LHABC General & Board Meeting

The final LHABC meeting for the 2016 -2017 school year is Tuesday, May 23rd. Board:  6:00 PM Choir room General 7:00 PM Band hall There are several important items up for vote during this meeting: 2017 – 2018 Board members Bylaws and Policy and Procedure updates (Click here for more information). 2017 – 2018 Budget In addition updates regarding summer activities include DCI will be covered. Please … Continue reading LHABC General & Board Meeting

Weekly Update: May 8

I want to thank the LHHS Band Boosters for hosting a most memorable retirement reception for me on Friday evening!  I was touched by how many of you showed up and for the very generous going away present!  I will remember it always! We made it through the first week of May…four more…we can do this!! CALENDAR May 8:  Woodwind auditions for band placement (2017-2018) … Continue reading Weekly Update: May 8

DCI Booster Planning Meeting

The first meeting for Drum Corps International (DCI) will be Tuesday May 2nd at 7pm in the choir room. There will be several topics discussed. Lead positions will be filled for: Concessions Parking Ushers VIP Box Office Volunteer Check In Treasurer Volunteer Room Some of these positions have been filled, but I would like all who are interested to attend this meeting.  Each position deserves a … Continue reading DCI Booster Planning Meeting

Weekly Update: April 30

Now that UIL and the band trip are over, we look forward to another busy month!!  May brings auditions, concerts, awards ceremonies, exams and finally…graduation!!  Please follow the calendar below carefully as we wouldn’t want you to miss out on any of the fun!! CALENDAR May 1:  Wind Ensemble rehearsals begin at 9:00 AM all week. May 2: DCI Booster Planning Meeting 7:00 PM (Choir … Continue reading Weekly Update: April 30

UIL and South Coast Music Festival Results

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

Weekly Update: April 24th

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

Retirement Party for Mr. A.

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.