Weekly Music Notes 8/30/2017

I hope this message finds everyone well and looking forward to the bands first performance in their new uniforms, this Friday night! I apologize that it has been a couple of weeks since my last “Music Note” but I know the Booster Board has been doing a fantastic job communicating the needs of our band to all…

Durant Band Update

Hello Cougar Pride Band Families!  Mother Nature did not cooperate again at the game this past Friday, but let’s hope the third time is a charm. A few reminders for this week: NEW YORK TRIP DEPOSITS DUE THURSDAY Deposits are due Thursday, August 31st. Deposits are $200 per person. A signed contract is needed for everyone going on…

Raymond James Opportunity!

We have a Bucs game this Thursday and still need more volunteers. Due to the game being on a week day you can arrive as late as 6 pm. Additionally, we have our first USF game on Saturday, September 2nd. We have 8 people signed up. We must have a minimum of 13 people at every game. Two events in…

Weekly Music Notes 8/14/2017

Greetings to all Cougar Pride Marching Band family members! It is hard to believe the new school year has launched and we are already experiencing the joy of making music here at Durant. Thank you for your support, and particularly for encouraging your child to continue their study of music. This investment of time, effort…

Booster Meeting 8/15/2017

GENERAL BOOSTER MEETING Tuesday, August 15, 2017 6:30 PM Band or Chorus Room Our first General Booster Meeting, will be an important one. We will present the budget for review and approval, roll out our Bourbon & Boweties Bracelet Fundraiser, and will discuss other activities of the booster organization.  Please plan to attend this important…

Band Parent Updates! 8/8/2017

Hi Cougar Pride Marching Band Families! Congratulations to our Cougar Pride Marching Band (CPMB) on a great Friends & Family Performance.  For many of our new students, this is their first-time learning basics and drill, all while memorizing new music.  Great job!  The past two weeks have been full of a lot of hard work,…