Directors Newsletter – Thanksgiving Edition

Directors Newsletter – Thanksgiving Edition, November 22, 2015 Hello Subscribers, Congratulations to Josh Payne and Will O’Rourke for winning a chair in the Percussion All District Band audition this past Saturday and advance to the All Region audition. This brings our All District total to 43 members, the most students in the region. Others to […]

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Weekly Schedule Week 14

Monday, Nov. 30 8:00 am – BLT Meeting 4:30 pm – Senior Meeting 4:30 pm – Region/District Audition help session TBD – Winter Guard Rehearsal Tuesday, Dec. 1 December Trip Payment Due $300 7:30 am – Jazz Combo Rehearsal 4:30 pm – Full Jazz Band Rehearsal 4:30 pm – Region/District Audition help session TBD – […]

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Directors Newsletter Week 14

Director’s Newsletter #14-15, November 29, 2015 Hello Subscribers, Congratulations to the Bronco Football team for a great season. The marching season is officially over for “The Spirit of Brandeis” Bronco Band. Kudos goes out to our kids who delivered a wonderful halftime and bleacher performance all season long. The Band has had a very successful […]

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43 Students selected All District

Congratulations to the 43 students who were selected to the TMEA Region 11 All District Band. The students will now compete at the All Region auditions on Saturday, Dec. 5 at Stevens H.S. All in all, they were 80 students who entered the first step toward the All State Band process. Chair placement for the […]

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Mario Dominguez selected to All State Jazz Band

Congratulations to senior tenor sax player, Mario Dominguez, for being selected to the TMEA All State Jazz Band this past week from his recorded audition from September. Mario will perform with the All State Jazz Band at the annual Texas Music Educators Association convention in February. Mario is the son of proud parents Dr. Rolando […]

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Marching Band Competitions

2015 Marching Band Competition Results Saturday, Sept. 26 East Central Marching Band Festival – 1st Place Band, 1st Place Percussion Saturday, Oct. 3 Capital City Marching Contest – 2nd Place Band, 1st Place Percussion, Best General Performance Award Saturday, Oct. 10 Northside Band Festival – 2nd Place Band, 1st Place Percussion Saturday, Oct. 17 UIL […]

All Region Jazz Students

Congratulations to the 18 students who participated in the TMEA All Region Jazz Audition. Brandeis had 9 students make the All Region Jazz Band with 5 students winning a chair in the top Jazz Band and making the All Area Jazz Band which garnered them to record their audition for a chance to be chosen […]

Typical Student Game Day Procedures

Game Day Procedure for Thursday or Friday Games 7:00 a.m. – Band meets for Warm-up; dressed in Band Shirt, Orange Converse (chucks), and Blue Jeans. 7:15 a.m. – Band Rehearsal 7:50 a.m. – Band marches to Gym for Pep Rally 8:00 a.m. – Pep Rally in Main Gym 8:30 p.m. – Band marches to Band […]

2015-16 Band Calendar

Band Calendar 2015 – 2016 (Dates & Times Subject to Change) JULY 27 – 31: Guard Camp 8 am to 4 pm 27 – 31: Leadership Team Meeting: 10 pm to 1 pm 29: Full Percussion Rehearsal: 9 am to 4 pm 30: Booster Board Meeting: 5:30 pm BH1 AUGUST 3– 7: Summer Band: 7:30 […]