Antioch Upper Grade School Bands


    Welcome Back!

    Upcoming Important Dates:   


    January 18 - ACHS Pep Band Game, 5pm @ ACHS


    February 7 - D117 Band Festival @ ACHS, 7pm (7th and 8th grade Band only)

    February 12 - LCHS Pep Band Game, 5pm @ LCHS

    February 17 - Skate on Grand Skate Party, 3:30-5:30pm (ALL D34 Band students invited!)

    February 20 - Solo & Ensemble Recital @ AUGS, 5-7pm

    February 23 - Solo & Ensemble Contest @ Palombi MS, all day

    February 27 - Band Booster Meeting, 7pm AUGS Cafeteria


    March 1 - 8th grade Band to Northern Illinois University Band Contest, all day



    Check the individual grade level Band webpages for Reference Recordings


    Required Materials

    Each student needs to come to class daily with all of the necessary materials. Your child needs to bring the following to every class:

    • Instrument and accessories (mouthpiece, reeds, neck strap, valve oil, cork grease, etc).
    • A 1” 3-ring binder or music folder.
    • Band music
    • Method Book (Standard of Excellence books 2 & 3)
    • 2 pencils with erasers.
    • Signed practice sheet (signed weekly by a parent).