Director: Hank Patterson
Mr. Patterson Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Patterson Cell: 580-656-7270
Assistant Director: Kevin Wilkins
Mr. Wilkins Email: email@example.com
Mr. Wilkins Cell: 405-990-7818
During the school year: Arrive at 7:15 so we can begin morning rehearsals at 7:30.
ECOBDA All-District Band Audition Results
Congratulations to the following sixteen 2018 ECOBDA All-District Honor Band Members:
ECOBDA All-District Middle School Honor Band (in alphabetical order) ~
Hallie Brown – 5th Chair Flute
Robert Clements – 7th Chair Trombone
Quinton Corbin – 4th Chair Trombone
Kayleigh Harwood – Clarinet Alternate 2
Isaiah Miranda – 3rd Chair Trumpet
Grady Patterson – Alto Sax Alternate 1
Jesse Shipman – Trumpet Alternate 2.
ECOBDA All-District Junior High Honor Band (in alphabetical order) ~
Elijah Broughton – 1st Chair Contrabass Clarinet
Jacob Jankas – 1st Chair Tuba & 1st Chair Euphonium
Gareth Morton – 1st Chair French Horn & 2nd Chair Trumpet
Emma Olson – 16th Chair Clarinet
Coty Pinnick – 4th Chair Euphonium
Shawna Pitts – 8th Chair French Horn.
ECOBDA All-District High School Honor Band (in alphabetical order) ~
Aiden Edwards – 5th Chair Tuba
Wesley Kite – 4th Chair Alto Sax
Blake Rowland – 6th Chair Tuba
The two students who earned all-district band positions on multiple instruments had to choose which instrument to play during the clinic and concert, thus relinquishing their other position to another student. Jacob Jankas chose tuba while Gareth Morton chose trumpet. This is the fourth consecutive year for Gareth Morton to audition on two instruments and to be selected for the honor band on both instruments.
Ardmore Parade of Lights
Tuesday, November 28
Leaving Bandroom at 4:30
2nd Round of Auditions for OkMEA All-State Band
Saturday, December 2
Tishomingo Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 9
MONDAY, DECEMBER 18 @ 7:00 P.M.
Wear something “Christmas-y” :)
Arrive early; you’ll have an assigned section in the auditorium.
You must stay for the entire concert.
Pride of Little Dixie
Trip to Alamo Bowl
Tuesday, Dec. 26: Leave for San Antonio EARLY a.m.
Friday, Dec. 29: Depart San Antonio about 8 p.m.
Sat., Dec 30: Arrive Tishomingo HS Bandroom EARLY a.m.
ECOBDA All-District Band Clinic/Concert:
January 5th and 6th, 2018
OSSBDA SMALL SCHOOL ALL-STATE
CLINIC AND CONCERT
FEBRUARY 8-10, 2018
TUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2018
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Parents please download and join this group for reminders!
DOWNLOAD YOUR ALL-DISTRICT AUDITION MATERIAL
BY USING THE LINKS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE.
(Be sure you get BOTH sets of materials….etudes and scales)
Operation “Fireworks 2017” is complete!!
Thank you to all who worked at the stands,
worked behind the scenes, and made purchases to support “The Pride of Little Dixie”!!!!
Be watching for Booster Meeting information.
The Chickasaw Festival Band Day Extravaganza will be here before your know it!!
Mark your calendars: Saturday, October 7, 2017!!!
Band Camp 2017
August 7-11, 2017
Drum Majors: 8-11, 12-4:00 DAILY
Drum Majors and Upper Classmen will be assisting with uniform checkout, pressing hems, etc.
Color Guard Rehearse: 8-11, 12-4:00
Band: Uniform Checkout and Paperwork 8-11
(also good time for practicing in sections!!);
Full Band Rehearsal 12:00 – 4:00
Band Camp Party @ Camp Bond: Thursday
Group & Individual Pictures: Friday
Band Camp 2017 was a great success!
Thank you for your commitment to excellence!
Thank you Band Boosters for hosting the band party at Camp Bond!
Thank you Camp Bond for your hospitality!
August 28 @ 6 p.m. – Middle School Bandroom
Instrument rental for newbies
With Ada Music
We are honored to once again be working with Ada Music Center for our instrument rentals, purchases and repairs.
Ada Music Center Representatives will be here on
Monday, August 28, 2017 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at the
Tishomingo Middle School Bandroom for our Instrument Drive.
Here is a link to their website so you can view their rental program:
TISHOMINGO BAND – “THE PRIDE OF LITTLE DIXIE”
NOW HAS THEIR OWN FACEBOOK PAGE!!
PLEASE LIKE AND FOLLOW WHAT’S HAPPENING
BE SURE TO STAY UP-TO-DATE ON UPCOMING EVENTS!
PLEASE USE THE BAND CALENDAR AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE!
Fall Fundraiser Kickoff
8th Annual Pauls Valley Marching Band Championships
Saturday, September 30, 2017
Departure time: 8:30
Parade Lineup (Parade lineup at 10:30)
Elmore City – Pernell
Warmup: 1:45 Area B
2018 Chickasaw Festival
Band Day Extravaganza
Saturday, October 6, 2018
We are looking forward to a great day!!
ALL HANDS ON DECK!! ALL HANDS ON DECK!!
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10
MIDDLE SCHOOL BANDROOM
OSSAA SE REGIONAL MARCHING CONTEST
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2017
**Arrive at 7:00; leave bandroom at 7:40 a.m.**
HOOK EALES STADIUM – FIRST NATIONAL BANK FIELD
(between Polk & Fillmore and 4th & 6th )
Warmup: 10:51 a.m.
Performance: 11:36 a.m.
Per the contest manager: “There will be no spectator parking in the east parking lot! The only exceptions will be handicap. All spectators, parents, boosters, etc. must park on the west side of the stadium at the National Guard Armory and enter through the southeast visitor entrance.”
OSSBDA SMALL SCHOOL ALL-STATE AUDITIONS
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2017
(for students in grades 10-12)
LOCATION: TECUMSEH MIDDLE SCHOOL
DEPARTURE TIME: 7:45
PLEASE BRING $$ FOR LUNCH
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Veterans’ Day Parade and Ceremony
Parade at 10:00 a.m.