Once again, great work this past weekend at the 3rd annual Gahr Invitational Field Tournament! Thank you to all the parents and alumni who donated and volunteered to make this our biggest and most successful field tournament yet!! We have a Booster Meeting tonight at 6:30PM in the Band Room to recognize the great things that happened, as well as discuss areas we can improve for the next one! See you tonight.
3RD PAYMENT DUE TOMORROW 10/5/17
The 3rd donation of $125 is due this Thursday, October 5th in the Drop Box. Checks are made payable to "Gahr Band Boosters." If you are making a cash payment, please get a receipt from Mr. Loney before turning it into the Drop Box. We cannot pay our instructional staff or for field show competitions without your donation. You can also make a payment online here. Please communicate with Mr. Loney if you have any issues with your financial obligation.
AMERICAN GREETINGS GIG!
Tomorrow, Thursday, October 5th, some students in the band have been selected to participate in a film shoot for "American Greetings." This is an incredible opportunity to get a real-life experience of what goes into the production of advertising! There is a packet of forms that you will need to get filled out and signed by your parents if you are involved. You will be excused from school all day on Thursday, October 5th for the film shoot. Make sure you have everything you need for full uniform. You can bring your backpack and things to work on if there is downtime.
WHAT: American Greetings Gig
WHEN: Thursday, October 5, 2017
TIME: 7:30AM - 5PM (all day)
WHERE: Andrews Dr., Long Beach, CA 90807
CONTACT: Hayley Buckingham, (818) 643-0883, firstname.lastname@example.org
ATTIRE: Full marching band uniform - marching jacket, black marching pants, long black socks, black compression shirt/shorts, polished black marching shoes, shako and plume. We will be showing up in full uniform, but have a nice set of school clothes & shoes in case we have time to change afterwards.
FOOD: Eat a good breakfast before you arrive. The production will be providing a lunch as well as snacks and drinks throughout the day.
7:25AM UPDATED CALL TIME to change into full uniform
8:00AM Load equipment / bus departs
8:30AM Arrive on set
Much of the day is TBD. There might be downtime; there might not be. Be ready to receive instructions and choreography and make sure you are paying attention at all times to the director for what they want. Remember you are representing Gahr High School all day long. This is an amazing opportunity with paid professionals. Be on your BEST behavior and have a great time!