Fairfield Tempo Club
Written by Denise Reier

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
The Pure Elegance Breakfast with Santa is scheduled for December 20th, from 8:00 am – noon in the FHS Cafeteria. Pure Elegance will be performing every hour starting at 8:15, and Santa Claus will be there bearing gifts. Tickets can be reserved by emailing last name, #of adults, and #of children under 11 to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Admission is $5 per person, payable at door with cash or check made payable to Tempo Club.
 
 
DCI DISCOUNT TICKETS BACK FOR THE HOLIDAYS
The lineup for the 20th Annual Summer Music Games in Cincinnati has been announced, and once again we have a great lineup.  5 of the top 12 corps from 2014 will be here, include the 2nd place Bluecoats (Bloooo!) and the 2013 World Champions Carolina Crown, as well as fan favorites Madison Scouts, Troopers and others.  And just for the holidays, you can purchase tickets at a $4 discount at each level. Discount tickets are available on-line by going to http://DrumCorpsShow.com or calling (513) 858-DRUM.  Get your tickets today, and help spread the word!

 
YANKEE CANDLE SALE UNDERWAY!
Candles make a great holiday gift, or decoration for your home for holiday entertaining!  And you can still place an order online for credit to the Tempo Club. Through 1/12 go to the Tempo Club Yankee Candle Shopping Site and place an order. These orders will ship directly to you in 7-10 days, and the Tempo Club will still get credit for the sale!  Great for holiday decorating or gifts!  For more details, check out the Fundraiser Page.
 
  
CONGRATULATIONS to the most recent Musicians of the Month 
See the students honored at the recent Tempo Club meetings as the Musicians of the Month.
 
   
CONGRATULATIONS MARCHING BAND 
The FHS Marching Indians performed on November 2 at the OMEA State Competition, and received an overall Superior Rating (the best possible) for their performance.  They also received Superior Ratings for each of the individual captions at the competition.  Congratulations to all of the students, directors and staff who have been working all year towards this moment.  And a thank you to all of the parents and other volunteers who support the group with their hardwork and by cheering in the stands at competitions and football games.
 
 
MARCHING INDIANS BRING HOME THE HARDWARE FROM TECHUMSEH COMPETITION
Congrats to FHS Marching Band. First place class AA, Best Percussion, Fan Favorite, Best Overall Music, Visual and General Effect and GRAND CHAMPIONS at Tecumseh competition. And the fourth Superior Rating of the year. Way to end the regular season!  You can catch the Band two more times this year...at the final football game of the season (and Senior Night) this Friday versus Hamilton, and at OMEA State Competiton on Sunday at Dayton's Welcome Stadium at 7:45 pm.  Click here for spectator information for OMEA State Finals.
 
 
MARCHING BAND EXCELS AT COMPETITIONS
The Fairfield Marching Band had strong performances at recent competitions in Hamilton and Loveland.  At the Hamilton competition, the band received second place in class AA and their second Superior rating of the year.  At the Loveland competition they received 2nd place in Class AA as well as Best Percussion and Best Auxiliary, and their third Superior rating of the year. Great job to the students and staff!  You can catch the Marching Band at their final regular season competition on Saturday October 25 at the Tecumseh competition (complete schedule).  And they'll be competing in the State competition on Sunday November 2.
 
 
TEMPO TALK
Each month, Tempo President Brian James will be providing insights into news and questions regarding Tempo Club.  This month, learn more about what Tempo Club does...how we raise money and what we use it for!  Check it out here!
 
 
GREAT JOB FHS MARCHING INDIANS!
Congrats to the FHS Marching Indians! At the Lockland Competition, they received Best Auxiliary, Best Percussion and First Place in Class AA, Best Overall Music and a Superior Rating which qualifies them for OMEA State Competition. Great job to the marchers, directors and staff!  Next up is the Hamilton Competition on Saturday September 27.
 
 
  
TRI-M NEWS Find the 2013-14 handbook, application for new members and information on upcoming meetings on the Tri-M page.