Mercer Bands January Calendar

Posted December 13, 2017 by jherwig
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Click the link below to download the Mercer Bands January Calendar. The calendar includes all rehearsals and performances for every Mercer instrumental ensemble.

Contact Mr. Herwig with any questions at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us

 

Mercer Bands January Calendar

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Schedule and Reminders 12/11-12/15

Posted December 10, 2017 by jherwig
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Mercer Bands Schedule for this week:

  • Tuesday 12/12
    • Pep Band at home basketball game
    • Band room doors will be open at 6:00PM. All pep band members are expected to be in their seats, ready to rehearse at 6:30PM.
  • Friday 12/15
    • Jazz Ensemble Rehearsal, Advisory – 4:15PM

 

Reminders

  • Pep Band T-shirts will be delivered in time for Tuesday night’s game. Mr. Herwig will send out a Remind text once they arrive. If you have not paid for your t-shirt yet, please get your $10 to Mr. Herwig ASAP. If paying by check, please make it out to “Mercer Band Boosters.”
  • Any student who missed last week’s Holiday Band ConcertPlease take the initiative to schedule a make-up playing exam with Mr. Herwig as soon as possible.  Mr. Herwig is available before school, during advisory, or after school.
  • The Choral Holiday Concert is Sunday, 12/17 at 1:30PM. If you are free, please come out and support the choir!

Schedule and Reminders 12/4-12/8

Posted December 4, 2017 by jherwig
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Schedule for this week:

  • Tuesday, 12/5
    • HS Concert Band & Wind Ensemble Combined Rehearsal, Advisory – 4:00PM
    • Band Booster Meeting, 7:00PM
  • Wednesday, 12/6
    • MS Concert Band Combined Rehearsal, Advisory – Dismissal
    • Holiday Concert, 7:30PM
      • MS Concert Band report at 6:30PM
      • HS Concert Band & Wind Ensemble report at 7:00PM
  • Thursday, 12/7
    • Pep Band Organizational Rehearsal, 3:30 – 4:30PM
      • If you have another commitment during this time (Speech Tournament, Winter sport, etc.) Please see Mr. Herwig for Pep Band music anytime on Wednesday.
  • Friday, 12/8
    • HS Jazz Ensemble Rehearsal – CANCELLED 

 

Reminders

  • The Mercer Band Boosters will be handing out Penguin game raffle tickets at the concert.  There will be a table set up outside of the auditorium. Please stop by to pick them up before the concert.
  • An updated schedule for the High School Jazz Ensemble can be found here.
  • The Mercer Bands schedule for all of December can be downloaded here.

 

Please contact Mr. Herwig with any questions at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us

Schedule and Reminders 11/28 – 12/8

Posted November 27, 2017 by jherwig
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We have a busy couple weeks coming up! Here is everything going on both this week and next.

This Week: 11/28 – 12/2

  • Tuesday, 11/28
    • HS Jazz Ensemble Rehearsal, Advisory – 4:15PM
  • Wednesday, 11/29
    • MS Concert Band Combined Rehearsal, Advisory – Dismissal
  • Thursday – Saturday, 11/30 – 12/2
    • Mr. Herwig will be out for PMEA District 5 Honors Band at Westminster College.

 

Next Week: 12/4-12/8

  • Tuesday, 12/5
    • HS Concert Band & Wind Ensemble Combined Rehearsal, Advisory – 4:00PM
    • Band Booster Meeting, 7:00PM
  • Wednesday, 12/6
    • MS Concert Band Combined Rehearsal, Advisory – Dismissal
    • Holiday Concert, 7:30PM
      • MS Concert Band report at 6:30PM
      • HS Concert Band & Wind Ensemble report at 7:00PM
  • Thursday, 12/7
    • Pep Band Organizational Rehearsal, 3:30 – 4:30PM
  • Friday, 12/8
    • HS Jazz Ensemble Rehearsal, Advisory – 4:15PM

 

Reminders

  • Pep Band T-shirt money is due to Mr. Herwig ASAP. If paying by check, please make it out to “Mercer Band Boosters.”
  • One performance has been added to the Pep Band schedule for Thursday, January 18th. The updated Pep Band Calendar can be found here.
  • An updated schedule for the High School Jazz Ensemble can be found here.
  • The Mercer Bands schedule for all of December can be downloaded here.

 

Please contact Mr. Herwig with any questions at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us.

Mercer Bands December Calendar

Posted November 22, 2017 by jherwig
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Click the link below to download the Mercer Bands December Calendar. All rehearsals, performances, and events for every instrumental ensemble is listed on the calendar. Please contact Mr. Herwig with any questions at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us.

