Wow. What a trip to Chicago it was! Thank you to all the parents who traveled with us and made this a great experience for all. A huge shout out to the McMilian, Krause, and Grigsby families for putting in extra duty on the trip and hauling our trailers to/from Chicago, you are a blessing!
IMPORTANT VOLUNTEER NEED!
This Friday (3/31) and Saturday (4/1) and NEXT Wednesday (4/5) and Thursday (4/6), we are in dire need of help to run our festivals. PLEASE go to charms today and sign up for a time slot.
WE NEED YOU!
There is NO concert tomorrow night!
Friday, March 31
Symphonic Band (Mr. Harrel’s band) plus a few select students from Percussion Class and Concert Band, will be taking the stage at 3:30pm to perform at MSHSAA State Contest. We are the hosts, as you can see from our volunteer plea above. These students will need to bring their concert outfit to school on Friday morning, as they will change into that outfit directly after school. These students will be done no later than 4:30pm.
Wednesday, April 5
Wind Ensemble will be performing at MSHSAA State Contest at 3:30pm. These students will need to bring their concert outfits to school that day, as they will change into them before the end of the school day.
Tuesday, April 11
Mattress Sale Fundraiser kick off meeting. We need ALL parents of band students to attend this meeting at 6:30pm in the band room. For every parent we have in attendance, the company pays us $5 with our sale profits. Please plan to attend.
Following this meeting will be our monthly Music Parents Booster meeting.
Thursday, April 13
Lee’s Summit Contest
This is a solo/ensemble contest for students who did not go to District Contest a few weeks ago. They should know who they are at this point. This contest is held at Lee’s Summit High School with a 7-minute time slot between 3pm and 6pm. Students need to figure out logistics as a bus is not provided.
Friday, April 28
State Solo/Ensemble Contest
This contest is for students who earned a 1 rating on a solo or small ensemble at District Contest on March 11. Transportation will not be provided due to the nature of the scheduling. Please plan accordingly. The contest is hosted by MU in Columbia.
Monday, May 1
Cavalcade of Bands 1
This concert involves all Percussion Class, Concert Band, and Symphonic Band students and starts at 7pm
Tuesday, May 2
Cavalcade of Bands 2
This concert involves all Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band students and starts at 7pm.
Tuesday, May 9
For all music students (bands, choirs, orchestras) receiving awards and accolades for the 2016-2017 school year.
This event begins at 6:00pm