Band Update – 5/30/17

Hello! The 2017 Marching 100 season is officially here! Are you ready???? Now is the time to start preparing! Please encourage your student to give up soda, start drinking lots of water, begin eating healthier (more fruits/veggies, less cheetos), and getting outside everyday (wash the car, mow the lawn, walk the dog, play basketball, etc)!!! […]

Band Update – 5/24/17

Happy summer! Winding down while at the same time gearing up!!! Here’s what we’ve got: *those who just finished 8th grade, please ignore the Graduation/Memorial Day parade information… but you’re jumping in with Drumline and 1-2 Camp!!! Today, Wednesday, May 24- Drumline clinic (those interested in auditioning for drumline only) – 6-8pm, AHS Band Room There […]

Executive Board Meeting Agenda – 5/22/17

Alton Band and Orchestra Builders Executive Board Meeting Agenda May 22, 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 2017-2018 Executive Board Elections New […]

Board Meeting Minutes – April 24, 2017

Alton Band and Orchestra Builders Meeting Minutes April 24, 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 Tom Pullen – TEACHERS IN ATTENDANCE: High School Orchestra – […]

Band Update 5/10/17

Hello! Here’s a (delayed) update for the week/month: TODAY, Wednesday, May 10 – Scale Check Offs due – all students must turn these in! The information is all posted on Google Classroom – they can record and submit! Because of the fantastic performance all bands gave at the concert last Thursday, there is no 4th […]

Band Update – 5/1/17

Hello!!! Is anyone else wondering how it’s all ready May??? Here’s what we’ve got this week: AHS Spring Band Concert – Thursday, May 4, 7pm, AHS Auditorium. Here’s the plan: Concert Band – Wear all black (look nice! No jeans/tennis shoes) – Arrive at 6:15pm Symphonic Band – Wear all black (look nice! No jeans/tennis […]