Coal City Bands

Building a better future through music

 

Week of March 18th, 2019

  1. Jazz band will rehearse Monday and Wednesday this week from 7:15am-8:15am. Please be ready to play on time- we only have 8 rehearsals before our performance at the Quarry.

  2. Playing tests have been assigned to both wind and percussion students. Please check google classroom for more information.

  3. ALL students MUST take home their instruments over spring break. You may take them home after school Thursday or Friday.

  4. Students interested in attending next year’s trip: The boosters are offering $100 toward your trip for writing an essay and volunteering at upcoming music events. Please see Mr. Vazquez if you’re interested.

  5. Upcoming events:

    • March 24th- Winterguard competition

    • April 4th, 5:30pm- Parent/Student Marching Band Meeting

    • April 17th- Jazz Band Performance at The Quarry in Lemont, Illinois

    • April 26th, 7:00pm-Jazz Dance Night

    • April 27th- Illinois State University Concert Band Festival

    • May 7th, 7:00pm- Home Concert

Week of March 11th, 2019

  1. Jazz band will rehearse Monday and Wednesday this week from 7:15am-8:15am. Please be ready to play on time- we only have 10 rehearsals before our performance at the Quarry.

  2. Section Leader applications for the 2019 season are due March 15th.

  3. The music boosters will have a meeting this Monday, March 11th at 7:00pm in the Unit District office. Next year we will have openings for two officer positions.

  4. Congratulations to all involved with this weekend’s performances of Tuck Everlasting!

  5. Upcoming events:

    • April 4th, 5:30pm- Parent/Student Marching Band Meeting

    • April 17th- Jazz Band Performance at The Quarry in Lemont, Illinois

    • April 26th, 7:00pm-Jazz Dance Night

    • April 27th- Illinois State University Concert Band Festival

    • May 7th, 7:00pm- Home Concert

 
 

Eriq Vazquez, Director of Bands

evazquez@coalcityschools.org

815.634.2396 x7801

Coal City High School

655 West Division Street

Coal City, IL 60416