Hi Band/ABOB folks! American Airlines flies children and their family members who have lost 1 or more parent(s) in the military, to a huge party in Texas each year. The program, “Snowball Express” will be sending children from all over the country to a party this Saturday, Dec. 12th. AA is wanting groups from AHS to participate […]
Just a heads up, there has been a change to the location of the AHS/LCCC Jazz Concert – it will be in the Commons at Lewis & Clark Community College. All other details stay the same – students arrive at 6:45pm, combo will start playing at 7:15pm.
Hello! A couple reminders: Today, Monday, 11/16 – Pep Band Rehearsal for everyone – 3:12 – 4:33pm. If I had to guess, we’ll probably get out a little early! Tuesday, 11/17 – $12 for Pep Band Tshirts are due – We will be using the same shirts as last year, so returning members do not need […]
Hello! A lot of “due dates” $55 for the AHS Music Department trip to see Wicked on Dec. 10 due – click here for more information Parents are welcome to attend as well! Please send in money ASAP. Tickets will be ordered on Friday, and we will not be ordering any extras – we will only […]
We are now taking orders for GOTHAM 2015 Photo Disc and Ornaments 2015 Photo Disc – $10 2015 Glass Ornament – $10 2015 Metal Ornament – $7 Order your 2015 Marching 100 Season Photo Disc including hundreds of photos of the kids from this season Order one of our second Annual Marching 100 Keepsake Ornaments […]
Hello! Not much to report: Thursday, November 5 – Lovejoy Music Festival, 7pm, Lovejoy Elementary This is a performance for the AHS Combo/Jazz Band and 5th Hour Symphonic Band. All students participating should arrive at the Lovejoy Gym by 6:30pm. Fine Arts Critique opportunity for everyone else – Fine Arts Critique Rubric for All Bands Saturday, […]
Pep Band will be starting soon! Pep (Basketball) Band is for all band students (5th and 6th hour). We divide the band in half, into red & gray pep bands. They are assigned to play at alternating basketball games. Games and reherasals are worth 25 points each, and students may play at their “off” game for […]
Happy Monday! Here’s our week: Today, Monday 10/26 – Bandquet RSVP’s DUE. The caterer needs a number today – Please at least get Ms. Davis a number of who is attending ASAP – you can send it in with a check or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org with your number. THANKS for the quick help! Auditions begin today […]
Hello again! Just some last minute information: We did post a AHS Jazz Update for some upcoming events – Click here for more information! Full Rehearsal tonight – 6-8:30pm, AHS. We’re planning on running it like it’s a contest – visual warm up, music warm up, run the show. We’ll then fix any errors and let […]
Upcoming events for the Alton High Jazz Band & Combo: Thursday, November 5 – Lovejoy Festival – Lovejoy Elementary. Students should arrive at 6:30pm, combo starts playing at 6:45pm. Monday, November 30 – Jazz Concert with Lewis & Clark Community College – LCCC Commons. Students should arrive at 6:45pm, Combo starts playing at 7:15!