Mission Viejo High School Instrumental Music

Music Notes Week of 11/18

Week of November 18
Congratulations to the Marching Band and Colorguard, who took 2nd Place in their division at the Trabuco Hills Tournament in the Hills this past Saturday.
The group received a score of 83.1, and took the top scores in Auxiliary (Colorguard) and Visual!

Congratulations to all concert ensembles on a wonderful Fall Concert! Thank you to everyone who came out to support the students!
Coming Up
Volunteers Needed
-Looking for a volunteer to run the Holiday Poinsettia fundraiser.
-Marching Band needs help needed loading props and driving the mule at 9:00 pm Mondays and Wednesdays after practice (commitment from now until Mid-November). Training provided!
Booster Roles to fill:
-VP of the Music Program
-Marching Band Assistant Manager
-Assistant Uniform Manager (shadowing to take over next year)
Interested in any of these? Contact Carolyn DeBerard at president@mvhsmusic.com

Marching Band Info- FRESNO
-Field Trip permission form and Hotel Rules need to be signed and turned in ASAP!
-Food donations for Fresno can be turned in at Monday night’s practice. Refrigerated items are ok. Fruit or homemade desserts can be sent in with your student on Thursday. Sign up on the Sign Up Genius!

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We are starting our holiday fundraiser—selling Poinsettias!! These are beautiful plants with 5-7 blooms on each. Please go to www.giveback360.com and enter the code MVHSIMBA. Plants will be available for pick-up from the school on Dec. 4th. Or you can have them delivered up to 10 miles from the school for a small fee. Pass the link on to local friends and family. Ask your church or company you work for. Buy some for hosting gifts!!! Proceeds support the ENTIRE music program!

Get Ready for Fresno!
Get your show shirts and any extra dri-fits, t-shirts or sweatshirts before we leave for Fresno! There are also a few booster wear polos and t-shirts available for immediate purchase! See Mrs. Graham on Monday night in the band room!

Winter Drumline
Winter Drumline Interest Night/Auditions on Monday December 9th 5-9 pm. All are welcome! Even if you did not play percussion in the Fall, we need more Pit players and cymbal line!
Program Donations
The music program is always taking program donations online. Please consider adding an extra 3% to your donation to cover the online fees through Paypal. Thank you for supporting the music program!