The first payment for the Band Trip to Washington D. C. in May of $150 was due on Tuesday, October 4th. If you have not yet dropped off this payment or contacted the Boosters regarding this payment, please contact Dr. Weller at your earliest convenience. It is important that we have a representative group for the concert band, jazz ensemble and marching band performances that have been scheduled for that weekend.
The Heavenly Dips Fundraiser is currently going on. Order forms and information are available in the band room.
All Seniors are reminded that their Recognition forms are due to Dr. Weller on Tuesday. Additionally, all seniors are asked to have their parents join the entire band for a pre-game meeting at 5:55 p.m. in the band room. The Senior Recognition for the football players, cheerleaders, and band members will begin at 6:15 p.m. on the track.
The next rehearsal for Marching Band will take place on Friday, October 14th from Advisory until 4:20 p.m. Inspection for the home game on Friday evening will begin at 5:25 p.m. As it is Senior Night, we will not be marching into the stadium but rather walking in with the Seniors and their parents to support all the Seniors who will be honored for the game. The show for Friday evening will be determined at rehearsal that afternoon. All rookies and middle-school marching band members will stay to clean the stadium following the game.
Sr. High Concert Band and Wind Ensemble are reminded of the combined rehearsal during advisory on Thursday, October 13th. This is a graded course requirement.
Middle School Concert Band Members are reminded of the combined rehearsal during Advisory on TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11th and MONDAY, OCTOBER 17th. At the beginning of advisory, please report to the stage with your instrument and music for the concert for our combined rehearsal that will finish by the end of the advisory period. This is a graded course requirement.
All concert band students will complete 1st quarter concert/self-evaluations on Wednesday, October 19th during band periods.
The first concert for the Academic Concert Bands is on Monday, October 17th at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium. Report time for all concert participants is 6:45 p.m. Attire for the concert is ALL BLACK dress clothes (gentlemen, ties are strongly encouraged). All concerts are a course requirement. The concert is free to all audience members.
Marching band will rehearse on Friday, October 21st from the beginning of Advisory until 4:15 p.m. Report time for the away game at Greenville is 5:30 p.m. and departure is 6:00 p.m.
Jazz Ensemble will begin rehearsal on Thursday, October 27th beginning during advisory until 4:00 p.m. A full rehearsal schedule and audition music will be available on Monday, October 24th.
Tickets for the Indoor Marching Band Show to be held on Thursday, November 3rd will go on sale beginning on Monday, October 24th. Adult Tickets are $2 and student tickets are $1.