UPDATES AND REMINDERS FOR THE WEEK OF 2/6/2017
- Tue, 2/7: Big Band, 6:30-8:30pm
- Tue, 2/7: Band Parent Meeting, Library, 7:00pm.
- Thu, 2/9: Jazz and Percussion Concert, 7:00pm. 5:30pm call time for Jazz Lab, 6:00pm call for big band. Percussion call time TBD.
- Fri, 2/10: Pep Band Double Header and Alumni Pep Night. 4pm call, 5pm game start and 6:30pm game start. Band Alumni Association is providing dinner this evening.
PERCUSSION AND JAZZ CONCERT
Our percussion ensemble, big band, and jazz lab will present a concert on Thursday, February 9, at 7pm in the auditorium. Admission is free. Come on out and enjoy the music of some of our smaller ensembles!
SYMPHONIC BAND RECORDING SESSION
Symphonic Band students will be professionally recorded on Thursday, February 16, from 6-9pm. This session is mandatory.
PULLED PORK DINNER TICKETS...
Were handed out in class. Please see your student for tickets. As a reminder, the sale is on February 18th, the same day as one of our games. More tickets can be obtained from Mr. Stinson in the band office.
Our next major concert is Sunday, February 26, at 3pm (this date has changed from the original calendar published in August). We will have performances by the Concert Band, Symphonic Band, and our special guests will be the District 86 Joliet All-City Band. Our guest conductor for the afternoon will be Philip Clarke, JCHS Class of 1972.
The Pep Band schedule has been posted on our band calendar since August; for ease of use, a sheet with all of the dates listed is supplied below. Note: we will not be requiring students to purchase a polo or shirt for pep band; students may wear spirit wear and/or their marching band t-shirt.
ALUMNI PEP NIGHT
The JTHS Band Alumni Association will be hosting its Alumni Pep Night on Friday, February 10. Pizza will be provided. More information soon, and if you know an alumni that would like to participate, please spread the word.
CALENDAR AND STAYING CONNECTED
A reminder: our band calendar is located online at www.jolietcentralbands.org, under calendar. The calendar is updated regularly - please stay informed and connected!