Student in grades 6-8 experience music from several genres, jazz, rock, country, bluegrass, orchestral, Broadway musicals, world music from many cultures and countries.
The elements of music are woven throughout the trimester: Melody, Harmony, Rhythm, Tone Color, and Expression. Students have the opportunity to play rhythm-percussion instruments, xylophones, keyboards, and recorders. Students in grades 6-8 are invited to join the OLL Band program and the Honor Choir. The students are also invited to be music ministers by joining the student Mass choirs.