GRAYHOUND BANDS

ANNOUNCEMENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, October 18

Interested in Silver Cord? Civic Music is looking for 8-10 BHS Music Students to serve as ushers for their events. Please see me ASAP if interested. The next event is November 8th. This is a win-win opportunity.

The Music Boosters will once again be hanging the downtown decorations. The Boosters will be hanging the decorations on Sunday, October 28th. Parents and students should meet at the Perkins Park shelter at 7:30 AM to load the wreaths. Once loaded the will head downtown to hang them. Please consider helping. This is a good fundraiser for the Music Boosters and will go much quicker with many hands. Students will earn Silver Cord for helping.

The Music Boosters need a trailer or several pickup trucks to haul the wreaths. If you have a step ladder please bring it. 10 - 12 ft work well for hanging the wreaths, and 8ft ladders work well for the bows.

Friday, October 12

Call time tomorrow is now 10:30 AM with a performance around 11. Seniors - I still need your senior night forms.

Tuesday, October 9

It is time for Concert and Symphonic Band Auditions. All materials can be found in the Marching Band Google Classroom. All students must join the class using this code b0vwd. All auditions must be submitted to the google classroom or done in person. Don't wait until the last minute.

Seniors - I need your senior forms ASAP.

Monday, October 8

Great rehearsal today. I feel much better about us than I did on Friday evening (hopefully you do too). I hope to finish the second song tomorrow. Don't forget...this Saturday we are performing at the Port of Burlington. Call time is 9:30 AM and we perform from 10:00-10:15ish. We will not be wearing uniforms as I don't believe there will be any room for our trailer. Please wear something purple or gray.

Thursday, October 4

Call time for Friday night is 6:30 PM. We will be performing our Phantom of the Opera Show for the first time. We will only march the opener...just didn't have time to learn any more in four days.

The next Civic Music Student Concert is Thursday, October 11. The concert will feature Farewell Angelina an all-female country group from Nashville. If you would like to attend please sign up on my office window.

The Music Boosters are looking for any parents who may have a trailer to help with the hanging of the downtown holiday decorations. If you have one please contact the Music Boosters.

The Marching Band is still performing at the Alzheimer's Walk on Saturday, October 13th. Call time is 9:30 am. Students will need to wear blue jeans and a grayhound hoodie, sweatshirt, etc. We are not wearing uniforms.


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