***BEGINNING OF THE YEAR INFO IN THE NEXT POST***
(This message is for those who are participating in the All Region Band Competition which is Symphonic Band or some Concert Band Students. This does not pertain to beginning band)
Mock Region auditions – Wednesday, October 16th
· Students will get out of school early and go to FMS to participate in the district Mock All-Region Band Auditions with all three FISD middle schools.
· The purpose is to prepare in a real audition setting with other students.
· This is a required event (If there is another school conflict, please contact the directors)
· Auditions end when each section has completed all of their auditions, no later than 5:30.
· Parent pickup is at FRENSHIP MIDDLE SCHOOL at 5:30 (or earlier if they are done).
All Region Auditions – November 7th or 9th
· The students have been working hard for 2 months on this music, this is the big audition! Over 900 students will be at HMS from Lubbock ISD, Frenship ISD, Plainview ISD, and Lubbock Cooper ISD.
· More details will be coming soon about details
· Thursday Nov 2nd – Saxes, Tuba, Euphonium, Oboe, Bassoon, Bass Clarinet
o 3:45-9:00 PM (Or earlier if finished)
· Saturday Nov 4th – Flutes, Clarinets, Trumpets, French Horns, Trombones, Percussion
o 8:30AM-3:00 PM (Most finish earlier)
· The winners of these auditions will practice and perform at the All Region Clinic and Concert held on November 18th and 19th