PS 527 Bands 

This program will afford your child an opportunity to learn keyboard, woodwind, brass, string or percussion instruments. Children will rehearse and perform as an ensemble for various school and community functions. 


Tuesday and Thursday 2:40-3:40 (5th grade)

Wednesday and Friday 2:30-3:30  (4th grade)


Students will receive a weekly lesson specific to their instrument in the morning once a week.  Times TBD.


The program is free to all students. Instruments are rented free of charge by the school.


Keyboard, Trumpet, Trombone, Clarinet, Saxophone, Guitar, Bass, Percussion (Drums, Tambourine, Marimba, Conga).

Students will fill out preference sheets once they enroll (inventory is limited, we may not be able to accommodate first choice)


The program will run from September to June. Students are required to attend each rehearsal and morning lesson unless absent from school. At home practice required.

If interested, please email music teacher, Mr. Tim Borecky at

Capacity is limited to 30 students per ensemble, admission is first come first serve. Other interested students will be waitlisted.