Jazz 'n Joe Coffeehouse: Come check out the 15th annual SHS Jazz 'n Joe Coffeehouse this Wednesday at 7pm in the Media Center, featuring the Choraliers, D54 Jazz Band, Jazz Sextet, Jazz Lab Band, Jazz Quintet, and Jazz Ensemble. Our guest artist is Tito Carrillo, Associate Professor of Jazz Trumpet at the University of Illinois. Admission is $2. If you are able to help us out with decorating or serving refreshments, sign up on the whiteboard.
Jazzers: Monday - Lab Band 4-6, Sextet 6-6:30, Quintet 6:30-7, Ensemble 7-9. Call time for Wednesday is 6:00.
WS: Thanks to everyone who performed in Friday's Concerto Competition. We heard five excellent performances and had a very difficult decision to make. Thank you for your outstanding preparation and musicianship.
Drum Major Auditions: petitions are now available. Remember that band members can sign no more than two petitions. Petitions are due Wednesday, April 20th.
WS/SB: We received our performance times for the Chicagoland Invitational Concert Band Festival (Saturday, April 16 at Hersey). WS performs at 2pm and SB at 4:45pm. Based on those times, we will tentatively leave SHS around noon and return around 6:30pm. Make sure this is marked on your personal and family calendars.
Fundraiser: Mr. Currie will be on Tuesday to launch our final fundraiser of the year - cookie dough/popcorn.
Seniors: The Band Booster College Scholarship Application is available on the booster page (www.schaumburgband.com/boosters). Applications are due Monday, April 11th. Senior bios due this Wednesday.
D211 Community Engagement: All students and parents are encouraged to attend this week's Community Engagement sessions focusing on Student Involvement and Wellness and contribute your voice to the discussion on the future of our district. Meetings are 7-9pm Monday (@ HEHS) and Tuesday (@ PHS).
Percussion Spring Cleaning: Thursday 7-9.
Auditions: finish this week. Remember that private lesson evaluation forms are due Tuesday, April 5th.
Sectionals: none this week.
Millie Pit Orchestra: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, SATURDAY this week.
IOUs (these need to be paid within the week - we add interest for Adopt-A-Family every Monday):
Wouldn't it be great to get rid of this category from the announcements? Let's pay these debts!
WS: Dimeas (lock).
SB: Anderson ($22), Berg (lock), Monzon ($10).
Cadet: De Leon ($23), Franco ($11), Lainson ($3), Sirichusinwong ($4).
CB: Bartgen (lock), Binder/Choi (lock), Wood (lock).