Winter Park Band Weekly Newsletter

April 28, 2019

THIS WEEK'S CALENDAR

SPRING BAND CONCERT

Wednesday, May 1st, 7-9pm

2100 Summerfield Road

Winter Park, FL

Please see below for more information.

BAND POOL PARTY

Friday, May 3rd, 6-8pm

1693 Foss Avenue

Orlando, FL

RSVP by Wednesday, May 1.

From Mr. Clemente

Congratulations to the Freshman Jazz Band, Jazz Ensemble II, and Jazz Ensemble I for three very fine performances on Friday at the Lakeside Jazz Festival! Though we couldn't stay the entire day, it was great to watch some other great groups from around Central and South Florida at get a chance to perform at a great outdoor performance space. See some pictures from the event below!


Also congratulations to the following students for their awards given out by the adjudicators at Lakeside:


Freshman Jazz Band

Outstanding Soloist: Justin Robinson-Hill

Outstanding Section: Rhythm Section


Jazz Ensemble II

Outstanding Soloist: Maleysha O'Fray

Outstanding Section: Trombones


Jazz Ensemble I

Outstanding Soloist: Charlie Schmitt

Outstanding Section: Trumpets


We are in need of volunteers for next week's Band Registration Night on Tuesday, May 7. If you are able to volunteer, please sign up on the Charms calendar.


See everyone at this week's Spring Concert on Wednesday!

From Mrs. Flood

1. BAND BANQUET HELP NEEDED

We need parent volunteers to make the Banquet&Awards night a fun event for all! There will be a working meeting Monday, April 29th at 6pm in the band room. We will be putting decorating pieces together for both the banquet and the stage. Please volunteer and help us make the evening extra special for our students. Email Sharon at bandmom85@gmail.com The more helping hands we have, the quicker the tasks will be done. We hope to see you then!


2. BAND BANQUET AND AWARDS SET UP AND CLEAN UP: FRIDAY, MAY 10

We need volunteers to help set up the auditorium (9-11am), the cafeteria (1-3pm) and to take down/clean up after the awards ceremony. Sign up for one or more areas for which you can assist. Seniors may volunteer also if you are officially out of school at that point. If you have a flexible day schedule, please consider filling one of those spots. Go to the band calendar at www.winterparkhsband.com and click on the helping hand icon for decorating set up on May 10th.

Thank you for your support!


3. REMINDER: Band and Color Guard Parents and Students,

Our Band Banquet is a little over two weeks from now. If you haven't already RSVP'D with number of persons in your party, please do so by choosing the RSVP icon on our band calendar at www.winterparkhsband.com . Also, sign up for the pot luck dish you will bring by choosing the helping hand.

Thank you!


4. Registration Night:

We will need volunteers during registration night for 2 shifts, 6-7:30pm and 7:30-9pm. Volunteer spots are available for sign-up on Charms.

SPRING CONCERT RECEPTION

There will be a cookie reception following the Spring Concert on Wednesday, May 1. We are expecting a larger than usual crowd so we will need more than our usual number of cookies. If you are able to donate cookies, please deliver them to the auditorium lobby no later than 6:30 on Wednesday. If you are able to help set up prior to the concert or clean up after please email Lee McBuney at mcburneyfl@gmail.com.

UPCOMING EVENTS

2019-2020 BAND REGISTRATION NIGHT - MAY 7

Registration for the 2019-2020 Winter Park Band will take place between 6:00 PM and 9:00 PM. Please find more details and download all necessary forms from THIS LINK.


2019-2020 DRUMLINE AUDITIONS - MAY 8


COLOR GUARD SHOWCASE - MAY 8


2018-2019 BAND BANQUET AND AWARDS CEREMONY - MAY 10

Banquet begins at 6:00 PM, Awards Ceremony to follow in the Auditorium.


2019-2020 LEADERSHIP RETREAT - MAY 11, 9 AM - 1 PM


2019-2020 COLOR GUARD AUDITIONS - MAY 15

FINANCIAL

All payments for the 2018-2019 school year are posted on your Charms account. Please bring your student's account up to date as quickly as possible. Thank you for your attention to this!

LA TOUR

Final payment for the LA tour was due on 4/10. If you have not yet paid the final balance of your LA Trip account, please do so immediately unless you have spoken directly to me about an issue. We must have all of the payments for the trip before I can make a final payment to the travel company.


Thank you!