Missed Performance Make-up Assignments

  • All TMS Band performances are mandatory graded events. You may complete a missed performance make-up assignment from the following options:
    Make-up assignments must be submitted within one week of the missed performance. Essay's must be typed (12 pitch) and double spaced.  Use separate cover page with name, date, and missed-performance date. Essay will be graded based on content, proper grammar and spelling.
    Option 1: Song Research Essay
    Choose a song performed by the TMS Band during the current school year to research and submit a 1-2 page essay.
    Option 2: Video Performance Essay
    Watch one of the assigned videos and submit a 1-2 page essay about the performance. 
    Follow the links below to view the assignment videos.
    Option 3: "Music is Important to Me" Essay
    Submit a 1-2 page essay about why music is important to you. Discussion points are not limited to, but may include:
    - Why did you choose your instrument?
    - Who are your musical influences? Why?
    - What styles of music do you like? Why?
    - What songs have special meaning to you? Why?