Please submit a senior picture and a baby picture for the year end senior slide show. Digital pictures should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the senior in the subject line. Pictures should be a full face shot if possible. Digital submissions should be at least 1024×768 pixels in jpeg, bmp, or png format. If you have any questions please send a note to this email. Any pictures turned into Mrs. Voytek should be in an appropriately sized envelope with the name of the student and the band period clearly marked on the outside.
Year in Review Slide Show
Please send any pictures you would like included for the year end slide show to email@example.com. Digital submissions should be at least 1024×768 pixels in jpeg, bmp, or png format]]>
ADULT VOLUNTEERS ARE STILL NEEDED FOR THIS EVENT! This fundraiser helps ALL Lakota East bands. WE NEED YOUR HELP! SignUpGenius, an online way to sign up to volunteer, will be e-mail distributed by mid-April. Please consider signing up for at least one 2-hour shift! For further questions, please contact Rick Conrad at firstname.lastname@example.org.
RAFFLE BASKETS aplenty! Please contact Patti Cozby at email@example.com or Anna Lechliter at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to purchase raffle tickets BEFORE the event. You need not be present to win.
TICKETS are $6 each, and all Lakota East band students will begin selling tickets by mid-April. Tickets also available at the door. Please contact Sandy Butterfield at email@example.com or Julie Ring at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
8 a.m.: East Freshman Jazz Band
8:45 a.m.: Liberty Jr. 7th Grade Jazz Band
9:15 a.m.: Eastside Jazz Ensemble (set one)
9:45 a.m.: East 2 O’clock Jazz Band
10:30 a.m.: Hopewell Jr. 7th Grade Jazz Band
11 a.m.: Eastside Jazz Ensemble (set two)
Marching Thunderhawks Uniform Sale
*Photo shows front side of 16×16 pillow and back side of 14×14″ pillow. ALL pillows will have this same front and back design.
If you want to order one of these one-of-a-kind keepsakes, download this form!
Uniform Pillow Sale
Please complete this by Friday, March 28th at 2:30pm!]]>
Here is the link to the YYPA website. http://4wrd.it/YYPA_WEBSITE_2014 Be sure to check out the new promotional video – it’s cool. And here is the link to the YYPA Facebook page - http://4wrd.it/YYPA_FACEBOOK_PAGE14
Participants will learn about the essentials of woodwind technique, perform in a masterclass, and play music in small ensembles.
Because of funding provided by the L. David Miller Fund, this event is free. But registration is required. Complete details and a registration form are online:
The workshop will be led by:
• Lori Akins, flute/piccolo – Springfield Symphony (principal flutist) and Columbus Symphony.
• Lisa Grove, oboe – Springfield Symphony (principal oboist), Richmond Symphony, and Columbus Symphony.
• Joseph Hesseman, bassoon – Springfield Symphony and Dayton Philharmonic Concert Band.
• Richard York, clarinet – Springfield Symphony (principal clarinetist).
Dr. Daniel Kazez
Professor of Music & Music Admission Coordinator
Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio
$500 Scholarship Opportunity for Butler County Creative and Performing Arts Students
Deadline April 11th, 2014
The Virginia Budge Award exists to create, promote, develop, sponsor, sustain, facilitate, and further the Arts within Butler County, Ohio. For the mission of the Committee, the term “Arts” shall be defined and literally construed to include the making or doing of things that have form and beauty, and to encompass all forms of Arts including the Arts of music, painting, sculpture, dance, theater, film, opera, ballet, and any other of the performing Arts requiring and exhibiting an exceptional level of creativity, skill or talent.
VBA announcement 2014 (pdf of the flyer)]]>
5th Period Contest Information 2014 (pdf of information below)
6th Period Contest Information 2014 (pdf of information below)
2015 All-State information from the TRIAD (pdf)
Required Etudes for Band & Orchestra- we do not have the bassoon, snare or mallet etudes. Ask your private lesson teacher.
Required Etudes for Jazz
Recordings for Jazz