Congratulations Jazzers: on your performance at Jazz in the Meadows! The Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Quintet received a Division II "Excellent" rating (both were very tough rooms this year), and the Jazz Sextet and Jazz Lab Band performed non-competitively. Thank you for representing SHS so well.
MS Society Shirts: The band sold 101 shirts, raising $341.60 for the National MS Society. That's fantastic! Shirts will arrive the week of the concert.
Jazz Rehearsals This Week: Lab Band Monday - 3:00-5:00pm. Jazz Ensemble Monday 7:00-9:00pm. Quintet Wednesday 3:30-4:30pm. Sextet Thursday 3:00-4:00pm.
Curtains Pit Orchestra: begins rehearsals this week. Wednesday/Thursday 3:00-5:00pm this week.
Sectionals: Wind Symphony Monday (Vesuvius/Ride), Concert Band Wednesday (Different Voices), Symphonic Band Thursday (Emperata/Mother Earth), Cadet Band Friday (Longford Legend).
Saxon Band Gear: The SHS Band Online Store will be open for the next two weeks. Stock up on your band gear for the end of the year! www.thelockershop.com/saxonband
IHSA Solo and Ensemble: We're in the home stretch. In-class recitals this week. Have you updated your column on the big chart in the hallway? EVENT TIMES ARE NOW FINAL AND POSTED ON THE WHITEBOARD AND IN THE HALLWAY.
Schoology Assignments: Reminder that all bands' Schoology assignments are due Friday at 4 pm.
Seniors: The Band Booster Scholarship application is now available on the website at schaumburgband.com/boosters. Anyone who plans on taking a music class or ensemble is eligible for this scholarship (a music major or minor is not required). Applications are due Monday, April 27th.
COUNTDOWN: Only 5 rehearsals left until we work with our Guest Conductor for the Band-Aid concerts.
Missing Lock List: Please return lock and use on your lockers. If you have lost your lock, replacements are $10.
WS: Behrens, Kissamis, Wirtz, Mathew/Grubb.
SB: Bartgen, Berg, Grimm, Kasner, Parra, Sandoval, Staudt, Szymoniak.
Cadet: Brito, Dimeas, Fentem, Fledderman, Godana, O'Mera/Radons.
CB: Deluca, Jamkatel, Montalvo, Pawlikowski, Valerio.
INTEREST IS CHARGED EVERY MONDAY.
IOUs - WS: none!
IOUs - SB: none!
IOUs - Cadet: Singh ($6.50), Tamason ($11).
IOUs - CB: Lopez ($29.75), Mallett ($6.50).