Each week I will be sending out and email with information regarding rehearsal schedules and other events for the instrumental music program. The email will come from a Google groups email “Nitschmann Instrumental Music Association.” I am currently completing the rollover of emails into this group for easier communication. However, for this week I am sending it from you school email.
Rehearsal schedule: Monday-Friday
Strings 7:30-8:30 am
Band 9:00-11:00 am
Jazz 11:30am -12:30 pm Jazz auditions will be on Thursday and Friday following the band session
Athletic/Summer Music Camp schedules for this week
Cross country – String students will attend orchestra until 8 AM and then proceed to XC practice. Band students will attend XC practice until 9:30 and then come to band.
Volleyball – String students will be dismissed from orchestra at 8 AM to attend volleyball. Band students should report to band at 10 AM. Band students need to arrive at band quickly so they do not miss almost a full week of rehearsal.
Field Hockey – Band students will be dismissed from band at 10 AM to attend field hockey practice. If they are in jazz band they should return promptly at 12:00 PM.
Theme days for this week
- 8/12 Monday – Pajama day
- 8/13 Tuesday – Hawaiian day
- 8/14 Wednesday Hat/crazy hair day
- 8/15 Thursday – Twin day
- 8/16 Friday – Red, White, and Blue day
Band shoes: If your child did not get measured for band shoes, he or she should see Mr. Zettlemoyer as soon as possible. I anticipate the shoes being available for pickup on Monday, August 19 at uniform distribution night. (Specific details will be sent in a follow up email titled “Uniform Distribution Night.”
Online registration/medical form: Parents, if you have not done so yet, please click on the link below and complete the online registration/medical form. https://forms.gle/ftu8UJ5Yktf5V1nc9
NIMAS meeting (NItschmann instrumental Music Association Parent Group): The first NIMAS meeting of the year at 7:30 PM on Wednesday, August 14.
Mr. Daniel E. Zettlemoyer
Instrumental Music Director