02Oct/11

North Coast Competition Schedule

5:15PM  Van Burn HS      Class C

5:30PM  Woodmore HS   Class C

5:45PM  Bethel Local HS  Class C

6:00PM  Wellington HS  Class C

6:15PM  Break

6:30PM  Wauseon HS  Class B

6:45PM  Madeira HS  Class B

7:00PM  Break

7:15PM  Ashland HS  Class A

7:30PM  Marion Harding HS  Class A

7:45PM  Perry HS  Class AA

8:00PM  Perkins HS  Class A

02Oct/11

Announcements Week of 10/3/2011

1.  Homecoming game is this week!  Halftime will be Don’t Stop Believing for the Homecoming Court.  Don’t Stop needs to be checked off before Thursday’s rehearsal.

2.  Senior night is next week.

3.  Final Kalahari Itinerary will be available soon.  Our performance at Perkins HS will take place at 7:45 PM.  Any parents wishing to watch the entire show, the first band will perform at 5:15PM.  We will post direction to Perkins HS later this week.  The bus with non-trip participants will leave Perry at 2:15PM.  You will return around 10:30 PM.  A reminder that those students not going on the trip are still required to perform at Perkins HS.

4.  Reminder that the final game of the year, we will be wearing Halloween costumes for halftime only.  When choosing your costume, keep the following things in mind:  They must be school appropriate and you must be able to march and play your instrument!

23Sep/11

Announcements Week of 9/26/2011

1.  Great performance with the 8th Graders on Friday!  What a bright future we have for the Perry Bands!

2.  Basketball band schedule will be coming soon.  A reminder that ALL students need to sign up for 2 games (you can sign up for more if you like!).  Each game will earn you 1 hour of community service.  Hang on to your stand tunes/flip folders so we can make an easy transition.

3.  University of Akron and Ohio State Honor Band materials are on the bulletin board.  All students are encouraged to audition for one of these great bands!

4.  Friday at Lake:  Doors open at 5:30, busses roll at 6PM.  We should return no later than 11PM.

5.  Make sure to have drill cards for rehearsals this week.  We will spend MUCH time cleaning forms for the British Show, as well as start setting new drill for the Journey show.

6.  We are requesting that each student bring a bag of candy for treat bags at the end of the season.  Please deliver your bag of candy to Mr. Smith or Mrs. Martin.

7.  Winds page will be updated this weekend with MP3 for The Sinfonians.  Start practicing!

18Sep/11

Announcements Week of 9/19/2011

1.  Great performances at Hoover and Massillon this weekend!

2.  8th Grade Night is this Friday.  We will rehearse with the 8th graders on Thursday.  Tunes for Friday will include Louie Louie and Land of 1000 Dances.

3.  Doors will open at 6PM this Friday.  Warm up and inspection at 6:30.

4.  For our final game vs. Glenoak, band members will be permitted to dress up in Halloween costumes for halftime.  (regular uniforms for Pre-Game)  To help celebrate this event, the Boosters would like to make treat bags for the students.  We ask that you send in one bag of candy with your students over the next few weeks.  Please give the candy to Mr. Smith or Mrs. Martin (we promise not to eat it!)

11Sep/11

Announcements Week of 9/12/2011

1.  Another great performance on Friday night!

2.  Louie Louie and 1000 Dances must be checked off by next Tuesday for 8th Grade Night.

3.  Football @ Hoover this Friday.  Doors open at 6PM, busses roll at 6:30.

4.  Massillon Band Show is this Saturday.  Times will be announced, but we will most likely have doors open at 5:30 with busses leaving at 6PM.

5.  Winds scale test this week:  Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, Gb, and B major scales.

11Sep/11

8th Grade Announcement

8th Grade Band Marching Band Night Information

Rehearsal:

 

Thursday, September 22

2:50-4:00pm

All 8th grade band members will meet in the Edison Middle School band room at 2:50pm and walk to the PHS band field to rehearse with the marching band.  You must have your instrument, flip folder, and music with you for this rehearsal!  Please have rides pick you up at PHS at 4pm.

 

Friday, September 23

6:15pm-9:00pm

All 8th grade band members are to meet in the PHS band room at 6:15pm for attendance and directions.  You will march into the stadium with the marching band, sit in the stands, and perform at half time.  After the half time performance, we will walk to PHS where you will put your instruments away and go home.  Please have your parents   pick you up at the front of PHS at 9:00pm.

 

Uniform:

 

Black band polo, jeans, tennis shoes.

 

 

*All school rules apply at this event.  Both the rehearsal and performance are required as part of your grade.

26Aug/11

Announcements Week of 8/29/2011

1.  Fantastic performance at Friday night’s game!  The Perry community is proud of their 2011 Marching Panthers!

2.  Fair Show rehearsal is this Monday from 6-7PM.  Busses will depart PHS at 5:15PM.  Arrive at PHS no later than 5PM.

3.  Fair Show is this Tuesday.  Doors open/uniforms at 5PM.  Busses will depart PHS at 5:45.  Performance will begin at 7:30PM.

4.  Football @ Central Catholic this Friday.  Doors open at 6PM.  We will MARCH to CCHS down 13th Street at 6:30PM.  Parents are welcome to line 13th street to cheer on your Marching Panthers.  We will return by bus following the game.

5.  A few uniform reminders:  You should not be wearing ankle socks!  Make sure you have a full black sock.  Also, clarinet and flute players need to be sure to remove nail polish before the game.

6.  Keep up the great work!  The staff is tremendously proud of this group.  We will continue to be good, better, best all the way until the end of the season!