All Region- Saturday January 11th

A reminder that the All Region Clinic and Concert is this Saturday, January 11th. This is an all-day event, beginning with arriving for rehearsal at 8:00 AM and ending with the performances that evening. T Listed below are the rehearsal sites for each of the bands. If you forgot which band you made, please refer…

Winter Concert Rescheduled!

Due to CISD’s cancellation of classes on Tuesday, our Winter Concert has been rescheduled. Our new concert date is Monday, December 16 at Carroll Senior High School, beginning at 7:15 p.m. Please let your band director know as soon as possible about any potential conflicts. We will announce call times for each band in class…

Band Updates- Week of 11/18

Sectional Schedule (please make sure you are reading your child’s correct band)   Wind Ensemble: Tuesday 11/19- All Brass, Low Woodwinds Wednesday 11/20- Percussion Thursday- Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Alto Sax   Symphonic Band: Tuesday 11/19- Flute, Oboe, Clarinet Wednesday 11/20- Alto Sax and Trumpet Thursday 11/21- French Horn, Bassoon, Bass Clarinet, Tenor and Bari Sax,…

Fall Concert Information- Wednesday October 9th

Schedule: 6:15- All Percussion meets in band hall to set up equipment. 6:30- Concert Band meets for warm up on stage in the café. 6:45- Symphonic Band meets in the band hall for attendance check. Wind Ensemble meets in the choir room for attendance check. 7:00- Concert Begins Approx. 8:15- Concert Ends Attire: Black Band…

All Region and All City Commitment Form and Information

Below is a reminder of the dates for the upcoming honor band auditions:   All City Band Auditions: Saturday, October 19 approx. 8:00 am-1:00 pm at Dawson MS All Region- Phase One Auditions: Wednesday, October 23 approx. 5:00 pm-9:00 pm at Dawson MS All Region- Phase Two Auditions: Saturday, October 26 All Day 7th Grade…

Band Pictures- Friday September 20

This Friday we will be taking our band pictures for the yearbook. Pictures will be taken during your student’s band class. Students need to wear a black shirt and blue jeans or khaki/cargo/jean shorts. No athletic shorts.Students and parents will have the opportunity to purchase their student’s full band picture, as well as have individuals…

First Week of School Reminders

I hope you’re enjoying the last few hours of summer! Here are a few first day reminders from the band world: Students do not need their instruments tomorrow. They will need them for Tuesday. The full handbook is available for viewing online under the “Forms” tab of the website. Students will receive a packet of…

Welcome Back!

Welcome to the 2013-2014 school year! It’s hard to believe, but there’s only a couple of short weeks left of summer, and then we’re back in school! We are planning on having a “Back-to School” informational band parent meeting during the week of August 19th. We will be covering critical information regarding the band program…