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Paul DiRenzo



Contact Me
Director of Bands, MS East and Evergreen Elementary
pdirenzo@pvsd.org
(610)409-8580, ext. 3152


My Classes

The mission of the Perkiomen Valley School District is to provide a rich academic and cultural learning environment that maximizes available resources to assure that all students grow intellectually, socially, and emotionally, attaining the skills necessary to become successful citizens. 

Beginning Band (1st Year Band Students) - Evergreen
Students will receive a 30 minute lesson once a cycle with students who play the same (or a similar instrument).  Lesson schedules will be emailed and posted regularly with new dates and information so please use the latest edition.  

Advanced Band (2nd Year Band Students) - Evergreen
Students will receive a 30 minute lesson once a cycle with students who play the same (or a similar instrument).  Lesson schedules will be emailed and posted regularly with new dates and information so please use the latest edition.  All 2nd year band students will rehearse together once a cycle to prepare for concert performances.  

6th Grade Band
All students rehearse during 1st Period on B and E days.   In addition, students will receive a 40 minute lesson once a cycle with students who play the same (or a similar instrument).  There are two major performances (in December and May) each year for this ensemble.  See Mr. DiRenzo for information about participating in additional ensembles.  

7th Grade Band
All students rehearse during 1st Period on A and D days.   In addition, students will receive a 40 minute lesson once a cycle with students who play the same (or a similar instrument).  There are two major performances (in December and May) each year for this ensemble.  See Mr. DiRenzo for information about participating in additional ensembles.  

8th Grade Band
All students rehearse during 1st Period on A day (with 7th grade) and have class during Period 4/5 on A/C/E days.   In addition, students will receive a 40 minute lesson once a cycle with students who play the same (or a similar instrument).  There are two major performances (in December and May) each year for this ensemble.  See Mr. DiRenzo for information about participating in additional ensembles. 

Brass Ensemble
This ensemble rehearses during 1st Period on C and F days from September to December.  Any student who plays a brass instrument may audition for this ensemble that regularly performances at the MS East December concert and at various buildings throughout the district.   

Jazz Band
This ensemble competitive ensemble rehearses during 1st Period on C and F days from December to June.  Any student who plays saxophone, trumpet, trombone, guitar, piano, bass or drums may audition for this ensemble that regularly performances at the MS East May concert and at various competitions.   

Full Orchestra
Please see Mr. DiRenzo or Mrs. Shafman if you are interested in more information about this performing ensemble.  


Band Elementary/Middle School


Syllabus