Sunday E-News (Mar 25-31)

Happy Sunday Day Mighty Hawk Band!

Congratulation to all three concert bands for having wonderful performances at the BISD Pre UIL Contest last Thursday. We're in the final stretch with one week of rehearsal left until the UIL Concert and Sightreading Contest (our state assessment). Let's keep pushing!


The schedule for the week is as follows:


Monday – Wind Ensemble Clinic with Mr. Burks / Symphonic Woodwinds / Winter Guard

· 3:00 - 5:00pm Wind Ensemble Clinic with Mr. Burks (Band Hall)

· 3:00 – 4:30pm Symphonic Technique (Jazz Hall)

· 3:00 – 4:00pm Concert Band Brass (Guard Room)

· 4:30 – 7:00pm Winter Guard


Tuesday – Symphonic Band Brass / Wind Ensemble Brass / Winter Guard

· 3:00 – 5:00pm Symphonic Band Woodwinds (Jazz Hall)

· 3:00 – 4:30pm Wind Ensemble Brass (Band Hall)

· 4:30 – 7:30pm Winter Guard


Wednesday – Concert Band Rehearsal / Symphonic Brass

· 3:00 – 4:30PM Concert Band Rehearsal (Band Hall)

· 3:00 – 4:30pm Symphonic Brass (Jazz Hall)


Thursday – Symphonic Band Rehearsal / Wind Ensemble Woodwinds / Winter Park Trip Meeting

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

· 3:00pm – 4:30pm Wind Ensemble Woodwinds (Jazz Hall)

· 6:30pm – 7:00pm Winter Park Trip Meeting

o Everyone going on the trip must attend the meeting

· 4:30 – 6:30pm Winter Guard


Friday – Wind Ensemble Rehearsal / Winter Guard Family Show

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

· 7:00 – 7:30pm Winter Guard Friends and Family Performance


Saturday – Collin Jazz Festival / Winter Guard Championships

· 9:30am - FPJ Performance

· 10:30am - Jazz Ensemble Performance


A message from our Jazz Dinner Auction Chair Mrs. Carrasco – With our 10th annual Jazz Dinner and Auction one month a way, we are asking everyone for gift card donations for our gift card wall. Bring a $5-$20 gift card to be sold at face value at the dinner. Please turn them in to Mr. Cheripka. 


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

Recent Posts

See All

Hello Mighty Hawk Band! We hope everyone is doing well. We had a great week of rehearsals this week with invited clinicians, Mrs. Mary Brown and Dr. Doug Stotter. We’re looking forward to bringing out

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! We hope that everyone had a great weekend after another crazy week of inclement weather and missed school days. We’re looking forward to a week of rehearsals as well as

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations to the Lizzy Gardner, Matthew Leeper, and Brady Goar for incredible performances at the All State Concerts this past week at the TMEA Clinic and Conventi