Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Fruit Sale

Band will sell from now until 

First Turn In Date October 31st

Last turn in date November 10th

Fruit will arrive Between November 30th - December 18th

Class 9-30-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Class 9-29-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Monday, September 28, 2015

Class 9-28-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Olde English Band Competiton

Students,

I am very proud of all of your hard work. You earned 3rd place in Class 3A as well as an EXCELLENT rating.  

Continue to get better week in and week out because that is what this journey is about.  Life is not about instant gratification.  Take this experience and build upon it. Do not settle.  This is the time to enhance our show and continue to improve. 

Again I am proud of all of you.  Keep up the great work! Improve every day and work hard to acheive your goals.  

Happy practicing!

Mr. Gibson

This Weeks Schedule 9-28-15 - 10-3-15

Here is this weeks Schedule:

Monday - Rehearse until 4pm (Guard and Percussion rehearse until 5pm)
Monday - Optional Football Game 7pm Call time is 6pm

Tuesday - Rehearsal 3:30-5:30

Thursday - Rehearsal 3:30-5:30

Friday - Home Football Game 7:30pm Call time is 6pm 
Attire : Band Uniform

Saturday - JAG CLASSIC  CALL TIME: ALL DAY (make sure you report to your assignment on time and ready to go.More details to follow.)


Monday 

Students will have the option to go to the football game on Monday night.  Since this was an unexpected game students will only play in the stands.  We will not perform at halftime. Students will have halftime off and perform 1st 2nd 3rd and 4th quarter. Students that attend will receive extra credit.   

If you have any questions please email Mr. Gibson at njgibson@gaston.k12.nc.us

Friday, September 25, 2015

Football Game is Cancelled Tonight Due To Weather

The football game is cancelled tonight.  More information will follow on Sunday about the make up game.

TOMORROWS COMPETITION IS RAIN OR SHINE CALL TIME IS 12PM

Saturday 9-26-15

Saturdays call time for students will be 12pm.  The buses will leave at 12:30.  We will arrive in RH by 1:30pm.  The band performs at 3pm.  Prelim Awards are 5:15pm  If the band makes finals the award ceremony will be at 9:15pm

Estimated return time if we do not make finals is 7:30pm

Estimated return time if the band makes finals is 10:30pm
Students will need money for concessions and dinner.  The band will stop for dinner between prelims and finals.(5:30pm)  ( Students will have the option to go to Wendy's, Bojangles, Chick-fil-a, Popeye's or Sake Express)

Admission is $8 for parents and Children 4 and under are free. 

If you have any questions please email Mr. Gibson at njgibson@gaston.k12.nc.us

Football Game Tonight Call Time is 6pm Tonight

Class 9-25-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Football Game Friday/Competition Saturday

Students and Parents,

Friday's Call time is 6pm Rain or Shine
Summer Attire

Saturdays Call time is 12pm Rain or Shine
Uniform


Class 9-24-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Class 9-23-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Directions to District III Stadium

Here are one of the many ways to get to the competition on Saturday. The address of the stadium is below.


via SC-274 S 32 min
21.7 miles
30 min without traffic

Forestview High School
5545 Union Road, Gastonia, NC 28056

Continue to NC-274 S
48 s (0.2 mi)

Head northwest
351 ft

Turn left toward NC-274 S
0.1 mi

Continue on NC-274 S. Take SC-274 S and SC-901 S/Heckle Blvd to S Cherry Rd in Rock Hill
31 min (21.5 mi)

Turn left onto NC-274 S
1.7 mi

Turn right to stay on NC-274 S
 Entering South Carolina
2.1 mi

Continue onto SC-274 S
11.9 mi

Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Old York Rd
1.2 mi

Slight right onto SC-901 S/Heckle Blvd
3.3 mi

Turn left onto SC-5 E/W Main St
1.0 mi

Turn left onto S Cherry Rd
0.2 mi
District Three Stadium
Rock Hill, SC 29732

Here is the Schedule for Saturday 9-26-15

Saturdays call time for students will be 12pm.  The buses will leave at 12:30.  We will arrive in RH by 1:30pm.  The band performs at 3pm.  Prelim Awards are 5:15pm  If the band makes finals the award ceremony will be at 9:15pm

Estimated return time if we do not make finals is 7:30pm

Estimated return time if the band makes finals is 10:30pm
Students will need money for concessions and dinner.  The band will stop for dinner between prelims and finals.(5:30pm)  ( Students will have the option to go to Wendy's, Bojangles, Chick-fil-a, Popeye's or Sake Express)

Admission is $8 for parents and Children 4 and under are free. 

