Corpus Christi Trip – First of all, thank you to the parents who chaperoned our wonderful trip! We all had a great time and enjoyed lots of fun together on the beach, bowling alley, aircraft carrier, aquarium, and the many places in between. The directors are very proud of how the Pride of Lamar represented themselves the entire time.
Band Senior Scholarships – All band seniors should download and fill out the senior scholarship forms. They are due April 16th. http://www.lamarmusic.org/scholarships/
Summer Band Schedule – The band google calendar is updated with summer and fall events. The football schedule and marching contest schedule is now posted. The marching contests are subject to change. I have attached the summer events schedule to this email.
Drumline Update – Drumline sessions continue this week.
Jazz Update – Jazz band is now preparing for the spring concert.
Color Guard Update – Now we have fall color guard clinics and auditions the week of April 15th.
Quote of the Week – “Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right path, the the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.” – Anne Frank
Events (the week ahead) –
Tuesday, April 16 4:30pm-6:15pm Percussion – “Fidget”
Tuesday, April 16 5:30pm-7:00pm Drumline Session
Tuesday, April 16 6:00pm-8:00pm Color Guard Clinic
Wednesday, April 17 6:00pm-8:00pm Color Guard Clinic
Thursday, April 18 6:00pm-8:00pm Color Guard Clinic/Audition
Friday, April 19 All Day Student Holiday
Band fees – Make sure fees are paid in full so you can participate in the band banquet, LHS prom, graduation, and other school functions. The activity fee is $275. Band activity fees can be paid online at https://goo.gl/voPwBw
Band room phone lines: Alan Lang – (682) 867-7006 | Kolby Kelly & Zack Riley – (682) 867-7058
Remind (texting service) text to 81010 with the following message:
Lamar Band – @lamarband
Band Parents – @lhsbandmom
Wind Symphony – @wsvfnd
Freshmen Band – @fbvfnd
Symphonic Band – @sbvfnd
Jazz Band(Both classes) – @lamarjazz1
Color Guard – @lamarguard
Honors Music – @honorsvfnd
Facebook: Lamar Viking Band
Twitter: @VikingBand (general band) | @AlanLangLHS (Mr. Lang)
Calendar – http://www.lamarmusic.org/calendar
For information or to contact the booster club, email firstname.lastname@example.org