Just a few quick notes as we start this week:
8th Grade:Fundraiser forms are due TOMORROW 2/18. If you have any questions regarding HS scheduling and band, please ask Mr. Bleininger or Mr. Stankey.
7th and 8th Grade: Solo and Ensemble music is out! Please make sure you are practicing your ensemble music daily so you and your ensemble are prepared to do your best on April 12th! More information regarding S and E schedules will be forthcoming. We are not given a master schedule of events until about 10-14 days prior to the event. Report time will be early that morning, plan on arriving at school at 6:30am.
6th Grade Band: You have several pieces for our next performance. Please be practicing all of these pieces.
Secondary Brass Instruments: If you are a 6th grader and are switching to French Horn, Baritone, or Tuba, your lessons begin this week. each groups lessons will be 3:00-3:30 at the MS band room. Tuesday will be Baritone, Thursday Tuba, and Friday French Horn. In case of a snow day tomorrow (2/18) Baritones will meet with the Tubas on Thursday. This week students will receive their new book and practice instrument.
Private lessons: Mr. Stankey is looking to add private students on all brass instruments. Please contact Mr. Stankey if you are interested. If you are someone looking to improve your playing by being challenged, or learning a new brass instrument and want a jump start, private lessons are for you! Time slots will be available on a first come, first serve basis. The best way to impro