Mrs. Anderson's Web Page
rooms M1 and B1
Current Homework for all classes:
May Home Practice Report due Thursday, May 30th, periods 1, 5. Due Friday, May 31st, periods 2, 4, 6.
Jazz Concert, Friday, May 24th
Picnic and Pops
Our last performance of the year, is on Wednesday, May 29th, from 5-8pm. Information and Dinner Order Form. Parents, we need your help, please volunteer to help at Picnic and Pops.
I am asking that students try to attend the event from start to finish. I understand some may not be able to do this, but if you can, please stay and hear all performances! Students should know when they perform, and have their instrument and music ready at that time.
Student attire: Fishr Music T-Shirt, with black or denim shorts or pants.
Congratulations to Concert Band, Symphonic Band, and 7/8 String Orchestra!
Our seventh and eighth grade ensembles performed beautifully at Music in the Parks on Saturday, May 4th. All groups scored extremely well, with each group winning second place in their division. Great Job!! Concert Band earned a rating of Excellent, with a score of 88.5 (the highest ever for this ensemble!!!) Symphonic Band earned a rating of Superior with a score of 91.5, and 7/8 Orchestra earned a Superior Rating with a score of 93.5!! Well done Fisher musicians!!
Congratulations Sixth Grade Band and Jazz Ensemble!
Our Sixth Grade Band did a fantastic job at Music in the Parks on Saturday, April 27th. They earned a Superior rating from both judges, and won first place in their division, as well as winning the Overall Best Concert Band award! That is quite an accomplishment for such a young group - way to go!
Our Jazz Ensemble also earned a Superior rating from both judges, won first place in their division, and won the Overall Best Jazz Ensemble award! In addition, our 8th grade alto sax player, Brendan D'Angelo, won an individual medal for outstanding soloist! Congratulations Brendan and the Fisher Jazz Ensemble!
Parents, please join our Music Boosters email list!
Our Music Boosters are part of the Fisher Home and School Club, and would like to keep you informed about our many events and needs throughout the school year. Please click here to sign up for our Music Boosters email list.
This is a critiical communication tool and I encourage all music parents to sign up.
Students may earn up to ten points per quarter with extra credit. Each of the following assignments can earn up to 10 points individually.
For more information on Music Boosters, you can visit their website, RJF Music Boosters Home Page or email me.
If you are thinking of volunteering in the classroom, chaperoning, driving, or helping with any performances/field trips, please note that you must have a TB test on file in the Fisher office. You can speak with our school secretary Jane Babb if you need more information about this.
Recommended Music Supplies
Supplies needed for a successful year in band/orchestra: Supplies. Do you shop at Music Village? If so, please turn in receipts to Mrs. Anderson. The receipts can be used for a credit system with Music Village, that can provide supplies in the classoom.
Method and Theory Books Needed for class
Sixth Grade Band
Accent on Achievement Book One.
Standard of Excellence Book Two
Foundations for Superior Performance
Music Enrichment during flex time
During flex time, I am able to offer Jazz Band as a music enrichment opportunit.
Any student selected for a math or english tutorial will not be able to enroll in music enrichment while needed in tutorial. Students wishing to enroll in music enrichment will not have a study hall class during flex time.
Learn about Smart Music, a great on-line tool for practicing, by visiting the website SmartMusic
Copyright © Raymond J. Fisher Middle School :: Contact the Webmaster