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Booster Update From Mike

Fellow Music Parents,Happy Spring (one day early) to everyone and I hope those of you with NCAA tourney brackets are weathering the storm of some pretty big upsets. :)  In any case, I wanted to take a brief moment to update everyone on some items we have upcoming and/or underway:Annual Officer Elections - It's that time of year and we will be holding elections at our May 10th meeting.  A SignUpGenius list will be sent within the next week for those interested and wish to be on the ballot.  The only requirement to be an officer is to be a parent of a music student for next school year.  Being an officer is one of many ways to help make a difference for our Fairbanks music students!FHS and FMS Track Concessions - As part of our annual fundraising, we are again (2nd year) running the track concessions for the 6 home meets.  This raised over $1,000 for us last year.  We are in need of volunteers to work in the stand and/or donate food items.  We have one SignUpGenius list out for work…

A few words from the Blue Jackets!

Good afternoon,I’m excited to welcome the Fairbanks High School Band for a pre-game performance Sunday, March 13th, 2016 from 2-2:30 PM! I just wanted to send out some friendly reminders regarding the event.I have recently emailed out all tickets purchased for the event to the email address connected to purchase. Please make sure you check your spam/junk mail as they occasionally fall into that folder. If you did not receive them for any reason please let me know and I will have to have those reprinted and left at Will Call under the purchaser’s name.**Everyone attending including performers and families need a ticket to get into the building even if you don’t stay for the game!You guys will be performing on the Bud Light Terrace located up the stairs/escalators after you enter the McConnell Street entrance. That entrance is highlighted on the attached map. There is also a bus parking map attached in case the students will be arriving that way. Performers and anyone coming in with per…

Pep Band - Set List for CBJ

Set list for CBJ 3/13:
1. Victors
48. Ghostbusters
B. Gladiator
35. Live and Let Die
11. Tequila
19. Barbara Ann
25. I Knew You Were Trouble
34. Push It
27. Firework
45. Eye of the Tiger
21. Margaritaville
12. On Broadway
47. Hawaii Five-O
10. Louie Louie
37. Seven Nation Army
6. Alma Mater
1. Victors

FHSCB @ OMEA Contest - March 11

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FHSCB at OMEA Contest Friday, March 11, 2016 Thomas Worthington High School Performance Time: 4:30pm
Itinerary:
1:45 - Dress, load Trailer/Bus
2:15 - Depart for TWHS
3:00 - Arrive TWHS
3:45 - Warm Up
4:30 - Perform
4:50 - Sight Read
5:20 - Watch FHSCC
5:40 - Load trailer, meet in cafeteria, eat
6:00* - Receive rating
6:15* - Depart for home
7:00* - Arrive FHS

*Change into your concert attire during school before we depart.  Regular concert black is the code. Please do not let your attire be a distraction to the performance.
* If you wish, you will be able to eat  after our performance at approximately 5:30pm at the concession stand.  Bring spending money if you choose. 
*Please remember all of your materials including instrument, reeds, mouthpiece, neckstrap, etc.
*If you're riding home with a family member, I need a signed parent note by 2:15pm before we leave.
*The event is free and open to the public for moms, dads, family, and friends of the FSHCB. No audio or video recording o…