Rhythm Section

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Congratulations to the 2019 Jazz Band Rhythm Section

Guitar

Brock Stephens

Andrew Lytle

Piano

Cooper Hislop

Kempton Christensen

Percussion

Dylan Johnson

Gavin S Berrett

2nd Quarter cutoff!!!!

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This Wednesday, January 10th, at 2:30 pm is the cutoff for 2nd quarter grades.  If you want it on your grade, please get it in by then.  That does include the practice chart due today, January 8th.

Concert time change

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The concert on December 13th is now starting at 6:30 PM in the large auditorium at Roy High School.  Call time for the bands is 6 PM in the Roy High band room.

Early morning practice

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Advanced band,

Remember there is an early morning practice on December 6.  We start playing at 7:15 in the cafeteria.  Please be set up before then.

Honor Band Concert

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This Thursday, November 30th at 7 PM in the Roy High School large auditorium is the junior high district honor band concert.  These are the best players at the junior high level in the district and we have 8 students from Roy Jr in this group.  Any student that attends the concert will get 30 extra credit points!! It is free of charge.

Honor Band This Week!!

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Just a reminder that honor band auditions are this Thursday, October 5th, at 6 PM at TH Bell Junior High.

I will only be at parent teacher conferences this Wednesday from 5-7:30.  Please keep that in mind if you wish to come and talk to me.  I look forward to our visit!

Extra Credit Concert

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The Chamber Orchestra Ogden will be performing this Saturday, September 23rd, at 7:30 PM.

Public school music students get in for free.

If you attend, you will get 20 points extra credit.

Please click on the above link for more information.

Honor Band Auditions

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ATTENTION BAND STUDENTS!!!

Here are the requirement for the honor band auditions on Thursday, October 5th.  It starts at 6 PM.

Audition Requirements

Major scales: G, C, F, Bb, Eb, Ab

Chromatic scale (students range up and down)

Short technical excerpt (get from Mr. Kinney)

Sight reading

Auditioning will get you 20 points extra credit.  Being part of the group will get you 200 points extra credit.

Instrument Rental Night

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Just a reminder that instrument rental night is tomorrow, August 23rd (Wednesday) in the Roy High School Commons from 5-7 PM.  There will be several local companies wanting your business.  If you want to rent from the school please follow the following steps:

  1. Check to see if I have the instrument available
  2. Fill out instrument rental agreement on this blog.
  3. Pay rental fee ($85) to the main office.
  4. Bring me the receipt and I’ll give you the instrument.

Welcome Back Razorbacks.