Peters
Township
School District
264 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724.941.6250
Fax: 724.942.0915
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PTHS Band Department

Music Students & Parents should visit the PT Music Boosters site for event and calendar information. The link is also provided on the right side of this page.

Contact Info:
Mr. Barney email: [email protected]
office phone : 724-941-6250 X5376
Office Hours by Appointment Please


The Peters Township High School Music department consists of:

Wind Symphony      Concert Band       Jazz Band

The Mighty Indian Marching Band            Pep Band                 Pit Orchestra

Orchestra               Symphony Orchestra

Symphonic Choir         Concert Choir       Mixed Choir                A Capella Adrenaline

AP Music Theory           Online Music Theory

Digital Audio Production         Piano/Song Writing             Popular Music

Small ensembles are created for various performance requests based on student talent and availability each year, i.e. saxophone quartet, clarinet quartet, brass quintet, rhythm sections, etc.

The Music Department typically travels every other year to a national adjudication festival. All ensembles travel as a group to various places like Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, New York City, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, Va., Chicago, Washington D.C., and other locations.
May
24
May
24
May
25
May
29
Memorial Day, No School
Mon May 29 2017
May
30
Kennywood Ticket Sale
Tue May 30 2017
May
31
PTHS Yearbook Distribution
Wed May 31 2017
PMEA Honors Band
The 2016 PMEA HONORS BAND FESTIVAL will be held at 2 locations:
 
November 12 @ Peters Township High School - 9am to 4pm rehearsal (lunch and snacks provided)
 
November 19 @ North Hills Middle School Auditorium - 9am to 4pm rehearsal (lunch and snacks provided)
 
November 20 @ North Hills Middle School Auditorium - 1pm rehearsal & 4pm concert 
 
This years conductor will be Dr. Don McKinney from the University of Colorado, Boulder, Co.
Links
Master Classes
fundamentals of practicing, embouchure, and mouthpiece info
HONORS BAND FORMS
All medical insurance and pertinent medical information
Students list all meds required to be administered while attending festival.
Policies each student agrees with (signs) in order to participate in festival.
List all participating students on one form and have principal sign it.
Peters
Township
School District
PT High School
264 East McMurray Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: 724.941.6250
Fax: 724.942.0915
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