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Latest News

Winter Guard takes 1st Place

The Winter Guard competed in the Color and the Sound at South Forsyth on Saturday, Febuary 6.  This is the first time that the High School Winter Guard won 1st place in our class.  Congratulations to these young ladies on their strong start to the season!  Keep up the great work!

GMEA District Honor Band and All State

Please congratulate the following for being selected to participate in the District 13 Honor Band:

Justin Golding (Bari Sax), Faheem Jamaloodeen (Bass Clarinet), Amy Jenkins (Flute), Josh Quadri (Trumpet) & Zander Sugarman (Alto &Tenor Sax)


Those who passed to the 2nd Round audition include:

Sophia Claymore (Bassoon), Justin Golding (Bari Sax), Amy Jenkins (Flute), Josh Quadri (Trumpet), Zander Sugarman (Alto &Tenor Sax) & Helen Yoo (Flute)

The following were named as members or alternates to the GMEA All State Band!!

Zander Sugarman (Tenor Sax); Justin Golding (Bari Sax) & Sophia Claymore (Bassoon)

Kroger Rewards Fund Raiser

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The Band has partnered up with Kroger and all you have to do is shop there.  But not just you, any family member in the country who shops at Kroger can help our program simply by registering their Plus Card and indicating our Program as a beneficiary.  Please read the letter below for directions on how this fund raiser will benefit out program beyond just our own community!

IF YOU ENROLLED BEFORE AUGUST 1, 2015, Kroger requires that you register again.  It will only take a few minutes but please sign up and encourage your friends and family all over the country to help pledge their support to our program.  It does not take away from their points in any way so help spread the word!

KROGER COMMUNITY REWARDS PROGRAM

How Marching Band prepares you for the CORPORATE WORLD?!?!?!

I know that we can tout the importance of participating in Band but here's an article from the perspective of someone who has worked in the Business world and why students who participate in Marching Band make the best candidates for jobs in the Corporate World.  Please read through and share with others because what we do matters.  It matters so much to our students, our school and our community so let's make sure people know why their support is vital!

10+ Values Marching Band Students Learn and Why You Should Hire Them (John Gardner)

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Upcoming Events
Wednesday, Feb 10
2:20 PMJazz Band Rehearsal (2:20-4p)
2:30 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (2:30-5p)
Thursday, Feb 11
All DayGMEA District 13 Honor Band
Friday, Feb 12
3:00 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (3:00-5:30p)
All DayGMEA District 13 Honor Band
Saturday, Feb 13
All DayGMEA District 13 Honor Band
Monday, Feb 15
2:20 PMWind Symphony Rehearsal (2:20-4:30p)
All DayTeacher Work Day OR SNOW DAY
Tuesday, Feb 16
2:20 PMConcert Band Rehearsal (2:20-4:30p)
Wednesday, Feb 17
2:20 PMJazz Band Rehearsal (2:20-4p)
2:30 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (2:30-5p)
Thursday, Feb 18
7:00 PMMVBA General Parent Meeting
Friday, Feb 19
3:00 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (3:00-5:30p)
Monday, Feb 22
2:20 PMCB/WS Rehearsal (2:20-5:00p)
Tuesday, Feb 23
6:00 PMPre-LGPE Concert
Wednesday, Feb 24
2:20 PMJazz Band Rehearsal (2:20-4p)
2:30 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (2:30-5p)
Friday, Feb 26
3:00 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (3:00-5:30p)
All DayKSU Concert Invitational Performance
Sunday, Feb 28
All DayWinter Guard @ Mill Creek
Monday, Feb 29
2:20 PMWind Symphony Rehearsal (2:20-4:30p)
Tuesday, Mar 01
2:20 PMConcert Band Rehearsal (2:20-4:30p)
Wednesday, Mar 02
2:20 PMJazz Band Rehearsal (2:20-4p)
2:30 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (2:30-5p)
Friday, Mar 04
3:00 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (3:00-5:30p)
Monday, Mar 07
2:20 PMWind Symphony Rehearsal (2:20-4:30p)
Tuesday, Mar 08
2:20 PMConcert Band Rehearsal (2:20-4:30p)
7:00 PMMVBA General Parent Meeting
Wednesday, Mar 09
2:20 PMJazz Band Rehearsal (2:20-4p)
2:30 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (2:30-5p)
Friday, Mar 11
3:00 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (3:00-5:30p)
All DayStudent/Teacher Holiday - NO SCHOOL
Monday, Mar 14
All DayMARCO'S BAND SPIRIT NIGHT
All DayTENTATIVE LGPE Performance Date
Tuesday, Mar 15
2:20 PMConcert Band Rehearsal (2:20-4:30p)
Wednesday, Mar 16
2:20 PMJazz Band Rehearsal (2:20-4p)
2:30 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (2:30-5p)
Friday, Mar 18
3:00 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (3:00-5:30p)
Wednesday, Mar 23
2:20 PMJazz Band Rehearsal (2:20-4p)
2:30 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (2:30-5p)
Friday, Mar 25
3:00 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (3:00-5:30p)
Saturday, Mar 26
All DayTENTATIVE Winter Guard @ River Ridge
Wednesday, Mar 30
2:20 PMJazz Band Rehearsal (2:20-4p)
2:30 PMWinter Guard Rehearsal (2:30-5p)
Monday, Apr 04
All DaySPRING BREAK
Tuesday, Apr 05
All DaySPRING BREAK
Wednesday, Apr 06
All DaySPRING BREAK
Thursday, Apr 07
All DaySPRING BREAK
Friday, Apr 08
All DaySPRING BREAK
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Email:  MVBA@mtnviewband.com

Payments may be sent into school with your student to be dropped off in the Payment Box near Mr. Owens' office or you can mail them to MVBA directly at:

MVBA

P.O. Box 490964

Lawrenceville, GA 30049

 

Remember, that any CASH payments should be given directly to Mr. Owens so that a receipt can be issued.