THE GERMANTOWN HIGH SCHOOL BAND
(Week of July 26, 2021)
GHS Band Parents and Students:
Congratulations on a FANTASTIC 2021 Band Camp. We were so excited to see the band return to the marching field this year with a show that we are confident the students will love to perform and our community will enjoy.
Coming Up This Week:
- Tuesday, July 27th- Rehearsal 6 to 9pm- Required
- Thursday, July 29th- Rehearsal 6 to 8pm- Required
- Thursday, July 29th- Show and Tell @ 8pm- Required
- All family and friends are invited to see the progress the band has made thus far! All are welcome!
- Saturday, July 31st- Calendar Fundraiser Ends- Leaderboard will be updated and put on the band hall TVs on Tuesday.
- Keep selling and be sure to check and compete on the leaderboard!
- We need everyone to participate as much as possible!
Next Tuesday, August 3rd- Rehearsal 6-9pm- Required & SHOE FITTING
We will also have our glove and shoe fitting on this day from 4:30 to 6pm. Shoes will need to be purchased through Burnham Enterprises. Cash only. If you miss this shoe fitting, you will need to reschedule with the company to get fitted for your shoes. Everyone must wear THIS particular shoe. More info is in your canvas page and was posted there back in April. Let Mr. Harvison know if you have any questions. Thank you.
ALL REHEARSALS ARE REQUIRED!
Monday, August 9th-
Germantown Band Boosters Quarterly Meeting (7pm) @ GHS Band Hall.
Please join us for our first in-person band booster meeting in over a year. We will discuss important information and business concerning the booster organization. If you are parent of an HS band member- you are already a band booster! We look forward to seeing everyone on August 9th!
The students worked very hard this week and we are immensly proud of them. However, our parents and boosters helped so much to make this band camp a success as well. I would like to thank them for their hard work! This camp would not have been a success without you!
Kelli and Ken Colley
Prop Crew (camp edition):
Jennifer and Matt Brunetz
Jennifer and Sam Buc
Kim and Scott Reid
David and Genneysa Case
Special Thanks to St. Matthews UMC for donating Gatorades after Tuesdays Camp!
Special Thanks to Alumni Emily Steckler and Ronnie McDonald for bringing Gatorades and Popsicles to rehearsal on Thursday!
A VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU TO:
Mr. Sam Buc for constantly taking care of our field for us. The drill hill is so important to the success of our marching band and he has taken the health and upkeep of the drill hill to a new level for us this year. We are so thankful for all you do keep the drill hill looking amazing!
And as always, thank you to our Germantown Band Booster Officers:
Jennifer Brunetz, President
Kim Reid, Vice President
Veronica Boyd-Jones, Secretary
Jennifer Buc, Treasurer
For all you do on an every day basis for our students and staff.
Thank you to our fantastic directors and staff:
Ethan Marcus, Color Guard
Emily Breedlove, Percussion
And all of the wonderful camp staff and techs that helped make camp a success!
Lastly, thank you to all 2021-2022 Band students and parents for choosing to do band and committing to this year. We are so excited to see the accomplishments on the field this year. There is enormous potential in this group- so please, come to every rehearsal, be prepared, be on time every time and this will certainly be a LEGENDARY year!
Can't wait to see you this week!
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