The garbage bags will be delivered Wednesday, February 20. We need help unloading at 7am. Orders can be picked up from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. in the DCHS bandroom. Please be prepared for rain when you come pick them up. There is an overhang at the band room to help keep loading as dry as possible. All orders should be picked up by 7 p.m.
All Philadelphia payments should already be in. There is a meeting Monday at 6 p.m. in the DCHS Auditorium to go over final details. Students will also be practicing after school beginning next week to prepare for their performance. Rehearsals are Thursdays 3:20-4:30 at DCHS. Dates are Feb. 28, Mar. 7, 14, 21. DMS students can ride the bus to DCHS.
There is all band parent meeting Monday at 6:30 in the DCHS band room to go over the upcoming mattress sale. We would love to see everyone there!
Students have upcoming tests at DMS on Monday, Feb. 25.
6th - Concert F Scale
7th and 8th - Two Octave Chromatic Scale
Rain, rain, go away!! Please be aware that all instruments are temperature sensitive and most are moisture sensitive. No instrument should be left in a car. Due to shrinking and expanding, pads can fall out and the body have various issues occur. Wood instruments will crack. Brass instrument, while not as affected, will expand and contract, causing issues. Excessive moisture exposure can also cause molding in the cases.
Please be sure to follow the band on Facebook and sign up for the Remind alerts. Codes for each class are listed on the home page. Have a wonderful week!