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7th Grade Jazz Band 2017-2018
Note: Tenor Saxes- One of you will go to Alto and one to Bari
|Alto Sax||Tenor Sax||Bari Sax|
|Lang, Owen||Wazenegger, Paige|
|Garvey, Emmie||Orlowski, Claudia|
|Krueger, Noah||Blankenship, Beau||Maderafont, Vivian|
|Wallace, Zane||Berry, Baxter|
|Stefanek, Nancy||Davis, Aiden|
|Harper, Alison||Rodriguez, Daniel||Drums|
|Housley, Reagan||Hsu, Stanley|
|Kane, Garrett||Payne, Brock|
|Haenggi, Josef||TBA||McDaniel, Ryan|
|2017-18 8th Grade Jazz Band|
Andover Central Middle School Band
Schedule of Performances
Saturday, October 1 Greater Andover Days Parade for 7th and 8th grades
9 AM- 12 AM
Saturday, November 5 *KMEA District VI Honor Band for selected 8th grade
8 AM- 6 PM
Saturday, November 12 *Pioneer League Honor Band for selected 7th and 8th grade 8 AM- 5 PM
Monday, November 14 ACMS 6-7-8 Band Concert
7 PM at ACMS Gymnasium
Monday, November 21 Night of Jazz- 7-8 Jazz Band Concert
7PM at ACHS Auditorium
Saturday, February 11 *Southern Plains Honor Band at Andover for selected
5-6-7 grades 8AM- 8PM
Thursday, February 16 ACMS 6-7-8 Band and Jazz Band Concert
7 PM at ACHS Auditorium
Friday, February 17 Friends Jazz Festival Jazz Band All Day
Wednesday, April 19 Pioneer League Band Festival 7th & 8th All Day
Saturday, May 6 *Frontier City- Heartland Music Festival
7th and 8th Grade Bands- All Day
Wednesday, May 17 Spring Fling Concert for grades 5-6-7-8 at ACHS
Tuesday, May 23 8th Grade Celebration 8th Grade Jazz Band plays
Performances are required and are an important part of the student’s grade.
* Denotes optional participation or select groups.
Students are expected to practice at least 60 minutes per week (10 minutes six times per week works great!). Please make sure your child is practicing the necessary amount of time, and completing their practice cards accurately. Practice cards are due every week and must be signed by a parent/guardian, even if it is for zero minutes.
Grading of Practice cards:
60+ minutes: A
40-59 minutes: B
20-30 minutes: C
0 minutes but signed: D
0 minutes, no signature: F