Upcoming Events: February
2- BLT Intent form Due
5- Piano Rehearsal - Week 1
6- Full Orchestra Rehearsal 7:30-8:45 AM
8- Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony :)
10- WGI Dallas Regional
13- Mid-Winter Concert
14- TMEA All-State Convention
15- TMEA All-State Convention
16- TMEA All-State Convention
17- TMEA All-State Convention
19- NO SCHOOL
20- Full Orchestra Rehearsal 7:30-8:45 AM
22- Full Orchestra Rehearsal 4:45-6:45 PM
24- TMEA Region 24 Solo and Ensemble @ Plano East HS
26- Full Orchestra Rehearsal 4:30-5:45PM
27-28 Full Orchestra UIL (Date / Time TBD)
The next Liberty Band concert will be held Tuesday, February 13th @7:00PM in the Liberty auditorium (YES, we are being told the auditorium rescue will be complete by then).
Students are responsible for showing up at their designated times AND staying until their designated "tear down" assignments are complete and they have signed out with their director.
Grading penalties for late arrival/early departure/disrupting behavior/incorrect materials and attire can be found outlined in the Band Handbook.
TMEA Region 24 All-Region Audition Results
Area auditions were held Saturday, January 13th @ Coppell HS. A HUGE congratulations to the following 10 LibertyBand students who will be attending TMEA as members of the All-State Band:
Richard Huang – Oboe
Charles Yang – Clarinet
Jisu Kang – Clarinet
Mark Shi – Clarinet
Daniel Yang – Bass Clarinet
Nathan Brooks – Alto Saxophone (Jazz Band)
Eddie Chen – Alto Saxophone
Sid Sadhu – Trumpet (Jazz Band)
Reuben Mathews – Trumpet (Jazz Band)
Caitlyn Hazzard – Trombone
We are EXTREMELY proud of these students and their accomplishment! This represents the largest number of All-State Band students from Liberty HS in the history of the school.
UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest
The UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest is held on Saturday, February 24th, 2018 at Plano East HS. (Required of ALLLiberty Band members).
Week 1; 2/5-9
Week 2; 2/20-23
Rehearsal schedule will be posted soon on Charms for those students who indicated a need for us to arrange for an accompanist on their behalf.
At the first rehearsal, students should bring a payment of $70 made payable directly to their piano player. This fee covers two rehearsals and the performance.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24 - UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest at Plano East HS.
Winter Guard rehearsals are going strong already and we look forward to showcasing the members talents! The first contest is on Friday, January 26th!
This will be just down the road at Centennial HS and we would love as much community support as possible in the stands. Remember to clap and cheer loud for your Liberty Guard!
A Note From the Redhawk Band Booster President
Happy New Year Redhawk Band Family!
We are excited about the second semester of band and switching into Concert Season/Winter Guard and celebration mode.
Continue to check your band calendar regularly for the many and varied events coming up in January and February.
Please remember we have a Redhawk Band Booster Club meeting on the first Tuesday of every month.
The next RBBC meeting will be on Tuesday February 6th at 6:00 pm in the band hall. Your presence and input are welcome!
We would LOVE to see lots of faces and clapping hands for the VERY exciting and moving performance of our Liberty Winter Guard on Friday January 26th at Centennial High School at 10:09 PM. You won’t be disappointed!
Go Band! Go Guard!
President Redhawk Band Booster Club