This Tuesday, March 26th, both the Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble will be performing at SCSBOA Band Festival at Santiago High School! Students are to meet in the Band Room after 1st period for a run-through and to load the busses. Please make sure you turn in your signed field trip form tomorrow for periods 2-6. Show up to school wearing all black concert attire and bring money for lunch. We leave at 10:30AM, eat lunch approximately 11AM, Symphonic Band performance/sight-reading at 1:45PM, Wind Ensemble performance/sight-reading at 3:30PM, and arrive back at Gahr approximately 5:45PM. Parents, friends, and family are invited to join us for the performance and sight-reading!
Fri 3/22 - Winter Guard & Winter Drumline Final Payment PAST DUE
Tue 3/26 - Symphonic Band & Wind Ensemble @ SCSBOA Festival (Santiago HS)
Thu 3/28 - City of Cerritos Recognition @ 7PM
Sat 3/30 - Winter Drumline @ SCPA Prelims (CSUSB) & Winter Guard @ Arcadia HS (WGASC)
Wed 4/3 Monthly Booster Meeting
Thu 4/4 Islands Dinner Night!
Fri 4/5 Wind Ensemble clinic with Brian Hamilton (5th period)
Winter Drumline & Winter Guard Showcase in Gym - 6:30PM
Sat 4/6 Winter Drumline @ SCPA Finals @ Citizens Bank Arena (TBA)
Winter Guard @ Valencia HS (WGASC)
FINAL DRUMLINE AND GUARD PAYMENT PAST DUE
The final payment for Winter Guard of $125 and Winter Drumline of $150 and was due last Friday, March 22nd. Please turn in cash, checks made to "Gahr Band Boosters," or pay online. Please make sure you are caught up with all your payments this week so we are able to pay our instructional staff. Thank you!
6:30AM Jazz Band
3:00-5:00PM Full band rehearsal (Winter Drumline students dismissed 4PM)
6th-4PM Winter Guard Rehearsal
6:00-9:00PM Winter Drumline rehearsal
NO JAZZ BAND
SCSBOA Festival at Santiago High School!
Turn in the completed field trip form to Mr. Loney (double-sided). Bring money for lunch stop. Show up to school already wearing all black concert attire.
8:45AM Meet in Band Room after 1st period
8:50AM Set up ASAP for run-through of Symphonic Band music, Wind Ensemble music, and Sight-reading
10:00AM Load equipment
10:30AM Depart to In-N-Out (bring money for food)
11:00AM In-N-Out lunch stop - 9032 Trask Ave, Garden Grove, CA 92844
11:45AM Depart to Santiago High School - 12342 Trask Ave, Garden Grove, CA 92843
12:00PM Arrive, unload ASAP
1:00PM Head to warm up room
1:15PM Symphonic Band Warm Up
1:45PM Symphonic Band performance (Last Full Measure, Shenandoah, Into the Clouds)
2:15PM Symphonic Band Sight-reading - Parents encourage to attend!
2:45PM SB only put away equipment and head to concert hall to watch.
3:00PM Warm Up
3:30PM Wind Ensemble performance (Rippling Watercolors, Symphonic Movement)
4:00PM Wind Ensemble Sight-reading - Parents encourage to attend!
4:30PM Put away equipment
5:00PM Depart for Gahr
5:45PM Return to Gahr, unload ASAP
STUDY HALL FOR WINDS & PERCUSSION
4th/5th/6th - Hearing Test for 10th Graders at the beginning of class
5:00-8:00PM Winter Drumline rehearsal
6:30AM Jazz Band
6th-6:00PM Winter Drumline rehearsal
7:00PM City of Cerritos Recognition of Gahr Marching Gladiators!
18125 Bloomfield Ave, Cerritos, CA 90703
6:30AM Jazz Band
6th-4:00PM Winter Guard rehearsal/run-through
WINTER DRUMLINE - SCPA PRELIMS @ CSUSB
Hydrate and eat a good breakfast before you arrive. Bring money for lunch and dinner. Bring everything you need for full uniform including LONG BLACK SOCKS and shoes.
7:30AM Band Room open
8:00AM Rehearsal @ Gahr HS
10:00AM Rehearsal ends, load - EVERYONE HELPS 1ST.
11:15AM Get into carpool groups
11:30AM Carpool to CSUSB (5500 University Pkwy, San Bernardino, CA 92407). ALL PARENTS EXPECTED TO HELP WITH EQUIPMENT AND CARPOOL STUDENTS. DO NOT ASSUME YOUR STUDENT HAS A RIDE!
1:00PM Arrive @ CSUSB
1:13PM Unload (we are not allowed to unload before this time).
1:53PM Warm Up in lot “K”
2:53PM Push to gym - PARENT HELP NEEDED FOR PROPS! In addition to helping with the front ensemble equipment, the drumline is using scaffolding and an obelisk prop. The obelisk requires at least six parents to assemble and disassemble in the gym.
3:23PM Move floor to floor folding area, fold floor
3:35PM Load equipment - EVERYONE HELPS. THE TRUCK NEEDS TO BE MOVED TO LOT “N” BY 4:23 PM
4:45PM Groups of 4 or more for concessions and to watch other groups
8:30PM Awards ceremony (use restroom before awards)
9:15PM Carpool directly back to Gahr HS
10:45PM Arrive at Gahr HS, EVERYONE HELPS UNLOAD
WINTER GUARD - COMPETITION AT ARCADIA HS (WGASC)