It is with great pleasure and excitement that I get to announce that we have hired our new Assistant Marching Band Director for the 2020-2021 school year! This individual has helped our band program over the years by serving as a woodwind tech and volunteer with the marching band in 2018, teaching private lessons, and … More *Assistant Marching Band Director*
Just had the privilege of watching a wonderful webinar with Matt Harloff. Matt is one of the band directors at Avon High School and the Brass Head Caption with Carolina Crown. Here are some notes from the webinar. Next Friday will be a session that involves playing! Check it out at 3p! Thanks to Matt … More Tuning Tips with Matt Harloff
Thank you for all of your help and assistance with getting this roster set!!! Leadership Team – please continue to reach out to your sections (ALL grades). Post on social media, send texts, make calls, whatever you need to ensure accuracy in your sections. Incoming Freshman – please take a look at the list to … More Marching Band Roster (6.4.20) – EDIT 3
Please check over this roster. Be sure your name still appears, be sure that friends you have been in contact with are still on it, and notify me of any changes. Leadership Team – PLEASE check in with all members of your sections. Reach out on social media, send texts, make calls, etc. Most of … More Updated Roster – 6/2 – PLEASE CHECK!!!
Please check this roster to be sure you name is on it. I want to begin part assignments this weekend and need an accurate representation of who will be in marching band. If you notice someone in your section is missing let me know that as well. THANK YOU!!!
Seniors – grades have officially closed and you are done with high school band! Congrats to you on a wonderful HS music career! Underclassmen – keep those assignments coming in and get yourself caught up if you’re behind. Your grades are due by Wednesday! Marching band – with stuff starting to reopen, I am receiving … More End of Year Updates
The 2020 Virtual Band Banquet will be available this evening at 8p. It will remain on the YouTube Channel and on our Videos tab. Feel free to watch this during the premier or whenever is most convenient for you! Congrats on a great year!!!
Due to some concerns with the Zoom App (video/sound quality, internet connections, etc.) and newly scheduled staff meetings for next week, we will be doing our auditions differently. Auditions will be submitted to Mr. Welker by VIDEO. These videos should be setup so I can see you and your instrument. Most students just set their … More *UPDATE* Concert Band Auditions
Seniors – please fill out this application if you wish to be considered for a band scholarship. Mr. Welker awards a $500 scholarship in recognition of Ralph Herron and the Band Parents Association awards two $200 scholarships. Keep in mind that the pool for applicants is very small! 😉 Applications are due by Monday – … More Scholarship Application
This survey went out in an email to current 8th graders and was sent via Remind as well. If you deleted your email or text you can reference the link from this posting. THANK YOU!