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11/16- Honor Band Auditions
Good Luck to all students auditioning for All Southern Honor Band over the next two weekends!!!
11/26- Winter Concert Information
Our winter concerts are quickly approaching. Students should all have their concert clothes taken care of by now. See the Band Handbook for info about this or email Ms. W if you have questions.
6th & 8th Grade Band: Tuesday, 12/11 at 7pm in the MPR
7th Grade & Wind Ensemble: Thursday, 12/13 at 7pm in the MPR
All concerts are free to the public!
11/25- Winter Raffle
Our winter raffle is in full swing. Each student is selling 10 tickets for $5 each. Prize winners will be announced at both concerts in December.
3rd Prize: Airpods
2nd Prize: 2 Hopper Passes to Disney
1st Prize: $1,000
Make sure to buy some tickets at a chance to win!
9/2- Wind Ensemble 2019 Trip
The Wind Ensemble has been invited to perform at an international festival at the John F. Kennedy Center in Washington DC. Dates will be 4/18-4/22. More details to come out soon.
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The Benefits of Music Lessons
Click on the link to read an interesting article about the effects music lessons have on a child. Music lessons effect a child's ability in math, reading, verbal skills, listening, learning of different languages, creativity, memory and much more. Music Lessons
No wonder students taking lessons excel in so many different areas on our campus!!
The Brain Activity When You Play An Instrument
Watch a TedTalks Video explain what happens to your brain when you play a musical instrument. All areas of the brain are activated. Enjoy! Brain Benefits to Playing an Instrument
As Our 8th Graders Think About Their Future
Read about the boy who recently was accepted into all 8 Ivy League Colleges. Interestingly enough, the major factor was music... yep, music! And he plans on being a doctor. Click the link to read more about it: College Essay
Ever wonder what goes on at 7:00am in the band room?
Watch the time lapse video of a Wind Ensemble rehearsal.
Help us reach our fundraising goal for the year by donating. Every dollar goes towards our band students and program.
Read about it on our Donating Page.
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