Colleyville Heritage Band

Week of 4/28 - 5/6

Happy Spring Concert Day!

We hope you enjoy the Spring Concert! Tomorrow we are excited for “Night of Drumming” - we hope to see you there!


Take a deep breath - it’s MAY!

Week’s Schedule (May 3-8 )

  • “Big Picture” Reminders

    • Continue to watch the calendar and check Canvas for all of our program offerings and their schedules.
    • Testing: Good luck on your exams! If you are not testing, and not they are not district asynchronous days, you are expected to be on campus making music in class!

  • Friday: Jazz Performance
    Saturday: GCISD Solo Contest / Diamonds Showcase

    PERCUSSION ONLY - THIS WEEK’S REHEARSALS

    Friday, 4/30 - Night of Drumming Concert

    Rehearsal 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM *See attached schedule*

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    Night of Drumming/Percussion Concert

    The Night of Drumming concert entitled ‘Sound Of Motion’ is tomorrow, and ticket sales are now live!


    Below is a flyer promoting the event. Tickets from pre-sale are $5, and they will be $8 at the door, and all information can be found at the link directly below.

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    Band Website

    Is back up and running! Let's go!

    Solo Contest Schedule

    Below is the schedule for Solo Contest on May 8th.


    Please mark your date, time and location on the calendar and email Mrs. Eby at caitlin.eby@gcisd.net with any questions.

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    Solo Contest Piano Rehearsals

    Piano Rehearsals for Solo Contest start on Monday! Below are the schedules. Please mark your dates and times on the calendar and email Mrs. Eby at caitlin.eby@gcisd.net with any questions.
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    2021 Kick Off Meeting

    Did you miss the Kick Off Meeting last week? CLICK HERE to watch a video of the presentation!

    Introducing Our 2021 Production...

    SPARK!

    Jazz Catz - May 7th Performance Itinerary

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    Concert Uniform Check-In

    Concert Uniform Check-In will be held after school in the band hall on the following dates:


    • Concert Dresses Check-In: May 11th, 4 PM - 5 PM
    • Concert Tuxes Check-In: May 13th, 4 PM - 5 PM


    Please make sure to send your concert dress or tux to a local dry cleaner before checking in. A receipt from the dry cleaners must be turned in with the uniform.


    If you can not make the scheduled check-in date above, please contact Mrs. Eby at caitlin.eby@gcisd.net to schedule a different date and time.


    *Uniforms that are not checked in will be charged to your school account.

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    Ready for Marching Band?

    If you are ready to get started on reviewing your marching technique - or learning some new skills - check out our updated visual YouTube page!

    CHHS Graduation

    Details are still being worked out, but the CHHS Administration has asked the CHHS Band to perform at graduation. We are excited to provide music for this special event!


    With that being said, all “in person” Wind Ensemble and Symphonic members that recorded for UIL, are not Seniors, or siblings of a Senior, will perform in the graduation ceremony.


    If you are a Concert Band student, or “virtual” and would like to participate in this mainly outdoor event, email Mr. Barnard. The more the merrier!

    It’s the Final Countdown!

    To help with planning, here is a bullet point list of upcoming major events!


    • April 30 - Night of Drumming

    • May 8 - CHHS Solo Contest / Diamonds Showcase

    • May 10 - Music Merit Scholarship Recital

    • May 11 - Marimba Recitals

    • May 11 - Concert Dress Uniform Check-In

    • May 12 - Leadership Auditions

    • May 13 - Concert Tuxedo Uniform Check-In

    • May 14 - Band Banquet

    • May 17 thru 21 - Registration and Marching Workshops

    • May 27 - Graduation

    • June 1 thru 4 - June Band Camp

    Calendar

    Dates are starting to be entered into the band calendar for rehearsals and events for the fall semester. We hope this helps with planning. Please understand these dates could be “subject to change.”

    Indoor/Outdoor Rehearsal Procedures

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    Happy Birthday!

    Please join us in saying Happy Birthday this week to:


    - Anabelle Martin (4/24)

    - Gerardo Burciaga-Ichikawa (4/25)

    - Ryan Blakenship (4/27)

    - Gavin Barth (4/28)

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