14Nov/18

Honor Bands

•  Congratulations to Emma Fleischaker(trombone), Baylee Richardson(clarinet), Abigail Burger(french horn), and Makayla Kelly(flute) for being selected to the Ohio Band Directors Conference Honors Band at The University of Akron!

•  Congratulations to Zoe Bowers(oboe), Abigail Burger(french horn), and Nichole Rimboiu(saxophone) for being selected to The Ohio State University Honors Band!

14Nov/18

Palace Concert Info

•  If you wish to purchase additional tickets beyond your original six, we are now opening up ticket sales.  You may purchase as many as you like.

•  Symphonic Winds members need to be in seats, on stage, by 6:15 PM for pictures.

•  We need band officers and additional student volunteers to help with setup/tear down.  We will load and depart PHS by 3PM.  Please see Mr. Smith if you are available to help.

05Nov/18

Announcements Week of 11/5/2018

•  Palace Tickets are on sale today!  Tickets are $6 each.  Please make checks payable to Perry Band Boosters.

•  Congratulations to sophomore Nick Mankowski for being accepted into the Matrix Indoor Marching Percussion Ensemble.  Matrix is an Akron based group that performs in the Ohio Indoor Performance Association.

•  Make sure your concert attire is altered, clean, and ready to go for the Palace Concert!  It will be here before you know it!

30Oct/18

Announcements Week of 10/30/2018

•  Congratulations to the members of the PHSMB on another Superior marching season!  Now it’s time to recharge and get focused on the concert season.

•  Tickets for the Palace Theatre will go on sale Monday, November 5th.  Tickets will be $6.00 each.  Please note a change in our policy this year:  A maximum of 6 tickets will be sold per family this year.  If there are remaining tickets the week before, we will offer additional ticket sales on a first come/first served basis.  This policy is to help each family attend their child’s concert.

•  Winds Wednesday begins this week!

•  Solo and Ensemble forms will be due the Monday following Thanksgiving break.  Soloists should begin looking for an accompanist starting this week.  Plan ahead!  Please make checks for solo/ensemble to “Perry Band Boosters”

22Oct/18

Announcements Week of 10/22/2018

•  It’s State Finals Week!!!  Plan on great rehearsals Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday of this week.  Dress for the weather!

•  Doors for Friday’s football game at Glenoak will open at 4:45 PM.  Senior speeches at 5:10 PM, Buses roll at 5:30 PM.  Bring raincoats!

•  Sunday OMEA State Marching Band Finals:  Doors open at 8:15 AM, buses depart at 9AM.  It may be a bit chilly, so if you feel the need to wear a layer under your uniform, please remember that it must be a thin UnderArmour type material.  No jeans, sweats, etc.  Bring raincoats!!  We will stop at Tuttle Crossing Mall on the way home for a meal stop so you will need to bring some cash for the food court.  Buses should arrive at PHS between 8 and 8:30PM.

•  All pieces/parts of your uniform will be turned in Sunday evening when we arrive home (unless we make the playoffs….we should know by Saturday morning).

•  Due to the choir dress rehearsal, there will be no Jazz Ensemble rehearsal today.

•  Winds Wednesdays begin NEXT WEEK.  Plan on rehearsing until 3:15 each Wednesday for Symphonic Winds.

16Oct/18

Announcements Week of 10/16/2018

•  No PHSMB rehearsal this Wednesday!  Plan on a full week next week as we prepare for OMEA State Marching Band Finals!

•  Friday vs McKinley-  Doors open at 5PM, buses roll at 5:45

•  This Saturday is the mattress sale!  Please spread the word and hand out your fliers!  Sign ups for Saturday will be in the band room Tuesday.

•  The Symphonic Winds page has been updated with recordings for the OMEA Conference performance.

•  Parents:  Click here for OMEA State Marching Band performance information.  The PHSMB will perform on Sunday, October 28 at 2:15PM  (please note that this time could change slightly, but not by much.

09Oct/18

Announcements Week of 10/9/2018

•  Congratulations to the PHSMB on another Superior performance this past Saturday!  The PHSMB took home awards for Best Overall Music, Best Overall General Effect, Best Overall Visual Performance, Best Percussion, and was named Grand Champion.  This marks our 22nd consecutive superior rating!

•  OMEA State Finals performance will be held on Sunday, October 28th at The University of Dayton.  More details to come, but plan on a 9AM departure and a 7-8PM return time.  We will stop at Tuttle Crossing on the way home for dinner.

•  No rehearsal this Wednesday!

•  Homecoming is this weekend!  The PHSMB will be performing the Alma Mater for the Homecoming Court at halftime, and will do a performance of Arabian Nights for our alumni following the game.

•  The mattress sale is October 20th!  Spread the word!