2013-14 Band Handbook (High School)

Congratulations to our 2013 Graduates and thanks to everyone who played in Grad Band today!

Attached please find your “packet” (PDF) for this coming year.

It it you should find:

  1. Handbook Information
  2. Uniform Information
  3. Handbook Confirmation Form (page 10, please print, sign and return by the Cherry Fest, June 15th)
  4. Calendar for Next Year
  5. Uniform Fee List (Do not pay now. This will be collected in August at uniform fittings. It is included so you may plan ahead for August.)
  6. A list of Frequently Asked Questions about Band

We will see you for practice on Tuesday at 7pm.

Holiday Performance Schedule

The upcoming 2012 holiday concert schedule:

  • Wednesday, December 12: Junior High, 7pm
  • Thursday, December 13: High School, 7:30pm
  • Monday, December 17: Middle school, 7pm

All concerts are in the High School Auditorium. The concerts are open to the public, so invite family and friends to celebrate the holidays with the AW bands.

Other appearances by AW bands this holiday season:

The Marching Generals kicked off the holiday performance season with parades in Chicago on November 17th and Lake Orion (Michigan) on December 1st.

Jazz Band at Seagate Center

The Jazz Band will perform for a Rotary Event at the Seagate Center on Thursday, April 19th.

Students will be released during 8th period to travel to Toledo for the 3:00pm performance.

After the performance, we will go to Pizza Papalis for dinner. Students should bring $6 to cover the cost of the meal.

Students will return to the school at 5:45pm.

Please note: This performance is not open to the public.

Jazz Band at Open House

The Jazz Band has been asked to play a few tunes before the opening meeting at Open House on
Wednesday, March 14. Students should report to the band room at 6:00pm dressed in nice casual
clothes (no jeans please). We will play in the auditorium from approximately 6:15-6:30pm.