Grapevine Mustang Band

Week of 9/29/19

Director's Notes

Good afternoon, everyone,


What a great homecoming week! It was great to see everyone come together and work hard this week to make our homecoming really special!

UIL Eligibility check was Friday, Sept 27. Students who are ineligible will not be able to perform with the band starting Friday, Oct 5. Students will still attend before school rehearsals and after school sectionals, but will not be able to travel and perform at football games or contests.

REMIND 101 Sign Up

Due to updates and transfers by Remind, some users were dropped from classes. This is something that is NOT specific to GHS Band, but to Remind users everywhere. Please click to get info on rejoining Remind 101.

WE NEED YOUR HELP

As they say, "it takes a village," we need your help support the Mustang Band by volunteering!


Concessions Sign up:

Varsity

JV Red and Blue

Freshmen


Click here to view the Sign Up Genius for PIT CREW!


Thank you to everyone who came to the Band Hall to help with props on Saturday and Sunday. You are valued and we thank you for your help!

Look Within - Music Composition Competition

Like to compose music? Check out this unique opportunity through the Texas PTSA.

Congratulations, Ashley Dove!

Congratulations to Ashley Dove for being crowned Grapevine HS 2019 Homecoming Queen.

Weekly Schedule

Monday, September 30
  • 7:00am rehearsal (please arrive by 6:45am to start at 7am)
  • 4:10pm-5:00pm Trumpet, Saxophone, Double Reed Masterclasses


Tuesday, October 1

  • 7:00am rehearsal (please arrive by 6:45am to start at 7am)
  • 6:30pm GCISD Band Showcase
  • Hawaii Deposits due


Wednesday, October 2

  • 7:00am rehearsal (please arrive by 6:45am to start at 7am)
  • 4:10pm-5:00pm Clarinet, Tuba, Trombone Masterclasses


Thursday, October 3

  • 7:00am rehearsal (please arrive by 6:45am to start at 7am)
  • 4:10-5:00pm Flute, Horn, Euphonium, Percussion Masterclasses


Friday, October 4

  • 7:00am rehearsal (please arrive by 6:45am to start at 7am)
  • Football Game at Birdville


Saturday, October 5


  • 7:45am Rehearsal (please arrive by 7:30am to start at 7:45am)
  • 12:30pm Perform at USBands contest in Burleson

Itineraries for this week

GHS Football at Birdville

Friday, October 4

USBands at Burleson

Saturday, October 5

Important Notes

  • Hawaii deposits are DUE by October 1st – check the band website for the presentation for info on how to register!
  • Congrats to the Mustang Band! We were the winners of the Homecoming Parade!
  • Your masterclass schedule has been altered for some sections due to Tuesday’s performance.
  • The first installment of indoor drumline fees are due to the safe tomorrow!
  • Tomorrow is the deadline to turn in checks for the 59 Minute Fundraiser. Student winners will be determined this week!
  • Please check the objective sheet to ensure you know what is due this week!
  • Students who are ineligible will not be able to travel or perform with the band starting Friday, October 4.
  • Check the band calendar for the most up-to-date information
Big picture

Future Mustang Night

Friday, Oct. 11th, 2:30pm

Mustang-Panther Stadium, Grapevine, TX, USA

Grapevine, TX

Join us to cheer on Grapevine Football Team 100!

Financial Aid for Private Lessons

Please review and submit the form below for financial aid for private lessons. Submissions will be reviewed by the Campus Band Boosters--Directors do not determine financial aid.


DEADLINE TO SUBMIT FINANCIAL AID APPLICATIONS IS Monday, September 30.

PRIVATE LESSON SIGN UP

We are trying to reach 100% participation in our Private Lesson Program at Grapevine HS. Please contact Mr. Rees for more information or Financial Assistance.

INSTRUMENT REPAIR

If you have a broken school-owned instrument that needs repaired, go to the band website to fill out the repair form. Follow the directions carefully. GrapevineHSBand>Members>Instrument Repair Form.

Lost Music

If you have lost your music and need a copy, WE HAVE A SOLUTION! Fill out the form on the website GrapevineHSBand>Members>Lost Music Form


The form must be completed 48 hours before the time you need music so the librarians can get you copies.

GHS Mustang Band Calendar

Always the most up-to-date way to know what's going on with the band

GCISD MARCHING BAND PRE-UIL DRESS REHEARSAL

Tuesday, Oct. 1st, 7-8:30pm

Mustang-Panther Stadium, Grapevine, TX, USA

Grapevine, TX



After rehearsal on Tuesday, October 1st, the CHHS and GHS Marching Bands will have a dress rehearsal at the Mustang-Panther stadium. Judges will attend to give written and in-person comments. The CHHS Band will be the audience for the GHS band and vice-versa for district support!


*Dinner and transportation will be provided for the band members.

October Birthdays

10/01 - Katherine L.

10/06 - Adriana H.

10/08 - Landon M.

10/12 - Peyton C.

10/14 - Grace M.

10/14 - Mikey S.

10/18 - Charles H.

10/20 - Marisa G.

10/21 - Kayla B

10/23 - Iris P.

10/28 - Diego B

10/29 - Andrew D