Band Update – 9/9/19

Hello! It is supposed to be HOT this week! We must be outside for rehearsals. Please remind your kiddo to bring a change of clothes/hat, sunscreen, and a BOTTLE OF WATER!!! Thanks for the help! Here’s our week: Monday, 9/9 – M100 Percussion – 3:30-4:45pm M100 Color Guard – 3:30-6pm Tuesday, 9/10 – Full M100 Rehearsal – 3:30-6pm […]

Band Update – 9/3/19

Happy Tuesday! Here’s our week: Today, Tuesday, 9/3 – Full M100 Rehearsal– 3:30-6pm Wednesday, 9/4 – Jazz Band will begin! 3:30-5pm – All who are interested are invited! Contact Mr. Jarden with any questions – cjarden@altonschools.org Second Check in Day (sell 12 items) for the ABOB Fall Fundraiser Thursday, 9/5 – Full M100 Rehearsal– 3:30-6pm Friday, 9/6 […]

Band Update – 11/5/18

Hello! We’re finally slowing down a bit! Time to sit down and work on… Christmas music!!!  On Friday, students had the opportunity to try out some “step up instruments” during class. These are intermediate or professional instruments meant to help students as they grow – in high school if a student is pretty serious about […]

Band Update – 9/4/18

Hello! Hope you had a relaxing weekend. Here we go with competition season! Believe it or not, we’re all ready on the downhill slide – 6 weeks left! Here’s our week: Today, Tuesday, September 4 – Full M100 Rehearsal – 3:30-5:30pm Wednesday, September 5 – Cheese & Sausage Check in Day – if your student has sold […]

Band Update – 4/3/18

Happy Tuesday! We’re starting the slide to the end! Here’s what we’ve got this week: Tuesday, 4/3 – Jazz Lab Band – 3:15-4:30pm Wednesday, 4/4 – Concert Jazz Band – 3:15-4:30pm Broom, Popsocket, & Beefstick check out – 6pm, AHS Percussion Ensemble Concert with SIUE Steel Band – 7pm, AHS Auditorium. Percussion students arrive at […]