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The Union Mine High School music program is led by Alison Warner. Taking over as director in 2006, she has brought lots of music, spirit, and laughter to the program. Alison has made great strides in the music department, particularly with the marching band as it is distinguished in its class and often receives high scores and placing at band reviews.
This course is for the advanced music student. The first part of the year is spent as a marching band. At the conclusion of football season, the band prepares for the concert season. Attendance is required at all performances and extra rehearsals. This is a performance-oriented class.
This course is open to all advanced sax, trumpet, trombone, and rhythm players. This is a performance class which follows the same basic rules as Advanced Band. Music played will be accepted jazz improvisation as well as standard repertoire. Attendance is required at all performances and extra rehearsals.
Three to eight part singing, a cappella, as well as accompanied. Basic techniques of breath control, tone production, reading music, vowel tone, and consonant articulation. Attendance is required at all performances. All members are automatically members of combined chorale. This is a performance-oriented class.