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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Once again, Mr. Jarden is having summer jazz band! Every Wednesday over the summer in the Alton High Band Room Jazz Band will start on Wednesday, June 1 and run every Wednesday through July 20, 2016. Need to miss a week or two? No problem! Please just try to give Mr. J a heads up […]
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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 […]
Hello! Here’s the week: Tonight, 7:30pm in the AHS Auditorium – ABOB Meeting. Please note the time/location changes! A shameless plug: Tuesday, March 22, the St. Louis Brass Band (I play in it, as does Justin Duvall and Ryan Helenthal) will be playing with Karin Bliznik (Principal Trumpet of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra) at the Sheldon. […]
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 […]