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Concert Wind Parents: @conadults

Band Handbook

(Forms have been assigned through Google Classroom)

AHS Band Handbook 2019-2020.pdf

Music Department Dates 2019-2020

(Band/Chorus/Orchestra)

August 2019

  • Marching Band (Ongoing Tuesday/Thursday Evening Rehearsals 4-7pm)
  • Guard (ongoing Tuesday/Thursday Evening Rehearsals 5-7pm & Mondays 3-5pm)
  • August 21 - FULL MUSIC DEPARTMENT ALL ENSEMBLES PARENT MEETING - AHS COMMONS, 6-8pm
  • August 28 - Band Booster Parent Meeting #1 6:30-7:30pm - AHS Band Room
  • August 31 - Marching Band Saturday Rehearsal 7am-12pm - AHS Football Field
  • August 31 - Football vs. Miyamura @ Milne 1pm*

September 2019

  • Marching Band (Ongoing Tuesday/Thursday Evening Rehearsals 4-7pm)
  • Guard (ongoing Tuesday/Thursday Evening Rehearsals 5-7pm & Mondays 3-5pm)
  • September 11 - Band Booster Parent Meeting #2 6:30-7:30pm - AHS Band Room
  • September 13 - Football vs. Del Norte @ Milne 7pm* (Marching Band will perform Pre-Game)
  • September 20 - Football vs. Eldorado (Homecoming) @ Milne 7pm*
  • September 27 - Football vs. La Cueva @ Wilson 7pm* (Marching Band will perform Pre-Game)

October 2019

  • Marching Band (Ongoing Tuesday/Thursday Evening Rehearsals 4-7pm)
  • Guard (ongoing Tuesday/Thursday Evening Rehearsals 5-7pm & Mondays 3-5pm)
  • October 5 - NMMEA District VII Chorus Solo & Ensemble Festival
  • October 5 - Marching Band Saturday Rehearsal 7am-12pm - AHS Football Field
  • October 8 - Fall Choir Concert - AHS PAC *6pm
  • October 9 - Band Booster Parent Meeting #3 6:30pm-7:30pm - AHS Band Room
  • October 16-17 - NMMEA Chorus All-State Auditions @ UNM
  • October 17-18 - NMMEA Guitar All-State Auditions @ Albuquerque High School
  • October 17-18 - NMMEA Orchestra All-State Auditions @ Albuquerque Youth Symphony Building
  • October 17 - Football vs. Rio Grande @ Milne 7pm* (Marching Band will perform Pre-Game)
  • October 18 - Marching Band Friday Evening Rehearsal 4-7pm - AHS Football Field
  • October 19 - UNM’s Zia Marching Fiesta (Marching Band Competition) - UNM Lobo Stadium All Day
  • October 26 - NM Pageant of Bands (Marching Band Competition) - Wilson Stadium All Day

November 2019

  • November 2-3 - NMSU Tournament of Bands (Marching Band Competition) - Las Cruces, NM @ NMSU
  • November 6 & 7 - NMMEA All-State Wind & Percussion & Jazz Auditions @ Albuquerque Youth Symphony Building 7am-5pm
  • November 7 & 8 - NMMEA District VII Honor Orchestra
  • November 13 - Band Booster Parent Meeting #4 6:30-7:30pm - AHS Band Room
  • November 19 - Uptown Jazz Concert featuring Albuquerque High, Highland High, Eldorado High, & Manzano High School Jazz Bands @ Highland High School
  • November 22-24 - NMMEA District VII Honor Band @ Cibola High School

December 2019

  • December 7 - Twinkle Light Parade
  • December 12 - Band, Chorus, Orchestra Full Prism Concert DRESS REHEARSAL 3pm-7pm @ First Presbyterian Church
  • December 13 - PRISM CONCERT (Band/Chorus/Orchestra Collaborative Concert) *6pm @ First Presbyterian Church

January 2020

  • January 8-11 - NMMEA All-State Music Festival and Conference @ UNM
  • January 24-26 - NMMEA Jazz All-State Festival & Conference @ NMSU

February 2020

  • February 1 - NMMEA District VII Band Solo & Ensemble @ Rio Grande High School
  • February 11 - Orchestra Concert @ AHS PAC *6pm
  • February 12 - Band Booster Parent Meeting #5 6:30-7:30pm - AHS Band Room
  • February 20-22 - Albuquerque Jazz Festival @ Eldorado High School
  • February 28-29 - NMMEA District VII Orchestra MPAF @ Eldorado High School

March 2020

  • March 11-15 Music Department Bi-annual Spring Trip - NYC
  • March 20-22 NMMEA District VII Chorus Music Performance Assessment Festival (MPAF)
  • March 24-26 NMMEA District VII Band Music Performance Assessment Festival (MPAF) @ Atrisco Heritage Academy

April 2020

  • April 8 - Band Booster Parent Meeting #6 6:30-7:30pm - AHS Band Room
  • April 17-18 - NMAA State Band Contest @ V. Sue Cleveland High School PAC
  • April 18 - NMMEA District VII Guitar Solo & Ensemble @ Albuquerque High School
  • April 18 - NMMEA District VII Orchestra Solo & Ensemble
  • April 23-25 - AHS Spring Musical "Sweeney Todd" AHS PAC 7pm nightly
    • Dinner/Theatre Saturday, April 25th 5:30pm
  • April 24-25 - NMAA State Choir Contest @ V. Sue Cleveland High School PAC
  • April 30 - AHS Spring Musical "Sweeney Todd" AHS PAC 7pm

May 2020

  • May 1-2 - AHS Spring Musical "Sweeney Todd" AHS PAC 7pm nightly
  • May 4 - Senior Academic Letter Ceremony *6pm AHS PAC
  • May 5 - Orchestra End of Year Concert *6pm AHS Commons
  • May 6 - Spring Choir Concert *6pm AHS PAC
  • May 6 - Band End of Year Concert *7:15pm AHS PAC
  • May 7 - AHS Bilingual Seal Ceremony *6pm AHS PAC
  • May 9 - Band End of Year Awards Picnic @ Altura Park 11am-2pm

*event start & end time (not student report time/call time)

End of Year Slideshow/Photos Here -

https://photos.app.goo.gl/yZvM5wg6pgUqeDDJ9