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Band

Name of CCA

Band (Brass)

Day held

Fridays

Timing

2.30 pm - 4.30 pm

Venue

Band Room

CCA teachers-in-charge

Mdm Han Yu Chin

Ms Yong Lee Min

Brief description of CCA

A brass band is a musical ensemble generally consisting entirely of brass instruments, most often with a percussion section. Pupils will learn music theory, sight-reading and learn how to play brass or percussion instruments such as cornets, euphoniums, horns. Pupils also learn how to work together as a team to play music together as an ensemble.

CCA-specific objectives

Pupils will be learning

  • basic breathing techniques
  • buzzing
  • music theory
  • sight reading
  • instruments-playing