SWO BANDS UPDATE 5/26/2023
MARCHING BAND REGISTRATION
Planning on joining us for Marching Band? REGISTER to make sure we have you in the numbers! Parent meeting will be June 5th at 6pm at Southwest High School Band Room - https://forms.office.com/r/0RbHuQvmhU
Leadership Clinics Continue Tomorrow and Wednesday! - May 25th - Interviews and Auditions
Leadership Clinics will begin Tuesday May 16th from 2:30 until 3:30pm. Auditions and Interviews will be on May 25th. Students will work on conducting patterns, marching basics, and teaching strategies during these hours. Percussion and Guard will interview only (no conducting or marching).
Marching Band Parent Meeting - Monday June 5th 6pm
We will begin our ordering and preparations for the fall season on Monday June 5th (previously scheduled for May 22nd). This meeting is to make sure we have sizes for shoes, gloves, Tshirts, and uniforms. Payments are able to be made at this time. Checks must be payable to Southwest High School Band Boosters. If you cannot be at the meeting, please email or contact Mr. Barton.
SPRING CONCERT IS MAY 23rd!
Our annual Spring Concert and Awards night will be Tuesday May 23rd at 7:00pm (following the MS Orchestra Concert). Students need to be in the Band Room by 6:30pm. Attire is Spring Formal (no tennis shoes, flip flops, jeans, garments with holes, Dress Code still applies.) We would like to have a small reception afterwards. If anyone would like to donate snakes or desserts, please see Mr. Barton or Jennifer Walton.
Graduation Band - June 14th (Graduation Day)
Students participating in this year's commencement (graduation) band will perform on June 14th. Call time is 9:30am in the Gymnasium. Rehearsals will be during the last week of classes.
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