03.01.15

Announcements


Congratulations to Jason Bennett for his performance with the NH All-State Jazz Band Feb. 5-7. 

To all the students of the music department:  Your performance at the holiday concert was outstanding!  The Jazz Band, Sound Waves, Concert Band and Choir all sounded great and the soloists were wonderful.  What a great group of students you all are!  Keep up the good work!

Congratulations to our All-State Musicians:  Sasha Jost, Alix Ecker, Ed Speidel, Jason Bennett, David Bergeron, Joel Weatherby.

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE MARCHING BAND AND COLOR GUARD FOR A FIVE GOLD STAR PERFORMANCE AT FINALS!!  Your hard work and dedication to the program and to each other is truly remarkable.  Even under adverse conditions, you performed with precision, intensity and musicality, leaving nothing on the field.  Thank you for a great seaon.  Looking forward to next year!

Upcoming Events:

Clark Terry/UNH Jazz Festival, Mar. 14: Jazz Band and Soundwaves only, Meet at School at 6:50 AM.  Bus leaves at 7:05.  Jazz Band warm-up time is 8 AM, performance at 8:30; Soundwaves warm-up time is 9:30, performance at 10:00 AM.  Events and professional performances during the day.  Awards and final concert at 7:00 PM.

Large Group Festival, Mar. 21 for Concert Band and Chorus: Meet at DHS at 6 AM, Buses leave at 6:10 AM.  Band and Chorus performs at Plymouth High School in the morning.  Return to DHS by 1:15 PM.

Keep checking the music calendar for events and times.

We need parents to sign up to volunteer at events.  Please visit http://vols.pt/mfj8US to sign up.

My email address is j.butka@dover.k12.nh.us if you need to contact me.