BAND E-NEWS (Jan. 21-28)

Happy Friday Mighty Hawk Band!

We want to congratulate everyone who participated and performed with one of the TMEA All Region 31 Bands this past weekend. All five performing bands were great and I heard nothing but great feedback regarding all five clinicians. Congratulations again everyone! J

Best of luck goes out to the Birdville High School Winter Guard at their first contest of the season tomorrow (Saturday, January 22nd) at the NTCA (North Texas Color guard Association) Arlington Martin High School Contest.

The schedule for the week is as follows:

Saturday

· Winter Guard Contest #1 @ James Martin High School

· School Address: 4501 W Pleasant Ridge Rd, Arlington, TX 76016

· 10:00am Gates Open / Show Begins

· 3:48pm Birdville High School Performance

Monday

· Wind Ensemble will start at 7:15am per usual (Mr. Schechter will be there to run rehearsal)

· No after school Wind Ensemble Sectionals until Mr. Cheripka returns from Quarantine

Tuesday

· No Wind Ensemble Sectionals until Mr. Cheripka returns from Quarantine

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

· January 22nd – Saturday – Winter Guard Contest #1 @ Arlington Martin High School

· January 24th – Monday – Wind Ensemble – 3:00 – 5:00pm Cancelled

· January 24th – Monday – Pit Orchestra – 4:00 – 9:30pm Cancelled

· January 25th – Tuesday - Pit Orchestra – 4:00 – 9:30pm Cancelled

· January 26th – Wednesday Pit Orchestra – 4:00 – 9:30pm Cancelled

· January 26th – Wednesday – Concert Band – 3:15 – 4:45pm

· January 26th – Wednesday Pit Orchestra – 4:00 – 9:30pm Cancelled

· January 27th – Thursday – Symphonic Band – 3:00 – 5:00pm

· January 28th – Friday – Wind Ensemble make up Rehearsal 3:00-5:00pm

· January 29th – Saturday – Performance #2 “The Little Mermaid” – 7:00pm @ BHS Auditorium

· January 30th – Sunday – Performance #3 “The Little Mermaid” – 2:30pm @ BHS Auditorium

· January 31st – Monday – Wind Ensemble Rehearsal – 3:00- 5:00pm

· February 2nd - Wednesday – Concert Band – 3:15 – 4:45pm

· February 3rd – Thursday – Symphonic Band – 3:00 – 5:00pm

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

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

Birdville Independent School District

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