Band Update EDITED 8/23/16

Hello! Band Update is edited as of 8/23/16 – changes are in red! I understand there has been some calendar confusion – with moving some files around, the calendar has gotten mixed up. Here are our football game dates: Friday, September 2 Friday, September 16 (this one was left off the calendar) Friday, September 30 […]

Band Update – 6/1/16

Good Morning! The following forms/fees are due tomorrow! Medical Information Form – needs to be notarized. We will have notaries at 1-2 Camp tonight! M100 Color Guard Accessories Order 2016 – due June 2. Checks payable to ABOB M100 Accessories Order 2016 – due June 2. Checks payable to ABOB All students will need a […]

Band Update 5/23/16

Hello! Happy last week of school! Here’s what we’ve got: ABOB Meeting – Tonight, Monday, May 23 – 7pm, AHS Orchestra room AHS Graduation – Friday, May 27 – 3:30pm – 7:45pm (estimate). All students (except Symphonic Band percussion) play graduation! Here’s the plan: With finals/school getting out for summer we won’t see the band for […]

Band Update 5/16/16

Hello! THANK YOU all for your understanding with Cherrydale’s delivery blunder last week, and with all the help at Button Days around town this weekend! The community really enjoys seeing the kids – Ms. Davis and I had breakfast at Joe K’s and heard from all around us that folks had to support their Alma […]

Band Update – 5/2/16

Hello! Here’s what the week is looking like: 4th Quarter Playing Tests will finish up this week. Here’s some information: Playing Test Info Marching 100 Drumline/Pit Rehearsal/Auditions – Today! Monday, May 2 – 6-8pm. This was discussed at the previous audition night. Nashville Trip – Tumbler Fundraiser – orders are due Wednesday, May 4. Spring Band Concert […]

Band Update – 4/25/16

Hello! It’s the final countdown: Marching 100 Color Guard Auditions – Monday, April 25 – Thursday, April 28 – 3:45 – 6:30pm each evening. Meet near the band room wearing comfortable clothes and tennis shoes! 4th Quarter Playing Tests will begin this week. Here’s some information: Playing Test Info Marching 100 Student Leader applications have gone out. […]

Band Update – 4/4/16

Hello! We do have some new dates for you. Here’s what April looks like: Thursday, April 7 – Jazz on a Spring Evening – 7pm. Alton Middle School Annex Cafeteria. Both the high school and middle school jazz bands will play! Next Week: Tuesday, April 12 – Symphonic Band After School Rehearsal – 3:15 – 4pm. There […]

Band Update 11/2/15

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, […]