• Focus
    Band's focus is to create instrumentalist that demonstrate good musical skills. Students learn the necessary skills for instrumental performance as well as musical skills and instrumental concepts. They perform skills, music, and band literature throughout the year. Basic music concept such as rhythm notation, music note identification, instrumental fingering, posture, and tone production will be covered in the class. The band also performs a winter and spring concert as well as participate in many events. The instruments taught are flute, clarinet, alto and tenor saxophone, trumpet, French horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba, and percussion. No experience is necessary only the world and desire to play an instrument. 
     
    Our Mission
    “The mission of the band program has as its primary goal the continuous musical development of each student. It aims to develop the students technical and musical proficiency of a band instrument within a fun enthusiastic environment. Band aims to teach each student good self-esteem, respect, disciplined, creative problem-solving and an appreciation of the arts through music” 
     
    Mr. Guzman, Band Teacher/Director
     
    Mr. Guzman
     
    A little about Mr. Guzman
     
    Best Friend is my Dog Raven
     
    Madison Scouts DCI 2008 Season
     
    US Navy
    • Aviation Pilot
    • Commodores Jazz Band
    • USS Ronald Regan

    Texas Longhorns Marching Band 2010-2012

    Hobbies

    • Dancing (try to)
    • Hunting/Fishing
    • Symphones
    • Drum and Bugle Corps
    • Basketball (Dallas Mavericks), Football (Dallas Cowboys) Hockey (Dallas Stars), Soccer (FC Dallas), Baseball (Los Angeles Dodgers)
    • Video Games
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