Dear Band Students and Band Parents,
On Wednesday, March 20th, both symphonic bands and the jazz band will be performing at the Region V Large Group Contest right here in Mitchell at our PAC. Below are the details for the students. Students - please remember to put your instruments after the concert on Tuesday night in the jazz band rehearsal room!
Parents - you are welcome to attend any of these performances (they are free and open to the public):
CONCERT BAND (9th and 10th graders)
7:45AM - Report to the jazz band room and drop off cases, jackets, etc.
7:55AM - Meet on stage to warmup
8:25AM - CONCERT BAND PERFORMANCE IN THEATRE
8:50AM - Drop off instruments in the jazz band room and head back into auditorium to listen to bands (dont walk in while bands are performing)
9:45AM - Report back to SRB unless helping with contest
1:45PM - Report to jazz band room and drop off instrument cases
2:10PM - Warmup in jazz band room
2:40PM - PERFORMANCE IN BAND ROOM (CENTER #2)
3:05PM - Drop off instruments in jazz band room (done for the day unless you perform with wind ensemble)
WIND ENSEMBLE (11th and 12th graders)
3:15PM - Grab instruments from jazz band rehearsal room and leave cases there.
3:25PM - Warmup in black box theatre
3:55PM - PERFORMANCE IN THEATRE
If anyone has questions, please dont hesitate to reach out!
MHS Jazzers and Parents,
On Thursday, April 4th, the high school and middle school jazz bands will be traveling to the “Optimist Jazz Festival” in Brookings, SD on the campus of SDSU. The event will be held at Performing Arts Center. If you need directions to this location….please follow this link: https://goo.gl/maps/2ezYyyasEJ12
The itinerary is below:
4.4.19 JAZZ FESTIVAL ITINERARY
7:15AM LOAD BUS
7:30AM DEPART FOR BROOKINGS
9:30AM ARRIVE IN BROOKINGS AND UNLOAD
10:30AM HIGH SCHOOL WARMUP
11:00AM HIGH SCHOOL PERFORMANCE TIME
12:00PM EAT LUNCH SOMEWHERE (Bring money for lunch)
1:00PM COME BACK TO SDSU
1:30PM MIDDLE SCHOOL WARMUP
2:00PM MIDDLE SCHOOL PERFORMANCE
2:30PM LOAD BUS AND DEPART FOR MITCHELL
4:30PM APPROXIMATE ARRIVAL IN MITCHELL
If anyone has any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Director of Bands