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.

Rhythm Section

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Congratulations to the 2018 Jazz Band Rhythm Section.

They are:

Guitar: Chance Moran, Brock Stephens, Wyle Clemons

Bass: Gabe Fisher, Adric Cady

Percussion: Dylan Johnson, Shooter Smith

More Extra Credit

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Here is a chance for 30 points extra credit.  On Sunday, Feb 26, there will be a radio show featuring the group, the Dunmore Lasses.  It starts at 4 PM and is on KRCL.  If you listen and write down 3 song titles that the band plays and turn them in to Mr Kinney, you will get 30 points extra credit.

Soundtrack Quiz

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It is that time of year again!!  Time for the annual soundtrack quiz, brought to you by our wonderful orchestra teacher, Mrs. Williams.  You get one extra credit point for every movie you have correct on the list.  If you get all 50 correct, your name is entered into a drawing for movie passes.  Remember, you need to write down the movie title and not the song title.  Use family, friends, neighbors and any resource you can.  Have fun!!

Soundtrack Quiz

Razorback 2016 tenors

Razorback 2016 snare

Razorback 2016 bass

Razorback 2016 cymbals

Extra Credit Concert

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There is an extra credit concert this Thursday, Dec 1 at 7 PM.  It is at South Ogden Jr High and will get you 20 extra credit points.