Congratulations to our Band Students and Directors on outstanding performances at UIL and at the South Coast Music Festival in Corpus Christi! Last week, Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, and Concert Band performed three pieces each for the UIL competition. Here are their results: Wind Ensemble – All 1s in Concert and Sight-reading (“Sweepstakes”) Symphonic Band– All 1s in Concert and Sight-reading (“Sweepstakes”) Concert Band – All 2s in Concert and 2-1-2 in … Continue reading UIL and South Coast Music Festival Results
A HUGE THANKS to our band, staff and chaperones for a very successful trip to Corpus Christi. All three bands played well and all three received “First Division” trophies! Now, let’s all make that final push to graduation! Wind Ensemble Rehearsals begin at 9:00 AM this week. Calendar April 26-27: Leadership 101 (continued from April 10 &11), 4:30-6:30 PM. These sessions are for those who wish to audition … Continue reading Weekly Update: April 24th
As most of you know, Mr. Alvarado is retiring this year after 31 years in teaching. To honor him and his contribution to the band profession, we are hosting a: Retirement Reception for Phil Alvarado Friday, May 5, 2017 5:00-7:00 pm Lake Highlands High School Band Hall We are also collecting donations for a gift from parents and families to be given to Mr. Alvarado … Continue reading Retirement Party for Mr. A.
I hope everyone enjoyed their long weekend! Now it’s time for UIL and spring trip! We hope you can join us at our UIL performances as the kids have been working really hard for the past two months! UIL Please note the extra UIL rehearsals added to the calendar. Details on UIL can be found here. CALENDAR April 17: Concert Band: UIL Rehearsal 4 PM … Continue reading Weekly Updates: April 17th
Don’t cook & Support the Band! Make plans to have dinner at Shady’s Burgers and Brewhaha on Tuesday, April 18th from 4PM – 10PM. Mention the LHHS Band and 10% of the proceeds come directly back to support the kids for dine in or carry out. Continue reading Eat @ Shady’s & Support the Band!
The Wildcat Band will be hosting DCI on July 24th. We have another excellent line up of Corps this year: Blue Devils – Concord, CA – (2015 & 2014 Champions) Bluecoats – Canton, OH – (2016 Champion) Boston Crusaders – Boston, MA The Cadets – Allentown, PA Carolina Crown – Ft. Mill, SC – (2013 Champion) Colts – Dubuque, IA Crossmen – San Antonio, TX Jersey Surf – … Continue reading DCI: Mark your Calendars!
Extra UIL Rehearsals Please note the extra UIL rehearsals added to the calendar. Details on UIL can be found here. Wind Ensemble Sectionals for Wind Ensemble 7-8 AM Monday, Clarinets only Tuesday, Trombones only Corpus Trip & Band Fees Corpus Trip and Band Fees: As we near the date of the trip and the end of school, please be mindful of any outstanding balances. We … Continue reading Weekly Reminders: April 10th
Shop at Amazon! Support the Band! Did you know that LHABC is registered with AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. Every item available for … Continue reading AmazonSmile
Please come out to support our kids! They have been working for MONTHS on this music and look forward to performing it for you! Performances are in the Auditorium on the south west corner of the RHS campus. Sight-Reading is located in the RHS Band Hall. You can follow the band from the Auditorium to the Band Hall after the performance to the parents area for … Continue reading UIL Concert & Sight-Reading Contest
A big “CONGRATULATIONS” to our Varsity Winterguard and their directors, Danny Martinez, Katie Navarro and Jorge Ortega for an outstanding performance in the NTCA Championships held this past Saturday. While we did not achieve the result we were hoping for, we appreciate the group’s efforts throughout the season! “Thanks” to all who came out to support our jazz bands at the “Evening of Jazz” concert … Continue reading Weekly Reminders: April 3rd