Costa Mesa H.S. / M.S. Instrumental Music
The Costa Mesa High School Instrumental Music Department is made up of Beginning Band, Intermediate Band, Advanced Band, Marching Band, Color Guard, Jazz Band, Drum Line and Small Ensemble student groups ranging from 7th to 12th grade. The goal of the program is to provide a quality program for each level that uses the state music education standards and performing opportunities to enhance each student's experience.
CMHS Band events
This Week in Band......
0 PERIODS THIS WEEK:
Monday, February 23rd : Jazz Band 1: 0 Period
Jazz Band 2: 3-4pm
Tuesday, February 24th : Small Ensembles
Drum Line: 6-9pm
Wednesday, February 25th : Jazz Band 2: 3-4pm
Thursday, February 26th : Jazz Band 1: 0 Period
Drum Line 6-9pm
Friday, February 27th : Jazz Band 1: 0 Period
Seussical Pit practice: 3pm – 5:30pm
COLOR GUARD: PLEASE COMMUNICATE WITH CAPTAINS ON REHEARSAL TIMES !
IMPORTANT EVENTS THIS WEEK:
Thursday, February 26th : Van Guard Ensemble Festival 4pm – 8pm (selected students only)
Schedule to be announced Monday
Thursday, February 26th: DINE OUT NIGHT @ RUBIOS
Saturday, February 28th : Drum Line Competition @ West Covina H.S.
Saturday, February 28th: Seussical Pit Orchestra Practice, noon – 5pm (set up & with cast)
Jazz Band Awarded $2,000 from the American Legion
The Jazz Band I performed on Saturday, February 14th at the American Legion for their annual Sweetheart Ball. They put on an awesome performance and were awarded $2,000 from the American Legion's Scholarship Fund.
Band Officers perform at the 99cent Store Re-Grand Opening
Volunteer to wash uniforms !
BOX TOP FUNDRAISER for all CMHS Band & Color Guard Members!
We are continuing the Box Top Fundraiser and are asking everyone to bring in their box tops and deposit them in the Box Top Box in the front of Mrs. Gilboe's office in the band room. What an easy fundraiser for the band to earn money! Thanks to Mrs. Collier for running it. Now Everyone BRING IN YOUR BOX TOPS !!!!
PARENTS/ VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
How Can I Help ??? CONTRIBUTIONS !!!
The CMHS/MS Band Program cannot exist without parent contributions. Here are some of the ways in which YOU can contribute:
1. Donate money to the program. (ex. an instrument averages over $300 per instrument)
2. Donate your talents. (ex. welder, seamstress, business connections, fundraising ideas, etc.)
3. Help at events. (ex. chaperone an event, take donations at concerts, help with concessions, work tournaments)
4. Support your student! (ex. come to the concerts/events and support your students and the program)