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Sunday
Jan252015

Another Round of Accompanist Rehearsals and Winterguard

For the most up-to-date details, please visit our calendar page.

The Jazz Band and Winterguards need your time.  Wakeland is hosting two competitions this winter and we need lots of volunteers, please support the Band and Guard as we show our Wakeland Pride in having over 75 Bands and Guards attend our events.  Please visit one of the links below and volunteer your time today.

Wolverine Winter Contest - Wakeland HS - Show Support - SignUp
Frisco Jazz Festival - Hosted by Wakeland @ Lone Star HS - Show Support - SignUp

Monday, January 26, 2015 (A)
7:30-8:30am - Concert Band 1 Flute/Oboe/Clarinet Sectional (Orchestra Room)
7:45-8:45am - Symphonic Band ALL WOODWIND Sectional (Choir Hall)
7:45-8:45am - Wind Symphony Saxophone Sectional (Ensemble Room)
9:00-10:30am - 1A Concert Band I Class (Band Hall) 
9:00-10:30am - 1A Concert Band II Class (Orchestra Hall)
10:37am-12:15pm - 2A Symphonic Band Class (Band Hall)
12:22-2:03pm - 3A Wind Symphony Class (Band Hall)
12:22-2:03pm - 3A Guard Class (Auxiliary Gym)
2:40-4:10pm - 4A Percussion Class (Band Hall/Orchestra Hall)
4:20-5:20pm - Wind Symphony Flute/Oboe Sectional (Ensemble Room)
4:30-6:00pm - Jazz Band I Rehearsal (Band Hall)
5:00-9:00pm - JV Winterguard Rehearsal (Gyms/Indoor Athletic Complex)
6:00-8:30pm - Rising Classes Night (WHS Cafeteria) 

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 (B)
7:30-8:30am - Concert Band 1 Low Brass Sectional (Orchestra Room)
7:45-8:45am - Symphonic Band Low Brass Sectional (Choir Hall)
7:45-8:45am - Wind Symphony Bassoon/Bass Clarinet Sectional (Ensemble Room)
8:30am-2:00pm - Accompanist Rehearsals for Trombones and Euphoniums
9:00-10:30am - 1B Concert Band I Class (Band Hall) 
9:00-10:30am - 1B Concert Band II Class (Choir Hall)
10:37am-12:15pm - 2B Symphonic Band Class (Band Hall)
12:22-2:03pm - 3B Wind Symphony Class (Band Hall)
4:20-5:20pm - Wind Symphony Clarinet Sectional (Ensemble Room)
4:30-6:00pm - Jazz Band I Rehearsal (Band Hall)
4:30-5:30pm - Jazz Band II Rehearsal (Choir Hall)
6:00-9:00pm - Varsity Winterguard Rehearsal (Gyms/Indoor Athletic Complex)

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 (A)
7:30-8:30am - Concert Band 1 Trumpet Sectional (Orchestra Room)
7:45-8:45am - Symphonic Band High Brass Sectional (Choir Hall)
7:45-8:45am - Wind Symphony Trumpet Sectional (Ensemble Room)
8:30am-2:00pm - Accompanist Rehearsals for Flutes, Oboes, and Bassoons
8:30am-2:00pm - Accompanist Rehearsals for Saxes and Horns
9:00-10:30am - 1A Concert Band I Class (Band Hall) 
9:00-10:30am - 1A Concert Band II Class (Orchestra Hall)
10:37am-12:15pm - 2A Symphonic Band Class (Band Hall)
12:22-2:03pm - 3A Wind Symphony Class (Band Hall)
12:22-2:03pm - 3A Guard Class (Auxiliary Gym)
2:40-4:10pm - 4A Percussion Class (Band Hall/Orchestra Hall)
4:20-4:50pm - TFME Meeting (Music Theory Lab E205A)
4:30-5:30pm - Jazz Band I Rehearsal (Band Hall)
4:30-5:30pm - JV Winterguard Sectionals (Gyms/Indoor Athletic Complex)
6:00-8:00pm - FISD College Fair (Frisco HS Auditorium) 

