Band Schedule

This Week In Band

 






Jan 16, 2017

Jazz band members - there is a $30 fee.
Please give checks to Mrs. Mireau or you can pay the fee by clicking here
The fee includes the mandatory jazz band shirt that Mrs. Mireau will pass out later in the month.


JANUARY EVENTS

Friday January 20th
SCC Honor Band Rehearsal 8am-6pm. SCC Honor Band Concert at 7pm @ SCC.
Congratulations students who made this year's ensemble: Blake Fleetwood, Tyler Best, Travis Stauffer, Christian Fagiolo, Lucas Haugen, Nathan Wolin, R.J. Hernandez, Evan Seeds, Alec Rubin, Devon Barros, Pierce Gardner, Scott Akin, Robert Leigh, Dagny Cunningham, and Madison Kearney!

Saturday January 21st
Arizona Music Educators Association State Solo & Ensemble Festival Tier #1. @ Mountain Ridge HS, Glendale, AZ
Good Luck Saxophone Soloist Maggie Orm & Percussion Duet Davis Shelmire and Connor Erickson!


Also Saturday Jan 21 & Sunday Jan 22 - Band Garage Sale
Please continue to drop off any items you wish to donate this week and next. If you can stop by for setting up or breaking down, we can really use the help with bringing out the tables. Thank you!!!

We still need donations! Please see below and drop off this week!
We also need help! Please sign up to help here
  • Location:11440 N 66th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85254
  • Dates: Jan 21-22, Feb 4-5 (optional),
  • Time: 7:30am to noon-ish

Time to clear out your old items!
Clothes, towels, sheets, pillows, stuffed animals, toys, furniture, appliances, pots, pans, tools, lamps, shoes, boots, coats, hats, mittens, bikes, old movies, old CDs, books, holiday items, exercise equipment, etc.
Drop offs - Any time! If you have a large item that needs to be picked up we have a truck and we can come and get it. Please swing by and you can drop the items off on the porch.
Call Kathy – 510-604-0234 or Chris – 510-967-6686


Friday January 27th
Day 1 of the AMEA All-Region Honor Band Auditions held at Mountain Pointe HS, Awatukee
Band Council students are helping run the event 12:30pm-9:30pm
These students will go on a field trip with Mrs. Mireau to Mountain Pointe HS after 5th hour: Maggie Orm, Christian Fagiolo, Devon Barros, Hailey Heinzen, Einna Silmone, Aidan Haugen, Lucas Haugen, Alec Rubin, Sydney Anderson, R.J. Hernandez, and Dagny Cunningham.
Good Luck Ari Cohen on your audition!

Saturday January 28th
Day 2 of the AMEA All-Region Honor Band Auditions held at Mountain Pointe HS, Awatukee
Students are helping run the event 7:00am-5:00pm.
Students are auditioning.
Good Luck to these students as they audition for this prestigious ensemble!: Dagny Cunningham, Madison Kearney, Ari Cohen, Pierce Garner, Scott Akin, Devon Barros, Evan Seeds, Aidan Haugen, Robert Leigh, Millar Gates, Sophia Jerolimov-Garl, Jacob Chinthagada, Jacl Berry, Sarah Chon, Shivani Jaiswal, William Nenad, Maggie Orm, Cole Carney, Rachel Turner, Davis Shelmire, Boreas Dimitruck, Jacob Skaalen, Christian Fagiolo, Tyler Best, Zach Skarnulis, Blake Fleetwood, and Travis Stauffer.

Still looking for parent helpers!
Friday January 27th @ Mountain Pointe HS 3:00pm-7:00pm We need 2 Adult Helpers to run registration.
Saturday January 28th @ Mountain Pointe HS We need 2 Adult Helpers to run registration in each of the following time slots. 7:00am-9:30am 9:30am-12:30pm 12:30pm-3:00pm
please sign up here


  • Marching Band Rehearsals for Parada del Sol Feb 11
    • Tuesday January 31, 2017 - 0-hour Jazz Band Cancelled - 0-hour Marching Band instead. First rehearsal for the Parada del Sol 6:30am-7:30am
    • Tuesday February 7, 2017 - 0 hour maching band - Parada rehearsal
    • Friday February 9, 2017 - Parada Rehearsal after school 3-6pm

  • February 11, 2017 Parada Del Sol (Lunch provided) Parents if you can donate an item for lunch we'd appreciate it
    • Call time will be around 7am, done around 12pm. Please sign up here. We're looking for donations for lunch of juice boxes, fruit, veggies, cookies, chips and mac & Cheese. Thank you so much!

Fundraising
We have opened the Fueler during Home soccer games. Only 1 game this week Friday 1/20.
If you would like help, send Fabiana an email at fundraising@firebirdband.org or click here here. You will either be teamed up with Carla, or Fabiana when volunteering. Thank you!


Calendar
  • Jan 20 - SCC Honor Band concert 7PM
  • Jan 21 - solo and ensemble competition
  • Jan 21-22 Band Garage Sale
  • Jan 27-28 Regional try out - Mrs. Mireau will need volunteers to help check in students - sign up here
  • Jan 31 - 0 hour marching band; no jazz band 0 hour
  • Feb 9 - 3-6pm hour marching band
  • Feb 11 - Parada del Sol appx. 7am-noon lunch provided


Spring Semester Schedule is here

Do you shop at Amazon?
If you shop at amazon.com, please use this link https://smile.amazon.com/ch/86-0473894 and a percentage of your purchases will be donated to the band! Please share this with your friends and family!

Do you shop at Fry's?
Follow the link and directions to the right side of this screen


Photos on Smug mug
This year photo's are on Smug Mug for all to enjoy and download "FREE". A huge thank you to Rui Barros for taking these awesome photos! Please take advantage of this and be sure and check out the photos!
The link is 2016 Chaparral Marching Band unlisted

Jennifer Mireau
A.M.E.A West Region Band Chair
Director of Bands Chaparral High School
A+ School of Excellence
Scottsdale, Arizona


Carla Monson for the
Firebird Band Boosters
boosters@firebirdband.org





 

 


 

 

 

Re-link Your Fry's Card to Chaparral Band Boosters

Your Fry's card needs to be re linked to Chaparral Band Boosters each year for the band to continue to receive funds from the Fry's Community Rewards Program. If you are not sure if your card is linked, please look at the bottom of your next Fry's receipt. It will say 'Chaparral Band Boosters' if your card is linked. Please link your card to the band and please ask your friends and family to link their cards too:

Go to www.fryscommunityrewards.com

Sign in to your Fry�s account or register for one.

Select My Account and then Account Settings

Scroll down to Community Rewards and select edit.

Select Chaparral Band Boosters #80255. Then save.