Holiday Concert is Dec. 1st 2pm Performance for Concert Band and Symphonic band.
Concert Band has a 12:20 Call and Symphonic Band has a 1:00 pm Call
Please practice any parts you are struggling with over the Thanksgiving break.
We are in DIRE NEED of all students to make an effort to get their band fees paid. We use these funds for classroom instruction to better our program.
concert Band has a after school Rehearsal on November 27th from 3:30 to 5:30. This is a mandatory rehearsal.
Auditions are Tuesday November 13th
Please fill out your Audition sheets with your instrument scales(NOT CONCERT PITCH)
List all the scales you are going to play
Sign up sheet for Auditions are posted. Please sign up for a time. All students MUST audition for a grade. Ant student who misses the audition must audition with Mr Hoskins or Mr Higdon during class.
Please continue to sell fruit.
Youtube has many of the GMEA Etudes being played by college instructors. Please use this resource to help you prepare for the upcoming Auditions.
All band members should be well on their way in preparing the Class Band Etude.
Just the 1st part up to the tempo Change(Lyrical Section)
Percussionist have been provided with their audition requirement sheets.
Auditions are on November 13th. Sign up sheets for time slots will be posted for students to sign up for a time.
Plans are being made for our spring percussion ensemble. All interested students should contact our percussion instructor, Michael Olman .
Please continue to sell fruit and get classroom due’s paid.
Class Band Auditions are coming up on November 13th. Be practicing your etudes and preparing your scales.
Our Holiday Concert will be on December 1st. All band selections for the concert will be finalized in the next few weeks.
Honor Band /All State students please continue to prepare audition material for the auditions held on December 11th at North Cobb High School.
All Band students should be preparing the Class Band Audition Etudes and Scales.
Audition Etudes and all requirement information in located in red folder at the from of the band room. These audition are very important. Please put your best effort in preparing all the material so we can accurately access your ability and your areas where you need improvement.
All band members, please get class room fee’s paid as soon as possible. We need to be able to provide sectional coach instruction.
All band members need to continue practice their 12 major scales, and chromatic scale. Scales are the fundamental building blocks to all music.
ALL STATE/Honor band money is due by MONDAY 9/17. Etudes and scale requirements can be found on GMEA.org