We hope that everyone has started the second semester off smoothly as we look forward to a busy few months preparing for concerts, contests, and much, much, more!
All-Region Auditions – THIS Saturday, 1/20 at Summerville HS
All-Region Auditions are this Saturday, 1/20/18 at Summerville HS in North Charleston. Participating students have been working hard preparing for the audition over the past several months. Involved students were provided information packets last week including an acknowledgement form that is DUE tomorrow, 1/18. 22 auditionees from May River HS will participate in the auditions. Students that qualify will participate in the All-State auditions on 2/27 at Lexington HS in Columbia. Students that are selected into the All-Region IV Honor Band will participate in a Clinic/Concert on February 23-24, 2018 at Charleston State University.
All-County Honor Band Audition Results
Out of 46 instrumentalists in the May River HS Band Department, 39 qualified to have their recorded auditions forwarded for All-County Honor Band consideration. Of the 39 auditionees, 37 band members were selected into the 2018 Beaufort County Schools All-County Honor Band!!!! On 77 instrumentalists county-wide were selected.
All-County Honor Band Clinic and Concert – February 1st-2nd
The All-County Honor Band Clinic is on February 1st and 2nd at Beaufort HS. The All-County Honor Band Concert will be on Friday, February 2nd at Beaufort HS in the evening. More information will follow in the coming days. Since the May River HS band comprises 48% of the entire All-County Band, we are hoping that the May River HS Band Parents will comprise 50% of the concert’s audience!
NEXT Band Parent General Meeting – Monday, February 5th, 7:30pm in the May River HS Band Hall
NEXT BAND PARENT FUNDRAISER – ANNUAL CRAFT FAIR, Saturday, 2/24/18
NEXT On Campus Concert – MRHS Wind Symphony – Pre-Pre-CPA Concert – Tuesday, 2/27/18, 6:30pm
SILVER – SOUND !!!!!!