Coal City Bands

Building a better future through music


Week of December 10th, 2018

  1. It’s concert week! Reminder that we have a dress rehearsal Monday evening from 7:00-9:00pm. We will rehearse with community members from 7:00-8:00pm and then our concert set from 8:00-9:00pm

  2. Call time for the concert is 5:45pm. Students need to be dressed and ready to play by 6:00pm. Reminder: If you are one of the students who needs to bring his own pants for the uniform- do not forget your pants Tuesday evening.

  3. The music booster meeting scheduled for Monday, December 10th has been cancelled.

  4. Students will need their instruments at school until final exams begin.

  5. Jazz Band’s final rehearsal of the semester will be tomorrow morning. Please make sure you are ready to play right at 7:15am.

  6. Pit orchestra auditions will take place during class on Monday and Tuesday of finals week (12/17 and 12/18).

Week of December 3rd, 2018

  1. Jazz Band will rehearse Monday and THURSDAY this week from 7:15-8:15am. Please make sure you are ready to play right at 7:15.

  2. Pep Band “A” has a game this Friday, December 7th. Call time is 6:00pm.

  3. Thursday evening we will have a concert band rehearsal from 7:00pm-9:00pm. We also welcome Mr. Dan Valkema from Plainfield Central High School (retired). Please email Mr. Vazquez with any conflicts- especially if you’re involved with Madrigals this week.

  4. Audition music for pit orchestra will be distributed Thursday and Friday this week. Auditions will be the last week of the semester (12/17).

  5. Call time for our concert on December 11th will be 5:45pm.


Eriq Vazquez, Director of Bands

815.634.2396 x7801

Coal City High School

655 West Division Street

Coal City, IL 60416