Band Update – 4/23/19

Happy Tuesday! We’re all ready in the race to the end of the year! Here’s what we’ve got this week:

  • Tuesday, 4/23 – M100 Color Guard Auditions – 3:30-6pm, AHS multipurpose room. Auditions will take place all week (4/23 – 4/26).
  • Wednesday, 4/24 – M100 Drumline Clinic – 3:30-4:30pm. AHS Band room (just for those interested in auditioning for drumline).

Looking ahead:

  • Monday, 4/29 – M100 Drumline Auditions – 3:30-5pm – each student will be scheduled a time!
    • Jazz Band – 3:30-5:00pm
    • ABOB Meeting – 7pm, AHS
  • Wednesday, 5/1 – M100 Drumline Auditions – 3:30-5pm – each student will be scheduled a time!
  • Thursday, 5/2-Sunday, 5/5 – AHS Musical – HAIRSPRAY! Tickets are now on sale – you can find information here – HAIRSPRAY tickets
  • Monday, 5/6 – Student leader interviews will happen this week – we needed to push them back past the musical. Students will be scheduled a time Mon – Wed. We’ll get the schedule posted this week!
    • Jazz Band – 3:30-5pm
  • Tuesday, 5/7 – Jazz Band play at Retirement Dinner – AHS
  • Thursday, 5/9 – Spring Band Concert – 7pm, AHS Auditorium. This is our big spring concert! Students will arrive at 6pm. Wind Symphony wears dresses/tuxes, Concert & Symphonic Band wears all black.
  • After our concert we start prepping for finals, the Memorial Day parade, and graduation. Concert Band members (freshmen) do not play at graduation, but we will have a parade rehearsal and graduation rehearsal on graduation day – Friday, 5/24 to prep for the parade.

Thank you to all who attended a great Marching 100 Kick Off meeting last week! We’ll be finishing up the 2019 email list and will get electronic copies of the handbook, calendar, medical info form, and accessories order out this week! It’s going to be a great season!

That’s it! Have a great week!