Band Update – 6/11/18

Hello! Parades are quickly approaching! Now is the time to start preparing for parades/band camp!  Please encourage your student to: For Tuesday rehearsals they should wear shorts, tshirts, a ball cap, and bring a water bottle. “low top” tennis shoes – shoes that don’t go up past the ankle, are preferred as well to allow movement. […]

Band Update – 5/28/18

Hello! Happy Memorial Day! We’ve added a Disney Trip Fundraiser (Alton Steel Fundraiser) – please see below! We only have 9 spots left!!! We’ve updated the calendar to include Percussion & Guard rehearsals – 2018 Calendar (1) Percussionists! SIUE offers a great camp next week! Check it out! Link here – SIUE Percussion Institute Here’s our week (super light!): Saturday, […]

Band Update 10/2/17

Hello! Here’s the busy month! IMPORTANT: We’ve reached a point in the season where we are starting to have several “no call, no shows” to every rehearsal. Please remember that a “no call, no show” absence removes the student from performing at that week’s performance – whether it is a football game or competition. Parents, […]

Band Update – 6/12/17

Hello! I’ve got a lot of general information/reminders and some tweaks to this week’s schedule: Please don’t forget about forms!!! The $50 Band Fee can be paid anytime. Please make checks payable to ABOB. Medical Information Form – these need to be notarized and are due before our first parade performance (June 25). Marching 100 Handbook […]