2018 Summer Band

Who:  All BCSC 6th-grade, 7th-grade, and 8th-grade band members.
Where:  Columbus East High School Performing Arts Center.
Dates:  Each weekday, starting Friday, June 1st and ending Thursday, June 21.
Time:  8:00 AM to noon; see grade-level page for specific class times.
Cost:  FREE!  There is no fee for classes (but you must provide your own instrument and accessories).
Attendance:  If you have a conflict (sickness/another camp/etc.), you do not need to call in to report an absence.

Spirit Week:
Prizes are awarded for best individuals and best sections each day!!!

Tuesday, June 12:  Crazy Hat and/or Mis-match Day
Wear any type of hat and/or dress with mis-matched socks, etc.

Wednesday, June 13:  BANDana and/or Pajama Day
Relax in your favorite school-appropriate pj's or wear your favorite BANDana!

Thursday, June 14:  Costume Day
Wear your favorite costume... wanna be a cowboy; today's your day!  You can also "twin" it up today... or maybe your section wants to have a theme to their costumes?  8th-grade, this is your chance to debut your superhero costume for the concert!

Friday, June 15:  North vs. East Day
Dress in your high school's colors, t-shirts ,etc!  Not sure where you are going -dress 1/2 and 1/2!

Monday, June 18:  Section Spirit Colors Day
Use the color for your section's theme --wear clothing and bring decorations to show your section spirit!

  Flutes -- Blue

  Oboes & Bassoons -- White

  All Clarinets -- Red

  All Saxophones --Green

  Trumpets -- Orange

  French Horns --Purple

  Trombones & Baritones, Tubas -- Yellow

  Percussion – Black

Two Concerts on Thursday, June 21:

Two separate concerts will be held on Thursday, June 21 at Columbus East High School.  Each concert is free; a $2 per family donation would be appreciated.

6th-grade (20 minutes):  Students arrive at 8:00 AM (call time); concert begins at 8:30 AM.
Concert dress:  wear your red beginning band t-shirt.

7th & 8th-grade (45 minutes):  Students arrive at 9:30 AM (call time); concert begins at 10:00 AM.
Concert dress:  "summer casual" (for example, khaki shorts and a polo shirt).

Map to Columbus East High School:

Please use the Performing Arts Center entrance located on the North side of the school, as shown below: