Welcome to Daniels Magnet Middle School Band!
Check out the class pages, the jazz band page, or find the handbook and other relevant forms on the information page, or check out the cool resources and links to music Web sites on the Resources page. Enjoy exploring the wonderful world of music!
2017-2018 Band Information Form
MPA PREP Concert
When: Thursday, March 1, 6:00 p.m. Concert Begins
Who: ALL 7th and 8th Graders
Where: Broughton High School Auditorium
(park in the main parking lot)
Why: We are performing in front of a panel of adjudicators for feedback and suggestions for the next 7 days of rehearsals before we perform for a grade at a North Carolina Bandmasters Association sponsored festival.
Excused absences (illness, death in the family, etc) may be made up with an alternate assignment AS LONG AS you notify Ms. Yosai PRIOR to the concert.
Sports practices, ballet rehearsals, etc. are not excused absences. Students need to make every effort to attend this academic curricular activity.
PERCUSSION players - put your NAME on EVERY stick/mallet/bag you are carrying to class.
Concert attire this year is All Black. (And black means black. Not grey. No pinstripes, patterns or bling, etc.)
Ladies: Black dress slacks (no leggings, yoga pants or jeans), Solid Black 3/4 length or Long Sleeved Shirt (no bling, stripes, patterns, etc.), Black Socks, Black closed toe dress shoes (no tennis shoes)
Gentlemen: Black dress slacks (no jeans), Solid Black, long sleeved dress shirt, tie, Black Socks, Black dress shoes (no tennis shoes)
Important Dates for 2017-2018
February 23, 2018 – TBA – Jazz Band – Blue Jacket Jamboree
March 1, 2018 – MPA Concert and Clinic - @ Broughton High School - 7:00 p.m. (6:00 p.m. call)
March 3, 2018 – All State Auditions @ Central Davidson MS
March 15-16, 2018 – MPA Festival - Date and Time to be assigned @ Ligon MS
March 20, 2018 – Band and Chorus Concert for Annapolis/Washington DC
March 22-24, 2018 – 7th and 8th Grade Band and Chorus Trip to Annapolis/Washington DC
May 3, 2018 – TBA – Jazz Band – Rising 6th Grade Open House
May 4-6, 2018 – All State Clinic @ UNC – Chapel Hill
May 10, 2018 – CONCERT – ALL ENSEMBLES - 7:00 p.m. (6:15 p.m. call)
June 2018 – Jazz Band @ Sea Turtles Awards Ceremony