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 10/13/15

Hello! Finally an “off” week! Today, 10/13 – NO Marching 100 rehearsal. No one will rehearse this evening – we had a great weekend, and we all need a break. Please encourage your child to use the extra time to catch up/get ahead on homework, etc. Enjoy it! Thursday, 10/15 – Full Marching 100 Rehearsal – […]

Band Update 10/5/15

Hello! Here’s what our week looks like: Our first quarter playing test is THIS WEEK! Students will need to know the Concert Bb, Db, G Scales and Bb Chromatic from memory. All can be found in the blue “Foundations for Superior Performance” book. Students will also be asked to play a selection from Gotham (also […]