BAND NEWS

HERE'S WHAT IS HAPPENING IN THE EAGLE GLEN BAND DEPARTMENT

BAND NEWSLETTER VOL. 11 April 24, 2015

IMPORTANT!! --FINAL CONCERT : MAY 7th in the SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL GYM

Concert begins @ 7PM

Students need to be ready b y 6:30PM at the South HS.

Band extravaganza tickets

We will be having a catered dinner that consists of: chicken fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, roll & butter, & water or lemonade for $10 per person. Tickets will be going home next week please watch for them as the turn around time will be quick as we are a little late getting them to you and we apologize for that.


Prior to concert, dinner will be served. Tickets will be due by Friday.

FULL BAND REHEARSAL DATES

May 4th, 5th, 6th & 7th (Monday-Thursday)


Rehearsals will be held during the school day! It is important that every child brings their instrument all days of this week, not the typical every other day schedule.

ALL CLASSES

Grades have been updated in TeacherEase for parents and students to view!

CLARINET AND SAXOPHONE

SOME AWESOME THINGS Are happening

This class is FLYING on concert music! It's been great fun to go through it.


Assignments:

ALL Concert music

FLUTE, OBOE & BASSOON

these kids are rocking it out

These kids are doing FANTASTIC on their concert music. They're basically pros, so ask your kiddo to play you their favorite concert piece.


Assignments:

ALL Concert music

Book line 115 (as a duet if they can find a friend!)

Book line 116

TRUMPET AND FRENCH HORN

PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE!

This class is still around 1,000 minutes away from their 1st goal. The practice log due on May 4th is the LAST ONE--if they want to make their goal, they need to get practicing!


Assignments:

ALL Concert music

PERCUSSION

WOWZA

These kids are doing super well on all of their concert music. We can't wait to unveil the percussion feature they've been working on!


Assignments:

ALL Concert music

-Especially Puzzle Pieces

NEEDING DONATIONS

And THANK YOU to those of you that have already donated supplies!

The Eagle Glen Band Program is needing:

Hand Sanitizer

Green Rubbing Alcohol in bottles

Kleenexes


All of these items help stop the spread of germs on our band instruments. If you could help by donating some of these items, that would WONDERFUL!!!!!!! We are plum out! :)