THE GERMANTOWN HIGH SCHOOL BAND
2013 MBA/MHSAA CLASS 5A State Champions
(Week of 10/27/14)
Away Game This Week
We will be taking the Volunteer Pep Band to Canton
Friday, October 31st- Away @ Canton
Schedule for Friday, October 31st:- Volunteer Pep Band will go to Canton
- After School- Rehearsal until 5:30
- 5:30- SPECIAL PRE-CHAMPIONSHIPS "SEND-OFF" Performance for Parents and Friends of the Band
- 5:50- Volunteer Pep Band Loads Bus- food provided compliments of the Band Boosters
- 6:20- Depart GHS
- 6:40- Arrive at Canton HS
- 9:30- Depart Canton (approx.)
- 9: 50 (approx.)- Arrive at GHS and Dismissal
JUST TO CLARIFY:
The full band will be rehearsing after school on Friday (10/31). We will rehearse one last time and then do a special "send-off" performance for the parents and friends of the band in preparation for State Championships on the following day. The send off performance will begin at 5:30.
T H I S W E E K E N D!
PEARL HIGH SCHOOL
Click HERE for the Schedule
- November 11th, 12th, and 13th- Symphonic and Concert Band Auditions*
- November 15th- Mississippi Lion's All-State Band 1st Round Auditions
- November 20th- Madison County Schools Honor Band Auditions @ GHS
- November 22nd- Mississippi Lion's All-State Band Final Round Auditions
- December 1st- Symphonic Band Sectionals Begin
These are the big events for the remainder of the semester.
More details concerning the Spring semester will be made available soon.
*- The symphonic/concert audition material is the same as the audition material/requirements for the Madison County Schools Honor Band; which was made available back in September.
Please see a director with any questions about this.
To the GHS Band on recieving
STATE MARCHING EVALUATION!
*NEW FOR THE REST OF THE SEASON*
FULL BAND AFTER SCHOOL REHEARSALS
Tuesday: 3:45 to 6:30
Thursday: 6 to 8
Monday Guard and Percussion sectional times will resume as usual at normal times.
UNIFORMS NEED TO BE DRY CLEANED THIS WEEK IF AT ALL POSSIBLE AND TURNED IN BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
SPECIAL THANKS TO MRS. DEES FOR TAKING THE GAUNTLETS HOME AND WASHING THEM!
Madison County Schools
All- County Honor Band
Germantown Bands---Madison Central Bands---Ridgeland Bands---Velma Jackson Bands
Auditions: November 20th at Germantown HS
Honor Band Clinic: January 15-17th at Ridgeland HS
MCSD All- County High School Honor Band Clincian:
Dr. Mohamad Schuman, Associate Director of Bands, The University of Southern Mississippi
MCSD All- County 8th Grade Honor Band Clinician:
Mrs. Susan Schuman, Oak Grove Band Program and The University of Southern Mississippi
MCSD All- County 7th Grade Honor Band Clinician:
To be announced
PLEASE SEE A DIRECTOR FOR AUDITION INFORMATION!
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CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2014 MISSISSIPPI LION'S ALL-STATE BAND MEMBERS
Dakota Brown, Tuba
Rebekah Pfau, Clarinet
Cathrine Jones, Clarinet
Matthew McInnis, Percussion
Matt Stanford, Percussion
Congratulations to Wesley Dillard!
GHS Band Alumni and Member of The Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps
2014 DCI Bronze Medalists- The Cadets