BAND SCHEDULE FROM MARCH, 2013 TO JUNE, 2013

March 11: Band Pre-MPA (Music Performance Adjudication) Performance, MCHS Auditorium (Report at 6:30 p.m., Performance begins at 7:00 p.m.)*
March 19-22: Band MPA (District Evaluation). Exact Date TBA. Hickory Ridge High School.*
April 18-21: Disney Trip (see below for practice schedule)
May 11: Solo & Ensemble MPA (District Evaluation) at Bailey Middle School, Cornelius
May 16: Band Banquet, MCHS
May 21: Spring Concert, MCHS Auditorium (Report at 6:30 p.m., Performance begins at 7:00 p.m.)*
TBA Graduation*

*These performances are a culmination of weeks of preparation. Students are required to attend these performances and will receive a test grade based on their participation/performance.

Practice schedule for Disney trip:February 26 (Tuesday) 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.March 26, (Tuesday) 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.March 28 (Thursday) 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.April 9 (Tuesday) 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.April 11 (Thursday) 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.April 16 (Tuesday) 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

TUTORING
Tutoring will be held on Mondays from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. (beginning January 28th). Students may sign up for tutoring with Mr. Boren. Tutoring is for students at any proficiency level and includes preparation for Solo & Ensemble MPA.

SPRING TRYOUTS
Tryouts (and preparation training) for next year’s drum major, color guard, and drum line will be held in May, 2013 (exact dates TBA).