Week of 1/29/2018

Announcements:

See’s Candies: See’s Candies orders are due no later than the end of the day on Tuesday, January 30th. Please make all checks out to “CHS Gold Star Boosters.”

All-City Honor Band and Orchestra Auditions: All-City Honor Band and Orchestra auditions will be held at Cajon after school on Thursday, February 1st. A signup sheet for timeslots will be posted on Monday. If you cannot make auditions on Thursday, you may attend an audition at any other site listed on the calendar on the handout.

Santa Cruz Jazz Festival: Exciting news- the Jazz Band has been invited to play the Santa Cruz Jazz Festival, running March 16th-17th. More info will be communicated through rehearsal this week, and a parent meeting will be scheduled in the next two weeks.

Band Room Cleaning Day: We are scheduled to get new flooring on Tuesday, February 6th. We will need to clear out as much of the band and auxiliary rooms as possible. We will need as much help as we can on Saturday, February 3rd (10am-4pm) and Monday, February 5th (4pm-9pm). If we do not clear out the band room sufficiently, we might not get our new flooring.

Schedule, Week of 1/28/2018:

Monday:
Winter Guard 3:15pm-7:15pm
Jazz Band 3:15pm-4:30pm
Indoor Winds 5pm-8pm

Tuesday:

Wednesday:

Thursday:
All-City Auditions at Cajon AFTERSCHOOL

Friday:

Chamber Orchestra Rehearsal 3pm-4:30pm

Boys Basketball vs Yucaipa, 5pm Call

Saturday:
Band Room Cleaning Day 10am-4pm

Sunday:
Band Room Cleaning Day CANCELLED (Final cleaning will be in the afternoon on Monday)

Week of 1/22/2018

Announcements:

See’s Candies Fundraiser: We are running a See’s Candies fundraiser from their Valentine’s Day catalog of chocolate items! Forms are available in the band room. All money and orders are due on January 30th- no exceptions! Items will be delivered in time for Valentine’s Day. Sell to your friends, family, teachers, neighbors, church congregations, and let them know that this fundraiser is for the bands and orchestras at Cajon High School!

All-City Auditions: All-City High School Honor Band and Orchestra auditions will be held the week of 1/29 TBA after school. All auditionees will need to prepare major scales up to 3 flats and 3 sharps (in their key), in as large of a range as possible (partial octaves are acceptable). String auditionees must prepare required excepts- ask Mr. Phung for a copy. Band auditionees will perform a choice excerpt- it is suggested that you perform an excerpt from wind ensemble music. Ask Mr. Phung if you do not know what excerpt to prepare.

Sign-up sheets will be posted on Wednesday.

Schedule, Week of 1/22/2018:

Monday:
Jazz Band 3pm-4:30pm

Winter Guard 3:15pm-7:15pm

Indoor Winds 5pm-8pm

Tuesday:
Phung out afterschool

Wednesday:
Phung out afterschool

Girls’ Basketball vs. Redlands, 5pm Call Time

Thursday:
Jazz Band 3pm-4:30pm
Indoor Winds 5pm-9pm

Friday:

Phung out (SCSBOA/NAMM conference)
Chamber Orchestra CANCELLED

Winter Guard 3:15pm-7:15pm
Girls’ Basketball vs. Miller, 5pm Call Time

Week of 1/15/2018

Announcements:

Watchmen Drum and Bugle Corps Auditions: Watchmen Drum and Bugle Corps auditions are this Sunday, January 21st at Riverside King High School! Register for auditions here: http://www.watchmenartsassociation.org/join-us/audition/?platform=hootsuite. This is an excellent opportunity to march over the summer on a budget and without the full commitment of a national tour- perfect for those who are interested in the drum corps activity for the first time!

All-City Auditions: All-City High School Honor Band and Orchestra auditions will be held on Friday, February 2nd after school. All auditionees will need to prepare major scales up to 3 flats and 3 sharps (in their key), in as large of a range as possible (partial octaves are acceptable). String auditionees must prepare required excepts- ask Mr. Phung for a copy. Band auditionees will perform a choice excerpt- it is suggested that you perform an excerpt from wind ensemble music. Ask Mr. Phung if you do not know what excerpt to prepare.

Sign-up sheets will be posted on Wednesday.

Schedule, Week of 1/15/2018:

Monday:
No School – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Tuesday:
Phung out- District Music Meeting

Wednesday:
Boys’ Basketball vs. Carter, 5pm Call Time

Thursday:
Jazz Band 3pm-4:30pm
Indoor Winds 5pm-9pm

Friday:
Chamber Orchestra 3pm-4:30pm
Girls’ Basketball vs. REV, 5pm Call Time

Week of 1/8/2018

Announcements:

Instrumental Music Club Meeting: We are having an important Instrumental Music Club Meeting on Tuesday, January 9th at 3pm! On our agenda, we are planning on having a guest speaker who is a professor from the Nanhai Conservatory of Music from Hainan, China talking about making music outside of school and future plans to start a Tri-M Music Honor Society here at Cajon High School!

Schedule, Week of 1/8/2018:

Monday:
Late Start Day
Jazz Band 3:15pm-5pm

Tuesday:
Instrumental Music Club Meeting, 3pm (Rescheduled)
CHS Gold Star Booster Meeting, 7pm

Wednesday:
Boys’ Basketball vs. Citrus Valley, 5pm Call Time

Thursday:
Jazz Band 3pm-4:30pm
Indoor Winds 5pm-9pm

Friday:
Chamber Orchestra 3pm-4:30pm
Girls’ Basketball vs. Yucaipa, 5pm Call Time