First Semester, 2018-2019
By completing this form, you are signing your child up for an extracurricular Dodgen Band Ensemble, first semester! Rehearsals for all groups begin the week of August 13th. Students need to arrive at the BUS ENTRANCE at the rear of the school by 7:55 AM. All rehearsals begin at 8:00 AM and end at 8:50 AM.
Before signing up for a group, please make sure you can attend all rehearsals and performances, as listed on the band calendar. The rehearsal schedule is as follows:
Low Brass Ensemble, Mr. Westphal - MondaySaxophone Ensemble, Mr. Jeffres - MondayJazz Band, Mr. Jeffres - Tuesday (First 4 rehearsals serve as an audition)Clarinet Ensemble, Mr. Westphal - TuesdayDodgen Pops, Mr. Jeffres - Thursday (By audition - membership already set)Flute/Double Reed Ensemble, Mr. Jeffres - FridayTrumpet Ensemble, Mr. Westphal - FridayPercussion Ensemble, Mr. Boyd - Friday
ALL ensembles have a performance at Dodgen on October 30th. The following groups will also perform on Saturday morning, November 3rd at Hightower Trail MS: Flute/Double Reed, Clarinet, Saxophone, Trumpet, Low Brass, Percussion. Dodgen Pops will also have a couple of community performance, with dates to be determined soon.Individual groups may have other performances as opportunities arise.
IMPORTANT: A student may choose to be in more than one ensemble as long as the rehearsals do not conflict with each other! Simply fill out and submit a separate form for each ensemble.