Band Banquet May 6th

For All Band Members
(Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Steel Band, Jazz Band, Marching Band)
2017 Band Banquet Invitation

+ Saturday May 6th, 2017 – 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm @ Desert Vista Cafeteria
        Doors open at 4:45 pm
The banquet menu follows this year’s marching season theme – a picnic! (hamburgers, hot dogs, salad, chips, and watermelon)

+ Semi-formal attire is requested (no jeans please).

+ RSVP by May 1st !!!

Band Member ticket is FREE
Entrance ticket for non-band member is $20

Pre-order your 50/50 raffle tickets: 1 ticket for $5 ~~ 3 tickets for $10

MB Year End Video available on Flash Drive w/Show Logo $20

2017 Band Banquet Invitation

Parent Meeting & Booster Elections Thurs 30 March

Thursday 30 March – Band Room

6:30 – 7:00 pm Booster Elections
ALL band parents/guardians are invited and eligible to vote!

7:00 – 8:00 pm 2017-18 Wind Ensemble & Adv Percussion – trip info meeting (Spring trip, 2018)
All parents of 17-18 Wind Ensemble and Adv Percussion (1st Hour) students – please attend!

Nominees for the 2017-18 Band Booster Board are:
Carrie Schlax

Vice President
John Williams
Gary Warskow

Nominations may also be made from the floor at the meeting.

All State Band Results

All-State Band Audition RESULTS (2017)

Letter from Mr. Thye:
Congratulations to ALL students that participated in the All-State auditions this past weekend. Your musical achievement, just to be a part of All-State auditions, is outstanding and I, for one, am very proud of you ALL!! Thank you so very much for all the time and effort (and resources) you put into practice, lessons, equipment, etc. Your level of musicianship will forever have an impact on this band program. Thank you for raising the bar.

And, Congratulations to the 8 students that were selected into the 2017 Arizona All-State Band (and 3 alternates!):

Richard Zhouren, clarinet
Madi Bucci, clarinet
Caty Kim, oboe
Sarah Miceli, horn
Kip Gates, horn
Margaret Tueller, horn
Brett Corell, percussion
Michael Kang, percussion

Nick Tang, tenor sax
Carlos Tosca, tuba
Nori Matsushita, percussion

If you were selected – please confirm with Mr Thye by THIS Friday (3/10) that your are, in fact, able to participate in All-State (April 6-8, @ ASU). Thanks!