Inman MIddle School Band

Parents Newsletter, March 2014

Band Parent Meeting

Thursday, March 13th, 6pm

W O Inman Middle School, Paris, TN, United States

Due to the weather, we are planning the next Band Parent Meeting for Thursday, March 13, at 6 p.m.

CHANGES to Solo and Ensemble

Solo and Ensemble is coming up soon!

  • The date of the Local Solo & Ensemble has been changed Saturday, April 5. It will still be at the Henry County High School
  • The Ensemble groups moved to Friday, March 21. The is a regional Ensemble. This is on a weekday, and a school day. Not all the band students will be participating. Select students will be making up groups for this event. Those participating have been notified by Mrs. Presson. This is going to be held at Bethel University and will include a clinic and their performances.

AMRO Visit

Reece King from Amro was to have been at the school this week, but due to weather the plans were changed. If you would like to speak with him regarding your students' instruments he will be at Lakewood School on March 18, from 2-5 p.m. or you can call him at 270-210-1374.

Spring Concert & Awards

Monday, May 19th, 6pm

W O Inman Middle School, Paris, TN, United States

The date for the Spring Concert has been set for the evening on May 19, 2014. Students should receive their awards immediately prior to the concert.

We plan to serve cupcakes and punch following the concert, and are asking parents to bring a dozen cupcakes to help us out!

Upcoming Dates

Some dates to put on your calendars:

  • Thursday, April 17, Band Parent Meeting at 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 10, Murray Middle School Jazz Festival

Student Opportunities with Outside Ensembles

There have recently been steps taken to give our band students that opportunity to practice and perform outside Inman Middle School.

In recent weeks and All Henry County Middle School Jazz Band has been organized. This group meets on Thursdays evenings and has participants from Inman, Harrelson, Lakewood, and Henry. While it is too late to join this group, other ensembles will be forming soon in the form of a Clarinet Choir and a Percussion Band. If you / your student are interested in participating in either of these groups, contact Mrs. Presson for more information.