Showing posts from September, 2016

Competition week 1 9/26

We made it to competition week!! Practice practice practice Monday - trumpet sectional Tuesday- Morning practice  and saxophone sectional Wednesday- Thursday- Morning practice   clarinet and flute sectionals Friday- Band and Booster trailer loading and field  practice 3-6 hot dogs provided for band students (boosters at arrive at 5) Saturday- South  Brunswick competition...arrival time 10 am -return time midnight                 Band t- shirt and jeans or kakis/jean shorts Quiz this week: wear your band shoes to practice and class everyday this week ( 20 points per day) Honors: host/ help with a sectional this week Loading practice: On Friday we will be practicing our trailer and field loading and unloading to ensure an on time departure on Saturday morning. Any parents that would like to help assist the band in field prep/pit crew this Saturday should attend this practice to learn what to do and where to place things. Students will stay after school for a band practice a

Game video

Friday 9/23 game video Here's what we're going to fix this week Keep working hard! We can do it!

Happening This Week

Happening This Week 9/19 Be sure you have completed all of the following: 1.field trip forms      2. emergency contact form     3. uniform fitting and gloves                                                  Announcement                                          Sectional  Monday-    All glove ($4) and shoe money($20) due            Trumpets   Tuesday-             Morning Practice                                         Saxophones Wednesday - last day to be fit for a uniform                       Thursday -                Morning Practice                                    Clarinets and Flutes Friday-    Quiz 3 due       Football game - tall black socks and gym shorts needed                  Movie night after school (see movie night info below)   Saturday- optional competition observation    2pm- midnight      $6 entry fee plus food money              Additional Announcements Quiz 3- Participate in 30 min of sectional or lesson time outside of class

Emergency contact forms

Emergency contact form

Weekly update 9/12

This Weeks Activites  Monday 9/12       Quiz 1 due,  Trumpet sectional 3-4  Tuesday               No morning practice ...great job last week :)  Wednesday         Thursday             Morning practice 7am  Friday.                 Quiz 2 Due    Progress reports go home   I am so proud of all the hard work everyone has put in the past few weeks. We are making great progress and it is going to be an awesome season! Only 11 more charts to go. Quiz 2 - Everyone- We found love chromatic measures       Honors - Choose a solo or an ensemble piece that you can play with your class mates in future weeks  Due to lack of participation we will not be able to go on the DC trip this year. Refund checks will be written out parents within the next two weeks.