Thursday, January 29, 2015 (B)
7:30-8:30am - Concert Band 1 Horn Sectional (Orchestra Room)
7:45-8:45am - Wind Symphony Low Trombone/Euphonium/Tuba Sectional (Choir Hall)
8:30am-2:00pm - Accompanist Rehearsals for Trumpets and Tubas
9:00-10:30am - 1B Concert Band I Class (Band Hall) 
9:00-10:30am - 1B Concert Band II Class (Choir Hall)
10:37am-12:15pm - 2B Symphonic Band Class (Band Hall)
12:22-2:03pm - 3B Wind Symphony Class (Band Hall)
4:30-5:30pm - Jazz Band II Rehearsal (Band Hall)
4:30-9:50pm - Frisco Flag Night #1 (Independence HS) - Itinerary

Friday, January 30, 2015 (A)
7:30-8:30am - Concert Band 1 Sax/Low Reed Sectional (Orchestra Room)
7:45-8:45am - Wind Symphony Horn Sectional (Ensemble Room)
9:00-10:30am - 1A Concert Band I Class (Band Hall) 
9:00-10:30am - 1A Concert Band II Class (Orchestra Hall)
10:37am-12:15pm - 2A Symphonic Band Class (Band Hall)
12:22-2:03pm - 3A Wind Symphony Class (Band Hall)
12:22-2:03pm - 3A Guard Class (Auxiliary Gym)
2:40-4:10pm - 4A Percussion Class (Band Hall/Orchestra Hall)

Saturday, January 31, 2015
6:15am-10:15pm - Winterguards at NTCA Aledo Contest (Aledo HS) - Itinerary
8:00am-5:30pm - UIL Region 24 Solo and Ensemble Contest (Liberty HS) - S&E Page
6:00-9:00pm - The Dallas Symphony Orchestra in Frisco (Stonebriar Community Church) - Info Page

Sunday
Dec212014

Winter Concert Audio Now Available

For access to listen/download Audio from the Winter Concert, please click HERE.

Sunday
Dec072014

Congrats to our 2014-2015 All-Region Band Members

Congratulations to the Wakeland HS Band students who earned placements in the 2014-2015 TMEA All-Region Bands:

Brianna Goodfriend - 1st chair Piccolo - 5A Symphonic Band
Katherine Gunter - 4th chair Flute - 5A Wind Ensemble - Advance to Area
Michelle Kim - 8th chair Flute - 5A Symphonic Band
Kirsten Molidor - 12th chair Flute - 5A Symphonic Band
Nina Depperman - 4th chair Oboe - 5A Philharmonic Orchestra
Sam Fredrick - 1st chair Eb Clarinet - 5A Symphonic Band
Ryan Bae - 1st chair Bb Clarinet - 5A Wind Ensemble - Advance to Area
Caleb Hern - 2nd chair Bb Clarinet - 5A Wind Ensemble - Advance to Area
Riley Dennison - Alternate Bb Clarinet - 5A Symphonic Band
Heather Hannan - 10th chair Clarinet - Freshmen Band
Ray Wilkins - 2nd chair Jazz Tenor Sax - All-State Jazz (3rd consecutive)
Madison Beadle - 10th chair Horn - Freshmen Band
Cameron Jones - 2nd Chair Jazz Trombone - All-Region Jazz II
Nicholas Swisher - 4th chair Euphonium - 5A Symphonic Band
Alex Bower - Alternate Euphonium - 5A Symphonic Band
Ashlee Butterfield - 1st chair Tuba - 6A Concert Band
Gerry Miller - 1st chair Tuba - Freshmen Band
Brayden Harris - 6th chair Percussion - 5A Wind Ensemble
Chase Vogeli - 1st chair Jazz Drum Set - All-Region Jazz I - Advance to Area
Daniel Shinohara - 1st chair Jazz Drum Set - All-Region Jazz II 

Saturday
Aug232014

Follow the Wakeland Band on FB and Twitter

Follow the Wakeland HS Band on Facebook and Twitter…

www.facebook.com/wakelandband

www.twitter.com/whsband

Friday
May022014

2014-2015 WHS Band-approved Test Dates (SAT/ACT)

In an effort to help our students plan testing dates for 2014-2015, the linked document (click HERE) will greatly assist parents and students in planning for college testing.