Orchestra, Make a Note: May 1 – 4

Thank you so very much to the students in the cast, pit, and crew for their incredible performances of Les Misérables this past weekend.   This was an enormous undertaking for both cast and pit, and our production is being hailed as one of THE BEST musicals in Alton H.S.’s history.   The show demanded a massive […]

ABOB Board Meeting Minutes – March 27, 2017

Alton Band and Orchestra Builders Meeting Minutes March 27, 2017 MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Amy Hillery – President Mike Haynes – Communications Vicky Schilling – Vice President Penny Boedeker – Secretary Cindy Kirbach – Treasurer Cortney Frosch – Ways and Means Ed Gray – Financial Rose Lammers – Craft Fair Tom Pullen – ABOB.net TEACHERS IN […]

Executive Board Meeting Agenda – 4/24/17

Alton Band and Orchestra Builders Executive Board Meeting Agenda April 24, 2017 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: Hospitality Communications Technology Uniform Fundraiser Ways and Means Dinner Auction Spring Vendor Fair Trivia Night Craft Fair Old Business Board Member Nominations Pullen […]

Marching 100 Information – Summer/Fall 2017

Here’s all the information that was distributed at the Marching 100 Kick off meeting on Wednesday, April 12: Alton Handbook 2017 – our handbook for the year, which answers many questions new members may have. Please pay particular attention to the attendance policy!!! Kick off meeting ppt 4.12.17 – PowerPoint used at the meeting, which highlights important […]

Band Update 4/18/17

Hello! We’ve got a super light week – nothing after school!!! We’re getting out of the way for musical rehearsals… if your student is in pit, please see her post for those times here – Pit Orchestra 4/18-22. *We do still have jazz band on Wednesday from 3:30-5pm!* If you missed last week’s Marching 100 […]

Pit Orchestra: April 18 – 22

Here we go!  We’re nearing the home stretch  . . .  Pit orchestra moves to “the pit” and joins the cast starting tomorrow (Tuesday) in the Auditorium.  Our rehearsal schedule is: Tuesday, April 18, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.  (Jazz Band:  eat dinner and come to musical rehearsal) Thursday, […]