Recap from March 27 Virtual meeting

Dear Band family It was so great to "see" 60 of you on Friday! I've missed seeing and hearing you. If you missed the meeting, you can access the recording at:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1PMl4lVC7b-ObEjzpzgK6NR3WrmA-aF63/view?usp=sharing Here's the Google Slideshow shared in the meeting in case you want to reference it: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1Ge5uMuSKmRTn3Iu_VvnvIvJIRTLrkazaeGwWm4g4PTs/edit?usp=sharing Highlights from the meeting include: *Communication! Social media, email, … Continue reading Recap from March 27 Virtual meeting

Secondary At-Home Learning Plans for Band Class

Dear Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band members, The following link below will take you to my web-page on the school's website to access the Secondary At-Home Learning Plans for classes as required by LCS. All packets have been uploaded to Google Classroom as well! Go there for links to YouTube, PDFs and other assignments. Hard … Continue reading Secondary At-Home Learning Plans for Band Class

School closures and band updates

Dear band family, Earlier today, Gov. Copper issued an executive order closing all NC public schools for two weeks (through the end of March).  As I told the band classes yesterday, LCS will move to delivering instruction via online.  NLHS faculty will be meeting Monday morning with Mr. Cathey to discuss how this will look.  … Continue reading School closures and band updates

Festival Concert information

Dear Wind Ensemble/Symphonic Band members and parents, Our Festival Concert is next Tuesday, March 17 @ 6pm in the auditorium.  This concert will feature all 4 LCS high schools as we present our Music Performance Assessment (MPA) programs.  While the concert looks long, it will be very enjoyable as all of these students have worked very hard!  … Continue reading Festival Concert information

All-County/UNCG Honor Band information

Dear band students, This email contains information regarding two upcoming honor band clinic opportunities early in the new semester, Lincoln County All-County Band Clinic and the Carolina Band Festival @ UNCG. Lincoln County All-County Band Clinic - February 6-7, 2020.  This clinic showcases the best in band in Lincoln County!  Some awesome performances have happened over the years at this annual clinic!  NEW … Continue reading All-County/UNCG Honor Band information

3rd round Playoff game this Friday/Lincolnton parade this Sunday

Band family, The drumbeat plays on!  3rd round of the playoffs this Friday, Nov. 29 (Black Friday!) and the Lincolnton parade this Sunday, Dec. 1.  Call time for Friday's game will be 6:15pm.  We will wear uniforms again (no headwear).  Remember to bring black socks, $$ for 3rd quarter break, and jackets/beanies.  Temps are showing it will be … Continue reading 3rd round Playoff game this Friday/Lincolnton parade this Sunday

Friday home football game vs. Lincolnton (Senior Night)

Dear band family, Congratulations to our marching band for two terrific performances yesterday at Porter Ridge and Providence High Schools.  It was a long but fun day and I was so proud of the band for pushing through literally the elements (super hot afternoon and rain in the evening!)  In the end, we brought home … Continue reading Friday home football game vs. Lincolnton (Senior Night)