Mercer Bands December Calendar

Schedule and Reminders 11/13-11/17

Posted November 12, 2017 by jherwig
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Here’s the Mercer Bands schedule for the week:

Monday-Thursday – No after school rehearsals/events

Friday, 11/17 – Jazz Ensemble Rehearsal from Advisory – 4:15PM

 

Reminders

  • All students who are participating in Jazz Ensemble must turn in their signed paperwork prior to Friday’s rehearsal. Extra copies of paperwork and a schedule of all Jazz Ensemble rehearsals and performances can be found here.
  • Students are reminded to sign up for Pep Band by Wednesday, November 22nd. Any new members must purchase a Pep Band t-shirt. The Pep Band t-shirt gives all members free entrance to each basketball game we perform at. Returning members may order a new t-shirt as well. The Pep Band schedule, rules, and t-shirt order forms can be found here.
  • Any high school students who took District Band paperwork are reminded that it must be turned in to Mr. Herwig by the end of the day tomorrow (Monday, 11/13).
  • If you have not downloaded a copy of the November Mercer Bands calendar, you can find a copy here.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Mr. Herwig at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us.

Schedule and Reminders 10/30-11/3

Posted October 29, 2017 by jherwig
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Last week of the marching band season! Here is our schedule for the week.

  • Monday, 10/30
    • Indoor MB Show Rehearsal, 3:30-4:30PM. Please note that this time is different than what was posted last week. If you have a conflict, please see Mr. Herwig during the day on Monday.
  • Wednesday, 11/1
    • Indoor Marching Band Show, 7:00PM
    • Report time for all students is 5:45PM

 

Reminders

  • Tickets for the Indoor Show can be purchased from Mr. Herwig during the school day up until the day of the show.. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. $2.00 for adults, $1.00 for students.
  • The last day of this marking period is Tuesday, October 31st. All concert make-ups and evaluations must be made up by the end of the school day on Tuesday.
  • Forms for Jazz Ensemble are due to Mr. Herwig by Monday, November 6th. Jazz Ensemble info can be found here.
  • Remember to sign up and turn in forms for Pep Band by Wednesday, November 22nd. Pep Band info can be found here.

 

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Herwig at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us

November Mercer Bands Calendar

Posted October 23, 2017 by jherwig
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Download the November Mercer Bands Calendar at the link below. Please contact Mr. Herwig with any questions at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us.

Mercer Bands November Calendar

Schedule and Reminders 10/23 – 10/27

Posted October 22, 2017 by jherwig
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Here are the schedule and reminders for this week. Not quite as much going on as last week!

  • Friday, 10/27
    • Marching Band Practice from Advisory – 4:30PM
    • Report time for the football game is 6:00PM
    • Football game at home vs. Saegertown at 7:00PM

 

Reminders for this Week

  • Tickets for the indoor marching band show can be purchased from Mr. Herwig beginning this Monday, October 23rd. Adult tickets are $2.00, Student tickets are $1.00. All funds earned from tickets purchased ahead of the event will go into the students’ individual accounts.
  • SENIOR 5M Members – Do not forget to get a senior info sheet from Mr. Herwig, and turn it in by this Friday, October 27th.
  • VOTE FOR YEAR-END AWARDS – The link to vote can be found on the 5M Band page, or by clicking here. All 5M Members have until this Friday, October 27th at 11:59PM to vote.
  • ANY HS or MS CONCERT BAND STUDENT WHO DID NOT ATTEND THE FALL CONCERT – Schedule a make-up playing test with Mr. Herwig ASAP.

 

NEXT WEEK

  • Monday, 10/30
    • Indoor Marching Band Show Rehearsal from Advisory – 4:00PM 
      • This is a mandatory rehearsal. Any student’s unexcused absence from this rehearsal will result in that student being benched for the Indoor Show. If you have any scheduling conflicts, contact Mr. Herwig immediately.
  • Wednesday, 11/1
    • Indoor Marching Band Show – 7:00PM in the gymnasium
      • Report time for all students is 5:45PM

 

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Herwig at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us

Pep Band & Jazz Ensemble Info

Posted October 19, 2017 by jherwig
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Marching Band season is winding down, and that means its almost time for Pep Band and Jazz Ensemble to begin meeting!

Information regarding each group can be found at the links below. Feel free to download and print out these forms, or pick a hard copy up from the band room.

2017 Pep Band Info

2017 Jazz Ensemble Info

If you have any questions concerning either ensemble, please email Mr. Herwig at jherwig@mercer.k12.pa.us


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