Spring Trip: Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
A meeting for parents will be held in the AHS band room on Thursday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m. to provide details of the AHS Band Spring trip. The trip will be to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, for the Fiesta-val band festival and will take place on April 16-18, 2015. It is a concert band adjudicated performance. All band students are invited to participate.
Participation in the trip will be limited by instrumentation balance and bus seats, so early sign up is encouraged! If your child is interested please follow the link below to the Google form and submit it no later than Monday, January 12, 2015. Students, do not fill out the form without talking to your parents!
Details as to itinerary and cost will be provided at the meeting but the estimated cost will be less than $500 per student.
The auditions for wind players and percussionists will take place from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. on Monday, February 9th.
Pit Orchestra – In the Heights
Our students have the opportunity to participate in the AHS Theatre Company's spring production of In the Heights. Rehearsals will be after jazz ensemble rehearsals on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 3:30 – 5pm. The needed instruments are: Piccolo/Flute, Clarinet, Soprano/Alto/Tenor/Bari. Sax, Trumpet, Trombone, Piano/Keyboard, Guitar, Bass, Percussion.
On the Horizon
Tri-M is a music honor society
Tri-M is a music honor society under the sponsorship and supervision of The National Association for Music Education (NAfME). The purpose of this organization is to inspire music participation, create enthusiasm for scholarship, stimulate a desire to render service, and promote leadership in the music students of secondary schools.