Wednesday, August 27, 2014

UAB Honor Bands

...from Sue Samuels, Director of Bands at UAB
Dear colleagues:
I hope that your fall semester has gotten off to a great start!
The UAB Bands are planning our annual events for middle school and high school students, and we hope that you will share this information with your students and encourage them to participate. Our hopes in these events is to offer enhanced and unique experiences for your students so that they bring knowledge and excitement right back into your band room! We also hope that your students enjoy their time with us at UAB that they will consider us as one of their college choices in the future!

 UAB All Star Marching Band - deadline for applications THIS Friday, August 29
The UAB All Star band Day is Saturday, September 13..this is soon! Students should be in grades 9-12 and have experience marching. Your students will have the opportunity to work with our faculty in masterclasses, and they will perform at halftime with both the UAB Band and the band from Alabama A&M!

 Students can apply online at www.uabbands.org. Go to the EVENTS tab or click here: http://uabbands.org/events/special-events/

 UAB Honor Bands - deadline for nominations October 10, 2014.

-UAB Middle School Honor Band
Registration and Info online at www.uabbands.org
December 4-6

-UAB High School Honor Band
Registration and Info online at www.uabbands.org
December 11-13
Click here to complete the online nomination forms due by October 10!
http://uabbands.org/events/honor-bands/band-directors-honor-band-infonomination-forms/

We look forward to welcoming you and your students to our campus.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Chicago Trip Verification


First Name
Last Initial
Traveler Type
Jaysea
A
Student
Anna Caroline
A
Student
Melissa
A
Chaperone
Joel
B
Student
Clay
B
Student
Jeweliana
B
Student
Darlene
B
Chaperone
Amanda
C
Student
Lisa
C
Chaperone
Micah
C
Student
Logan
C
Student
Kevin
C
Chaperone
Lisa
C
Chaperone
Megan
C
Student
Savannah
D
Student
Cheyenne
E
Student
Haleigh
F
Student
Millie
G
Student
Seth
G
Student
Hannah
H
Student
Jonathan
H
Student
Johnny
H
Student
Sharon
H
Chaperone
Gavin
H
Student
Matt
H
Chaperone
Chandler
H
Student
Jacob
I
Student
Hannah
J
Student
Denise
J
Chaperone
Phillip
J
Student
Dalton
K
Student
Christopher
K
Student
Matthew
L
Student
Ron
L
Chaperone
Eric
L
Chaperone
Susan
L
Chaperone
David
M
Chaperone
Shannon
M
Chaperone
Evan
M
Student
Meagan
M
Student
Beth
M
Chaperone
Kaity
N
Student
Matthew
O
Student
Kaleb
P
Student
Michele
P
Faculty
Kaleigh
P
Student
Brody
P
Student
April
P
Chaperone
Jordan
P
Student
Amiee
P
Chaperone
Andrew
P
Student
Tiffany
P
Chaperone
Laura
Q
Student
Amanda
Q
Chaperone
JJ
R
Student
Henry
S
Student
Brad
S
Faculty
Raechel
S
Student
Ginger
S
Chaperone
Mollie
S
Student
Iva
S
Chaperone
Taylor
T
Student
Chris
T
Student
Jaden
V
Student
Rachel
W
Student
Sherhonda
W
Chaperone
Olivia
W
Student
Laura
W
Chaperone
Janice
W
Chaperone
Amanda
W
Student
Lorna
W
Student
Kim
W
Chaperone
Matthew
W
Student
Jennifer
W
Chaperone
Steve
W
Chaperone

 Students and parents: The list above represents an initial deposit received for the Chicago trip. Check the list carefully to ensure your name is included. If you have paid the initial deposit but are no longer able to make the trip, please notify Dr. Sargent immediately. The next payment of $50.00 per person is due in the band room by September 1st to solidify your reservation. Forms to accompany the payment will be available shortly via the Remind101 text/e-mail communication system. Thank you, brad.sargent@sccboe.org.