Concert Week

Good afternoon, It’s a busy but festive week ahead of us! Monday: Phase 2 auditions are TOMORROW afternoon at Berkner HS. Sign-in begins at 5pm! You will be excused from 7th period so that you have time to get something to eat and be at Berkner ready to warm-up before 5pm. NO Jazz Ensemble this week! All directors will be gone for Phase 2 auditions … Continue reading Concert Week

Weekly band update

Good evening, I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving break!  Please check your student’s objective sheet as many pass-offs occurred in the week prior to the break and this coming week. Jazz Ensemble (Jazz 2) meets Monday afternoon and Thursday morning Mr. Klett will be with the bands on Wednesday during classes Musical rehearsals Tuesday/Thursday morning before school Thursday: Full Orchestra w/Berkner & LH strings … Continue reading Weekly band update

LH Band Weekly Update

Congratulations to our Senior class! We appreciate ALL that you have done for the LH band program over the past 4 years. Thanks to our Senior Moms who worked so hard to recognize our kids last week! Jazz Ensemble (Jazz Two) has transitioned to 2 rehearsals a week: Mondays after school and Wednesdays before school Percussion continues to rehearse this week 6:45-8:15am to prepare for … Continue reading LH Band Weekly Update

Area This Week

Good afternoon and happy AREA week! We won’t have the official Area performance schedule until tomorrow afternoon, but below is a TENTATIVE timeline for Saturday: 6:00am – Rehearsal at LH 6:45am – Snack/Breakfast in H-bldg Cafeteria 7:30am – Dressed ready to load Warmup and Performance should happen between 9:30 & 11am in Mesquite. Lunch served after and then watch bands for the afternoon. Finals announcement … Continue reading Area This Week

Happy UIL week!

Thank you all for your understanding last Friday as we (AGAIN) dealt with frustrating weather. There’s plenty of chances to get wet again this week as we look ahead on the forecast. So far this season we’ve had highly unpredictable weather – clear radar means rain, rainy radar means rain…we will just always plan for rain and be pleasantly surprised if it doesn’t! Please make … Continue reading Happy UIL week!

LHABC Update, 10/11/18

Happy October, Band Families! We have a busy weekend ahead, which is pretty typical for October (you might hear the older band families using the term “Bandtober”), but your kids are SO well-equipped for everything they have on their schedules right now! That’s one of the many great things about band- your kids will learn time management skills, resilience, and how to work well with … Continue reading LHABC Update, 10/11/18

Band Weekly Update

The band did a phenomenal job handling all of the things thrown at them this past week. We made it to the 6 week progress report, through Homecoming, VR and our first contest of the season! Despite some frustrating weather, our Wildcat Band put on an extremely solid performance at Midlothian on Saturday. We placed 5th in the Prelims round of the competition – great … Continue reading Band Weekly Update