Orchestra Make a Note: Aug. 26-30

The kids are off to a great start in orchestra!  I think I have most of our fall concert programmed already which I don’t think has EVER happened!   Here is what is happening this week:Tuesday, August 27ABOB Fall Fundraiser kickoffChamber Strings audition:  short sight reading excerpt3:15 – 3:30&ILMEA audition prep (optional) until 4:00 Wednesday, August 28Chamber Strings3:25- […]

Executive Board Meeting Minutes – July 22, 2019

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Ruth Waggoner – President Dawn Humphrey – Vice President Penny Boedeker – Secretary Cindy Kirbach – Treasurer Tonya Duke – Communications & Trivia Night Ed Gray – Financial Paula Fritz – Craft Fair Guests TEACHERS IN ATTENDANCE: Laura Plummer, Alyssa Overmann President Waggoner called the meeting to order at 7:03 pm. Minutes […]

Band Update – 8/26/19

Happy Monday! Here’s our week: Monday, 8/26 – M100 Percussion – 3:30-4:45pm ABOB Meeting – 7pm, AHS Tuesday, 8/27 – Full M100 Rehearsal– 3:30-6pm Students should bring a change of clothes, water bottle, & sunscreen to school with them! We’ve had a TON of rain and we will be marching in the mud – please remind them to bring […]

Band Update – 8/19/19

Happy Monday! It’s time for our annual Spiritwear order! We sent order forms out with the kids on Friday, 8/2 (they can pick them up this week too). Orders are due THIS WEEK – by the Thursday, August 22 rehearsal. Please see the links for order form/info: Spiritwear order formSpiritwear item picturesPlease contact Barbie Morris with any […]

AHS 2019-20 Orchestra Schedule

Performances in Bold are Required Fri., Sept. 20         7:00pm     ABOB Trivia Night, Best Western Premier (Symphonic performs) Tues., Sept. 24                        ILMEA Pre-Auditions Mon., Oct. 14                          ILMEA District 6 Auditions, Mascoutah Sat., Nov. 2                             ILMEA District 6 Festival, SIU-Carbondale Thur., Nov. 7         7:00pm     Lovejoy Music […]