Week of 5/31/2021

I hope everyone enjoys their Memorial Day weekend as we gear up for the last week of school!

Announcements

– Marching Band Leadership Application: The Gold Star Regiment leadership application for the 2021-2022 school year is online. You will need to upload a resume and answer some self-inventory and scenario response questions, so allocate about 30 minutes to an hour to complete the application. The application is available here: https://forms.gle/ahNrZ47xWZCFsWNp8

– Marching Band Exercise and Pep Band Materials Now Live: The Gold Star Regiment exercise packets and pep band music is now viewable on this page: Gold Star Regiment Members’ Resources

– Continuing Band/Orchestra into 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra next year, or are interested in joining, please fill out the information form here: https://cajonhsmusic.org/join. Information from the form will be used to ensure you are placed in proper classes

– Renewing Instrument Loan Agreements for 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra for next year and have filled out the form above, you can renew your instrument loan agreement at this link: https://forms.gle/aA35e7PYqQUuUoJC8

Instrument/Textbook Returns: If you are not continuing in music at Cajon next year, instrument return will be during the textbook return periods THIS WEEK. The campus will be open for textbook returns 12pm-3pm on Tuesday through Thursday (6/1-6/3) and 8am-3pm on Friday 6/4.

Week of 5/24/2021

Announcements

– Marching Band Leadership Application: The Gold Star Regiment leadership application for the 2021-2022 school year is online. You will need to upload a resume and answer some self-inventory and scenario response questions, so allocate about 30 minutes to an hour to complete the application. The application is available here: https://forms.gle/ahNrZ47xWZCFsWNp8

– Marching Band Exercise and Pep Band Materials Now Live: The Gold Star Regiment exercise packets and pep band music is now viewable on this page: Gold Star Regiment Members’ Resources

– Continuing Band/Orchestra into 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra next year, or are interested in joining, please fill out the information form here: https://cajonhsmusic.org/join. Information from the form will be used to ensure you are placed in proper classes

– Renewing Instrument Loan Agreements for 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra for next year and have filled out the form above, you can renew your instrument loan agreement at this link: https://forms.gle/aA35e7PYqQUuUoJC8

Week of 5/3/2021

Announcements

– Marching Band Leadership Application: The Gold Star Regiment leadership application for the 2021-2022 school year is online. You will need to upload a resume and answer some self-inventory and scenario response questions, so allocate about 30 minutes to an hour to complete the application. The application is available here: https://forms.gle/ahNrZ47xWZCFsWNp8

– Continuing Band/Orchestra into 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra next year, or are interested in joining, please fill out the information form here: https://cajonhsmusic.org/join. Information from the form will be used to ensure you are placed in proper classes

Week of 4/26/2021

Announcements

– Marching Band Leadership Application: The Gold Star Regiment leadership application for the 2021-2022 school year is online. You will need to upload a resume and answer some self-inventory and scenario response questions, so allocate about 30 minutes to an hour to complete the application. The application is available here: https://forms.gle/ahNrZ47xWZCFsWNp8

– Continuing Band/Orchestra into 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra next year, or are interested in joining, please fill out the information form here: https://cajonhsmusic.org/join. Information from the form will be used to ensure you are placed in proper classes

Week of 4/19/2021

Sorry for the late post!

Announcements

Marching Band Leadership Application: The Gold Star Regiment leadership application for the 2021-2022 school year is online. You will need to upload a resume and answer some self-inventory and scenario response questions, so allocate about 30 minutes to an hour to complete the application. The application is available here: https://forms.gle/ahNrZ47xWZCFsWNp8

– Continuing Band/Orchestra into 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra next year, or are interested in joining, please fill out the information form here: https://cajonhsmusic.org/join. Information from the form will be used to ensure you are placed in proper classes

Week of 4/12/2021

Announcements

Testing Schedule: There will be no schedule modifications for testing- the district has decided that students will take a local assessment. April 19-May 21 is the district’s testing window- be sure to do your best and Ride for the Brand!

San Bernardino County Band Clinics: This Thursday, April 15 4pm-5pm, the San Bernardino County Music Educators’ Association is hosting a FREE online clinic for band students. Clinicians will be performing and presenting for students, covering tips and techniques and answering questions that students may have. Sessions will be by instruments. All of the clinicians have experience performing professionally.

Clinicians are:

Flute: Victoria Bata, Beaumont USD
Oboe & Bassoon: Robert Presler, YCJUSD
Clarinets: Dr. Kathryn Nevin, University of Redlands
Saxophones: Soon to be Dr. Brent Levine, Formerly MVUSD, currently @OSU
Trumpet: Miles McAllister, Principal trumpet Long Beach Symphony, Presidio Brass
Horn: Alexandra Arnhold, PUSD
Low Brass: Scott Sutherland, University of Redlands
Percussion: Kevin Bellefeuille

Register for the clinic at this link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScIpG0Dq479KCjpseIBuPhmgpR4UTp7QxqL3evKo1fkGXt6NA/viewform

– Continuing Band/Orchestra into 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra next year, or are interested in joining, please fill out the information form here: https://cajonhsmusic.org/join. Information from the form will be used to ensure you are placed in proper classes

Week of 4/5/2021

Welcome back from Spring Break, and welcome to the restart of the Cajon HS Instrumental Music Department website! I hope you all had a restful break and were able to recharge your batteries for the rest of the school year. We’re in our last two months of the 2020-2021 school year!

Announcements

Continuing Band/Orchestra into 2021-2022 School Year: If you are continuing in band or orchestra next year, or are interested in joining, please fill out the information form here: https://cajonhsmusic.org/join. Information from the form will be used to ensure you are placed in proper classes

Resources Updated: The resources tab on the website has been updated with links, articles, and resources for all classes. Be sure to browse through when you have the chance!