Band Announcements 03/16/2016

Good Morning Band Families,
A few quick announcements below - please read the "Solo and Ensemble" update carefully if it applies to you!

Solo and Ensemble Festival
A first draft of Tuesday's Solo & Ensemble schedule has been posted to the website (and around the band room).  Please check your times carefully and report to your accompanist.  All conflicts must be reported to Mr. Bufis by Friday at the latest so that adjudication sheets and a final schedule can be printed.  Follow the link below to view the schedule:

http://www.ethsbands.com/curriculum/special_opportunities/solo_and_ensemble_festival.html

ETHS Wind Symphony at Lake Zurich
A reminder that our ETHS Wind Symphony will be sharing a concert with the Lake Zurich and Elk Grove High School Wind Ensembles this Friday at 7:00 p.m.   We aim to leave ETHS at 4:30 p.m. to make it over in time for our rehearsal and dinner plans -
Permission Slips (Click Me) are due today.  We would love to see a lot of familiar faces in the audience - come out and support our band students!  The concert begins at 7:00 and there is free admission.

Flute Choir Concert - Wednesday March 23rd @ 7:00 p.m. in Terrace Dining Hall
Come out to support our fabulous ETHS Flute Choir lead by their very talented and dedicated director Ms. Joyce Oakes.  The quintet will be performing a wonderful variety of chamber music literature.  It promises to be an enjoyable evening!

All ETHS Bands To Perform At Hersey High School Band Festival - Saturday April 16th
A reminder that all three of our concert bands will have the opportunity to perform, receive a clinic, and view other performances at the annual Hersey High School Concert Band Festival.  We will be taking 180 students to this event and will need plenty of chaperones - if you are interested, please contact Mr. Bufis and Mr. Lehman.

Best,
Mr. Bufis and Mr. Lehman