Clark High School Band

Weekly Update


This week we will have our chair test for spring semester bands. Students will be performing the 9th grade All-Region music individually for the band staff this week during classes.

TAMALE orders and money are due to the lock box in the band hall by the end of the day this Friday, November 22.

ALL instruments and music should go home with students on Friday!

Have a GREAT week!

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THIS WEEK (November 18 - 22)

Monday, November 18:

Chair Tests (during band classes)

6:00 - 7:30 pm, Winterguard Clinics

Tuesday, November 19:

Chair Tests (during band classes)

6:00 - 7:30 pm, Winterguard Clinics

Wednesday, November 20:

Chair Tests (during band classes)

6:00 - 7:30 pm, Winterguard Clinics

Thursday, November 21:

Chair Tests (during band classes)

6:00 - 7:30 pm, Winterguard Clinics

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm, Full Orchestra rehearsal (select W.E. and select percussionists)

Friday, November 22:

Chair Tests (during band classes)

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm, Winterguard Clinics

Saturday, November 23:

Recording # 9 due by midnight (W.E. & Symphonic Band)...the LAST ONE!!!!

NEXT WEEK (November 25 - 29)

Monday, November 25:

Tuesday, November 26:

Wednesday, November 27:

Thursday, November 28:

Friday, November 29:

Saturday, November 30:


Percussion Winter Panyard Concert

Thursday, Dec. 5th, 7pm


Percussion Winter Panyard Concert


All-Region Auditions, Phase 1

Saturday, Dec. 7th, 8am-5pm


All-Region Auditions, Phase 1

Students will receive specific sign in/audition times the week of the audition

Required audition for all Wind Ensemble students.

Highly suggested for Symphonic/Concert band students in lessons. Mr. Scott and Mrs. Sturch will listen to Sym/Con students before signing them up to be sure they are adequately prepared. Students who we believe are not prepared will not be signed up to audition.

All-Region Auditions, Phase 2

Monday, Dec. 9th, 5-10:30pm


Students who advance from the Phase 1 audition will audition at the Phase 2 audition.

Fine Arts Showcase

Tuesday, Dec. 10th, 7-9pm

3101 Coit Road

Plano, TX

Wind Ensemble and Full Orchestra will perform at this event.


9th Grade All-Region Auditions

Thursday, Dec. 12th, 5-10pm


9th Grade All-Region students

Wind Ensemble 9th grade students who did NOT earn a spot in the HS All-Region Bands will audition for the 9th grade region band

Highly suggested for Symphonic/Concert band 9th grade students who are in lessons.

Clark High School is hosting this audition.

Plano Holiday Parade

Saturday, Dec. 14th, 7am-1pm


Plano Holiday Parade

**an itinerary will be made available once we know parade order**

Meet at CHS, dress in uniform

Students should wear a festive hat

Students may decorate their instrument (prizes for the most creative!!)

Check in uniforms upon arrival to CHS

Winter Concert

Monday, Dec. 16th, 6:30pm


Clark Bands Winter Concert

Warm up is at 6:00 pm for all bands

Concert starts at 6:30 pm

(This concert starts at 6:30 since final exams begin the next day)

**REQUIRED performance**

Formal Concert Black attire

Concert wear for the Clark Band is ALL BLACK. Specifics will be emailed home.

CHS Band Calendar & Band Handbook