Director's Updates

Mar 18, 2020, 12:38 PM
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 … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2020/03/18/secondary-at-home-learning-plans-for-band-class/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Secondary At-Home Learning Plans for Band Class</span></a>
Mar 14, 2020, 7:01 PM
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. … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2020/03/14/school-closures-and-band-updates/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">School closures and band updates</span></a>
Mar 11, 2020, 10:02 PM
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! … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2020/03/11/festival-concert-information/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Festival Concert information</span></a>
Jan 20, 2020, 9:50 AM
“The 9th annual North Lincoln HS & MS Bands mattress sale is Sunday, May 3rd, from 11am to 6pm at the High School! Brand new Simmons Black Hybrids, Beautyrest & Platinum, adjustable power bases, memory foams, latex, pillows and more top brands will be displayed at up to 50% off retail store prices! All forms … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2020/01/20/2020-spring-mattress-sale-announcement/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">2020 Spring Mattress Sale Announcement!</span></a>
Jan 3, 2020, 8:11 AM
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 … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2020/01/03/all-county-uncg-honor-band-information/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">All-County/UNCG Honor Band information</span></a>
Dec 5, 2019, 9:38 AM
Dear concert band students and parents, Our Winter Concert will be next Thursday, Dec. 12 at 7pm in the auditorium. Our concert band will present some beautiful music, and be joined by both class choirs for a final piece. You don’t want to miss it! Dress for the concert will be concert black… please refer … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2019/12/05/winter-concert-thursday-dec-12/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Winter Concert – Thursday, Dec. 12</span></a>
Nov 24, 2019, 5:26 PM
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, $$ for 3rd quarter break, and jackets/beanies. Temps are showing it will be … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2019/11/24/3rd-round-playoff-game-this-friday-lincolnton-parade-this-sunday/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">3rd round Playoff game this Friday/Lincolnton parade this Sunday</span></a>
Oct 29, 2019, 5:54 PM
Dear band family, This email contains information regarding parade practices and our two community parades. Parades are in many ways some of the most important things we do as a band. They are our way of “giving back” to the community, and I want us to show up in full force NL style! We will perform for … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2019/10/29/929/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Parade information</span></a>
Oct 27, 2019, 5:26 PM
Dear band family, Congratulations to our marching band for two terrific performances yesterday at Porter Ridge and Providence High Schools. It was a long but fun day and I was so proud of the band for pushing through literally the elements (super hot afternoon and rain in the evening!) In the end, we brought home … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2019/10/27/friday-home-football-game-vs-lincolnton-senior-night/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Friday home football game vs. Lincolnton (Senior Night)</span></a>
Oct 21, 2019, 8:20 AM
Dear band family, This email contains information regarding our final two competitions of the season plus some additional information. Pirate Cove Classic @ Porter Ridge HS & The Providence Cup @ Providence HS Call time is 9:00am. Students will need their show shirts, long black socks, athletic shorts and $$ for dinner in the PHS stadium following our … <a href="https://bandofknights.com/2019/10/21/logistics-for-porter-ridge-providence-double-header-competitions/" class="more-link">Continue reading <span class="screen-reader-text">Logistics for Porter Ridge & Providence double header competitions</span></a>