Welcome to your first step as a Band Student!


We are glad you are here!

Renting An Instrument

Still Interested in Joining Band? Missed Bandapalooza?

No Worries! You can still join Band!

Please follow the instructions below to have your child join band.

  1. Go to Musicarts.com, click on rentals, type in your zip code and begin the rental process to acquire an instrument

  2. Email Mr. Escatel (Douglas, Henry Raab, Jefferson, Union) jescatel@belleville118.org or Dr. Curtright (Abe Lincoln, Franklin, Roosevelt, Westhaven) tcurtright@belleville118.org with the following:

    1. Your child’s first and last name

    2. Home school

    3. Homeroom Teacher

    4. What instrument they chose/rented

  3. Head over to the district 118 band webpage (118band.org) and register for Charms

  4. Pay your band fees by October 3

  5. BAM! Be part of the band.

Any questions? Feel free to email Mr. Escatel at jescatel@belleville118.org or Dr. Curtright at tcurtright@belleville118.org

Click below to start your rental process!

Schedule for May 14th 

*Spaghetti Dinner and Bandapalooza 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

*3rd grade recorders 6:30 p.m. 

*118 Jazz Ensemble 5:30 & 7:00 p.m.

Click here to have your student pick out their top two instruments before coming to Bandapalooza

Click here to purchase your Spaghetti Dinner Tickets