Plano Band Weekly Announcements

September 13-17, 2021

"If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it." ~William Arthur Ward

CONGRATULATIONS ON A FANTASTIC DEBUT OFTHE SWAN!!!!!!


Halftime performance video attached below.


If you are going on the trip, PLEASE sign the trip contract on the Plano Band website and pay the trip deposit by September 20. NOTE: All trip payments will be made through Rycor.

GOALS FOR THE WEEK

1. Polish & clean!!!

2. Have laser-beam focus during all rehearsals as we continue learning The Swan

3. Pass ALL your classes this Friday!

4. Give 100% - ALL the time!!!!!

PSHS vs LHS | Game 3 (09/12/2021)

EVENTS THIS WEEK


1. Marching Rehearsals this week:

  • Mon, 4:30-6pm, Tues 4:30-6:30pm, Thurs 4:30-6pm

2. Section Leader Meeting, Tuesday 6:30

2. Band Booster Meeting, tomorrow @ 7pm

3. PDL Show Rehearsal, Wednesday 4:30-6:30pm (percussionists only)

4. Six Weeks Grade Check, THIS Friday

  • You MUST be passing in order to remain in the show / perform at football games!!!

5. Friday - NO FOOTBALL GAME (Bye week)

6. PDL Show Rehearsal, Saturday 9a-12p (percussionists only)

DUE THIS WEEK

1. Instrument Usage Fee - $85 - pay now on Rycor (required for all students playing a school-owned instrument)

2. Disney Trip Contract & $325 deposit - DUE SEPT. 20

ASSIGNMENTS

  1. WE, SYM, CONC 1 - All-State Music Evaluation 1st ½ Etude #2 – DUE Sept. Tues/Wed (6 Cumulative All-State Tests = Semester 2 Chair Placement)
  2. CONC 2 - F & Bb Major Clark Studies– DUE Sept. Wed
    (6 Cumulative Scale, Arpeggio, Patterns Tests = Semester 2 Chair Placement)

UPCOMING EVENTS

1. Marching Rehearsals for week of Sept 20:

  • Mon (9/20), 4:30-6pm, Tues (9/21) 4:30-6:30pm, Thurs (9/23) 4:30-6pm

2. PDL Show Rehearsal, Sept. 22, 4:30-6:30pm (percussionists only)

3. Football Game #4 AWAY vs. Coppell HS, Friday, Sept 24 @ Coppell Cowboy Stadium

4. Plano Drumline Competition, Saturday, Sept. 25 @ Clark Stadium

  • Performance times: Vines HS 10:58a, Clark HS 11:00a, Plano 1:12p (MB Show), 6:24p (DL Show)

5. Marching Rehearsals for week of Sept 27:

  • Mon (9/27), 4:30-6pm, Tues (9/28) 4:30-6:30pm, Wed (9/29) 7-9 @ Kimbrough Stadium, Fri (10/2) 4:30-6:30p

6. Stadium Rehearsal, Wed. Sept. 29 @ KImbrough Stadium 7-9p. Transportation provided. Meet at PSHS at 5:30. Eat dinner before arriving!

7. Football Game #5 (8th Grade Night) HOME vs. Marcus HS, THURSDAY Sept. 30 @ Clark Stadium

8. Plano East Marching Invitational, Saturday, October 2 @ Kimbrough Stadium

  • Prelim Performance: 3:15p