Band Update 12/12/16

Hello! Here’s what our week looks like: Tonight, Monday, 12/12 – our first Dinner Auction planning meeting, 7pm at Mr. Ed Gray’s house. Feel free to email me for more information! Our last Nashville Trip Fundraiser – a Chris Cakes Pancake Dinner – Wednesday, December 14, 5-8pm. Tickets are due today – please get them […]

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 – 4/11/16

Hello! Tuesday, April 12 – Symphonic Band After School Rehearsal – 3:15 – 4pm. There is an activity bus students can ride home if need be. Please communicate any questions/absences to Ms. Davis – mdavis@altonschools.org Wednesday, April 13 – Dine out at Olga’s – all day. Simply present this flyer when paying and ABOB gets some credit! Good […]

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 – 3/21/16

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. […]