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School of Music Contact:
Rebecca Mason by Email
or 612.767.2262

Burroughs Community School  612.668.3280

Band and Orchestra School Year program

Join the Band and Orchestra! Mount Olivet offers this fun musical after school program in partnership with Burroughs Community School, for 4th and 5th graders who are beginners or who have some experience playing an instrument. Students learn to play their instruments in sectionals and as large groups. Instruction includes general music concepts which are reinforced through games and group activities. 

Classes are held at Mount Olivet Lutheran Church on Thursdays from 3:45-5:15pm
REGISTER NOW for 2016-2017 school year

Download Parent Handbook/Orchestra

Download Parent Handbook/ Band

Burroughs Student Tuition:

  • With district-owned instrument $460 for the school year
  • With student-provided instrument: $425 for the school year
  • Books are included in tuition

Gold Band:
   Director: Ben Bussey
   Assistant Director: Lukas Skrove
 Blue Band:
   Director: Adam Rossmiller   
   Assistant director:  Gus Sandberg
   Director: Olivia Hahn
   Assistant director:  April Wickland
Section leaders:
   Dana Donnay
   Lisa Perry

        Calendar 2106-2017

  • Thursday, September 22 First day of band and orchestra

  • Thursday, October 20 No band/orchestra

  • Thursday, November 3 No band/orchestra (no school)
  • Thursday, November 24 No band/orchestra Thanksgiving Holiday

  • Thursday, December 14, open rehearsal starting
    at 4:45 pm
  • December 17- January 1 Winter break

  • Thursday, January 5 Band/orchestra resume

  • Thursday, April 6 No band/orchestra MPS spring break

  • Thursday, April 13 No band/orchestra Holy Week at Mount Olivet

  • Thursday, April 27 Last day of band/orchestra

  • Friday, April 28 Band/orchestra presentation to Burroughs third and fourth graders

  • Tuesday, May 2 Final concert at 2:00 and 6:30 at Burroughs Community School