Weekend Update 2/26/2023
Dear M100 Family,
Congratulations to all of the students who performed at Saturday's UIL Solo/Ensemble contest! Regardless of ratings, I have witnessed a lot of hard work in preparation for this contest and I have enjoyed listening to all participants improve as musicians! Now on to March! Here is your weekend update!
NEW INFORMATION AND UPDATES
3/3 ORCHESTRA UIL - This upcoming Friday, March 3, the band hall will be utilized for the Region 8 Orchestra Concert and Sight-Reading Evaluation. We will communicate what the plan will be for Friday once we have more information.
ACCOMPANIST FEES - Students who performed a solo with an accompanist will need to provide a fee of $50 for the rehearsals and performances. Please make checks payable to "Belton Band Boosters" and turn them in to Mr. Kwaku by Friday, March 10.
SOLO/ENSEMBLE RESULTS - Congrats again to all students who performed in Solo/Ensemble this Saturday! The following students will be receiving a medal for obtaining a Division 1 Rating on their solo. Students who certified for the Texas State Solo/Ensemble Contest, to be held in late May, are also indicated below.
DIVISON 1 PERFORMERS
ALTO SAXOPHONE SOLO
Brandon Bechtel (State Qualifier)
TENOR SAXOPHONE SOLO
BARITONE SAXOPHONE SOLO
Aiden Orsag (State Qualifier)
Damien Swift (State Qualifier)
Nathaniel Neiser (State Qualifier)
BASS TROMBONE SOLO
Scarlett Finch (State Qualifier)
Jennifer Huscanga (State Qualifier)
Jeremiah Joseph (State Qualifier)
Hope Bovell, Liam Bower, Elijah Seavey (acc. Alyssa Nickerson)
Tuba Trio - Kaleb Ferman, Chamberlin Hicks, Danielle Scribner
SUMMER BAND DATES - The summer events for July-August 2023 have been updated on the band calendar. Below are the significant dates to prepare for next year!
July 3 - 4th of July Parade Rehearsal
July 4 - 4th of July Parade Performance
July 17-20 - Percussion/Color Guard Camp
July 21-22 - SASI Leadership Camp (Student leaders only)
July 24 - Leadership Work Day (Student leaders only)
July 25 - FIRST DAY OF SUMMER BAND!
February 27 - Horn Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
February 27- Percussion Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
February 28 - Trumpet Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
March 1 - Clarinet Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
March 1 - Sax/Low Reed Sectionals, 6:00pm-7:15pm
March 2 - Low Brass Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
March 3 - Flute Sectionals, 3:30pm-4:45pm
February 27 - Trumpet Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
February 27 - Flute Sectionals, 6:00pm-7:15pm
February 28 - Saxophone Sectionals, 7:15am-8:30am
February 28 - Trombone Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
March 1 - Horn Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
March 2 - Euphonium Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
March 3 - Tuba Sectionals, 7:15am-8:30am
March 3 - Clarinet Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
February 27 - Saxophone Sectionals, 7:15am-8:30am (THIS IS TOMORROW MORNING!)
February 27 - Low Brass Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
February 28 - Horn Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
March 1 - Clarinet Sectionals, 4:45-6:00pm
March 2 - Flute Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
March 3 - Trumpet Sectionals, 4:45pm-6:00pm
February 27 - Combined WG Rehearsal, 4:45pm-7:45pm
February 28 - Varsity WG Rehearsal, 4:45pm-7:45pm
March 2 - Varsity WG Rehearsal, 4:45pm-7:45pm
March 3 - JV WG Rehearsal, 4:45pm-7:45pm
IMPORTANT FUTURE DATES
March 30 - BHS Pre-UIL Concert (All bands will perform)
April 19-21 - UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Evaluations
April 22 - Reverse Raffle Band Booster Fundraiser
May 19 - M100 Band Banquet
May 20-22 - M100 Spring Trip to Dallas, TX
May 27 - State Solo/Ensemble Contest
PREVIOUS INFORMATION AND UPDATES
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