AHS Orchestra Concert Attire

Concert Orchestra: Women:   Solid black dress blouse with sleeves. Solid black dress pants or long black skirt, like a black maxi skirt.  Skirts should come to at least mid-calf.  No jeans, leggings, jeggings and no miniskirts. Black dress shoes; no tennis shoes. Men: Dress black pants (like Dockers).  Solid black dress shirt or black polo. … [Read more…]

Executive Board Meeting Agenda – 10/24/16

Executive Board Meeting Agenda October 24, 2016 7:00 p.m. Open/Additions to Agenda/Introductions Meeting Minutes Treasurer’s Report Teachers Reports HS Orchestra HS Band Middle School Report Committee Reports: Hospitalisty Communications Technology Uniform Fundraisers Alumni Night Button Days Ways and Means Trivia Night Trip Fundraisers Craft Fair Dinner Auction Spring Vendor Fair Old Business New Business Next … [Read more…]

Meeting Minutes – September 26, 2016

Alton Band and Orchestra Builders Meeting Minutes September 26, 2016 MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Amy Hillery – President Vicky Schilling – Vice President Penny Boedeker – Secretary Paula Fritz – Hospitality Mike Haynes – Communications Cortney Frosch – Ways and Means Cindy Kirbach Ed Gray – Financial Rose Lammers – Craft Fair Tom Pullen – ABOB.net … [Read more…]

Lovejoy Week Music Festival

LOVEJOY WEEK MUSIC FESTIVAL Thursday, November 3 7:00 p.m. Lovejoy Elementary School Gym 1043 Tremont, Alton (across from the large church by Rock Springs Park up the hill from Alton M.S.) This is a required performance for Symphonic Orchestra strings. Symphonic Orchestra is to arrive by 6:30. Meet in the cafeteria which is off the gym. … [Read more…]

Orchestra, Make a Note! October 24 – 27

Monday, October 24 Fall Playing Tests continue Full Symphonic Orchestra 3:30 – 5:00 (winds, brass & percussion dismissed about 4:30) Tuesday, October 25 ILMEA Senior Orch. practice 3:25 – 4:15 Wednesday, October 26 Chamber 3:25 – 4:15 Thursday, October 27 ILMEA Senior Orch. practice 3:25 – 4:15 Upcoming Events $20 ILMEA Festival Fee Due Thursday, … [Read more…]

Orchestra, Make a Note! October 17-21

Please bring in any donations or money to Mrs. Plummer for the ABOB Trivia Night orchestra basket by Tuesday! Monday, October 17 Symphonic FULL Orchestra 3:30 – 5:00 Wednesday, October 19 Chamber 3:25 – 4:15 Friday, October 21 ABOB Trivia Night Student workers: 6:30 -10:00 p.m. wear jeans and AHS orchestra or AHS shirt *Symphonic … [Read more…]


abob-fall-butter-braid-flyer The Fall ABOB Butter Braid – Cookie Dough – Pizza order forms were passed out to the students.  Attached is the fundraiser letter that went out with the order forms.   Contact your child’s band or orchestra director if you want an order form. Collect money now.  Checks are made payable to ABOB.  Please write … [Read more…]