The 2015 5M Marching Band begins their “voyage” tomorrow at the high school as mini-camp begins this week! Percussion are to report at 8:15 a.m. while the rest of the band should report at 8:45 a.m. Camp will conclude at 11:30 a.m. each day this week. The 2015 Officers and Captains will host all rookie marching band members for a luncheon tomorrow (July 27th) immediately following rehearsal that will conclude at 12:30 p.m. An exciting season is about to begin – “Ooga shaka, ooga shaka, ooga shaka, ooga, ooga…”
Categories: Band Camp, Band Fronts, Marching Band, Parent Information
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Categories: band banquet, Band Fronts, Band Travel, Jazz Ensemble, Spring Trip, Student Information
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Band members who went on the marching band and jazz ensemble trip to Florida, can submit their memory sheet to Dr. Weller. Members can download and enter information into the form, and email it to Dr. Weller for use in the band banquet program.
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Members of the 2015 Senior Band Class should download, type into and email the requested information for the senior banquet form to Dr. Weller via email by Friday, May 1st at 3:15 p.m.
Seniors can also download the information regarding the Band Booster Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is due by Thursday, May 7th at 3:15 p.m.
Rehearsal scheduled for 2/1 has been cancelled as a precaution due to winter storm Linus. See you on 2/3 for the trip meeting at 7:45 p.m. in the auditorium.
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Pep Band members should take note of the change to the schedule effective immediately: We will perform for the Mercer Girls Basketball Game tomorrow night (incorrect date listed on schedule). Rehearsal begins at 6:30 p.m. with Mr. Miller.
Categories: Band Travel, Jazz Ensemble, Marching Band, Parent Information, Pep Band, Rehearsal Information, Schedules & Rehearsals, Spring Trip, Student Information
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If you or your child is traveling to Florida in February and you did not receive the second trip letter, click on this link to download your copy..
Speaking of the Florida trip, a complete itinerary and schedule will be coming home after the new year. There is an official field trip form from the school that will need to be signed and returned by the first trip rehearsal. The rooming lists have been finalized, and will be sent to our tour company along with the airport security roster this week.
Jazz Ensemble is reminded of rehearsal on Monday beginning during advisory and concluding at 4:00 p.m.
Pep Band will perform for the girls home opener on Monday evening at 6:30 p.m.
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The indoor marching gand show (IMBS) will be held on Wednesday, October 29th at 7:00 p.m. (note this is a change from the original schedule due to the HS gym schedule). Rehearsal for the IMBS will be held on Monday, October 27th starting during advisory and concluding at 4:30 p.m. Adult tickets are $3, student tickets are $2, and will be available for purchase on Wednesday, October 20th. 5M members should report at 6:20 p.m.
Food orders (subway or roller) and exact payment in an envelope are due by the end of rehearsal on Monday, October 27th.
Report time for Friday’s game at Brockway is 4:00 p.m. Departure is 4:30 p.m. Earliest estimated return time is 11:30 p.m. We will play Show #2 at the game. We will play Gimme Some Lovin at the end of the 1st quarter.
The next rehearsal for Jazz Ensemble will be on Thursday, October 30th during advisory until 4:00 p.m. Due to report card distribution NEXT week (November 6th), we have been aked to move our rehearsal to Wednesday, November 5th. The rehearsal time will remain the same.
As a reminder the next trip payments are due on November 4, and December 2 ($250 each).