Welcome to the Holland Patent Music Department!
Holland Patent provides students in grades Pre K-12 with a well-rounded music education. The district is proud to offer over ten credit-bearing and extracurricular performing ensembles, classroom music, Suzuki violin classes, AP Music Theory, and a Tri-M Music Honor Society chapter to our students. It is the goal of the Holland Patent Music Department to cultivate the maximum musical potential in each and every student.
Please use the links to the left to see what is happening throughout our program!
Golden Knights Music News
Music Department presents Spring Virtual Concerts
The Holland Patent Music Department is proud to share the accomplishments of our students once again in a virtual format. Below you will find links to our Spring Concerts for our Elementary, Middle School, and High School performing ensembles. Please take some time to celebrate the hard work of our students throughout this school year!
Annual Cabaret debuts first live concert of the year!
The Holland Patent String, Jazz, and Vocal Ensembles were excited to perform the first live concert of the school year on June 5, 2021. Thanks to the help of our district administrators, we were able to have a limited in-person audience, as well as the option to stream our performance. You may access our concert at this link: https://youtu.be/hNXqd_WMhc8
Holland Patent String and Jazz Ensembles featured at BOCES Annual Meeting
The Holland Patent String Ensemble and High School Jazz Ensembles were the featured performers at the BOCES Annual Meeting on April 14, 2021. Each group pre-recorded a piece using video and audio with the help of BOCES staff. The performances were premiered at the meeting for area superintendents and are available to view below! Please take some time to check out the hard work of our student musicians!
Holland Patent Central School District named 2021 Best Community for Music Education!
The Music Department is proud to once again announce that the Holland Patent CSD has been selected as a Best Communities for Music Education designation for the fifth consecutive year! Even in a year where music education looks different, we are proud to offer such a well-rounded music making experience for our students. The music department appreciates the continued support from the community, faculty, and administration to make this distinction possible, thank you!
Districtwide Music Students Present Virtual Winter Concert Performances
Band and orchestra students in grades 6-12 worked diligently through the first half of the school year to learn, refine, and record selections to be presented in a Virtual Winter Concert. Please find the links below to view the hard work of our band and orchestra students!
High School Music Students Honor Veterans in a Performance of the Star-Spangled Banner
High School student musicians in Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, and Chorus collaborated to release a performance of the Star-Spangled Banner. Click on this link to view our performance!
Holland Patent Central School District named 2020 Best Community for Music Education!
The Holland Patent CSD has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation for the fourth consecutive year by the National Association for Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation. This designation is awarded to districts who demonstrate outstanding acheivement and commitment to provide music education to all students. The music department appreciates the continued support from the community, faculty, and administration to continue to grow the music opportunities we provide our students. Thank you!