Band Bulletin #29: 4/21-4/27

It’s hard to believe that there are only two weeks left in concert season! We hope you are al planning to join us for our Spring Concert next Thursday, May 2nd at 7:00pm in the BBHHS Auditorium. The concert will feature all 4 concert bands as well as the Jazz Ensemble. Final details will be included in next week’s bulletin.

As we begin to wind down the year, there are several important events and deadlines approaching. The James Roytz Award and David Keen Scholarship essays are due to Mr. Rex by 11:59pm on Wednesday, April 24th. Please review additional upcoming dates/deadlines below. Feel free to contact Mr. Rex with any questions!

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FLAGLINE & DRUMLINE AUDITIONS

Flagline and Drumline clinics and auditions for the 2019 season will begin the weeks after our Spring Concert. 2019-2020 Flagline information is available HERE. Returning Flagline members: Please help us spread the word and recruit new members! 2019-2020 Drumline information is available HERE.

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COMMENCEMENT BAND

As is tradition, all members of the 2019-2020 Wind Ensemble will serve as the Commencement Band on Saturday, May 25th. Rehearsals will occur during 6th period on days TBD following the Spring Concert. Any conflicts with Commencement Band should be communicated to Mr. Rex BEFORE the Spring Concert.

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2019-2020 STUDENT LEADERSHIP

Students interested in appointed Student Leadership positions for the 2019-2020 school year need to fill out the Student Leadership Application by Friday, May 17th. These leadership positions include: Drum Major, Section Leader, Squad Leader, Librarian, and Equipment Manager. A separate process will be used to determine our elected positions(President, Vice President, etc.). Please look over the application ahead of time, because there are some revisions to the selection/application process. Please contact Mr. Rex with any questions.

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UPCOMING DATES

Wind Ensemble Evening Rehearsal with Dr. Leyva from KSU: Wednesday, April 24th – 6:00pm-8:30pm

Spring Band Concert: Thursday, May 2nd – 7:00pm @ BBHHS

CYWS Concerts @ BBHHS: Sunday, May 5th

Wind Ensemble/Kent State Partnership Concert: Friday, May 3rd – 7:00pm @ KSU

Band Banquet: Monday, May 13th – 7:00pm @ BBHHS

Student Leadership Applications DUE: Friday, May 17th by 11:59pm