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    Welcome to may web site. I am excited to have the opportunity to share great music in Frenchtown!  Frenchtown bands have earned a reputation of excellence and it is an honor to be part of a great tradition!
    Name: John Nelson
    Phone: (406) 626-2670
     
    Biography
    I am a Helena native.  I have taught in Helena, Polson and Frenchtown.  I earned a bachelors degree in music education from the University of Montana and a masters of music in conducting from Southern Oregon University.
    Class Description(s)
     
    5th Grade Band........Develop fundamental skills on a wind or percussion instrument.
     
    6th Grade Band........Continue development of musical skills on a bandinstrument.
     
    7th Grade Band..Edit Image Properties......Continue development of musical skills on a band instrument.
     
    8th Grade Band........Continue development of musical skills on a band instrument. 
     
    Concert Band..........This high school band is open to any high school band student with previous band experience.
     
    Symphonic Band....This select high school band is open to students through audition.
     
    Music Appreciation....An overview of Classical music, musical theater, jazz and pop music.