Directors Newsletter Week 36

Directors Newsletter #36-14, May 24, 2015 Hello Subscribers, I hope you had a chance to attend the Spring Full Orchestra Concert on Wednesday and the Band Concert on Thursday night. The students and directors enjoyed performing for the wonderful audiences in attendance. One of the highlights of the band concert was featuring our seniors to […]

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Weekly Schedule Week 36

Monday, May 25 School Holiday Tuesday, May 26 7:45 am – 2015 BLT 5:00 pm – New Freshman Spring Band Camp 5:00 pm – 2015 Guard Camp 5:00 pm – 2015 Percussion Rehearsal 7:00 pm – New Freshman Parent Meeting Wednesday, May 27 8:00 am – Teacher Meeting 5:00 pm – New Freshman Spring Band […]

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2015 Band Leadership Team (BLT)

2015-16 Brandeis Band Leadership Team Drum Majors: Bailee Sutton– Head Drum Major Daniel Williams – 1st Assistant DM Tristan Landrus – 2nd Assistant DM Guard Leaders: Cybill Stephenson – Guard Captain Erica Marciscano – Guard Captain Mikaela Gonzales – Guard Captain Section Leaders: Flute – Papa Odita-Honnah, Maddie Ginn Clarinet – Cristina Hillje, Will Bridges […]

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2015 Summer Percussion Dates

Wednesday, July 1st 9:30 am to 4 pm – Battery and Front Ensemble Rehearsal Wednesday, July 8th 9:30 am to 4 pm – Battery and Front Ensemble Rehearsal Monday thru Friday, July 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th 9:30 am to 7 pm – Battery and Front Ensemble Rehearsal Wednesday, July 22nd 9:30 am to 4 […]

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2015 Summer Band Schedule

Brandeis Bronco Summer Band & Guard Week 0: July 27 – 31 10:00 a.m. – Band Leadership Team Meeting (10 am to 1 pm) Week 1: August 3 – 7; M-F 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon – Full Band/Guard 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Full Band/Guard August 4 – Tuesday – Registration & Uniform […]

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84 Students Medal at UIL Solo and Ensemble

Congratulations to all of the students who participated in the UIL Solo and Ensemble competition last Tuesday. Brandeis had 58 students receive a first division on their Class 1 solo. Class 1 solos are the hardest level on the HS UIL Prescribed Music List. We also had 12 students receive a first division on a […]

Winter Guard Results

Dripping Springs Color Guard Contest: JV – 5th place Novice Blue Varsity – 6th place Scholastic Regional A San Marcos Color Guard Contest: JV – 3rd place Novice Red Varsity – 3rd Place Scholastic Regional A Leander Color Guard Contest: Saturday, Feb. 7 Leander HS JV – 6th place Novice Varsity – 5th place Scholastic […]

3 Selected to Texas All State

Congratulations to the nineteen students who competed at the TMEA All-State audition held at the campus of the University of Texas. Brandeis had three students selected to the 6A All-State Band. Congrats to Catherine Marfin 1st chair piccolo, Papa Odita-Honnah 5th chair flute, and Josh Payne 3rd chair percussion. This is Josh’s second year to […]

19 Students Named to All Area Band

Congratulations to 19 band members who were auditioned and made the All Area Band. The students will now prepare to audition for the Texas All State Band on January 10th at the campus of UT Austin. They are: Piccolo – Catherine Marfin Flute – Papa Odita-Honnah, Antonio Jasiczek Oboe – Angela Chen, Kailey Lopez Clarinet […]

36 Students Named to All Region Band

Congratulations to the 40 students that auditioned for the All Region Band on Saturday. Our band had record breaking 36 students make the All Region Band, with 19 advancing to All Area Band, 17 made the All Region Full Orchestra, 3 first chairs, and 3 second chairs. All Region Band members are: Piccolo: Catherine Marfin […]