Band Update – 3/18/19

Hello! Here’s our week: Today, Monday, 3/18 – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15-4:30 Jazz Band – 3:30-5:30pm Just a reminder that all Butterbraid orders are due tomorrow, Tuesday, 3/19. Delivery will be April 10. The Exercise Project continues this week – We’ll go from 3:30-4:30pm Tuesday and Friday this week. Saturday, 3/23 – Percussion to U of I Percussion Day – Ms. […]

Orchestra Make a Note: March 18-22

Thanks to the Symphonic Orchestra who performed at the ABOB Dinner Auction last night.  The kids played VERY well and received many compliments.  The kids who stayed to the end and helped were greatly appreciated.  Thank you! Here is what’s going on this week: Monday, March 18 PIt 6:30-8:00 Tuesday, March 19 Stringsation! practice 3:25 – […]

Symphonic Orch. -ABOB Dinner Auction Info

ABOB Dinner Auction!Saturday, March 16 9:15 am-11:00ish am: unload and set up in LCCC Commons (BAGELS!) (5:30 pm: those of you helping Dr. Bemis) 6:30 pm: Symphonic Orchestra arrive with: instrument, Chamber binder, Girl with Flaxen Hair, & Aladdin.  Pizza at 6:30. Bring your own drink. DRESS VERY NICE!Absolutely NO JEANS and NO TENNIS SHOES!  […]

Orchestra Make a Note: March 11-16

This Saturday This Saturday is the ABOB Music Matters Dinner Auction.  You can still purchase tickets at  We are starting Stringsation! practices this week.  Both AHS orchestras combine together to perform at Stringsation! (March 28).  We will have after school rehearsals starting this Tuesday, 3:25 – 4:00.  I have activity bus passes for any students […]

AHS Chamber Strings: Gigs

AHS CHAMBER STRINGS GIGSBRING YOUR OWN MUSIC STANDANDBRING YOUR OWN CHAMBER BINDER Concert Dress:   Please, stay with these colors only.Ladies:  Solid black dress pants or a long black skirt.  Solid black, white, or red dress blouse on top. Shirts must have sleeves.  No shorts, miniskirts, black jeans, jeggings or leggings with miniskirts. Black dress shoes. […]

Band Update – 3/11/19

Happy Monday! Here’s our week: Today, Monday, 3/11 – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15-4:30 Jazz Band – 3:30-5:30pm The Exercise Project continues this week – We’ll go from 3:30-4:30pm Tuesday and Friday this week. Wednesday, 3/13 – Jazz Band – 3:30-5:30pm Saturday, 3/16 – Winterguards to O’Fallon – Schedule ABOB Dinner Auction – doors open at 5:30pm, LCCC Commons. Make plans to attend this great event! […]

Symphonic Orchestra-ABOB Dinner Auction Performance

ABOB Music Matters Dinner Auction Saturday, March 16 Lewis & Clark Community College Commons Symphonic Orchestra Arrive by 6:30 p.m. Unpack in the hallway-lounge area Bring your instrument, chamber binder & Symphonic Orchestra music, and your own music stand Dress nice. Perform 7:00 – 7:45 Pizza 6:30 out in hallway-lounge area IF you are staying […]

ABOB Spring Butter Braid Sale

It’s your last chance to order butter braids until the fall!  We kicked off the ABOB spring butter braid, cookie dough, and pizza fundraiser today (March 5, 2019.) Collect money now.  Please make checks payable toABOB.  Please write your child’s name on the memo line of all checks and make sure his/her name is on the […]

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