2. Hawaii Band & Color Guard Trip - July 2nd - 7th! We want everyone to go and we can still make this a reality! Use the Hawaii Sponsorship Letter and send these out over break or hand deliver to your family, friends, parent’s co-workers, local businesses, etc. We will be representing Gahr High School out of state! This is the experience of a lifetime and you do NOT want to miss out. Hawaii = Christmas present!
3. Outstanding donations - If you still have outstanding donations from the marching band season, get these in ASAP. We have bills to pay for equipment, for our instructional staff, and for transportation. The program cannot function without these funds. If you are planning to be in Winter Drumline or Winter Guard, you will not be eligible if you have not met this obligation.
4. Gahr Marching Gladiators Recognition - Wear your “Dystopia” field show t-shirt & jeans for the following two important events:
- Tuesday, January 6th at 6:45 p.m. - ABC Unified School District Board Meeting
- Monday, January 26th at 6:15 p.m. - Cerritos City Hall
5. Winter Pep Rally - Friday, January 9th - Jazz Band will be performing and the entire marching band will be recognized in the rally by Dr. Zietlow. Wear hoodies & jeans. Jazz Band will get a permission slip to be excused for 5th period & everyone else will get a call slip to be excused before the end of the period.
6. Zumba! - Saturday, January 10th from 8:30-10:30 a.m. in the MPR
Pre-sell tickets for $10 (students get $5 per ticket towards account)
Tickets are $15 at the door
Yes… Mr. Loney will be participating on stage…
6. Honor Band Auditions:
Woodwinds - Tuesday, January 20th
Brass & Percussion - Wednesday, January 21st
PRACTICE SLOWLY AND ALWAYS USE A METRONOME.
7. Drumline and Guard Car Wash & Pancake Breakfast - Saturday, January 17th from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. We will be handing out pre-sale tickets for you to earn money for your drumline or guard account at your first rehearsal during winter break. You keep 100% of the money from pre-sale donations!
Winter Drumline rehearsals over break:
Saturday, 1/3/15 all day 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Winter Guard rehearsals over break:
Monday, 12/29 all day 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.