Brittany Rennels' Webpage

Welcome to Ms. Rennels’ webpage! Below you will find information about concerts and events throughout the year, as well as your school’s band calendar, our monthly band newsletter, helpful tips and tricks and music games!

School Calendars

Click on your school to see your child’s band schedule for the school year. Click on the Concerts/Events calendar to see all the concerts and events for the school year!

Canty Elementary

Dever Elementary

Guardian Angel
Pennoyer
St. Paul
St. Zachary
Concert/Events

Concerts and Events

Here you will find information about all upcoming concerts and events!

Solo Festival

Date: Saturday, March 14th

Location: St. Peter Lutheran School, 202 E Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, IL

Students interested in participating in solo festival MUST register either online or over the phone no later than 2/4/20. To sign up for piano accompaniment please click HERE. All students participating in solo festival MUST attend at least 2 rehearsals with the pianist.

Spring Band Concert and Rehearsal

Rehearsal- Monday, March 16th at St. Emily, 1400 E Central Rd., Mount Prospect, IL

Time: Beginner Band 5:30-6:15pm

Intermediate Band 6:15-7:00pm

Advanced Band 7:00-8:00pm

Concert- Tuesday, March 17th at St. Emily, 1400 E Central Rd., Mount Prospect, IL

Student Arrival Time 6:30pm

Concert Start Time 7:00pm

Concert Attire: Beginner Students- Nice clothes. Please no jeans or gym shoes. Girls may wear a skirt of dress. Intermediate and Advance Students – White Shirts/Blouses, Black pants/skirts.

Practice Champs

This section features one student from each school who went above and beyond in his/her practice goals for the month!

CONGRATULATIONS TO… Natlya Lomeli AND  Eliana Casiano from Canty Elementary School in Chicago. Both girls exceeded their goals over winter break!! Check back next month to see who will be featured next!

Monthly Newsletter

Here you can find an electronic copy of our monthly band newsletter. Our newsletter helps keepyou up to date on what is going on in band world and features our Practice Champs and other helpful information!

Beginner Band Videos

Click on your child’s instrument to watch videos on how to assemble the instrument, getting a good first sound and instrument care.

Musical Games

Here you can find different musical games to work on note reading, rhythm and ear training for brass students.

Note Name Games: Name That Note, Music Notation Practice, Classics for Kids – Note Names

Rhythm Games: Classics for Kids – Match the Rhythm

Ear Training Games (for brass): Parrot Phrases

Band Handbook

Click HERE for an electronic copy of the band handbook.