August is the beginning of our busy band season, so I thought I would give everyone some important details and reminders. Band camp begins next week, and everybody will need to be there — including woodwinds, brasses, drumline, front ensemble, colorguard, majorettes, dance team, honor guard and managers. If you have not turned in your medical forms, […]
If you look at the band calendar, it’s hard to find a time this week where the students DON’T have band! You should all make sure you have the latest copy of the band calendar because dates/times may have changed since the last time you looked. There are new printable calendars there today as well. We […]
The following is a comprehensive listing of all Disney restaurants that accept the food vouchers we will be using on our trip. Please note the amount of cash that will be distributed on each day. You can use the cash for your breakfast or toward a Table Service meal – ask Mrs. West for information on […]
I have gotten a lot of questions about the upcoming Disney trip and the new “My Disney Experience” website. I thought I would take some time and try to offer some helpful advice — Mrs. West —————————————————— Q: How does the FastPass thingie work? What’s a Magic Band? Why so much technology??? A: FastPass+ is part […]
If you have never been to a band festival, you should definitely go to at least one this fall! The Hempfield band festival is this Saturday, and it is always a great time! The tentative schedule of performance is as follows: 7:00 – Hempfield 8th grade/Alumni 7:15 – Serra Catholic 7:30 – Jeannette 7:45 – […]
Mini camp starts this week, so here are some helpful reminders for the events that will take place before the school year starts! Every member of the marching band will need to attend mini camp and band camp. This includes wind players, drumline, band front and managers. If a student has NEVER been in the […]
C. Ankney, M. Buffone, S. Davis, M. Dreistadt, S. Hauer, H. Pedder, C. Price, G. Reed, K. Reed, C. Straka, L. Strohecker, S. Vogel, K. Werts Captains: H. Pedder and M. Dreistadt Congratulations!
Commanding Officer: J. Franzino Senior Officer: T. Campbell Junior Officer: D. Kolbosky Band Front Officer: M. Stouffer Drumline Captain: T. Lowden Drum Majors: B. Bianco and A. Petro Section Leaders/Captains Flutes: J. Franzino and E. Farlow Clarinets: K. Sabatine and D. Kolbosky Middle Winds: M. Driscoll and G. Tarris Trumpets: L. Pacek and K. Fencil […]
The majorettes for the 2015-16 season will be: A. Blend, S. Brady, A. Coffen, P. Jozefowicz, S. Kaufman, E. Kelly, M. Stouffer, A. Venturini. Our captain is M. Stouffer. Congratulations, ladies!
The festival this weekend is traditionally our biggest one of the year – the Thomas Jefferson band festival. It’s a big deal to the band because we get to see a lot of bands that are out of the county and out of our football conference. The students always have a great time, and if […]