Mr. Frank LaGuardia is the the full-time music specialist at MATES. Students receive instruction in music during the school day twice a week. He has a Music Lab which includes a variety of instruments including keyboards, drums, and guitars. Beginning Band and Advanced Band are offered during the school day at no additional charge (Parents are responsible for obtaining their child’s musical instrument).
Band students participate in performances at MATES and march in the Camarillo Christmas Parade in December and perform in the All-District Band Festival in the Spring.
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