If you have any questions please email Mr. Gibson at njgibson@gaston.k12.nc.us

Class 9-22-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Monday, September 21, 2015

Great Job at Preview!!

Students,

I am extremely proud of all of your hard work and improvement so far through the marching season.  You guys were a class act on Saturday.  You performed well and now it is time to continue to improve for this upcoming weekend. Keep up the good work.

Keep practicing!

Mr. Gibson

Schedule This Week 9-21-15 - 9-26-15

Students,

Here is the schedule this week:

Monday - Rehearsal until 4 pm (Guard and Percussion until 5:30 pm)
Tuesday - Rehearsal 3:30-5:30
Tuesday - JAG CLASSIC CHAIR MEETING AT 6pm in the band room
Thursday - Rehearsal 3:30-5:30
Friday - Home Football Game Call Time is 6 pm Game Starts at 7:30 pm
Saturday - Olde English Band Competition at District III Stadium in Rock Hill SC

Saturdays call time for students will be 12pm.  The buses will leave at 12:30.  We will arrive in RH by 1:30pm.  The band performs at 3pm.  Prelim Awards are 5:15pm  If the band makes finals the award ceremony will be at 9:15pm

Students will need money for concessions and dinner.  The band will stop for dinner between prelims and finals.  ( Students will have the option to go to Wendy's, Bojangles, Chick-fil-a, Popeye's or Sake Express)

Admission is $8 for parents and Children 4 and under are free. 

If you have any questions please email Mr. Gibson at njgibson@gaston.k12.nc.us



Class 9-21-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Friday, September 18, 2015

Tickets for Fanfare 9-18-15

Parents,

 You can purchase tickets at the gate tomorrow at Bessemer City.

Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for students,(Performing band members are free) kids 5 and under free.


Saturday 9-19-15 (Bessemer City)

Students will need to report to the band room at 11am.  They will need to wear their band tee shirt and some type of gym shorts to go underneath their marching uniform. Students will also need to wear black socks with there marching shoes. 

We will rehearse before we go to Bessemer City. We will leave FHS at 4pm.  

The gates open around 4:30pm.  FHS performs at 5;55pm.  All students will watch all the bands perform and will be required to take the bus back to FHS to be picked up. We should be back to FHS around 9:30pm(estimated return time)

The gate price for entry for parents will range from $5-$10 per person at preview and all competitions to follow. All marching band students are free. 

All Performances are mandatory and all students will receive a grade.

If you have any questions please email Mr. Gibson.

Class 9-18-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Thursday, September 17, 2015

class 9-17-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Band Book By October 1st


All students will need to have their band method book by October 1st.  Please get the book for the instrument you play now in the 4th period marching band class. You can go to the music store to get this book or order it online. If you have any questions see Mr. Gibson.

Class 9-16-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

class 9-15-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Monday, September 14, 2015

Class 9-14-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Schedule This Week

Monday - Rehearse until 4:00pm
Monday - Shane's Rib Shack Fundraiser 5pm-8pm
Tuesday- Rehearse until 5:30pm
Thursday - Rehearse until 5:30pm
Friday No Football Game
Saturday - Gaston County Preview 

Monday

We will not perform at the make up football game due to the band fundraiser.  I also have a district wide band director meeting during this time which is the final push for getting bands to our Jag Classic. Drum line and all winds can perform at the fundraiser.  It is optional to perform. Also, 10% of all purchases will be donated to the band from 5pm-8pm. 

Saturday 9-19-15

Students will need to report to the band room at 11am.  They will need to wear their band tee shirt and some type of gym shorts to go underneath their marching uniform. Students will also need to wear black socks with there marching shoes. 

We will rehearse before we go to Bessemer City. We will leave FHS at 4pm.  

The gates open around 4:30pm.  FHS performs at 5;55pm.  All students will watch all the bands perform and will be required to take the bus back to FHS to be picked up. We should be back to FHS around 9:30pm(estimated return time)

The gate price for entry for parents will range from $5-$10 per person at preview and all competitions to follow. All marching band students are free. 

