Joseph Della Penna



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Joseph Della Penna

Hello,and welcome back to school! This is the home page for 4th/5th grade band. Here you can find updates to schedule, full band schedules (updated monthly), and homework assignments that your child should be working on. 


I am trying to update the band page every month with 4th/5th grade band homework and schedules to clarify all of the confusion from the beginning of the year. If you ever have questions, please email me at Thank you for supporting music in our schools!


Supplies for Class:

Flute Players: Flute and Book every class (see below)

Clarinet/Sax Players: At least 2 working reeds (size 2.5, can be purchased at Meeker Music/Music & Arts), clarinet, and book (see below)

Trumpet Players: Trumpet, mouthpiece, valve oil, and book (see below)

Trombone/Baritone Players: Trombone, mouthpiece, valve oil, and book (see below)

Percussion Players: WSD3 percussion contract, sticks, book (see below)

   FOR HOME; Mallet Kit and mallets, practice pad


Book: Your child needs a book for this class. I do not provide books. The book is "Sound Innovations: Book 1 (blue book)". You can find it at Meeker Music for $10, or bring $10 to me, and I will get one for your child. 


-Joe Della Penna