Pride of the Mountains Band

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Welcome to the Pride of the Mountains Band Page!


Reminders


Hope you had a wonderful Spring Break!

A few Reminders:

-We have a very important after school practice on Tuesday. Please be in attendance. We will continue after school practice. May 4th will be the last one of the year.

-4/16 Jazz Band Performs at OASIS (during school). Permission slips will be given Monday and need to be returned ASAP.

-4/20 Jazz Band Concert with YHC Jazz Band (7 PM) Call time will likely be around 6 but I will let you know ASAP.

4/23 Jazz Band Performs at Union County Senior Center during school. Permission slips will be handed out soon.

4/23 Chamber Ensembles Concert at Woody Gap School (for those who have signed up). Concert is at 6 PM.

-5/7 Spring Concert, Glenn Auditorium, YHC, 6 PM.

-5/11-5/15 Leadership Tryouts, 3:30-5:30 UCHS Band Room.

-5/15 7PM Awards Banquet at Civic Center

-5/23 Memorial Day Parade. Times TBA.

Looking forward to getting back in the routine!


Band Camp Dates


This email applies to anyone who is planning on being a member of UCHS Marching Band Next year (including potential March-up students). Band camp 2015 dates will be as follows:

-Percussion/Color Guard Camp: July 20-24

-New Members only- July 23-24 (for any students who are new to band). Also band leadership will need to be here. This is where we will teach our new students how to march.

-Full band Camp-July 27-31 (this is for all band members).

After band camp, we will begin our regular practice schedule.

Please remember, all students who are in marching band need to attend band camp! Looking forward to another great year!


Jazz Band Dates


The concert dates for the jazz band, thus far, are as follows:

March 24th, 7PM Perform a joint concert with the Louis Romanos Quartet (a professional group)

April 20th (time TBA) perform at YHC with the YHC Jazz Band.

We have also been asked to do the FUMC Oasis group again, and the dates will be announced soon. In addition, we may very well do the gig in Blue Ridge, and the retirement community here in Blairsville again.


LGPE


As most of you know, with two weeks of winter weather, we have decided to cancel on LGPE this Thursday. Fannin, Towns, White and several others have decided to do so as well. What we have decided to do is to go to Fannin for a festival that will be hosted there. It will be very similar to LGPE, except it will be at Fannin, and will give us more time to prepare. The performance will be at 1:00 PM on March 19th. Students should be receiving field trip permission slips soon and please bring them back as soon as possible. Students will return to school before the school day is out, and the performance will be at Fannin and is open to the public. Looking forward to it!

Jazz Band at Oaisis


Wasn’t sure if this date was in the previous email so I decided to send it again to be sure. The jazz band will be performing at OASIS at FUMC Blairsville on April 16 at 1:00 PM. We will be back before school ends. Thanks!

BBQ Dinner


May 9th

11:00a.m-2:00p.m 

Civic Center

BBQ By: Full Throttle Ministries

UCHS Jazz Band Will be Performing!!!

$7.00 per Plate

Plate includes  sandwich, slaw, chips, dessert, and a drink

$3.00 for Sandwich only

Pre-order today!!!

First Place 
Chili Cook-Off Winner!
Congratulations to the Griddle Cafe!