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The Band Played On

See you at band tomorrow, Fri., Aug. 7. From Dr. Croner— “At this time, the Elkhart County Health Department has not issued any official statement regarding the re-opening of school. If and when a Public…

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August 10 Week Rehearsal Plan

Aug 10 – 14 Schedule Here is the schedule for the final week of band camp. Mon., Aug. 10-FULL BAND     9a-3p Tues., Aug. 11-FULL BAND     9a-3p Wed., Aug. 12-COLORGUARD only      9a-12p…

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AUGUST REHEARSALS UPDATE [7/31]

AUGUST Rehearsals Here is the final schedule for next week.  Rehearsal times are the same every day next week. Woodwinds – 9:00a-12:00pBrass – 12:30p-3:30pFront Ensemble Percussion – 9:00a-12:00pBattery Percussion – 12:30p-3:30pColorguard – 9:00a-3:30p LUNCH (This…

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July Rehearsals Update [7/16]

JULY REHEARSALS The limited practice time restriction will remain in place through July.  Practice times for July 27-31 have been updated on the calendar to reflect this: July 27  (music instruction day) 9:00a-12:00p – brass…

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Med Form and Reminders [7/14]

Here are some final notes and reminders as we get started with tryouts and auditions.   MED FORM Please be sure to return your medical form at your first audition/rehearsal.  The med form can be…

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Summer Activity Plan [7/12]

Below is the Athletic Summer Workout Plan adapted and approved for Band.  I would imagine some of these items will be strengthened and/or relaxed as things continue to change.  The following will be in effect…

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Marching Band COVID Update

I hope everyone is enjoying summer.  A few decisions have been made for marching band this summer/fall.  These decisions will surely lead to more questions which will be answered as soon as possible.  Thank you…

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Hawaii Trip Update #1

6/1/2020 Have questions about the Hawaii Trip? Would you be interested in a “refresher” on their cancellation policy and trip insurance? We will be hosting a Zoom meeting with Music Travel on Thursday, June 11…

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BAND UPDATE #8

May 18, 2020 Instrument return & Awards I discovered this afternoon that textbook, instrument and equipment return for grades 9 through 11 begins tomorrow, Tuesday, May 19 through Friday, May 22 from 8a-12p daily.  Please…

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May 2020 Minutes

Red Regiment Band Parent Meeting – May 7, 2020 (Zoom meeting)   Dan Slaven welcomed everyone to the meeting Director Report:             Spring Concert – Information will come next week. School work – Make sure…