In the Band Room: November 5-9

Dear Band Family,

Can you believe that the first quarter has come and gone? Although it was a strange 9 weeks, we are still making good progress here! Please read below for some updates.

Band Books are Here!

Please send in a check, written to HABB (Hilburn Academy Band Boosters), or cash in an envelope with your student’s name on it.

6th Grade Books:
If your student IS NOT a percussionist, your book costs: $8.79
If your student IS a percussionist, your book costs: $14.39

7th Grade Books:
If your student IS NOT a percussionist, your two books cost: $15.95
If your student IS a percussionist, your two books costs: $18.32

8th Grade Books:
If your student IS NOT a percussionist, your green book costs: $7.96
If your student IS a percussionist, your green book costs: $10.36
*If your student needs a yellow book, the cost is $7.96.

All-County Results

On October 23rd, we had 6 students audition for the All-County Honor Band. These students put in countless hours of work and competed against hundreds of the best players in the county.

Congratulations to 8th graders Samantha Lazo-Ortiz, Nathaniel Tucker, and 7th grader Cole Groff for making the band! If you’d like to see these musicians in action, join us for the All-County Honor Band concert at the auditorium of Ligon Magnet Middle School on Friday, November 16th, at 7pm.

Mark Your Calendars!!

- Donuts will be sold by the Band Boosters THIS FRIDAY (11/9/2018) during morning arrival.
- Winter Concert: Monday, December 17th at 6:30pm in the Sanderson High School auditorium.
*Please be sure to have proper concert attire! Check pg. 7 of the handbook for details.
- All-District Registration Due Date: December 5th
- All District Auditions: Saturday, January 5th, at Southeast Guilford High School

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