Bancroft Band

WINTER INFORMANCE DAY!!

Red Book (8:10) Assignments

For December 11-

Page 12, Concentrate on Jingle Bells

For December 18 -

Page 13 and 14 - excercises #45 through #55

12/11 - Winter Informance is next!

We will be playing:

p. 9, #26 - Good King Wenceslas

p. 10 #32 - Jolly Old St. Nicholas

p. 12 - "Jingle Bells"

Blue Book (7:30) Assignments

For December 11- Get ready for INFORMANCE!

For December 18 - Page 8, exercises #30 through 35

12/11 - Winter Informance is next!

We will be playing from Book 1 (red):

p. 9, #26 - Good King Wenceslas

p. 10 #32 - Jolly Old St. Nicholas

p. 12 - "Jingle Bells"

Calendar - 2018-2019

Band Class - Blue Book (second year), Tuesdays, 7:30-8:10 AM, Red Book (first year), Tuesdays, 8:10-8:50 AM

Band Events:

  • Tuesday, December 11, "Winter Informance" - 8:00-8:40AM - Music Room, Bancroft Elementary School
    • Family and friends are invited to a demonstration of our band class, to get an idea of how things are progressing, and how we spend out time in before school band. There is no special dress for this event; just typical school clothes.
  • Wednesday, March 27, "Andover Schools All-Bands Night" - 7:00 - 9:00PM - Collins Center, Andover HS
    • Concert, Jazz, and Marching Bands from the Andover Public Schools will perform in this "vertical" concert. This will be the beginning band kids' first concert, as they join the members of all five elementary school bands to make one big wonderful band. They will then be treated to a performance from the middle and high school bands that lie ahead of them in the future. Always an exciting and joyous evening. Students will need to report to the Collins Center for a pre-concert dress run-through starting at 5:45pm. Students should wear "concert black" outfits.
  • Tuesday, May 28, "Bancroft Spring Concert" - 7:00 - 8:15PM - Cafeteria, Bancroft Elementary School
    • The band will share a concert with the Orchestra Orff Ensemble to round out a great year! Concert black is the dress for this event.