St. Damian

Welcome to the Saint Damian page! 

General

"Music is to the mind as air is the body."

-Plato, Philosopher

Important Dates

"Music has a power of forming the character, and should therefore be introduced into the education of the young."

-Aristotle, Philosopher

  • September 13th - Lessons start

Parent Night Video

"Music has a power of forming the character, and should therefore be introduced into the education of the young."

-Aristotle, Philosopher

  • Parent Night

Band

“How is it that music can, without words, evoke our laughter, our fears, our highest aspirations?”

 -Jane Swan

  • Band is a great musical experience offered to all 4th-8th grade students.

  • Every band student will receive one group lesson and one rehearsal/open guided practice per week.

  • Lessons schedules will be displayed at your above request.

  • For more information about the band program, please visit: www.strivingupmusic.com/band

Beginning Band 

“I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.”

-Billy Joel

Piano/Ukulele

“Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.”

-Victor Hugo

  • Piano (K-3rd)/Ukulele (2nd-3rd) is a great musical experience.

  • Every piano/ukulele student will receive one group lesson per week (Maximum of 8 students per class).

  • Lesson schedules will be displayed at your request (above).

  • To find out more information about the piano program, please visit: www.strivingupmusic.com/piano

About

“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.”

-Bob Marley

UP Music believes in the value of teaching music and leans heavily on appreciating music through laughter and mastering music through hard "fun" work.