Dover Band Program

Dover, OH

Dover Middle School Bands

Have a question you need answered? Email Mr. Carrick and ask away!
















The 7th / 8th Graders joined the Marching Tornadoes for an epic halftime performance!


Do you have Bandmate Chromatic Tuner?
You'll want it for your phone/device...it's free!


Improve your note-naming
speed with 
Staff Wars


Download a copy of the DMS Band Syllabus:

2017-18 DMS Band Syllabus

Key Signature Practice
SHARP KEYS

FLAT KEYS

ALL MAJOR KEYS

Improve your instrument fingering
speed with
MusicRacer.com

Note Naming Practice
TREBLE CLEF

BASS CLEF

GRAND STAFF

Write your own music with FLAT 
Sign in with Google and compose with friends.


Concert attire for performance:
Girls should wear an appropriate dress or skirt, or a nice pant outfit. Boys should wear nice trousers, a collared shirt and TIE or a BOW TIE.
No tennis shoes, please, if possible.
 


Click on John Philip Sousa to go to 

"The President's Own" United States Marine Band 
MARCH MANIA webpage to hear and
learn more about some great marches.


Ready to START sight reading a new piece? 

Click Here for a helpful checklist

Practice the lines in your book
with
 
accompaniments tracks


Click Here for the link to learn more about 
​the History of Wind Bands and the American School band movement.


Download a copy of your major scales 

Flute     Oboe     Clarinet     Bassoon

Alto Sax    Tenor Sax     Bari Sax

Trumpet     Horn     Trombone/Baritone     Tuba

Mallet Percussion


Online metronomes:

www.webmetronome.com

www.metronomeonline.com