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Band News

The Oliver Winch Middle School Bands will be performing their winter concert on November 19th at 7pm. This concert will be a night out at the movies and will feature the music from Star Wars, Jurassic Park, The Chronicles of Narnia, The Hunger Games and Frozen...come on...You know you want to build a Snowman!

7/8 Band Concert

Thursday, Nov. 19th, 7-7:45pm

OWMS Gymnasium

What can music do for your future? More than you might think! I have heard this question many times...Where will music get you? Well here you go!


Summer Music Camps

-Ithaca College Summer Music Academy:

-www.ithaca.edu/music/prepdivision/academy/

-Crane Youth Music at SUNY Potsdam

-clear.potsdam.edu/wconnect/ace/CourseStatus.awp?&Course=155CMP1002


Play in College: check out the links below

-Notre Dame Trumpets playing in the ND Golden Dome:

-https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oBedPq96kr8

-Syracuse Marching Band...I've seen them live many time...it's awesome!

-https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aRPu3086k04

-Ithaca College (NY) Wind Ensemble

-https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ljLTCh3xF3A


Music Business:

-SUNY Potsdam Music Business program...so many directions to go!

-http://www.potsdam.edu/academics/Crane/MusicBusiness/


Music Technology:

-Carnegie Melon University

-http://music.cmu.edu/pages/music-technology-gr


Music Therapy- Powerful stuff!

-American Music Therapy Association

-http://www.musictherapy.org/


Recording Engineer Program:

-Become a recording specialist

-http://mi.edu/degrees-programs/industry-programs/audio-engineering/


PLAY for a local community band.

- I (Mr. Powhida) play with the Lake George Community Band and the Adirondack Pipes and Drums

Both are free and let me enjoy playing my instruments with like minded people!

-Lake George Community Band

- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzoPsT7U_m4

-Adirondack Pipes and Drums

-https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekEaUUpD9jw


The list is HUGE...these are just a few!

A Year of Music!

*All County Band at Shenendahowa- 10/15 &10/17

-Bus Leaves Thursday @ 2:45 from the Middle School

-Bus Leaves 8am on Saturday from the HIGH SCHOOL...back parking lot!


*7/8 Orchestra, Choir- 12/3 @7pm

-Middle School Gymnasium

*6th Grade Band, Orchestra and Choir- 12/8 @7pm

-Middle School Gymnasium



*All District Band Festival- 3/17

-Time TBA in the High School Auditorium


*Memorial Day Parade- 5/27@ 6pm

- Line up on Main Street no later than 5:15pm. We should have 90+ marchers out there!


*7/8 Band, Choir- 6/7 @7pm

-Middle School Gymnasium

*6th Grade Band, Orchestra and Choir- 6/8 @7pm

-Middle School Gymnasium


*7/8 Band, Choir- 6/9 @7pm

-Middle School Gymnasium