So, for Thanksgiving week, I have created one of the five shows that I am doing for fun over the off season. This is a stock version of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana. The arrangements are by Ralph Ford and were available through Alfred. These arrangements had some issues with copyright so it is pretty hard…Details
Here are the 29 shows in 40 to 50 second highlight snippets.
One final congratulations for the season goes to the Louise High School band who won Best in Class and finished 12th overall at the US Bands Western Edition Finals held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington this past weekend. Kasey Chitmon and the band have come a long way in three years. Some really good stuff.
So, Super Saturday is about finished. I am still waiting for one more result but this is what I have so far. The following bands that I wrote for made first divisions. They are listed in the order they competed. Danbury HS, Region 13, Charles Fricker, Director Program – Into the Light by Luke McMillan…Details
Tomorrow is Super Saturday and 20 bands that I wrote for will be going to their University Interscholastic League (UIL) Regional Contests. I have a bands that will be going from as far east as Nacogdoches to as far west as Odessa, from as far north as Amarillo to as far south as Corpus Christi.…Details
The 29th and final show that was completed for 2018 was Rice High School from Altair, Texas. Altair is about 50 miles west of Houston. The school has about 353 students and they are located in UIL Region 13 and classified as a AAA size school. The band charted for 52 members including 36 winds.…Details
The 28th show that was completed for 2018 was Sabinal High School from Sabinal, Texas. Sabinal is about 60 miles west of San Antonio. The school has about 176 students. They are located in UIL Region 11 and are classified as a AA size school. The band charted for 23 members including 17 winds. Their…Details
The 27th show that was completed for 2018 was Wolfson High School from Jacksonville, Florida. Jacksonville is the largest city in Florida on the northeast corner of the state on the Atlantic Coast. It is about 900 miles east from where I live. The school has about 1,119 students. The band charted for 44 members…Details
The 26th show that was completed for 2018 was Pasadena High School from Pasadena, Texas. Pasadena is 15 miles east of Houston. The school has about 2,695 students total which is the largest school that I wrote for. They are in UIL Region 19 classified as a AAAAAA size school. The band charted for 116…Details