Our second meeting discussing Band O Rama and its events will be held next Monday, February 23 at 7pm. We have acquired a few sponsorships and are continuing to pursue more.
We are wrapping up our pep band performances as the basketball season comes to a close. Tonight (Friday) and next Tuesday (Feb. 24) starting at 5:30 in the band room.
The jazz band will participate in Pitt State’s Jazz Festival on March 6. The bus will leave at 1:30 and will return at 8:30. Our performance is at 5pm in Bicknell Hall and is open to the public. A permission slip will be coming your way next week.
DISTRICT SOLO AND ENSEMBLE FESTIVAL
Solo and small ensemble festival is held at Grain Valley on March 20-21. This only pertains to those individuals and groups that have been working and have registered for a solo/ensemble. Times will be given a week before the event. Solos with piano accompaniment will meet several times between now and the time of the festival. The accompaniment fee is $50. Checks are made out to Anita Weinzierl.
LARGE ENSEMBLE FESTIVAL
Those that have elected to participate in Contest Band will perform at Paseo High School on March 26th. We will showcase the pieces performed at contest on March 24 in the Forum theater starting at 7pm. Come and listen as these kids have been working hard with a limited amount of time.