Weekly Music Notes 9/17/2018

Greetings CPMB Family! I hope this message finds everyone well on this Monday morning. There are several events coming up in the next two weeks that are extremely important to our organization. The first event is our Rehearse-a-thon which will be this Saturday, September 22, from 9AM-3PM. Because we will be trying to finish learning…

Monday Music Notes, 8/13/2018

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…

Great Start to 2018

Good day CPMB family, It is hard to believe that another new school year is about to begin. As I reflect on the last 14 years,  this will be my 15th year as a music educator, I can honestly say that I have never been as excited to start a new school as I am…

BAND CAMP!

Let the Countdown Begin 3 — 2 — 1 It’s almost here and we couldn’t be more excited.  Band camp will begin Monday, so here are a few updates/reminders: Band Camp Band Camp Cost:   $150.00 (total for both weeks) Band Camp Dates for Week 1:  July 23, 24, 25, 26 Start/End Time:         …

CPMB Mini-Camp Update

Hello Cougar Pride Music Families! Welcome to the start of our 2018-2019 Marching Band Season.  We have had a fantastic turn out for mini camp.  Our students hit the ground running and are working hard on their fall show. REMINDERS: Check-In:  All students must check-in daily before the start of mini camp.  Check-in is at…

CONGRATS COUGAR GUARD!

Congratulations to the Cougar Color Guard members and staff for earning the SILVER MEDAL at the 2018 FFCC State Championships on April 7, 2018!  The guard was also promoted to SCHOLASTIC A CLASS for the 2019 indoor season!!  Congratulations!!!!!  

Orchestra Update 2/19/2018

Students and Parent(s)/Guardian(s), Good morning, I hope this email finds you well. I wanted to take a few moments to congratulate the Chamber Orchestra on their MPA performance this past Friday. The ensemble received 3 Superior ratings and 1 Excellent for an overall Superior Rating! This is the first time in 4 years that a Durant HS Orchestra…