Bulldog Band Newsletter

Vol 6 Issue 6

Welcome Back!!! Congratulations to the students on a great winter concert!

Upcoming Dates

1/7 Monday- Honors Band Sectionals Start

1/9 Thursday- Honors Band Full rehearsal after school

1/13 Monday- Symphonic Band Sectionals Start

1/28 Tuesday- Candy Fundraiser Starts

Attention 7th Grade Boys

Please pay $15 for your tuxedo shirt as soon as possible.

Honors Band Sectional Schedule

Monday after school 3:45- 4:45 pm Percussion

Tuesday after school 3:45-4:45 pm All Brass

Thursday after school 3:45 - 5 pm Full Band rehearsal*

Friday after school 3:45-4:45 pm All Woodwinds

*this will probably change to Mondays when track starts towards the end of February.

Symphonic Band Sectional Schedule

Monday 3:45-4:30 Trumpet and Percussion

Tuesday 3:45-4:30 Flute Oboe Clarinet

Thursday 3:45-4:30 Saxophone, Horn

Friday 3:45-4:30 Tuba Euphonium Bari Sax Bassoon

Beginner Band

Remember to keep practicing your instrument outside of class! The band hall is open before and after school for students to come practice. A good goal to set is about 15-20 minutes 6 days a week. Woodwinds work on practicing your new objectives.

Candy Fundraiser Information

Candy fundraiser- We will be starting this January 28. The candy bar fundraiser goes back to the students to help pay for outstanding fees and/or the spring trip. If you would like your child to participate there will be a permission slip sent home very soon. We will not distribute a box to any student who does not turn in a permission slip.

6th graders will be going to Schiltterbahn May 10th and the cost is approximately $80. 7th/8th graders will be going to Fiesta Texas May 17th and the cost is approximately $100.

Coupon Books

We still have about 17 coupon books unaccounted for. Please be sure to turn it in if you find it laying around the house.

Yearly Fee Breakdown

Honors W.E/Symphonic

Winds, $50



Competition fees- Solo & Ens./

District Band

Uniform Cleaning

Rewards/party supplies

Concert Band, $35



Solo & Ensemble

Uniform Cleaning

Rewards/party supplies

Beginner Band, $35



Clinicians/Solo & Ens.

Rewards/party supplies