Band is coming to Alcott Elementary in September 2019!


Students grades 4th-8th will have the opportunity to choose their instrument and join the Alcott Elementary Band.

Yearlong Schedule: October 2, 2019 – June 12, 2020

Two Classes Per Week:

Wednesdays: 3pm-4pm each week

Fridays:  3pm-4pm each week

Additional Details


Cost: $181.78/ per month ($1636 for 9 months of instruction)


Registration Fee: $50 one-time, non-refundable fee that includes: music bag and notebook, and all concert admissions for friends and family.


Instructors: (Click to view Bios)



  • Woodwinds: Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone
  • Brass: Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn, Tuba
  • Percussion: to be added after the winter break


Instrument Rental: (2 Options)

  1. Additional Cost: Quinlan & Fabish (Q&F): monthly rental with 4 month trial period.  Please see Q&F handouts for further details.
  2. Or, bring your own instrument.


Method Book & Class Supplies (supplied by the student)

  • Essential Elements 2000 Hal Leonard
  • Portable music stand

RegistrationRegistration will occurs in August through and Active Network. Email or call 312-780-0823 for more information.