ILMEA District 6 Festival Saturday, November 19

ILMEA DISTRICT 6 FESTIVAL
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19
Belleville West H.S.

We will bus students to Belleville West H.S.
AHS students arrive at the high school by 6:30 a.m.
AMS students arrive at the middle school by 6:45 a.m.

Go to bed early Friday night and make time to eat a healthy breakfast. This is a long day.

Students are to bring:

  • Music stand (band & orchestra)
  • Pencils
  • Instrument and music
  • Cellos & basses – rockstops or cello straps
  • Bottle of water
  • Healthy snacks
  • Sack lunch (if you did not pre-order lunch from Belleville West)
  • Cell phone charger or external battery  

Students may wear normal nice school clothes for rehearsal.

CONCERT ATTIRE
High School Band – nice black and white or school band uniforms
Junior High School Band – nice black and white or school band uniforms
High School Orchestra – nice black and white or Symphonic dress or tuxedo
Junior High School Orchestra – nice black and white
High School Choir – school choir robes
Junior High School Choir – dressing clothing.
No jeans, tennis shoes, or t-shirts

CONCERT SCHEDULE
Elementary Chorus – 2:00 in the Performing Arts Center
Junior Chorus – 3:00 in the Performing Arts Center
Senior Chorus – 4:00 in the Performing Arts Center
Junior & Senior Band- 3:30 in the Varsity Gym
Junior & Senior Orchestra- 5:00 in the Varsity Gym

Concert tickets are $5.00 per person and can be purchased ahead via this link: https://gofan.co/p/0ADF13F83482A4D0C93A2B578B930363
They can also be purchased the day of the festival with cash.
Free Admission for children 12 and younger & Senior Citizens.
*Your parents are to take you home after the concert.   

No gum, food or drinks of any kind in the rehearsal or performance venues.  Only water.  

Your cell phone is turned off during all rehearsals and during the concert.   

Belleville West H.S. and ILMEA are not responsible for items lost, damaged or stolen.  Please leave valuables at home and keep a close eye on your personal items you bring. 

All school rules apply at all times.  We expect you to represent our Alton School District music department with kindness, respect, and pride at all times.