Busy Schedule Upcoming!

Dear HC Band Family, I hope everyone had a restful and relaxing spring break!  Welcome back!  We are entering the last 6 weeks of the school year and have a busy slate of events!

Please make note of the upcoming schedule to be sure everyone is prepared!

Mon. (today) 4/10: Wind Ensemble Rehearsal 4-6 PM
Last day for Wind Ensemble students to submit past due playing tests and/or written assignments.

Tues. 4/11: LAST after school Concert Band Rehearsal before assessment 4-6 PM

Wed. 4/12: Steel Band GOLD Rehearsal 3:45-6 PM
KMEA Assessment Preview Concert with concert band, symphonic band, and wind ensemble! I will not release a paper itinerary…please note the below info.
CALL TIME is 6:00 PM in full tuxedos, black concert dresses, black socks, black shoes, etc.
Wind Ensemble warm up 6:30 PM on stage.
Symphonic Band warm up 6:45 PM on stage.
Concert Band warm up 7:00 PM on stage.
Concert begins at 7:30 PM in the theater!  NOTE later concert start time.  The concert should be over around 8:30-8:45 PM.

Thurs. 4/13: Symphonic Band Rehearsal 4-6 PM

Fri. 4/14: 1st Drum Major Training 4:00-5:30 PM

Sat. 4/15: Solo and Ensemble Recitals in HC Theater….begins at 9:00 AM and ends around 3:00 PM.  Full schedule will be sent out tomorrow!

Mon. 4/17: Band Council Mtg 3:30 PM
Wind Ensemble Rehearsal 4-6 PM
Band Parent Mtg 7:00 PM in the band room

Tues. 4/18: HC Band Area Concert in the Gym
Featuring 5th grade combined bands, Morton Middle, EJ Hayes Middle, Jazz Ensemble, 3rd Period ADV Percussion, Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble
Itinerary to be released soon!

Wed. 4/19: Steel Band BLUE Rehearsal 3:45-6 PM
Drum Major Training 4-5:30 PM

Thurs. 4/20: Symphonic Band Rehearsal 4-6 PM

Fri. 4/21: Leadership Applications are DUE
KMEA District Concert Band Assessment at Scott County HS….call time 3:30 PM.  The buses will leave for Scott Co. HS after school and will return approximately 10:30 PM.  Full tuxedo, black dress concert attire is required.  We will feed the students after school.
Itinerary to be released by the end of the week!

Sun. 4/23: Wind Ensemble performs with UK Wind Symphony at Singletary Center for the Arts.  Call time is 2:00 PM at Singletary Center in concert attire.

Please come out to support all of the band students in performance over the next few weeks!  We have some exciting programs ahead!  Sincerely, Bill Kite Director of Bands Henry Clay High School