From The Band Room Announcements - Week of October 3

SmartMusic

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Tip of the Day: For best results with passoffs, turn off the "Click" and the "Cursor" functions.

Wando Bands' 8th Grade Band Night (It's Homecoming, too!)

Rehearsal: Thursday, October 6 from 5 - 6pm at Wando High School's band practice field.
Directions to Wando High School:  Proceed north on Hwy 17 past the Park West entrance.  Turn left onto Carolina Park Blvd. Make the first right and follow the road to the parking area in front of the band's practice field. Some parking is available behind the school.

Performance: Friday, October 7 (students will be informed at rehearsal of the call time) at Old Wando Football Field on Mathis Ferry Rd.
Directions to Old Wando: From Cario, proceed south on Hwy 17 to Mathis Ferry Rd (CVS will be on the right.) Turn right. Parking will be on the right before reaching Whipple Road.

Special instructions:  Students with large instruments at home should make arrangements to bring those instruments to the rehearsal and performance. Percussionists should bring sticks.  Information regarding lyres and flipbooks was included in the September 19th FTBR.

Uniform:  Students should dress comfortably for rehearsal. Uniform for Friday night includes black Cario Band t-shirt, khaki shorts, white socks and white (or nearly so) sneakers. Students will be told if they can wear jeans instead of shorts if the weather turns cool.

Concert Opportunities

Concert Evaluation Form

Charleston Community Band Fall Concert
October 13, 2011
7:00pm
Seacoast Church, Longpoint Rd., Mt. Pleasant

Wando Marching Band Exhibition
Evening of October 22, 2011
Old Wando football field
More information to follow

Recycle Ink Cartridges

We're recycling ink cartridges. Good for the environment, good for the band.  Place in a bag and bring them to the band room anytime.