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Music Department

Graduation Requirements
Students must complete at least one credit in Arts/Humanities.  The music department offers several from which to choose.

Instructors
                                                          Mr. Stephen Flory                                         Mr. Ryan Raible
                                                              Music Teacher                                          Jazz Band Director
                                                        Marching Band Director
                                                       412-751-2021 ext. 326                                 412-751-2021 ext. 325 
                                                           florys@serrahs.org                                    raibler@serrahs.org 

Course Offerings

 Course

 Grades Offered

 Survey of Music

 Grade 9

 
Music Appreciation

 
Grade 9

 Concert Band

 Grades 9-12

 Chorus

 Grades 9-12



Music Department Website

http://serramusic.webs.com


Marching Band Website


Extra Curricular Activities
Serra Catholic Marching Band
Serra Catholic Jazz Band
Instruments of Peace
Serra Catholic Spring Musical


Department Highlights
Private Lesson Instruction is available upon request.


Organizations & Activities
Tri-M Music Honor Society: Open to band and chorus students grades 10-12, based on scholarship, leadership, merit, and musical achievement, selection by Mr. Stephen Flory, Chapter Advisor (#5523)

Honors Music Ensembles/Competitions
Diocesan Honors Band/Chorus Festival: Annual music honors festival for band and chorus students incorporating each high school in the Diocese of Pittsburgh
PMEA Honors Band/Honors Jazz Band: Students selected by college-level audition for these exclusive ensembles
PMEA District Band: Students selected by director recommendation
PMEA Region/State Band: Students audition at PMEA District/Region Band and move on to this prestigious ensemble
PIMBA: Serra’s Marching Band competes in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Marching Band Association (PIMBA). See our calendar online at: www.brownbearsw.com/freecal/SerraMarchingBand