Band and Choir
Capital Christian Homeschool Bands has been providing excellent musical training to talented boys and girls from across the greater Raleigh area for over a decade. It is our joy to encourage young people to pursue their love of music to their enrichment and to the glory of God!
Our Bands and Choir meet on
Tuesday and Thursday
at Living Hope Church
39 Tony Avenue, Youngsville, NC 27596
Capital Christian Homeschool Bands requires all students to be homeschooled students following the homeschooling laws provided by the State of North Carolina.
What We Offer
3:30pm - 4:20pm
Our Beginning Band is ideal for any student who is new to playing a wind instrument, anyone who is new to music, or anyone who has experience on one instrument but would like to learn to play another. Whether you are 9 or 19, this is a great place for you to start! We will take each new student from zero knowledge to reading, playing and performing by year's end!
2:30pm - 3:20pm
Our Concert Band is the place to be for any student with at least one year's experience playing their instrument. Students continue to build on what they learned in beginning band as the strength of the musical repertoire increases over the course of the year. Students of all eligible ages (9-19) are welcomed to participate and enjoy the fun of being in band!
4:30pm - 5:20pm
Our Wind Ensemble is the place to to find and meet a satisfying and attainable challenge! The bar is raised and expectations are higher, bringing the student's musicianship to the next level. Students are expected to consistently practice and be well prepared for rehearsals. Entrance into the Wind Ensemble requires an audition, judged by the entire staff of directors. Chair auditions take place routinely throughout the year.
5:30pm - 6:20pm
Our Jazz Band is an option for Concert Band and Wind Ensemble students willing to go the extra mile to find a whole lotta fun! The Jazz Band plays rollicking Big Band music and more with significant emphasis on soloing and improvisation. This group is limited to specific instrumentation and requires an audition. Placement in Jazz Band is subject to director discretion. Students must be in good standing in Concert Band or Wind Ensemble to participate.
3:30pm - 4:20pm
Our Concert Choir is open to students 12-19** who are proficient in reading music. Preference is given to students who are also enrolled in Concert Band or Wind Ensemble or their siblings. A wide variety of choral literature is worked through and our instructors do a phenomenal job of teaching, training, and honing both the voice and the ear. The Concert Choir is a superb addition to the growth of the instrumental musician. Entrance into Concert choir requires an audition and is subject to director discretion. **Middle school students are required to have successfully completed Beginning Band and/or be currently enrolled in a band ensemble.
Praise the LORD!
Praise God in His sanctuary; praise Him in His mighty heavens!
Praise Him for His mighty deeds; praise Him according to His excellent greatness!
Praise Him with trumpet sound; praise Him with lute and harp!
Praise Him with tambourine and dance; praise Him with strings and pipe!
Praise Him with sounding cymbals; praise Him with loud clashing symbols!
Let everything that has breath praise the LORD!
Praise the LORD!