Band Update – 5/24/17

Happy summer! Winding down while at the same time gearing up!!! Here’s what we’ve got: *those who just finished 8th grade, please ignore the Graduation/Memorial Day parade information… but you’re jumping in with Drumline and 1-2 Camp!!! Today, Wednesday, May 24- Drumline clinic (those interested in auditioning for drumline only) – 6-8pm, AHS Band Room There […]

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 5/23/16

Hello! Happy last week of school! Here’s what we’ve got: ABOB Meeting – Tonight, Monday, May 23 – 7pm, AHS Orchestra room AHS Graduation – Friday, May 27 – 3:30pm – 7:45pm (estimate). All students (except Symphonic Band percussion) play graduation! Here’s the plan: With finals/school getting out for summer we won’t see the band for […]

Band Update 5/16/16

Hello! THANK YOU all for your understanding with Cherrydale’s delivery blunder last week, and with all the help at Button Days around town this weekend! The community really enjoys seeing the kids – Ms. Davis and I had breakfast at Joe K’s and heard from all around us that folks had to support their Alma […]

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 […]