Band Updates

Band Notes Jan 2, 2022

January 2, 2022

Upcoming Events

Monday, January 3

  • No school or band

 

Tuesday, January 4

  • Pep Band A & B 7-9:15pm (please see below for details)
  • Wind Symphony Woodwind Sectional 2:45-4:15 pm, HS band room
  • Competitive Winter Guard Rehearsal at MECC 6pm-9pm

 

Wednesday, January 5

  • Symphonic Band Brass Sectional 2:45-4:15 pm, HS band room

 

Thursday, January 6

  • Jazz I rehearsal 2:45-4:15 pm, HS band room
  • Competitive Winter Guard Rehearsal at MECC 6pm-9pm

 

Friday, January 7

  • Chamber Winds 2:45-4:30 pm, HS band room

 

Future planned events can be found on the updated band calendar: Mason Band Calendar

PEP BAND STARTS THIS WEEK!

Pep band starts this Tuesday night at 7pm.  Arrive in the front of MMS, and enter through the front “Performing Arts” A-2 Doors. For this week, cases can be left in Room 617 (Orchestra Room). After leaving cases in the orchestra room, head to the Arena, and find the “pep band” section of seats in the corner. 

 

For students that need to get equipment from MHS, the Music Wing door at MHS will also be unlocked from 6:30-7:00pm. 

 

Please see the following link for everything you need to know about Pep Band.  Pep Band Information

BAND PLACEMENT AUDITIONS FOR 2022-2023

All band placement audition information can be found using this link.

JAZZ BAND 1 AND 2 SCHEDULES

The Jazz Band 1 and 2 schedules for 2022 can be found here.  We are looking forward to a fun season!  Please read all communication from Mr. Jackson for additional information.

UPCOMING REHEARSAL DATES AND TIMES FOR HONOR BAND

District 13 Honor Band: All Rehearsals at Mason High School

The below events are for students selected by audition only.

9th Grade 


Monday, January 10

7:00-8:30 pm Read-Through rehearsal l (arrive by 6:30)

Friday, January 14

6:00-9:00 pm Rehearsal

Saturday, January 15

9:00am-4:00 pm Rehearsal (pizza lunch provided)


Concerts will be on Sunday January 16th at 4:00 pm.

HS Symphonic Winds and Wind Symphony (10-12)

 

Monday, January 10

7:00-8:30 pm Read-through rehearsal (arrive by 6:30)

Friday, January 14

4:00pm-5:30 pm Rehearsal

5:30-6:30 pm Dinner (on your own)

6:30-9:00 pm Rehearsal

Saturday, January 15

9:00am-12:00 pm Rehearsal

12:00 pm-1:00 pm Lunch (on your own)

1:00 pm-4:00 pm Rehearsal

WIND SYMPHONY KANSAS CITY TOUR UPDATE

Kansas City Trip Information


Kansas City Tour --Travel Meeting Presentation


How To Pay Wind Symphony Kansas City Tour Fees Information Link

(Payments Dates: Past Due, $300.00 (via Credit Card on Charms or checks payable to Mason Band Boosters) and 1/18/22, $400.00. Students with financial concerns should email Mr. Protzman now for payment assistance options.) 


Final Forms Field Trip Permission:  Due 12/17/2021

SYMPHONIC BAND CLEVELAND OMEA TRIP UPDATE

The commitment form and fee structure for the Symphonic Band trip are now live! Please read below for important forms, fees and deadlines. 

FORMS and FEES CHECKLIST

Will be updated as forms are added over the next several weeks

DUE DATE

ITEM and LINK

Past Due

Travel Survey and Commitment Form - CLICK HERE

Past Due 

Only if interested in assistance

Travel Scholarship Application -Closed 

Past Due

Trip Payment #1 - $150

Pay by Check made out to “Mason Band Boosters” and give to a band director OR Online via: CHARMS

January 18

Trip Payment #2 - $100

Pay by Check made out to “Mason Band Boosters” and give to a band director OR Online via: CHARMS

 

“How To” Guide for paying Trip Payments online on CHARMS : CLICK HERE


Resources from the original Travel Meeting on Zoom:

  1.  PDF of Slides from the Meeting: CLICK HERE 
  2.  Video of the Zoom Meeting: CLICK HERE
  3.  FAQ Document: CLICK HERE