Congratulations to the Marching 100 percussionists who participated in the 25th Annual Mozingo Percussion Competition on Saturday, September 6th at Francis Howell North High School. The Marching 100 Percussion received Best Cymbal Line and placed 5th in their class! Good work percussion!
Good Afternoon! Coop has set up a Remind101 text number for just percussion. Text @altonm to 314-667-4621. You can save that number as Coop – he’ll be sending texts to that number. Both parents and kids should join!
ALTON BAND AND ORCHESTRA BUILDERS Minutes of the Meeting – April 28, 2014 VOTING MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Amy Hillery-President Vickie Schilling-Vice President Ed Gray-Financial Sec. Greg Cash-Secretary Cindy Kirbach-Treasurer Mike Haynes-Communications Rose Lammers-Craft/Vendor Fairs Dave & Paula Fritz-Hospitality Cortney Frosch-Ways & Means TEACHERS IN ATTENDANCE: Alyssa Cudney GUESTS: Tom Pullen President Hillery called the meeting […]
Symphonic Band is the younger band offered at Alton High. It is comprised of both non-marching and Marching 100 students. The band performs a variety of literature throughout the Spring semester. The Symphonic Band performs at Alton High band concerts and at IHSA Organizational Contest each year. For more information about Symphonic Band, email Ms. […]
Wind Symphony is the top concert band offered at Alton High School. Students audition into this group each fall, and perform a variety of literature throughout the Spring semester. The Wind Symphony breaks into small ensembles to participate in IHSA Solo & Ensemble Contest in March, and performs at IHSA Organizational Contest every year. Junior […]
Redbird Rhythm is the basketball pep band at Alton High boys and girls basketball games. All students are assigned to either the Red or Gray pep band and they are given 5 or 6 basketball games to play at throughout the season. Basketball season typically runs from November – February with games on Tuesdays, Fridays, […]
The AHS Jazz Band, under the direction of Tim Jarden, rehearses on Wednesdays throughout the school year from 3:30-5pm in the AHS Band Room. All students in the band program are eligible to participate. The Jazz Band performs at AHS band concerts, various school functions (ABOB dinner auction, retirement dinners, etc.), and consistently receives I […]
After your child has signed up for 5th grade band, this handbook has lots of valuable information for the beginning instrumentalist. Please read it, sign the band handbook agreement, and return it to school with your child. 5th grade Band Handbook
To find information about joining 5th grade band, please read the letter below, print the information sheet, and return it to school with your child. 5th Grade Recruitment Letter If you have any questions, feel free to contact your child’s band director: Lovejoy & East Elementaries Mr. Gary Banks email@example.com Lewis & Clark Elementary Ms. Alyssa […]
Please join (or request to join) the Facebook group “Alton HS Color Guard” as we communicate last minute reminders that way!