Berrien Springs Band News

December 9, 2018

Bond Celebration Performance help needed!

The High School band is performing Monday night (tomorrow), December 10, 2018 at Mars Community Center for the district's Bond Celebration.


We are feeding the band pizza before the performance. We need your help! We need parents available to help with the pizza dinner at 6pm. You will need to be at the Mars Gym/Cafeteria at 5:50 to help us serve dinner to the band.


Please contact Mrs. Rosselit (krosselit@homeoftheshamrocks.org) if you are available to help us! You will be done with pizza duties by 6:30pm. The concert will be done by 7:15pm.


Schedule for Students:


5:50pm - arrive at Mars Elementary main entrance. Go to gymnasium.

6:00pm - pizza served.

6:30pm - warm-up

6:45pm - move to community center

6:50pm - listen to Bel Canto perform

7:00pm - perform

7:15pm - done! Go home! :-)

Nice job Jazz Ensemble and 8th grade band at the Senior Luncheon! We're so proud of you!

Nice job Jazz Ensemble at the Kindle your Christmas Event! Thank you for persevering through the cold!

WINTER CONCERT WEDNESDAY!

This Wednesday, December 12th, is our Winter Concert! Here are the details!


WHO: All Bands!

WHERE: High School Gymnasium

WHEN: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

● Students need to be in the High School gym/cafeteria at 6:30pm.

● The concert begins at 7:00pm in the High School gym.

UNIFORM: Students must wear their school provided uniform.

  • 6th grade must wear their band shirt and black pants or skirt, black socks/nylons, and black dress shoes

  • 7th & 8th must wear their band uniform and white undershirt, black socks, and black dress shoes

  • High School must wear their band uniform. Ladies must wear BLACK nylons and black dress shoes. Men must wear BLACK socks and black dress shoes.


Middle School Students will rehearse the morning of the concert at the High School. We would love some parent chaperones to help walk the students over to the high school. If you can help, please indicate your availability (on the permission form or to krosselit@homeoftheshamrocks.org).

Band Booster Meeting

The booster meeting scheduled for tomorrow, Monday, December 9th needs to be cancelled due to the added bond performance.


The major item for discussion was to be the HS Band Lock-in. We need high school band parents to help chaperone our HS Band Lock-in on Saturday, January 19th from 5pm to 11pm. If you are interested, please contact Sherri Keene at 269-921-0506 or slkeene32@yahoo.com.