GHV Middle School Band Department
LEARN HOW TO MARCH!
Listen to your instrument!
Christmas Play along tracks
Take this survey. Make sure you hit the SUBMIT button when you are done!
Thanks! Mr. B.
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What Band are you in?
5th grade band!
6th grade band!
What instrument do you play?
How was the Bands overall tone quality in our concert?
Blatty and loud
Way to soft
Controlled and I could hear all the instruments
Did you play all the correct notes?
I missed some notes and rhythms
All my Rhythms were right, I missed some notes
All my notes were right, I missed some rhythms
I got all the notes and rhythm correct
The Bands Dynamics were:
Really good. I played really soft when I was supposed to
Ok, I could have been softer and louder
Dynamics? What are those?!
Mr. Benzings favorite muppet is:
Did you dress up for the concert?
I was looking sweet! Nice shirt or dress/skirt. I wore nice pants not jeans or shorts
I looked ok. I had on a nice shirt, but I wore jeans
I wore a t-shirt/sweatshirt and jeans.
My Favorite song to play in this concert.
Along Came a Spider
Clarinets on the run
Air of Nobility
I just can't wait to be king
A Song of Hope
Fires of Bandai
What can you do during class to make us better
Talk or make sounds when Mr. B is talking
Zone out and not know whats going on
Work with Mr Benzing and my friends as a group and don't try to get attention
Rate The Following Questions. Click on the arrows and choose from each menu
Showing someone my band instrument and how it works
5 Whenever I get the chance!
4. its fun!
3 Its ok.
2 I can deal with it
1. Hate it!
Click on the drop down menu to choose.
5 LOVE IT!
4. I like it
3 it's ok
2 I can deal with it
1. hate it!
Playing for a friend or family Member
5. I love an audience!
4. I like to be asked
3. Might be fun
2. only by force
My Band lessons:
5. Super fun TIme!
4. I hate missing them!
3. I feel I get better because of lessons
2. I don't feel like they help me play better
1. I don't like to go to my band lessons
5. I wish we had it more than every other day!
4. Love it!
3. Like it
2. All work no fun
1. I don't like band class
5. I wish we had more
4. Lots of fun!
3. I like to play concerts
2. Not much fun
1. I don't like playing concerts
Does Mr. Benzing make band fun?
Most of the time
Some of the time
Is Mr. Benzing kind to you?
Are you going to be in band next year?
I don't know
If you said NO or you DON'T KNOW tell me why.
Do you plan to play in the high school band?
If you are not sure or don't plan to play in High School band, please tell me why
Who is a musician or a song you like?
What can Mr. Benzing do to make band more fun?
Please choose what is closest to how you practice at home
I practice 20 or more minutes at least 5 days a week
I practice 20 or more minutes a few times a week
I practice less than 20 minutes at least 5 days a week
I practice less than twenty minutes at least 3 times a week
I practice at least one time each week
What is this thing you call PRACTICE?
I practice everyday! I love to be one of the best!
JAZZ BAND ONLY Please answer the next questions. If you are not in jazz band click SUBMIT.
Do you like soloing in Jazz band?Choose One
Yes! I want to solo on every song!
Yes, but maybe on one song
I will solo in class but not in a performance
GHAAA! Solos are scary!
What song was the most difficult for you.
Ran Kan Kan
What made the song harder for you to Learn/play?