CHERRY HILL WEST INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC
Mr. Jim Mark - Director     856-663-8006 x1340
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Welcome to the Home Page 
of the 
Cherry Hill High School West
Instrumental Music Department
2101 Chapel Ave
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

CONCERT DATES
FALL PREVIEW
CONCERT 
w/Vocal Department
Thursday October 19   7 pm


WINTER CONCERT
November 30, 2017
7:00 PM

WINTER MUSICAL​
December 15,16,17

BROADWAY NIGHT
w/Vocal Department
MARCH 1st and 2nd
7:00 PM

MUSICAL 
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March 16,17,18, 23, 24

SPRING TRIP
MYRTLE BEACH
APRIL 26-29


POPS CONCERT
Wednesday May 30, 2018
7:00 PM
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JMark@chclc.org
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PROGRAM INFO PAMPHLET
The West Instrumental Program offers students an opportunity to participate in a variety of groups, both curricular and co-curricular. Our curricular groups include the WIND ENSEMBLE, which is a class that students are chosen for through the audition process, and the SYMPHONIC BAND, which is open to any student the plays a wind or percussion instrument. The STRING ORCHESTRA is open to any student that plays a string instrument (violin, viola, cello, string bass). The JAZZ ENSEMBLE(aka "Research in Music" class) is an auditioned group for saxes, trumpets, trombones, guitar, bass, and drums, and those auditions take place in late January.   Co-curricular options include, PIT ORCHESTRA,STRING ENSEMBLE, (chamber string group), LAB BAND(second jazz band),SMALL ENSEMBLES and our  WEST PEP BAND which plays at West home football games.  Click on the links above  to view their pages and get more information about these groups.
  Our groups perform FOUR school concerts each year along with other performances that include festivals, competitions and performances in the community. Please browse our website to check out all the options we offer here at Cherry Hill West. There is an information pamphlet available at the link above.  Should you need more information please e-mail Mr. Jim Mark using the E-Mail link above. Thanks for visiting our site!!
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MEET THE DIRECTOR

Mr. Jim Mark is in his 32nd year of teaching instrumental music in the NJ public schools. Prior to coming to West in 2000, he spent 14 years teaching in Millville, NJ. He has been a guest conductor for the All-South Jersey Junior High Band(1997), the Region III Senior High Jazz Enemble(1998,2003) and the Junior HIgh Jazz Band in 2012, the Olympic Conference Junior High Honors Band (1999) and the Cumberland County High School Honors Band(1997). He hosted the 2003 and 2004 Region III Jazz Concerts here at West. He holds a B.S. in Music Ed. from West Chester University. Next to his family and being the West director, his other passion is being an avid sports fan and follows the Flyers, Phillies, and Redskins, as well as the SJ Stingrays baseball and Wash Twp Track and Field.
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 PROGRAM NEWS

CHECK OUT SPRING TRIP INFO (or click on words)
TAB FOR MYRTLE BEACH TRIP INFO.  
TRIP DATES ARE APRIL 26-29
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​ INSTRUMENTAL GROUPS WILL BE PERFORMING WITH VOCAL DEPARTMENT AT BROADWAY NIGHT THIS YEAR - 3/1&3/2.