November 11, 2016

Posted: November 11, 2016 in Uncategorized

IBA Honor Band to perform Nov. 13 –

The IBA All-Region Honor Band will rehearse and perform in Jasper on Nov. 12 and 13. Students will need to check in and pay any fees at Jasper MS at 8:30 am on Nov. 12. The concert will be Nov. 13 at 4:00 pm.

Good luck to Marcus Allen (bass clarinet), Kimberly Jenkins (trumpet), DJ Kirby (clarinet), Maggie Lewis (bari sax), Andrew Lindell (trumpet), Davis Miller (trombone), Jordan Strunk (trombone), and Elizabeth Zhang (flute). You will represent our program very well.

6th Grade Fall Concert Information –

The 6th grade band will perform on November 17 in Schafer Auditorium. As always, our concerts are free and open to everyone. Students should dress appropriately for the event. Boys should wear nice pants and a dress shirt or sweater. Our young ladies wear a nice outfit or dress.

Here is a rough time frame for the evening.

6:35         6th grade band arrives

6:50         6th grade warms-up briefly on stage

7:00         6th grade concert begins

ISSMA Solo and Ensemble –

It is time for our 7th and 8th grade band members to sign up for the ISSMA Solo and Ensemble Festival. It will be held at Bloomington HS North on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017. It is a very educational and rewarding experience for band students to participate in. More information is available at the band office for those interested. This is not a required event. It will involve extra practice time and lessons so students need to give this some serious thought before committing. We do have a deadline of Nov. 28 to return forms and fees. The forms will be available out next week.

Cookie Dough Money Due –

The cookie dough fundraiser has come to an end and the money is now past due. The sale was a huge success, but now we have the job of collecting all the money. Thank you to all that helped with this project.

Have a great week!



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