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Welcome to the Big Mac Band Website!

Latest Info... Band/Band Booster Calendar

* Summer & Fall 2017 is on calendar *

Upcoming Events  
Percussion Audition Wed., June 28 7am - 9am Percussion section auditions. 
New Member Practice Wed., June 28 9am - 12noon Band Camp for 4th of July Parade. Freshman & New Members only.
Uniform Fittings Wed., June 28 - Sat., July 1 Please refer to schedule and price list on Uniform page.  Members are scheduled by last name. Parent Volunteers are needed and welcomed...contact Jen Montuoro.
4th of July Parade Band Camp Thurs., Fri., & Mon.

June 29 - July 3

9am-Noon

Band Camp for 4th of July Parade.
4th of July Parade Tues., July 4 Report time TBD at High School.  Parade begins at 9am. Big Mac Band will march towards the end of the parade this year.
Band Booster Meeting Tues., July 18

7:30pm

Meeting in HS band room.
Symphonic Band Survey Due Date Sat., July 15

Attention perspective symphonic band members for 2017-18. Please complete the Symphonic Band Survey on the Audio Resources page by July 15, 2017. Your opinion matters!!  

Band Camp Mon., Aug. 7- Fri., Aug. 11 8-4pm every day.  Be prepared for outdoor practice.  See Band Camp page for specific info TBD.
Mattress Sale Sat., Aug. 12

10am-4:30pm

Great mattresses at great prices!
Band Booster Meeting Tues., Aug. 15

7:30pm

Meeting in HS band room.  First packet of car raffle ticket money due.
District 1 Honor's Band Auditions Mon., Oct. 2 @ TBD District 1 Honor's Band Auditions at South Fayette High School.  Audition pieces are listed on the PMEA District 1 Website.
Symphonic Band Auditions Wed., Oct. 4 @ TBD CMHS Symphonic Band Auditions at CMHS band room.  Audition piece packets will be available in late April from Mr. Schrader.

KUDOS TO OUR BAND STUDENTS...

Congratulations to the members of the Big Mac Band who participated in the Music in the Parks adjudication at Cedar Point in Saturday, May 13, 2017.  

  • Symphonic Band--Superior rating and highest scoring high school ensemble 

  •  Jazz band--Superior rating and highest scoring high school ensemble 

  • Brenden Stilwell--Best Jazz Soloist of the two day festival 

  •  Pan and Percussion Ensemble--Superior rating 

  •  Clarinet Choir--Excellent rating 

  •  Flute Choir -- Excellent rating. 

 Great job Big Mac Band members!!! 

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Congratulations to the following students who made District 1 Honor's Band.  Natalie Cummings (piccolo), Zayne Webster (1st chair tuba), Ryan Fulton (trumpet), Jamison Rovnak (1st Chair bass clarinet), Jacob Bard (bass clarinet), Abby Dellovade (percussion), and Jacob Schoeler (french horn).  This is a huge honor for these 7 students to make this extremely competitive ensemble.  A thank you also to the 25 members of the BMB who auditioned.  

 Congratulations to Josh Lewis (trombone) and Brenden Stilwell (tenor sax) who made District 1 Honor's Jazz Band.  Josh will be performing in jazz band 1 with Dr. Jason Kush, Slippery Rock University directing and Brenden will be in jazz band 2 with Dr. David Glover serving as guest director.  Great job BMB members!

 

 
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This page was last updated Wednesday June 21, 2017

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