5th Grade Strings


    Welcome to 5th grade Strings!

     Please see below for information to start the school year. Any questions? Please email me! ntrach@hhsd.org



    • All students will be issued a folder to bring to all lessons.
    • Sound Innovations Book 1 (links below to Amazon. Make sure you get the BLUE and WHITE one if you're purchasing from anywhere else)
    • Folding music stand (for practice at home)
    • Pencil (to have at all lessons)
    • the district will provide Smartmusic to all isntrumental students for practice at home
    • A standard practice record will be placed in the front of students' books. Students may fill it out if they find it helpful. I may require filling it out and a parent signature if any students appear to have issues not practicing.
    • Please register by clicking here, we will be using the student hhsd email address as the login for Smartmusic.


    Need an insturment??

    If you don't have a playable instrumenbt please lease or purchase an instrument from a recommended dealer

    • Music and Arts 215-443-7880

    If you are in the market to purchase please contact me first for guidance!


    All Orchestra Concerts will be in conjunction with the Band in the Auditorium at Keith Valley Middle School

    Winter Concert - Thursday, January 9 @ 7 pm
    Spring Concert - Wednesday, May 6 @ 7 pm


    Rehearsal dates for the 2019-2020 School year will be available the first few weeks of September!