Band Weekly Update

Good afternoon and Happy Labor Day Weekend,

The band did a phenomenal job on Friday – at the pep rally, throughout the school day, FB game and halftime! We are VERY proud of their efforts this week leading up to our first game of the season.

  • Monday: (Labor Day) OFF! Enjoy the holiday
  • Tuesday: 6:15am Student Leadership meeting (Orchestra Room)
  • Tuesday-Friday: Morning rehearsals
  • Tuesday in classes: Fundamental Pass-off DUE. This can also be recorded over the long weekend if you prefer!
  • Friday: first round of Region recordings are DUE. These will be submitted through Google Classroom connected to each student’s band class. There are many ways to record/submit (Chromebook/Phone/Home computer). Use a metronome at whatever tempo you are currently practicing
  • Saturday: Game Day at the Cotton Bowl

Saturday Schedule: Eat something and drink water before arriving!

  • 6:45-7:30am – Marching rehearsal in the stadium. Arrive BY 6:30am just like a typical school day.
  • 7:30-8:15am – Food served in the H-building Cafeteria
  • 8:15am – Call time with EVERYTHING needed for the game (small instruments in cases, water bottle, flip folder). Dress will be the SAME as last week’s game – sunglasses/sunblock are encouraged!
  • 8:30am – Depart for Cotton Bowl
  • 9:00am – Arrive and unload
  • 9:30am – Enter the stands
  • 10:00am- Kickoff!
  • 12:30pm – Load and leave
  • 1:00pm – Arrive at LH

We hope you’ll come see us!

Have a great rest of your weekend,

Mr. Chavis