Christian, Lana, and Corban Hekkel

    Hello!  My name is Lana Hekkel; I teach music at Sidney Middle School.  I graduated from Jamestown College (University of Jamestown) in 2009 and Grenora High School in 2005.

    Email: lhekkel@sidneyps.com
    Phone: 406-433-4050
    Homeroom: Middle School Band Room

                                 Let's Go Eagles!

    Helpful Music Links

    Google Classroom
    Log into your band or music Google Classroom to see the latest materials and assignments.

    Kjos Interactive Practice Studio
    Practice exercises from your band book along with accompaniment tracks, how-to videos, and much more.  Available as an app for both Android and iOS and downloadable as a program on both Mac and PC devices.

    BandLab for Education
    Make your own music by recording yourself, adding pre-recorded tracks, creating a drum machine beat, and more!  Share your recordings with friends to collaborate.

    Chrome Music Lab
    Experiment with these programs to make all kinds of music online.  See the page below for a few examples from the Song Maker.

    Write your own music online.

    Instrument Fingering Charts
    Miss Sundt has uploaded fingering charts for you to use.  [[See Google Classroom for updated fingering charts.]]

    Eckroth Music
    Purchase instruments, music, and accessories, or contact Eckroth for instrument repairs.

    J.W. Pepper
    Purchase music online.

    Northwest Festival of Music
    Minot State University, usually first weekend of November

    Northern Plains Music Festival
    Dickinson State University, usually second weekend of November

    International Music Camp
    Attend music camp at the Peace Gardens this summer!

    Upper Missouri Ministries Music Camp
    Attend music camp at UMM this summer!

    Hal Leonard My Library
    Listen to accompaniment recordings of your festival pieces.