Upcoming Schedule!

Dear Band Family, I hope all are well!  As you all are aware, this is a BUSY time of year in all areas and on top of it, we still have a great deal of work to complete as a band program.

Please see the below upcoming schedule.  We need each family and student to remain committed until we finish on June 2nd.

SCHEDULE  Tues. (today) 5/8 Color Guard Training 5-7:30 PM

Wed. 5/9 Steel Band GOLD 3:45-6 PM

Thurs. 5/10 1st spring Percussion Training for MB 5-8 PM in the band room…for anyone interested in being in the drumline or pit for 2018 HCMB!

Fri. 5/11 KMEA State Jazz Assessment at HC

Sat. 5/12 KMEA State Jazz Assessment at HC
HC Jazz Ensemble warms up at 8:00 AM, performs on stage at 8:30 AM, clinic at 9:00 AM
HC Lab Band warms up at 8:30 AM, performs on stage at 9:00 AM, clinic at 9:30 AM

Bingo help needed for THIS Saturday.  Please consider helping out our Bingo program over the next 3 Saturdays in May…there was gap in communicating sign up so we are trying to fill each session right now.  Bingo Teams begin in June and are already organized on the calendar.

Mon. 5/14 Band Council Meeting 3:30 PM...current and NEW band councils meet together to begin the transition into next year!
Band Parent Meeting 7:00 PM in the band room. We will invite any and all new families wishing to help the program and will continue discussion for planning next school year.

Tues. 5/15 Combined Band Rehearsal (All wind ensemble, symphonic band, concert band students, and percussionists) 4-6 PM

Wed. 5/16 Steel Bands BLUE and GOLD Rehearsal (LAST rehearsal of the year) 3:45-6 PM
Color Guard Training 5-7:30 PM...fit new members for uniform

Thurs. 5/17 Spring Percussion Training 5-8 PM

Fri. 5/18 Pops Concert…itinerary to be released soon

Sat. 5/19 Color Guard Training 9 AM-12 PM
Fitting members for uniforms. All measurements and DEPOSITS are DUE so we can order uniforms!

Mon. 5/21 Band Banquet in the cafeteria 6:00 PM...sign up in the band room on the instrument room door…sign up by May 14th!

Thanks to all for a great year!  Looking forward to an exciting final month!  Sincerely,  Bill Kite  Director of Bands  Henry Clay High School