June 3rd Instrumental Music Notes

Coming Up This Week:
Monday, 6/3 - MB Percussion Auditions Day 1
Tuesday, 6/4 - WS/SB BHS Graduation
Wednesday, 6/5 - CG Rehearsal 3pm-5pm
Thursday, 6/6 - MB Percussion Auditions Day 2
Friday, 6/7 - Last Day of School!
Saturday, 6/8 - Disneyland!

Coming Up Next Week:
Monday, 6/10 - MB Hornline Rehearsal 9am-12pm
Tuesday, 6/11 - MB Hornline Rehearsal 9am-12pm, MB Drumline Rehearsal 10am-5pm, MB Front Ensemble Rehearsal 1pm-5pm
Wednesday, 6/12 - MB Hornline Rehearsal 9am-12pm
Thursday, 6/13 - MB Hornline Rehearsal 9am-12pm
Friday, 6/14 - MB Colorguard Rehearsal 10am-2pm

New This Week

DCI Show Volunteers
Sign up are open! We are in need of volunteers to work the DCI show at Lamonica Stadium on Friday, June 21st. This is another huge fundraiser for our program. Click here to sign up!

Concert Credit
Concert Credit is due Thursday! Please submit by Thursday, June 6th. More info can be found here. All Concert Credit submitted through the morning of June 3rd has been recorded in the the grade book. Let us know if something is missing.

Concert Credit Alternative Assignment
On YouTube, watch Concierto de Aranjuez by Joaquín Rodrigo performed by Pepe Romero, Guitar & the Danish National Symphony Orchestra conducted by Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.

Watch the entire video (it’s 25 minutes), do a little background research on the composer and the work, and write a one page double-spaced, typed, 12-point font (Times New Roman) summary of the performance in Google Docs. Submit your Concert Credit here and upload the paper as verification.

Color Guard Donations
Reminder! All Summer Fun donations are due by Wednesday, June 5th.

Fresno City College French Horn Camp - June 24th to June 28th
This FREE event is designed for horn players of all ages to gather, learn and improve on fundamentals, play horn ensemble pieces, receive solo coaching, and meet others in the horn community. Beginners, intermediate and advanced players are all welcome! Each player will be able to participate in small and large ensembles, as well as have a chance at performing a solo at the end of the week. Get more info and sign up by clicking here.

System Blue Summer Camps
Fine tune your Colorguard, Leadership, or Percussion skills by attending a System Blue educational event right here in Clovis! Purchase your registration through the Charms Store and receive nearly 50% regular registration price. Click here for more information on the camps (but make sure you register in the Charms Store for the discount).

Fireworks - June 27th through July 5th - 54 open volunteer spots.
We are making progress filling all of the spots…but we have a ways to go! The booth is located at the Walmart at Clovis & Herndon. All volunteers need to be 18 years or older (except for Thursday, June 27th).

Buchanan Graduation
All non-senior members of Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band plus a few select percussionists will perform at Buchanan Graduation on Tuesday, June 4th. Report time will be 6pm. More details can be found here.

Marching Band Items
Reminder! If you have yet to turn in your items that were loaned to you during fall season please do so! Items can be turned into Jenny in the band office.

Past News

Sequoia Lake Music Camp
Get a great summer music experience at the Sequoia Lake Music Camp! The dates are July 20-27, 2019. Details and registration are available at www.sequoialakemusic.com.

2019-2020 BHS Band Meeting Recap
Did you miss the meeting last week? Click here to review what was covered.

Summer Band at the Shaghoian
Open to high school, college, and community musicians, $20 to participate, free concert. Rehearsals are on 7/15, 7/21, 7/22, & 7/28 at 7pm the concert is on Monday, July 29th at 7pm at the Paul Shaghoian Concert Hall. Sign up by June 15th by registering online at www.cloviscommunityed.com and email ckeenan08@gmail.com the following information: First and last name, instrument, phone number, occupation, the ensemble in which you play and what chair or part (1st, 2nd, etc.)

BEC Instrumental Music Blankets
Get your customized BEC Instrumental Music Blankets for $15 in the Charms Store!

2019-2020 Videos
Relive the memories! Videos of many of our performances from the previous school year can be found on the Members Page. This includes Winter Season!

Buchanan MB Helmets - For Sale!
Take home a piece of history before they are all gone! Available in the Charms Online Store.

Sponsor a Marching Band Awards Plaque
We have just 3 to go! Best Rehearsing Section, Most Improved Brass, & Outstanding Senior. You can sponsor these plaques on the Charms Online Store.