Symphonic Band Rehearsal

The Symphonic Band is preparing for Pre-Festival and the VBODA festival coming up soon.  The Pre-festival concert will be held at the Suffolk Cultural Arts Center on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 7 p.m.    The Festival will be held at Great Bridge High School in Chesapeake on Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 12 noon.  All of the concerts are free and open to the public. 

In order to prepare for the concerts all students in 7th block advanced band are REQUIRED attend the following rehearsals:

Tuesday, February 8, 2011  from 2:30 – 5:15 p.m.

Thursday, February 10, 2011 from 2:30 – 5:15 p.m.

Thursday, February 17, 2011 from 2:30  – 5:15  p.m.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 from 2:30 – 5:15 p.m.

Thursday, Feb 24  Concert at the Suffolk Cultural Arts Center

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, March 1, 2, & 3,  2011 rehearsal from 2:30 – 5:15  p.m.

Saturday, March 5, 2011 @ 9 a.m. in the bandroom (FESTIVAL)

All rehearsals will be worth a 30% quiz grade.  All three rehearsals March 1 – 3 are worth a 40% test Grade.  The festival performance is worth 2 test grades.

All District Event

Congratulations Natalia!!!!

Natalia participated in the VBODA District IV All District Band this past weekend  Churchland High School in Portsmouth.  She was 1st chair trumpet which makes her eligible to audition for the All Virginia Band at JMU.  Congratulations Natalia!!!!!!  We are all very proud of you!  Go Warriors!