Band Update – 12/11/17

Hello! There is a separate post with all kinds of trip information – how to get registered, pricing, fundraising, etc. You can find it here! AHS Music Department Disney Trip 2018. Trip Fundraising: – Popsockets are an ongoing fundraiser! We will have a check in today (Monday, 12/11) and next Monday (12/18) – please send in money with […]

Band Update – 5/1/17

Hello!!! Is anyone else wondering how it’s all ready May??? Here’s what we’ve got this week: AHS Spring Band Concert – Thursday, May 4, 7pm, AHS Auditorium. Here’s the plan: Concert Band – Wear all black (look nice! No jeans/tennis shoes) – Arrive at 6:15pm Symphonic Band – Wear all black (look nice! No jeans/tennis […]

Band Update – 10/31/16

Happy Halloween!  Here’s the plan for the week: I forgot to mention it at banquet, but it’s time for the annual Marching 100 ornament and photo flash drive. You can find the order form here – 2016-ornament-and-photo-order-form. Please try to have orders in by the end of this week, Friday, November 4. Email Cortney Frosch with any […]

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! 3/8/16

Hello! Here we go!!! ABOB Spring Butter Braid orders are due this week! Please get them in ASAP. Click here for more information. This Week: Marching 100 Kick-Off Meeting – TONIGHT!!! Tuesday, March 8 – 6:30pm – Alton High Auditorium  – We will kick off the 2016-2017 trip, discuss the calendar, and reveal the show!!! Please try to send […]

Band Update – 1/12/16

Hello! Here’s what we have for the week Tuesday, 1/12 – Red Pep Band Game – POSTPONED. No game tonight. It will be re-scheduled. I’ll pass along that information when I know it!  Wednesday, 1/13 – Illinois College Wind Ensemble – 6th hour (in class) – a free, easy Fine Arts Critique opportunity! Get it done EARLY!!!! Fine […]