I hope everyone stayed warm during our mini Ice Apocalypse! Fingers crossed that that’s the last of our weather problems.

Honors Band After School Rehearsal

Honors Band will have rehearsal after school today (Wednesday, Feb. 25) starting at 3:15pm. All members should make arrangements to attend.

Sherman HS Auditorium Rehearsal

Please remember that both Honors and Symphonic Bands have after school rehearsal at the Sherman HS Auditorium next Wednesday, March 4th. As we have limited time on the stage, there will be no excused absences for sports or other events. Every student in both groups is required to be there.

The schedule will be as follows:

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm – Symphonic Band rehearses
  • 4:45pm – 5:15pm – Pizza served between rehearsals
  • 5:15pm – 6:15pm – Honors Band rehearses

Each band member should get there at least 15 minutes early to get situated and ready to play. Rehearsal will begin precisely on time for each group. Dinner will be served to students between rehearsals.

Pasta Dinner Concert

On the evening of Friday, March 6, the Sherman HS Band is having their annual Pasta Dinner fundraiser, and the top three groups at Piner MS (Honors, Symphonic, and Concert). Each group will perform their contest program. The schedule for each group as follows:

  • Concert
    • 5:40pm – Meet at Sherman HS Cafeteria for Warm Up
    • 6:00pm – Perform in Sherman HS Cafeteria
  • Symphonic
    • 5:45pm – Meet at Sherman HS Band Hall
    • 6:15pm – Perform in Sherman HS Cafeteria
  • Honors
    • 6:00pm – Meet at Sherman HS Band Hall
    • 6:30pm – Perform in Sherman HS Cafeteria

The dress for all groups will be our concert black uniform, as described in our handbook.

Band on the Run 5K

On Saturday, March 7th, the Sherman HS Band is sponsoring the first annual Band on the Run 5K. Proceeds benefit the band, and we’d love to see as many Piner Band Students and Parents out there as possible! More information and sign up can be found here: http://www.active.com/sherman-tx/running/races/band-on-the-run-5k-2015