Congratulations on great performances by the Concert Band and Wind Ensemble at Wednesday's ABCUSD Band Festival! Both groups received many positive comments by the adjudicators. Thank you so much to all the friends and family who came to support the students. We would also like to thank the Tetzlaff Middle School band for hanging out and eating pizza with us. Come check out the Wind Ensemble this Thursday evening at SCSBOA Band Festival held at Bellflower High School!
WINTER GUARD EARNS 1ST PLACE!
The Gahr Winter Guard competed on Saturday at the WGASC show at Arcadia High School and won 1st place in the Scholastic AAA Division! Thank you so much to all the parents who helped throughout the day with hair, make up, equipment, and carpooling. Keep up the great improvement Winter Guard!!
WIND ENSEMBLE @SCSBOA BAND FESTIVAL THIS THURSDAY 3/24
This Thursday, March 24th, the Wind Ensemble will be performing at SCSBOA Band Festival at Bellflower High School! Call time is 7:00PM in the GHS Band Room to load and bus to Bellflower. Make sure you eat dinner and change into all black concert attire after school. We warm up at 8:30PM, perform at 9:00PM, and have a clinic at 9:30PM. Parents, friends, and family are welcome to join us to watch the performance and clinic! Following festival, we will make a quick In-N-Out stop on the way back to Gahr! Bring your own money. We should arrive back to Gahr by approximately 11:30PM.
TOTALLY 80s DANCE ON SATURDAY 5/7
SAVE THE DATE -- OUR "TOTALLY 80s DANCE" IS ON SATURDAY, MAY 7TH FROM 6PM TO 11PM AT THE GAHR HIGH SCHOOL GYM!
This will be an evening of dinner, dancing, and fun - set in the 80s! Wear your best 80s fashion! Buy raffle tickets for your chance to win totally radical gift baskets!!
Tickets are just $20/person in advance. Price goes up to $25 at the door. We are asking each family to sell at least two tickets. We will be passing out a pre-sale form to sell tickets OR tickets can be purchased via PayPal on our website:
6:44AM Jazz Band
3:00-5:30PM Indoor Percussion Rehearsal
5:00-8:30PM Winter Guard Rehearsal
6:44AM Jazz Band + bagel party!
EMERGENCY DRILLS DURING SCHOOL
5:00-8:30PM Indoor Percussion Rehearsal - Glen Crosby?
6:30PM Executive Meeting @ Coco's Bakery (South & Gridley)
NUT ORDER PICK UP
No Jazz Band
3:00-6:00PM Winter Guard rehearsal
3:00-5:00PM Important Wind Ensemble rehearsal / run-through
No Jazz Band
SENIOR PRIVILEGE DAY
WIND ENSEMBLE @SCSBOA BAND FESTIVAL
Eat dinner and change to all black concert attire after school
6:59PM Wind Ensemble Call Time in Band Room
7:00PM Load equipment / busses
7:15PM Bus to Bellflower High School (15301 McNab Ave, Bellflower, CA 90706)
7:30PM Unload / Watch other groups
8:30PM Warm up
9:00PM Performance Time
9:30PM Clinic - Parents are encouraged to watch!
10:00PM Debrief / Load busses
10:15PM In-N-Out stop on Alondra & Studebaker - Bring your own money.
11:15PM Return to Gahr / Unload equipment
11:30PM Dismissal - TAKE INSTRUMENTS HOME OVER SPRING BREAK.
10AM-7PM Indoor Percussion Camp!
Winter Guard WGASC Riverside Invitational Show