Alachua County Honor Band

Alachua County Honor Band

Alachua County's Best Musicians Come Together

Application Procedures


1.  Students return their applications to you, their "home school band director" by Nov 5th

2.  You, the director, will collect $10 entry fee for each audition

3.  Turn in Directors Form, Audition Form, Fee assessment for the school and individual student $10 fees to Bill Pirzer @ GHS by November 12th.

3.  You, the director will be given audition times the week before auditions.

4.  Auditions will take place on Wednesday December 9th from 4-7 at GHS.

IMPORTANT DIRECTOR INFO AND DATES

Director Info and Dates

Clinician/Conductor: Dr. Matt McCutchen, University of South Florida


November 5th ...........Collect student applications with student fees

November 12th..........Turn in Directors Form, Audition Form, School Fee assessment and $10                                             per application to Bill Pirzer @ GHS

December 9th............Auditions at Gainesville High School beginning at 4:00 PM

(Results will be compiled by all directors immediately following the last audition.) 

January 7th........ .......Honor Band Roster and Music to Directors

January 20th...... .......Rehearsal at Gainesville High School (4:00 – 6:00 PM)

January 27th..............Rehearsal at Gainesville High School (4:00 – 6:00 PM)

February 3th ..............Rehearsal at Gainesville High School (4:00 – 6:00 PM) 

February 4th.. ............Rehearsal at Gainesville High School (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM)

February 5th.. ............Concert Performance, Phillips Center for the Performing Arts


On-site Rehearsal 4:00 – 5:30 PM Joint MS/HS Concert 7:00 PM


It is expected that all directors will attend all rehearsals and performances.


Alachua County High School Honor Band Purpose:

“To foster truly outstanding musicianship in Alachua County through a clinic and performance in which the participants will be the most outstanding musicians in our county.”

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