Director's Updates

Jan 8, 2018, 10:28 AM
Dear marching band member and parent, This email contains information regarding the Martin Luther King Jr. Parade on Monday, January 15. Call time is 1:30pm at 5th/3rd Bank in downtown Lincolnton (off Main Street… same meeting place as the Lincolnton Christmas Parade). Dress will be full uniforms. Don’t forget long black dress socks for the uniforms and shirt for under the … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2018/01/08/mlk-parade-logistics/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">MLK Parade Logistics</span></a>
Jan 7, 2018, 5:05 PM
Congratulations to the following students for auditioning and earning a seat in this year’s South Central District Honor Band! 11-12 Senior High Band John Nofsinger, 4th chair alto saxophone Ethan Farkas, 8th chair trumpet Branden Nuhfer, 3rd chair snare Braxton Lippard, 4th chair snare 9-10 High School Band Brandon Hamrick, 7th chair trombone Dominic Sanetick, … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2018/01/07/congratulations-all-district-students/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Congratulations All-District students!</span></a>
Dec 11, 2017, 12:23 PM
Good morning Band Family! This is a friendly reminder of the things happening this week through Winter Break at NL! Dewey’s – PLEASE continue to sign up to work the store AND HELP SPREAD THE WORD!!! All proceeds from the Dewey’s store go towards our INSTRUMENT OVERHAUL CAMPAIGN to equip our band with newer, workable equipment … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2017/12/11/concert-week-nl/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Concert Week @ NL</span></a>
Dec 4, 2017, 8:50 AM
Band Family, This letter contains information regarding three EASY fundraisers that are this month. United Scrip We will be taking an order for United Scrip this Friday, December 8. United Scrip allows you to purchase almost any gift card to national retailers, and the band receives a portion of each card ordered! The turnaround time is fast… you … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2017/12/04/three-easy-december-fundraisers/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Three Easy December Fundraisers</span></a>
Nov 10, 2017, 3:25 PM
Dear band family, This email is just a friendly reminder of some upcoming events in our band world! North Lincoln Percussion (“NLP”) Lead Director: Ms. Christyl Barber Auditions: Thursday, Nov. 16 6:30-7:30 Rehearsals: Tuesdays 4-7; Thursdays 5:30-8:30​​ 2018 Winter Percussion letter.docx ​ North Lincoln “Blue” Winter Guard (“NLBlue”) Lead Director: Mr. Eriq Wade Auditions: Monday, Nov. 13; Tuesday, Nov. … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2017/11/10/winter-auditions-fundraisers/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Winter Auditions & Fundraisers</span></a>
Nov 6, 2017, 9:29 AM
Dear Band family, Congratulations to the Band of Knights for earning the following awards at the Crystal Cove Classic at Havelock High School on Saturday: Prelims 2nd Place Band Class 4A 1st Place Music Class 4A 1st Place Percussion Class 4A 2nd Place Drum Majors Class 4A 2nd Place Color Guard Class 4A 2nd Place … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2017/11/06/congratulationsencore-performance-on-tuesday/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Congratulations!/Encore Performance on Tuesday</span></a>
Oct 30, 2017, 8:45 PM
Congratulations to the North Lincoln Band of Knights for earning the 3A/4A Grand Championship at the Fred T. Foard Band Classic! In addition, the band took home the following awards:Superior rating 1st Place music class 4A 1st Place General Effect class 4A 1st Place Color Guard class 4A 1st Place Percussion class 4A 2nd Place … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2017/10/30/marching-band-wins-foard-band-classic-grand-championship/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Marching Band Wins Foard Band Classic Grand Championship!</span></a>
Oct 22, 2017, 4:35 PM
Dear Band Family, This email contains information regarding our final football game of the season as well as our double-header Saturday with competitions at Fred T. Foard HS and Appalachian State. Friday, 10/27 – Home Football Games vs. Lincolnton HS (Senior Night) 5:45pm – Call time 6:00pm – warmup in auditorium/band room (potential new marchers … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2017/10/22/home-football-game-senior-nightdouble-header-competitions/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Home football game (Senior Night)/Double Header Competitions</span></a>
Oct 1, 2017, 9:12 PM
Congratulations to the Band of Knights for earning the following awards at the Blue Devil Pride Tournament of Bands at Maiden HS: GRAND CHAMPION 3A/4A 1st Place Colorguard 3A 1st Place Percussion 3A 3rd Place Drum Major 3A 1st Place Music 3A 1st Place Marching 3A 1st Place General Effect 3A Pit Crew Award Highest … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2017/10/01/band-of-knights-win-grand-championship/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Band of Knights WIN Grand Championship!</span></a>
Sep 24, 2017, 8:25 PM
MAIDEN H.S. COMPETITION (aka “Blue Devil Pride Tournament of Bands”) Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 Report to NL 8:45am Rehearsal in stadium 9:00am Return to bandroom; prepare for departure 10:00am Inspection in band room (in ½ uniform) 11:20am Depart NLHS 11:30am Arrive MHS/orientation/eat lunch in stadium/watch bands 12:00pm Prep for warmup 1:45pm Warm up begins 2:20pm … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2017/09/24/maiden-hs-competition-logistics/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Maiden HS Competition Logistics</span></a>