2018-2019 New Waverly ISD Band Handbook

2018-2019 Band

CONGRATULATIONS to Lauren Skillern and Cade Edney for earning Superior Ratings on their UIL Solos! Best wishes for Cade as he advances to State Solo & Ensemble!

2019 High School Band Events

Spring

  • Thursday, May 2, Spring Concert, High School Gym, 6:30PM
  • Soundwaves Festival (Schlitterbahn Trip), May 10-11
  • May 22,  High School Graduation
  • Saturday-Monday, May 25-27, State Solo & Ensemble (qualified students)

New Waverly High School Summer Band Schedule 2019

Grades 9-12 (2019-2020 School Year)

To receive High School Band 2019-2020 remind messages, text “@nwhsband19” to 81010.

Week 1: Monday, July 29-Friday, August 1

  • July 29: Full Band 8AM-Noon, Brass Only 12:30-2:30
  • July 30: Full Band 8AM-Noon, Woodwinds Only 12:30-2:30
  • July 31: Full Band 8AM-Noon, Percussion Only 12:30-2:30
  • & Fri. Aug. 1 & 2: Full Band 8AM-Noon

Week 2: Monday, August 5-Friday, August 9

  • Aug. 5: Full Band 1-5PM
  • Aug. 6: Full Band 1-5PM, Brass Only 5-6PM
  • Aug. 7: Full Band 1-5PM
  • Aug. 8: Full Band 1-5PM, Woodwinds Only 5-6PM
  • Aug. 9: Full Band 1-5PM

Week 3: Monday, August 12-Friday, August 16:

  • Aug. 12: Full Band 1-5PM
  • Aug. 13: Full Band 1-5PM, Brass Only 5-6PM
  • Aug. 14: Full Band 1-5PM
  • Aug. 15: Full Band 1-5PM, Woodwinds Only 5-6PM
  • Aug. 16: Full Band 1-5PM

Week 4 (August 19-23)

  • Aug. 20: Full Band 6-8AM
  • Aug. 22: Full Band 6-8AM

What to wear: comfortable clothing with tennis shoes as well as sunscreen – we will be spending some time outside

What to bring:

  • instrument with all accessories (reeds, valve oil, etc),
  • I Recommend book for your instrument
  • Lyre (clip that holds the music/flipfolder on the instrument)
  • Flipfolder with extra pages to accommodate all stand tunes
  • Water
  • snacks

Where to meet: High School Bandhall

*Please bring at least 1 case of water so that we’ll have water available throughout Summer Band. We’ll also need bottled water for football games.

Remind

To receive reminders and updates about High School Band events, text @bandnwhs to (469) 502-7929

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