Instrumental music

Fourth and fifth graders, as well as third-grade violinists with previous private instruction experience (contingent on teacher approval), can take a weekly instrumental music class during school hours. Instruction is provided for cello, clarinet, flute, trombone, trumpet, and violin. Also taught when space is available are alto saxophone, baritone horn, bass clarinet, drum, oboe, and viola.

Thornton Creek Instrumental Music Schedule (9/29/20)

Class meets every Monday morning when school is in session. Please have your instrument and book with you at each class.


  • 8:00-8:30: Violin
  • 8:30-9:00: Beg. Trumpet
  • 9:50-10:20: Beg. Flute & Trombone
  • 10:20-10:50: Beg. Clarinet
  • 11:00-11:30: Adv. Band
  • 11:30-12:00: Beg. Violin & Cello

Regular home practice is required.

For more information, email Julia Gendrich at