This Week in Band:
Jan 27- Band at Basketball Game
4pm Go home and eat dinner
6:45pm Set up in Gym in bleachers close to band hall (same as volleyball game)
7pm Perform for "A" team Basketball Game
Approximately 8pm Game will end and students will be dismissed
Students will need flip folder with lyre and music (Fight song, Hey Song, Womp Womp, September)
High School Band Parent Information
Mr. McNulty, CHS Head Band Director, has made this video for parent to watch regarding important dates and information. https://youtu.be/SubWkKrj-0M
Required 8th Grade Parent and Student Meeting @CHS:
(Pick one to attend)
HS Auditions begin Jan 27 in Band Classes
Course Selections Coming Soon!
Let us know if you have any hesitations for signing your child up for Band!
Feb 25- Wind Ensemble Performance at SMU
7:15 am - Be in HMS bandhall seated ready to leave
Instrument in the case
Wearing Concert Attire
Bring a Change of clothes and Sack lunch
7:30 am - Depart HMS for SMU Owens Art Center
8:30 am - Arrive at Owens Art Center
9am Hillwood MS warm up/sound check; Trinity Springs changes clothes
9:30 Hillwood Performance; TSMS watch
10:00 Trinity Springs warm up/sound check; Hillwood changes clothes
10:30 Trinity Springs Performance ; HMS Watch
11:00 Trinity Springs changes clothes
11:00 Hillwood tours SMU
11:30 Sack lunches back of chapel on lawn and kickball
Band Reminders and Procedures
Private Lesson Information
We want ALL students Signed up for Private Lessons!
Lesson teachers will be calling and emailing parents to schedule lessons!
Lesson Cost for 2019-20 School Year: $20-22 per lesson
Sign Up Here - http://parkwoodhillwood.band/signup/
Scholarship Available, Apply Here: http://parkwoodhillwood.band/scholarship
Required for All Instruments (except Percussion):
Foundations for Superior Performance Book by Jeff King, Rich Williams
Korg Tuner/Met with Pick Up Microphone
Wire Music Stand (for at home practice and some performances)
Lyre and Flip Folder
BERP (Brass Only)
Summer workers needed!
- Organizing, Copying music, Google Spreadsheet help, Building Trophy Shelf, etc.
Need 30 volunteers for Oct 19 at District Auditions.
Sign up at the link: https://forms.gle/c389K6w4PPDwJ8Jc7
Wanting to Chaperone for our band events?
- Visit the link to submit an application/ background check: https://www.kellerisd.net/Page/244
Before School Procedure
Directors and students are in sectionals and the Front office NOT be opening the door for Band Students.
Lost and Found!
Personal Items and Instruments should be labeled with your child's Name.
Wind Ensemble Students: @hmswind19
Symphonic Students: @@hmssym19
Concert Band: @hmscb2019
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