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
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!
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
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
Congratulations to our LH Drumline on their 3rd Place performance at the Plano Drumline Contest! They also earned “Best Snares” and “Best Front Ensemble” on Saturday. Our Jazz Band students also made a great showing at Jazz Region last week. The following students earned spots in the 2018 Region III All-Region Jazz Bands: Trent Fantini (also qualified for Area and will audition for State!), Leanne … Continue reading LHABC Update, 9/24/18
Good afternoon, Below is what is going on the next two weeks – we are excited about our first competition coming soon! Morning rehearsals Monday-Friday 6:45-8:15am Wednesday – school dismisses EARLY at 2:10pm – do homework J JAZZ – All-Region Auditions begin promptly at 7pm on Wednesday at North Mesquite High School. You are encouraged to carpool. No game this week – Enjoy the weekend … Continue reading Weekly Update – 9.17
Good afternoon everyone, Thank you for your support through a challenging day in the rain. The band handled everything really well. A BIG thanks to our awesome volunteers: meals, chaperones, pit pops and more! We have a big week coming up! Monday Morning rehearsal/classes – Clinic with Mr. Morrison! We are very excited to have him with us. You can learn more about him … Continue reading Weekly Update