Band Update – 10/23/17

Hello! We’re finishing the season with a busy week: Concert Band auditions continue this week!!!! Information was distributed on the first day of school. Music can be found here: AHS Band Auditions. Students will need to be familiar with the scales and etudes. For practice purposes, the link also has audio and video files of the music! […]

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 10/26/15

Happy Monday! Here’s our week: Today, Monday 10/26 – Bandquet RSVP’s DUE. The caterer needs a number today – Please at least get Ms. Davis a number of who is attending ASAP – you can send it in with a check or email her at mdavis@altonschools.org with your number. THANKS for the quick help! Auditions begin today […]

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 […]