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Pep Band - Blue Jackets Now March 13!

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A conflict arose with our original date for this event, so it has been changed. It now allows members of the FHSCB to participate in the OHC honor band on February 25. That being said...

The pep band will be traveling to Nationwide Arena on Sunday, March 13, to perform before the Blue Jackets game vs. the New Jersey Devils.  Here are the details:

12:00 - Load bus/trailer 12:30 - Depart for Columbus 1:15 - Arrive/unload 1:30 - Set up 2:00 - Doors open, performance begins 2:30 - Performance ends 3:00 - Game begins 5:30* - Game over. Load trailer, bus. 6:30* - Arrive FHS
*-times approximate
*All band members need to pay for their $20 performer ticket, which is deeply discounted. All band member tickets will be ordered together through the boosters. Please put a check or money order for $20 in the booster mailbox no later than February 18, payable to Fairbanks Music Boosters. If you do not order a ticket, you will not be admitted to Nationwide Arena. If you are unable to attend this even…

Annie Pit Orchestra - Important Info.

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I'm so excited that we're able to put together a wonderful orchestra for the FHS Players' upcoming production of "Annie"!  This may be one of the most challenging musical undertakings you've ever embarked on, but I promise it will also be one of the most rewarding. There's a lot of details for performers in here, so please read carefully and contact me if you have any questions whatsoever.

*Rehearsals will be held generally on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays  (with a few exceptions) after school until 5:30pm during the months of February and March. The April schedule gets a little crazier with dress rehearsals and tech week. A complete list of rehearsal dates and times can be found below. The calendar of events is always up to date at fairbanksband.org.

*Each rehearsal will cover specific parts of the music and will be listed in advance. If you are not playing in a particular section, you need not be in the rehearsal room.

*Home practice will be require…