Red Raider Bands

September 13th, 2021

Included in this Newsletter


  • 2021-2022 Band Calendar


  • Waukesha South Competition Info
  • Greendale Competition Info (Tentative)


  • Volunteer Information
  • Chipotle Fundraiser Info

Halftime Performance 9/24

Friday, September 24th

Report to East at 5:30pm

Attire: Time to Get the Led out T-shirt (to be passed out that evening)

Don't forget your Black Socks!!

Students will return to East after our Halftime performance.


Athletic shorts and T-shirt will be worn under uniforms.


Please let Mrs. Lato know by Thursday if you are meeting us Hart Park due to an athletic conflict.

Waukesha South Competition

Saturday, September 25th

Report to East at 4:00pm

4:00-5:00pm Rehearsal on North Athletic Field @ East

5:00pm Change in to Full Uniform


  • Instruments transported in cases

5:15pm Depart for Waukesha South

5:45pm Warm Up at Waukesha South


Attire: Time to Get the Led out T-shirt, Black Socks, layers underneath T-shirt cannot be bulky and must be concealed under uniform (ie. pants, sleeves etc). Don't forget your Black Socks!!

Perform: 6:45pm


Students will return to East after our performance. This is a new Covid procedure. Normally we would remain at the stadium until the award ceremony.


Admissions- The Admission price is: $10 for adults, $5 for senior citizens, $5 for children 6-18, 5 and under is free. Tickets may be purchased in advance with a credit card via Ludus:

https://blackshirtbands.ludus.com/11997

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Greendale Competition (tentative)

Saturday, October 2nd

The schedule below is tentative.


Report to East at 4:00pm

4:00-5:00pm Rehearsal on North Athletic Field @ East

5:00pm Change in to Full Uniform


  • Instruments transported in cases

5:15pm Depart for Greendale

5:45pm Warm Up at Greendale


Attire: Time to Get the Led out T-shirt, Black Socks, layers underneath T-shirt cannot be bulky and must be concealed under uniform (ie. pants, sleeves etc). Don't forget your Black Socks!!

Perform: 6:45pm


Students will return to East after our performance. This is a new Covid procedure. Normally we would remain at the stadium until the award ceremony.

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Volunteers Needed!

Incase you missed my plea for volunteers we are in desperate need of help!


We cannot do what we do without parent volunteers. If we don't have enough volunteers for event it will negatively impact our participation and experience for our students.


To volunteer for any of our Band and Band Booster events, sign-up using WriteBoard.


WriteBoard links can be found here:

https://www.wauwatosaeastbandboosters.com/volunteer.html


Password: RRBB.


For information about working the playoffs for the brewers games contact Lisa Hollander at the rrbbnews@gmail.com for info on how to sign up.

Chipotle Fundraiser-

September 28th, 2021

4:00-8:00pm

2711 N Mayfair Rd Ste A, Wauwatosa, WI 53222


Make it count!


Four ways to guarantee your purchases count:

  • Show the cashier a digital flyer prior to paying (pull up this e-mail!)
  • Show the cashier a paper flyer prior to paying
  • Flying flyer-free? Just mention the fundraiser to the cashier prior to paying
  • Order online and pickup Chipotle for your fundraiser by using the

Promo Code 74KQYGE

MUST USE the Chipotle app or website.

Please note that fundraiser online ordering is only valid through pickup during your fundraiser’s scheduled date, time, and assigned restaurant. Ordering delivery for fundraisers is not permitted at this time.

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Band Covid Procedures

Some of this is new information, please review the info below before we start class:


  • Bell Covers will be utilized at all times.
    We made sure that all students had bell covers during Music Camp. Students will need their bell cover starting on Thursday.
  • When inside, masks will be worn when students are not playing
  • Masks are optional for students while outside
  • All students are allowed to store their instruments in the Band Room (drop off before school)
  • Competitions we will not be able to stay after we perform. In a Level 3 we are required to return to East after our performance.



Daily Checklist of items needed for class


  • Instrument (Bell Covers should be stored in your instrument case)
  • Flip Folder (if needed, Section Leaders should always carry their music in their backpack for reference)
  • Lanyard (Dots/Coordinate Sheets)

Wauwatosa East Red Raider Bands

The Wauwatosa East Red Raider Marching Band is under the direction of Jennifer Lato and Jeff Krubsack.


Concert Band - Symphonic Band - Wind Ensemble

Marching Band

Jazz I, Jazz II, Jazz III

Music Theory