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After School Programs


Program open to Santa Teresa High School Students:

Little Big Band

This band is for those musicians interested in learning Jazz music and improvisation  in a big band format. You must already play an instrument, but no jazz experience is required. The cost is $50 and is open to students in grades 9-12. Classes will be held on Wednesdays, starting Oct. 12, and will run for six weeks, ending on Nov. 16. Russell Zimmer will teach this class from 5:00pm-6:30pm in the band room, #603.

Register online here: https://goo.gl/forms/TQlFGoojt78QUBmF3


Programs open to middle school and STHS students:

Intermediate Percussion Ensemble

Build on your skills or learn a new instrument – the Intermediate Percussion Class is open to students in grades 6-12 with prior music experience. The Intermediate Percussion class will be held on Tuesdays, Oct. 18-Nov. 29 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in the STHS Band Room (#603 in the center building on campus). Instructors are Julie Bounds (Director of Music at STHS) and Greg Messa (STHS Percussion Caption Head). The cost of this 6 week class is only $60. Checks should be made out to STMAA and can be brought to the first class, mailed to STMAA, PO Box 23761, San Jose, CA 95153, or dropped off in the gray lock box in the band room. No refunds for missed classes.

Register online here: http://tinyurl.com/zwerdcn

You can download the flyer here: http://tinyurl.com/hhz3b4l



Donate to the band program

You can donate to the band program by sending a check to STMAA, P.O. Box 23761, San Jose, CA 95153 or by clicking on the Affinipay image below

If making a donation to the music marathon please put "music marathon" in the reference area on the payment page