Monday, April 15, 2013

Great Contest Results!

Congratulations to everyone on your great performances at the IHSA Band Contest last Saturday!

Wind Symphony - Division I Rating
Wind Ensemble - Division I Rating
Jazz Band I  - Division I Rating

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

IHSA Band Contest Info for April 13th

Below is the schedule for the IHSA Organizational Band Contest at LaSalle-Peru High School on Saturday, April 13th:

 7:30 am - Report time
 8:00 am - Busses leave MCHS
 9:30 am - Wind Symphony warm-up
10:00 am - Wind Symphony Performance time!
12:15 pm - Wind Ensemble warm-up
12:45 pm - Wind Ensemble Performance time!
1:15 pm - Jazz Band warm-up
1:45 pm - Jazz Band Performance time!
2:30 pm - Busses leave La-Salle Peru HS
3:30 pm - Approx. arrival at MCHS

(note: only Wind Symphony, Wind Ensemble, Jazz I will be attending contest)

Attire is the same as for our concerts:
  • Black dress clothes from the waist down, black or white dress clothes from the waist up.
  • Skirts MUST be at least knee length.
  • Tops may not be spaghetti strap or strapless, unless you are wearing something over it.
  • NO jeans or athletic shoes (even if they are black).

You will have points deducted from your grade for this performance if your attire does not meet expectations! Please see Mr. Anderson or Ms. Wych with any questions regarding appropriate attire.

Parent permission slips will be issued to students in class and will need to be returned to Mr. Anderson
by Wednesday, April 10th.

If you intend on taking home your student after the performance, you must fill out an "Activity Release Form" and return to the activities office by Thursday, April 11th. This form will be available in the band room or Mr. Anderson