Band Announcements 3/11/2016

Happy Friday Band Families,
Congratulations to all on a great concert this week!  A performance reflection assignment along with concert recordings will be posted to our website [www.ethsbands.com]www.ethsbands.com later this afternoon.  As usual, click on "Materials", "Concert Bands", and then click on your ensemble - you will find the recordings and the assignment at the bottom of each page.  This assignment will be due by Thursday 3/17 for full credit.  Recordings are downloadable - simply right-click and save-as.  Please see below for a couple of quick announcements!

Jazz Showcase Concerts!
We are excited to present two jazz performances this weekend.  Tonight's concert features our jazz combos and jazz choir in the Terrace Dining Hall at 7:00 p.m.  Tomorrow's concert features our three jazz big bands in the upstairs theatre at 1:00 p.m.  We invite all of our students and families to check out our thriving jazz program at ETHS!

Solo and Ensemble Festival - Tuesday March 22nd 4:00 - 9:00 p.m.
We are working on a first draft of the schedule, however we are missing fees and accompanist info from a few people.  Accompanist information and time availability is really the key to the whole schedule, so please look below and get this information to us over the weekend.  We are not able to take any more participants after this weekend.

Leila Sinclair - $8.00
Audrey Wientjes - Accompanist/Times Needed
Ellie Rogers - Accompanist/Times Needed
Eleanor Peterson - Accompanist/Times Needed
Hannah Foote - $8.00
Caleb Spalding - Accompanist/Times Needed
Maeve Thomas - Accompanist/Times Needed
Momoko Hasselbring - $8.00
Henry Peters - $8.00
Gabi Lamb - Accompanist/Times Needed
Kurt Bruggeman - $8.00
Jonah Karsh - $8.00

Wind Symphony Lake Zurich Exchange Concert - Friday 3/18 at 7:00 p.m.
Complete details for our exchange concert with Lake Zurich and Elk Grove Village have been released to our students this week.  They now exist on our band calendar and are listed on the permission slip below.  We are looking forward to an awesome evening of music making and camaraderie.  We also hope that our band families and student peers come out to support our Wind Symphony in this very special concert!  Permission slips are due this Wednesday.

Lake Zurich Wind Symphony Exchange Permission Slip

Have a great weekend!
Mr. Bufis and Mr. Lehman