GERMANTOWN HIGH SCHOOL BAND
2013 Class 5A State Champions
Week of 2/8/16
CHILI FEST IS TUESDAY!
EVERYONE COME OUT AND HAVE A GREAT TIME!
Congrats to GHS Band Students who were selected and participated in the All-South Honor Band Weekend at The University of Southern Mississippi this weekend.
Anna Paige C.- Flute
Emery E.- Percussion
Claire E.- Tenor Sax
Emily H.- Percussion
Hayley J.- Clarinet
Madeleine C.- Horn
David U.- Trombone
The All-South Honor Band combines auditioning students from Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, Florida and Tennessee and is a very competitive audition process.
We are very proud of these students for working hard and auditioning for such a prestigious honor band.
Sectionals this week:
Please read carefully! Because of Dr. Tychinski's rehearsal with us on Thursday some of the sectionals had to change this week.
Please be flexible.
Monday- Feb. 8th- Horns- 7:00 am to 8am
Monday- Feb. 8th- Clarinets- 4 to 5pm
Monday- Feb. 8th- Woodwind Trio Chamber Groups 5 to 6pm
Tuesday- Feb. 9th- Low Brass Choir Chamber Group- 7 to 8 AM
Tuesday- Feb. 9th- Trumpets- 4 to 5:00 pm
Tuesday- Feb. 9th- Trombones/Euphoniums- 5:15 to 6:30 pm
Wednesday- Feb. 10th- Brass 4tet/5tet Chamber Group- 7 to 8 AM
Thursday- Feb. 11th- Flutes- 7 to 8am.
Thursday: Full band 3:45 to 5:15PM
Friday- Feb. 12th- Tubas, Low Reeds and String Bass: 7 to 8AM
AFTER SCHOOL FULL BAND THIS WEEK:
Thursday, Feb. 11th- 3:45 to 5:15 pm
WITH SPECIAL GUEST Dr. Bruce Tychinski
Low Brass Masterclass following immediately after 5:30 to 7:00.
CHAMBER MUSIC GROUPS:
-Symphonic Sax Ensemble
-Symphonic Low Brass Choir
-Woodwind Trio 1 & 2
-Symphonic Woodwind Quartet
-Symphonic Brass Quintet/Septet
Just a reminder about your performance on Feb. 20th.
11:00 AM- 2:00 PM
St. James Episcopal Church
(Performance time will be around 1:00 pm)
Here's a link to the organization with whom we will be collaborating.
Admission is free.
All parents, family and friends are invited!
Up-Coming Events for February 2016
- Feb. 11th- Masterclass with Dr. Bruce Tychinski (All low brass students are required to attend) 5:30 to 7:00
- Feb. 20th- Mississippi Chambre Music Guild Performance for chamber groups.
PARENTS- STAY IN THE KNOW AND GET REMINDERS AND ALERTS
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