All Performances are mandatory and all students will receive a grade.

If you have any questions please email Mr. Gibson.

Friday, September 11, 2015

Updated Marching Band Season Schedule

2015 Marching Band Season Schedule

Wednesday, July 29th – Friday, July 31st PRE- CAMP (9:00am-1:00pm)
Monday, August 3rd – Friday, August 7th BAND CAMP WEEK 1 (8am-6pm)
Monday, August 10th – Friday, August 14th Band CAMP WEEK 2 (8am-6pm)
*Saturday, September 19th- Gaston County Preview (Bessemer City)
**Saturday, September 26th –      (Olde English Band Competition Rock Hill SC)
*Saturday, October 3rd -                JAGUAR CLASSIC FORESTVIEW HIGH                      **Saturday, October 10th -             (East Lincoln High School AND North Gaston)        
Saturday, October 17TH -                (TIME AND LOCATION TBA)
*Saturday, October 24th –             (Providence High School Charlotte NC AND TBA)
Saturday, October 31st -                (TIME AND LOCATION TBA)
*Saturday, November 7th  –          BAND BEAT ROCK HILL SC Times TBA
December 2015 -     GASTONIA CHRISTMAS PARADE (Dates and Times TBA)
·         STUDENTS WILL HAVE REHEARSALS MONDAYS/TUESDAYS/THURSDAYS FOLLOWING BAND CAMP FROM 3:30PM-5:30PM
·         ALL Students Must Attend Pre-Camp!
·         ALL competitions are on Saturdays and are mandatory. Please keep all Saturdays available during the month of October.  Competition Dates will be finalized by band camp. 

                  ALL THIS INFORMATION IS POSTED IN THE CALENDAR TO THE LEFT OF THE PAGE.

Football Game Tonight Call Time 6pm

Students,

There is a football game tonight at 7:30pm.  Call time is 6pm.  Please wear summer attire.  If you have your marching shoes please wear them tonight with black socks.  If you don't have your marching shoes yet then wear your sneakers.  


Class 9-11-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Band Book by October 1st


All students will need to have their band method book by October 1st.  Please get the book for the instrument you play now in the 4th period marching band class. You can go to the music store to get this book or order it online. If you have any questions see Mr. Gibson.

Class 9-10-11

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Class 9-9-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Rehearsal Schedule This Week

Students,

Here is the rehearsal schedule this week:

Practice Today 1:30-5:30
Practice Thursday 1:30-5:30
Football Game Friday call time is 6pm in summer attire.

Keep up the great work! I am proud of all of you! Thank you for taking your instruments home over the weekend! Now lets put together what you practiced and lets have a great week of improvement! 

Go Marching Jaguars!!

Band Book By October 1st


All students will need to have their band method book by October 1st.  Please get the book for the instrument you play now in the 4th period marching band class. You can go to the music store to get this book or order it online. If you have any questions see Mr. Gibson.

Class 9-8-15

SWBAT: WARM UP ON THEIR INSTRUMENT WITH THEIR BAND BOOK. (3rd/4th period)

SWBAT Rehearse Jazz Music!(3rd period)

SWBAT: Rehearse Jazz fundamentals.(3rd period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 1(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 2(4th period)
SWBAT: Rehearse Marching Band Music Mov. 3(4th period)
SWBAT: Go over rules and regulations for each class period.
SWBAT: See white board for HW and specific practice information on what we go over in class on a daily basis.

SWBAT: Review HW daily.
SWBAT: Understand basic music theory.(2nd period)
SWBAT: practice piano fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: practice guitar fundamentals. (2nd period)
SWBAT: practice percussion fundamentals.(2nd period)

SWBAT: take playing test in 3rd period.

SWBAT: rehearse the marching show and attend rehearsal today after school for a test grade. 

Friday, September 4, 2015

Excellent Job Keep Up The Good Work!

Students,

You all are doing a great job.  I am very proud of your progress so early in the season.  Please keep pushing yourself to your personal best day in and day out.  Take your instruments home this long weekend.  There will be NO band practice on Monday.  Please look over your marching music and pep-music for a playing test next week!

Again I am proud of all of you! Continue to work hard, retain the information and know your individual part. 

Happy Friday!

- Mr. Gibson