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N O V E M B E R 9 -­‐‑ 1 5 , 2 0 1 4 FANFARE!
Marching Band this Week: !
• Monday, Nov. 10 from 7:00 - 7:50 AM!
• Thursday, Nov. 13 from 7:00 - 7:50 AM !
• Friday, Nov. 14 from 7:00 - 7:50 AM !
Congrats to the Marching Band for an incredible 2014 season! We had outstanding final
performances at the Playoff Game Friday night and in the Veteran’s Day Parade Saturday!
Now that the season has officially come to a close, we will not continue A-hour rehearsals
after this week. Parents, please sign and return the attached form.!
All Marching Band equipment checked out to students (school instruments, flip books /
lyres, gloves, socks, etc.) must be cleaned and checked in this week.!
Dresses for Concert Band and Symphonic Band ladies must be picked up this Monday
afternoon at 3:00 PM in the Orchestra Room. We will have parent / grandparent
volunteers from our uniform committee on campus to assist with hemming the dresses. !
Gentleman, make sure you have picked up your tuxedo from LeSueur’s in Downtown
Mesa at 156 S. Mesa Dr. Call 480-890-2924 or http://lesueurstuxedos.com/ for questions.!
Join us for an incredible night of recitals and chamber music this Monday evening at
8:00 PM as the WHS Music Dept. presents our Solo and Ensemble Recital!!
Our next Band Booster Meeting is this Thursday, Nov. 13 at 6:00 PM. See you there!!
High School Regional Audition registrations ($20) are due Friday, Nov. 14 to the
Westwood Bookstore. Auditioning is an expectation of all students in the top Band:
Symphonic Band; Choir and Orchestra at Westwood High School. Auditions are Jan. 23-24.!
The next NYC Trip Payment ($200) is due this Friday, Nov. 14. to the Bookstore or to
the ECA. Check your ISA or contact the Band Office for your current balance. The next
payment is due to the Trip company this week, so student balances must be up-to-date. !
Call for Photos: If you have any great photos of the Band, please email them to Mr. Vogel
this week. He is putting together a slide-show presentation. Thank you!!
Thank you parents and grandparents for serving on the Uniform Committee, Food
Committee and as Chaperones and Pit Crew! Your hard work is much appreciated! !
Band Fees: Please see that these fees are paid to the WHS bookstore as soon as possible or
make arrangements for a payment plan. As a reminder, all debts must be paid to
participate in extracurriculars at WHS including the NYC trip.!
ECA Donations: In addition to the course fees, we are asking for a minimum suggested
donation of $150 to the Band ECA. Remember, every dollar you donate to the ECA account
is a dollar you get back in your taxes next year! Friends and family can donate as well! See
the following link for more information and convenient ways to donate. Thank you!!
http://www.mpsaz.org/community/eca/ !
Parents: Sign up for the WHS Band’s Remind program. This is especially useful for
updates on performance days!! To receive messages via text, text @bb5be to (602) 734-5658.
You can opt-out of messages at anytime by replying 'unsubcribe @bb5be’. Para recibir
mensajes via texto, marque: @bb5be al (602) 734-5658. Usted puede dejar la subscripcion
de mensajes a cualquier hora solo marque opt-out 'unsubcribe @bb5be' !
Mark your Calendar for these upcoming performances: !
• Monday, Nov. 10 - Solo & Ensemble Recital!
• Tuesday, Nov. 25 - Band Feeder Area Concert, 7:00 PM!
• Thursday, Dec. 4 - Band Concert, 7:30 PM!
Questions? Contact the Band Office with specific questions at [email protected] or call
Best Wishes! !
Aaron Vogel, Director of Bands!
Westwood High School!
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