LEHS Band Newsletter #23

February 26 - March 3, 2018

Wind Ensemble Sectional Schedule

* Sectionals will take place from 3:30-4:45 pm each day. Students are REQUIRED to attend their sectional each week.


  • Monday - Woodwinds
  • Wednesday - Brass
  • Friday - Percussion (No Sectional due to NTPF)

Symphonic Winds Sectional Schedule

* Sectionals will take place from 3:30-4:45 pm each day. Students are REQUIRED to attend their sectional each week.


  • Monday - Woodwinds
  • Tuesday - N/A
  • Wednesday - Percussion
  • Thursday - Trombones
  • Friday - High Brass / Euphoniums / Tubas

North Texas Percussion Festival

Friday, March 2nd, 2:45pm

1800 College Avenue

Forney, TX

LEISD Percussion Concert

Saturday, March 3rd, 6pm

1900 Walker Lane

Little Elm, TX

This concert will feature all percussionists in LEISD.

Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal Schedule

Monday

4:00-4:30-Trout Scherzo

4:30-5:00-Wood Be Fanfare

4:00-5:00-Black Racer

4:00-5:00-Escape Velocity

5:15-5:30-Whirlwind (run through)

Tuesday, 4:00-5:30

Tech Rehearsal (All Percussionists)

Wednesday

None

Thursday

4:00-4:30-Trout Scherzo

4:30-5:00-Wood Be Fanfare

4:00-5:00-Black Racer

4:00-5:00-Escape Velocity

5:15-5:30-Whirlwind (run through)

Friday

NTPF Performance (Wind Ensemble percussionists only)

Schedule

10:05-Released from class

12:00-Pack equipment

12:15-Load Bus

12:45-Leave

1:45-Arrive at Forney HS

2:45-Perform

3:15-Pack/Load Equipment

3:45-Leave Forney

4:45-Arrive/unload equipment to stage

Saturday

9am-12pm-Percussion ensemble concert dress rehearsal

5:30-Arrive dressed for concert

6:00-Concert Begins

Jazz Ensemble Rehearsal Schedule

* These rehearsals are from 3:30-4:45 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays.


* All Jazz Ensemble rehearsals are required for members.

2018 Summer Band Schedule

Revised on 2/27/18

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South Padre Payment #3 - Due March 20th (click here)

Please make any checks payable to LEBB (Little Elm Band Boosters).

JV / Varsity Guard Contest @ Wakeland HS

Saturday, March 3rd, 9am-10pm

10700 Legacy Drive

Frisco, TX

Itinerary


9:00am- 11:00am JV Rehearsal

11:00am- 3:00pm JV show prep/ eat lunch

11:00am- 2:00pm Varsity Rehearsal

2:00pm- 3:00pm Varsity eat lunch

3:00pm Both teams depart LEHS

4:44pm JV Performance, Varsity helps the JV on the floor

5:05pm JV Retreat

5:00pm- 8:00pm Varsity show prep

9:20pm Varsity Performance, JV helps the Varsity on the floor

9:30pm Varsity Retreat

9:45pm Depart for LEHS


This is a very long day with both groups performing at the same contest. The JV will have some downtime between performances to watch other groups/ eat dinner at concessions. Absolutely no members from either group can leave Wakeland High School at all during their down time. While not in costume, both groups need to have on their LEHSCG black tank top and full warm ups with sneakers.

Upcoming Events

March 2 - North Texas Percussion Festival

March 3 - LEISD Percussion Dress Rehearsal / Concert

March 3 - JV / Varsity Guard @ Wakeland HS

March 12-16 - SPRING BREAK

March 20 - South Padre Payment #3 Due

March 23 - LE Concert Band Invitational

Band Hall Phones

The band directors can be reached at the following extensions: (972) 947-9443


Frank Felice (ext. 25108)

LeAndre Benton (ext. 25110)

Matt Neal (ext. 25109)

Kristen Zotti (ext. 25109)

Volunteer Background Form

All parents need to complete a volunteer form for the new school year. This allows you to chaperone or volunteer any band event within the school year.