Music & Drama

Band

Band is open to 6th, 7th and 8th graders with parental permission. All students who are interested are invited. Instrument choice may be modified for the needs of balance of the band.  The band plays a minimum of two major concerts annually (Christmas Concert and Spring Concert), and all performances are required as part of the band grade. The band member also may choose to participate in solo/ensemble which gives the students a chance to play individually and/or in small groups. The band may also perform at Mass and in the Pacelli Pep Band. Pacelli Catholic Middle School also offers a jazz band based on student interest.

Choir

Choir is open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders with parental permission. This group performs a wide variety of music from liturgical, sacred, secular, pop/rock, a capella and accompanied.  There are a minimum of two events each year (Christmas Concert and Spring Concert) and all performances are required as part of the choir grade. The choir member also may choose to attend solo/ensemble, which is an opportunity for the students to perform individually or in small groups.