
  • Jazz Band: TBD
  • Drumline:  Stick Control for the Snare Drummer
  • Percussion Ensembles:  Modern School for Snare Drum by Morris Goldenberg &  Modern School for Xylophone, Marimba, Vibraphone by Morris Goldenberg

Required String Orchestra Books

  • Beginner Strings:  Sound Innovations for String Orchestra Book 1
  • Intermediate Strings:  Essential Elements 2000 for Strings Book 2
  • Advanced Strings:  Sound Innovations for String Orchestra, Sound Development, Intermediate String Orchestra

All books are instrument specific.

Rehearsal Location

Grassland Heights Baptist Church, 2316 Hillsboro Rd., Franklin, TN  37069

Rehearsal Schedule  –  every Tuesday

Instrumental musicians need to arrive 15 before their rehearsal time.  Each student needs to bring their instrument, folding music stand, pencil, and supplied music with folder. Please write your student’s name on their music stand, music folder, and book.
2014-15 Schedule <— click for a full chart of the schedule

10:00-11:30 Advanced String Orchestra

10:00-12:00 Beginner String Orchestra (Music Foundations 10:00-10:30)

10:30-11:15 Music Foundations Class 1 (ages 4-6)

10:30-12:30 Beginner Band (Music Foundations 12:00-12:30)

10:30-12:30 Percussion Ensemble I

11:05-11:50 Music History I (ages 13+)

11:30-1:00 Intermediate String Orchestra

12:00-1:30 Performance Jazz Band

12:00-2:00 Intermediate Band

12:00-1:15 Grace Notes (Music Foundations 12:45-1:15)

12:30-1:15 Recorder Class (ages 8-10) (begins Oct. 7)

1:00-2:30 Joyful Voices

1:00-2:30 Higher Harmony

1:15-2:00 Music Foundations Class 2 (ages 7-10)

1:15-2:00 Recorder Class (ages 6-8) (begins Oct. 7)

2:00-3:45 Praise Station (Music Foundations 3:00-3:40;  If taking the 12:30 Recorder class, then the student may choose Music Foundations 1:15-2:00)

2:00-4:00 Advanced Band

2:00-4:00 Percussion Ensemble II

3:45-4:30 Music Foundations Class 3 (ages 9-13)

4:00-6:00 Drumline

4:15-5:45 Joyful Voices

4:15-5:45 Higher Harmony



6-8 yrs. old: Grace Notes (includes Music Foundations), Recorder Class

8 yrs. old: Beginner String Orchestra, Grace Notes (including Music   Foundations), Recorder Class

9-10 yrs. old: (non-band student) Recorder Class, Praise Station (including Music Foundations at 1:15)

(IB band student) IB, Praise Station (including MF at 3:00)