Weekend Update 12-12-21
Dear M100 Family,
Hope everyone is having a great weekend! What a week for the fine arts! A wonderful week of concerts ending with a FANTASTIC Band Concert and FUN DANCE on Friday, an awesome All Region Orchestra Concert on Saturday, AND 8 of our Freshman earning a spot in the All Region Freshman Band! This makes the total for BHS - 40 students who have earned an opportunity to participate in an All-Region Band clinic and concert in January (14&15) at Copperas Cove HS)! Congratulations to all!
*This will be the last Weekend Update until next semester. Check our band calendar for future rehearsals and events.
Those who made the Freshman Region Band - we will take a picture TOMORROW, 12/13 at 8:15am in the band hall in concert formal attire. You can change in the band hall.
FRESHMAN ALL REGION BAND AUDITION - RESULTS
Congratulations to all who prepared and auditioned yesterday! This whole experience builds your skills as a musician and we are proud of all of you who participated. Here are the names and chair placement of those who made a Freshman Region Band.
2021-2022 Region 8 All-Region Freshman Band Members from Belton High School
The Region Band Clinics and Concert are on January 14th and 15th - Copperas Cove
Clarinet Akina Gonzalez 1st chair
Trumpet Bobby Richeson 4th chair
Trombone Alyssa Vahrenkamp 3rd chair
Euphonium Mallory Larson 1st chair
Tuba Joshua Navarrette 4th chair
Percussion Jennifer Huscanga 2nd chair
Percussion Brennan Lanham 6th chair
Percussion Diego Santiago-Cruz 7th chair
FULL ALL-REGION RESULTS FOR ALL STUDENTS ARE POSTED ON THE HOME PAGE OF OUR WEBSITE: https://www.beltonmarching100.com
CURRENT NEW TECH FRESHMAN - PLEASE ANSWER THIS VERY IMPORTANT SURVEY ABOUT THE 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR:
Monday, 12/13 - Musical Pit Orchestra rehearsal 4:45pm-6:45pm, Band Hall
Tuesday, 12/14 - SMBS Band Concert - 6:30pm - BHS PAC
Wednesday, 12/15 - Musical Pit Orchestra rehearsal 4:45pm-6:45pm, Band Hall
Thursday, 12/16 - BMS Band Concert - 7:00pm - BHS PAC
Friday 12/17 - Early release 2:25pm!
SECRET SANTA CLASS PARTIES THIS WEEK!
*Thursday 12/16 - Secret Santa party for Concert Band during class
*Friday 12/17 - Secret Santa party for Wind Ensemble, Wind Symphony, and Symphonic Band during classes.
WIND ENSEMBLE MEMBERS - STUDENTS IN FIRST PERIOD BAND ONLY: Please remember that 1st period will be starting at 8am when we return from Winter Break (January). Please arrange for transportation now and let Mrs. Gill know if you have any questions or concerns. Thank you!
VIDEO OF AREA CONTEST ON WEBSITE - PASSWORD IS M100
*If you have troubles, try refreshing or using a different browser. Thanks!
To join a class, text the code to 81010
All Students & Parents: @m1002021 ( 2021-2022 M100)
Leadership: @m100lead ( 2021-2022 Leadership)
For some great pictures - visit the Belton Band Boosters Facebook page:
RETURN TO PARTICIPATION AFTER A COVID DIAGNOSIS - PLEASE CONTACT A BHS NURSE FOR INFORMATION ON PROPER RETURN PROCEDURE. THANK YOU.
*See band calendar for after school rehearsals, games, and contests: https://www.beltonmarching100.com/calendar
HOW TO ACCESS YOUR CHARMS ACCOUNT:
Go to our band website - beltonmarching100.com.
Click the red button on the home page - “Access your Charms account”
Go to Login
Drop down to “Parent/Student/Members”
Your school code is: BeltonBand
Student Area Password is: your child’s student ID OR whatever personal password you have changed it to. If you can’t remember, email firstname.lastname@example.org and I can reset the password back to your child’s school ID.
M100 INSTRUMENTAL PRIVATE LESSON SCHOLARSHIPS!
For the Lesson Scholarship Application - please click here:
You can also find contact information for our Private Lesson Teachers here: https://www.beltonmarching100.com/private-lesson-instructors
PRIVATE LESSONS CAN BE CONDUCTED VIRTUALLY OR IN PERSON
Parents need to contact lesson teachers directly to set up private lessons.
Lessons are STRONGLY encouraged for musical advancement.
Here are some pictures from this past week. Will upload more to our website along with video of our Winter Concert as soon as I receive them. Check out Tiger Media's Facebook page for tons of great pictures! They took photos at ALL concerts this week! Thanks so much!
BHS Full Orchestra Band Reception / Dance!