BAND E-NEWS (Feb. 18-25)

Happy Saturday Mighty Hawk Band!

Congratulations to the Birdville High School Winter Guard on a very successful second contest of the Winter Season this past Friday at the NTCA Princeton High School Competition. The guard had a super solid performance and placed 4th in their class scoring a 68.8. We couldn’t be more proud of you guys.

Awesome job to all of you and keep up the hard work. It’s totally paying off!

The schedule for the week is as follows:

Monday

· No School / Presidents Day / Enjoy your Day off! J

Tuesday

· 3:00 - 5:00pm Wind Ensemble rehearsal (Main Band Hall)

Wednesday

· 3:15 – 4:45pm Concert Band Rehearsal (Main Band Hall)

Thursday

· 3:00-5:00pm Symphonic Band Rehearsal (Main Band Hall)

Friday

· 3:00 - 5:00pm Wind Ensemble rehearsal (Main Band Hall)

Upcoming Spring Semester Dates

· February 14th – Monday – Wind Ensemble 3:00 – 5:00pm

· February 16th – Wednesday – Concert Band Rehearsal – 3:15-4:45pm

· February 17th – Thursday – Symphonic Band Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· February 18th – Friday – Wind Ensemble Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· February 18th – Friday – Winter Guard NTCA Contest #2 @ Princeton High School – Time TBD

· February 21st – Monday – No School / Presidents Day

· February 22nd – Tuesday – Wind Ensemble Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· February 23rd – Wednesday – Concert Band Rehearsal – 3:15 – 4:45pm

· February 24th – Thursday – Symphonic Band Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· February 25th – Friday – Wind Ensemble Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· February 28th – Monday – Wind Ensemble Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· February 28th – Monday – Percussion Ensemble Clinic with Mr. Charles

· March 2nd – Wednesday – Concert Band Rehearsal – 3:15 – 4:45pm

· March 3rd – Thursday – Symphonic Band Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· March 4th – Friday – Wind Ensemble Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· March 7th – Monday – Clinic with Dr. Gibbs (The 1st Birdville H.S Director) during all band classes

· March 7th - Monday – Wind Ensemble Clinic with Dr. Gibbs 3:00 – 5:00pm

· March 8th – Tuesday – Symphonic Band Rehearsal – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· March 9th – Wednesday – Concert Band Rehearsal – 3:15 – 4:45pm

· March 10th – Thursday – UIL Preview Concert / Chamber Music Showcase 3:30 – 8:00pm

· March 12th - 20th Spring Break / No School

· March 12th – Saturday / Winter Guard NTCA Contest #3 @ South Grand Prairie High School

For the most up to date information – Please find the most update information on the Mighty Hawk Band at www.MightyHawkBand.com or follow us on Facebook (Birdville HS Mighty Hawk Band).


Mike Cheripka

Director of Bands

Birdville High School

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