Aliquippa band director hired, as music software restart would make progress

ALIQUIPPA − Methods preserve currently being taken to restart the Aliquippa Significant College marching band and music plan.

A thirty day period in the past, the Aliquippa School Board employed Samuel Froehlich as the college district’s new band director for the 2022-23 university calendar year.

Froehlich has served as a comprehensive-time audio instructor at Borland Manor and Hills-Hendersonville elementary educational institutions in the Canon-McMillan College District.

Aliquippa has been without the need of a band director since the district discontinued its plan just after the 2020-2021 university year.

A graduate of Montour Superior and Duquesne University, in December 2019, Froehlich also worked in the Peters Township, Seneca Valley and Gateway school districts. He also is component of the voice faculty for the Junior Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, composed of 9th-12th graders.

“I’m so grateful for all of my past educating encounters that have served to get ready me to stage into this placement with Aliquippa.,” Froehlich explained.

Samuel Froehlich is the new band director at Aliquippa High School.

“I’m psyched to be reinstating 4 essential music ensembles to Aliquippa like a 7-8 quality, and a 9-12 grade band, in addition to a 7-8 quality and a 9-12 quality choir. As of the 2022-23 faculty yr, pupils in equally 7-8 and 9-12 band can enroll and will participate in the marching band in the slide and right after the completion of the soccer season will changeover into a live performance band ensemble, providing college students a nicely-rounded expertise making it possible for them to check out quite a few genres, kinds, and issue stages of new music,” Froehlich mentioned. “We also will be reinstating common audio lessons. In these classes, learners can assume to deal with a selection of musical subject areas together with: songs idea/literacy, eurythmics (movement and new music), music history, new music of unique cultures, audio composition, new music technologies, and so much extra. My target is that all tunes programs will not only enable pupils to check out other areas of music that they might not be aware of, but they will also be a course exactly where college students can specific their current imaginative or musical passions although incorporating all of the competencies and expertise we will decide up along the way.”