AG: A Guard
CB: Concert Band
FB: Football Band
JB (1/2): Jazz Band
MB: Marching Band
OG: Open Guard
OR: Orchestra (Strings Only)
PA: Winter Percussion ‘A’ 
PW: Winter Percussion World
SO: Symphony Orchestra
WS: Wind Symphony

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Weekly Notes 10.24.16


New This Week…

Parent Music Travel Meeting
Marching Band parents and students, please join us for an extremely important meeting this Tuesday night, from 8pm-9pm. We will be reviewing tentative itineraries and many other details involved with the upcoming trip to Indy. Tuesday night sectionals will be ending by 8pm so parents and students can attend.

Dinner Night!
Come eat dinner and support our program! Dinner Nights are a great way to help our program while going about your everyday business. We receive a portion of the profits for everything sold when you present a flyer. Please see our website for more information and to print a flyer ( We hope to see you there!

• Thursday, October 27 @ Chipotle Mexican Grill (Nees & Blackstone)

Save around the City Book Sales end this Friday. All orders must be in the band room mailbox by 3pm this Friday the 28th. Students receive $5 in trip credit for each book sold.
MB BOA In Long Beach
Our Marching Band will be performing in Long Beach this Saturday, October 29. The tentative schedule is available on the Charms calendar under Friday, October 28. We will be leaving town Friday after school. More details about this event will be sent out soon.

Hungry Bear Cookie Sales began October 17th and will continue through November 2nd. 50% of the profit from your orders will be applied as trip credit. Students received order forms last Monday and more are available in the bandroom. Orders will be delivered November 17th and must be picked up that day after school. Please support this fundraiser for the Instrumental Music program! Hungry Bear cookie dough is a local product and is so yummy it sells itself!

CUSD Instrumental Music Sadies
Mark your calendars! CUSD Instrumental Music Sadies will take place the evening of Monday, October 31st. Bids are $15 per person, $30 per couple, and the theme is Halloween. More details are available in the bandroom. We hope to see you there!

Next Scrip Order Will Be Tuesday, November 1st
We are hoping the order will be received in time to distribute on Monday the 7th, before Indianapolis. Be sure to clearly mark the outside of your envelopes to indicate it is a SCRIP order. Late orders can't be processed, so they need to be in the box by 6pm on Tuesday night.

Chaperone and Student Final Grand Nationals Payments Due November 1st

Pick of the Week
This week’s Pick is PreSonus—Live from NAMM 2013: Victor Wooten, Steve Bailey, and David "Fingers" Haynes, 4 of 4:

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Please Donate Water For Marching Band
We are in need of more Sport Top (plastic disposable squirt top) water bottles for MB shows. Please drop them off in the bandroom before this Saturday. Any water bottle donations are appreciated!
Thank you for supporting our program!