Friday, April 1, 2011

St. Clair County Honor Band

St. Clair County Honor Band is upon us! All students, beginner through high school, are eligible. Just sign up with Dr. Sargent, then show up and audition for a chair placement! We need as many participants as possible from Moody. $20.00 participation fee is due in the Moody band room from all participants by next Friday, April 8. Make checks payable to the Moody Band Boosters. See the announcement below from the host school, Ragland HS:

St. Clair County Honor Band

Location: Ragland High School

Dates: April 8-9. Friday, April 8-Rehearse from 8:30 AM-3:00 PM. Lunch will be provided. Saturday, April 9-Rehearse from 9:00 AM-10:30 AM, Concert at 11:00 AM. Concert admission is free.

Band Breakdown: H.S. Band-Grades 9-12. Jr. High Band-Grades 6-8.

Audition Date: Tuesday, April 5 from 4:00 PM until done. Judge assignments are pending.

Audition Material: A Flat, B Flat, E Flat, & F CONCERT Scales w/Arpeggio from memory (2 octaves for H.S. flutes and clarinets,extra credit for 2 octave Jr. High flutes and clarinets)and Sight Reading.

Percussion Audition Material: Sight reading only.

Cost: $20 per student-Includes lunch on Friday and an Honor Band Medal. Directors should collect fees and write one check for all students if possible. Thanks!