Dawson Wind Ensemble Places 5th State Honor Band Contest

Every two years, varsity band programs across the state submit the best recordings of their performances from that school year to compete in the Texas Music Educators Honor Band Contest. Judges evaluate them at the Region level, and recommend the top two bands from each of the 32 regions to the Area level. The top Read More …

Summer Band Assignments

Similar to other academic subjects, we believe it is crucial for students to maintain skill on their instrument during the summer months. Click on the “Summer Assignments” tab at the top of the page and read instructions carefully. The DMS Band Staff wishes you a happy and relaxing summer break. We look forward to seeing Read More …

DMS Band Camp and Parent Orientation Meeting

Students will be reviewing music theory, rhythm study, summer band assignments and learning pep rally music for the upcoming year. Students will also receive their individual band music and All Region material. Attendance is mandatory. Contact Mrs. Click if your child will be out of town any time during band camp. August 15-17 5:00-6:00- 7th Read More …

Summer Assignments

Similar to other academic subjects, we believe it is crucial for students to maintain skill on their instrument during the summer months. Click on the “Summer Assignments” tab at the top of the page and read instructions carefully. The DMS Band Staff wishes you a happy and relaxing summer break. We look forward to seeing Read More …

Solo Contest Information

Parents, Students received information about the Dawson Solo Contest today in class. All band students are highly encouraged to participate in Solo Contest. Ensemble contest is a separate event, at the end of February.  Please see the following details about Solo Contest: Basic Information Solo contest will be Friday, January 29th at Dawson. Performance times Read More …

Fall Concert Info

Wednesday, September 30 in the Dawson MS Gym Schedule: 6:10- Percussion report 6:30- Woodwinds and Brass report 7:00- Concert Begins Attire: Black Band Polo, Black Dress Pants (no black jeans), Black Belt (if needed), Black socks, Black Shoes Students are required to stay for the entire concert. We look forward to seeing you Wednesday!

August Band Camp and Parent Orientation Info

Students will be reviewing music theory, rhythm study, and learning pep rally music for the upcoming year. Students will also receive their individual band music and All Region material. Attendance is mandatory. Contact Mrs. Click if your child will be out of town any time during band camp. August 17-19 5:00-6:00- 7th Grade Only 6:30-7:30- Read More …