Band Update – 2/19/19

Hi! We’ve got a full week! Just a heads up, the pep band game for tonight has been rescheduled – please see below! The Exercise Project continues today – all forms must be in to participate. We’ll go from 3:30-4:30pm Tuesday and Friday this week. Tonight’s Red Pep Band Game has been RESCHEDULED to tomorrow, Wednesday, 2/20 due to the […]

Band Update – 2/11/19

Monday, 2/11 – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15-4:30 Jazz Band – 3:15-5pm The Exercise Project begins today – all forms must be in to participate. We’ll go from 3:30-4:30pm Monday, Tuesday, and Friday this week Saturday, 2/16 – Winterguards to FHN – Schedule If you ordered an ornament – they’re here! All ornaments that were paid for have been delivered. If you still owe, please […]

Band Update – 2/4/19

Hello! Here’s what we’ve got going on this week: Today, Monday, 2/4 – NO Percussion Ensemble – It is cancelled for today. Jazz Band – 3:15-5pm Wednesday, 2/6 – Jazz Band – 3:15-5:00pm Thursday, 2/7 – Jazz Band to Essentially Ellington at UMSL – Essentially Ellington Itinerary Saturday, 2/9 – Winterguard “Quarterless Auction” – Alton Sports Tap – Tickets are $5 in advance/$10 at the door. Doors will open at 5:30. To […]

Band Update – 1/28/19

Hello! Here’s what we’ve got going on this week: Monday, 1/28 – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15-4:30pm Jazz Band – 3:15-5pm ABOB Meeting – 7pm, AHS Saturday, 2/2 – AHS Winterguard Camp – 4-8pm Gray Pep Band Game – 6:45pm, AHS If you ordered an ornament – they’re here! All ornaments that were paid for have been delivered. If you still owe, please send in the $10 […]

Band Update – 1/22/19

Hello! Tonight, Tuesday, 1/22 – Make up Red Pep Band Game – 6:45pm, AHS Drumline will also be performing at this game, with the steppers! Drumline folks need to arrive at 7:10pm. Wear black athletic pants and red AHS Spiritwear. If you don’t have black pants, dark jeans will work! Wednesday, 1/23 – Saturday, 1/26 – ILMEA All-State […]

Band Update – 1/14/19

Hello! We’ve got a light week: Monday, 1/14 – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15-4:30pm Jazz Band – 3:15-5pm If you ordered an ornament – they’re here! All ornaments that were paid for have been delivered. If you still owe, please send in the $10 and we’ll send home yours! Thanks! Looking ahead: Tuesday, 1/22 – Make […]

Band Update – 1/7/19

Welcome Back! We’ve all ready got quite a bit going on this week: Today, Monday, 1/7 – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15 – 4:30pm Jazz Band – 3:15-5pm ABOB Dinner Auction Meeting – 7pm, Ed & Cathy Gray’s house. We need folks to help plan this year’s dinner auction! If you’re interested in donating, seeking donations, […]

Band Update – 12/17/18

Hi! Hard to believe it’s the final week of the semester isn’t it?!?! Here’s our week: Monday, December 17 – Percussion – 3:15-4:30pm NO Jazz Band – 3:15-5pm Friday, December 21 – Band Final Exam – We do have a written exam! It’s nothing to be super stressed over, but please look over the study guide– Fall 2018 Band […]

Band Update – 12/10/18

Hello! It’s concert week!!! Here’s the info: Today, Monday, December 10 – Percussion – 3:15-4:30pm Jazz Band – 3:15-5pm Wednesday, December 12 – Alton Bands Concert – 7pm, AHS Gym. (grades 6-12) All high school concert bands (Concert Band, Symphonic Band, and Wind Symphony) play at this concert! Dress: Wind Symphony wears dresses/tuxes – gentlemen do need […]

Band Update – 12/3/18

Hello!  WOW! What an incredible weekend! Thank you, Thank you, THANK YOU to all who helped out at the 30th annual ABOB Olde Alton Arts & Crafts fair. We heard nothing but compliments about your student helpers, and the positivity and love for our instrumental program was certainly felt. Thank you to ALL who were […]