Music in September

There has been lots of music making and enjoyment here at Leverett Elementary School in September! From our fabulous Peace Day Celebration inside and outside, to assemblies using Go Noodle and chants to inside the music room there is a great deal happening! Above are featured two pieces of music one from 6th grade from […]

CONGRATULATIONS 3RD GRADE! I am happy to report that all 3rd grade students have successfully completed the year’s instruction on recorder, passed both a playing and written test and have earned the right to take home the recorders to borrow for the summer! Enjoy playing third grade friends and please keep track of those recorders […]

PVSO Brass Trio Visit, Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Many thanks to Jean Jeffries, Ben Smar and Melissa Griffin, our visiting Brass Trio from the Pioneer Valley Symphony Orchestra for a wonderful presentation last week in the Leverett Elementary Music Room.The third and fourth grade had lots of interesting thoughtful questions for our visitors about both their instruments and what playing in a symphony […]

All School Art and Music Show – Tuesday March 13, 2018

Hello Parents, Guardians, Family and Friends, The Leverett Elementary School Music and Art Departments are proud to present an All-School Concert and Art Show for your enjoyment. The musical and art presentations entitled, “Arts and Animals” will include grades K-6. The shows will showcase student composed and arranged work on art, costumes, songs and instrumental […]

Winter Chorus Concert

Hello Leverett Music Fans! In about two weeks, the 4,5,6 Leverett Elementary Chorus will be performing for students, faculty, staff and family a fabulous Winter Concert! The concert will take place on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 2:00 and 6:30 pm. Some of our songs featured will be Peace Like a River, Snowman and Here in […]

October is 3rd Grade Composing Month

Here at Leverett in the 3rd grade music, we have been composing rhythms with quarter notes, eighth notes, quarter rests and sixteenth notes. On a 4 x 4 grid, students composed their works with a choice of these symbols for rhythm. Then taking their composition further, created a melody using the notes C, D, E, […]

Welcome Back to School

Welcome Back to the Music Room! All students will be singing, playing and moving in September as we get our musical brains flowing again! Chorus opportunities for 4, 5 and 6 grade students begin on Tuesday September 12. All classes will be learning the following song for Peace Day, coming up on September 25 at […]

Welcome Back to the Music Room!

Hello and welcome to the LES elementary music program for PK-6th grade students here at LES! I am very excited to work with your fabulous children and for all things we will be exploring and learning in music class. My overall goal is for each child to develop the concepts, skills and attitudes for a […]