SUMMER MUSIC GAMES 2014--SPECIAL OFFER
Are you looking for a great gift for the music lover in your life? Purchase tickets to the Summer Music Games in Cincinnati! Now through January 1, tickets are available at a discounted rate ($4 off the regular price). This is a great way to support the Fairfield Marching Band in their biggest fundraiser of the year, and share the joy of this awesome event with friends and family. For more information on line-up, click here. And to order tickets, you can go to http://www.drumcorpsshow.com/ or call 858-DRUM.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ORCHESTRA MEMBER Congratulations to FHS sophomore Benjamin Randale who has been accepted into the prestigious Dayton Philharmonic Youth Orchestra after a competitive audition process. He will perform wiht the youth strings program in concerts November 17 at the Dayton Art Institute and March 16, 2014 at the Masonic Center in Dayton. Congratulations on this outstanding achievement!
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FAIRFIELD MARCHING BAND The marching band traveled to Dayton's Welcome Stadium on Sunday November 3 and returned with a Superior Rating. This is the highest rating that a band can receive in OMEA judging, and the band finished the year with a Superior rating at all competitions. Congratulations to the students and directors on a wonderful season. And thank you to all the parents and fans who support the group throughout the year. The Marching Band will celebrate this season on November 20 at the Marching Band Banquet.
CONGRATULATIONS FAIRFIELD MARCHING BAND The Marching Band closed out the regular season placing second in the Versailles competion, and earning their fourth straight Superior Rating. OMEA State Competition is scheduled on Sunday November 3 at 8:00 pm at Dayton's Welcome Stadium. Please plan to come out and support the Marching Band in their final performance of the year.
HAMILTON BAND-O-RAMA Congratulations to the Fairfield Marching Band on receiving a Superior Rating and 2nd place at the Hamilton Band-O-Rama. Great performance, all.
CONGRATS TO MARCHING BAND ON FIRST COMPETITION OF THE SEASON Our FHS Marching Indians received a Superior Rating at the Troy Marching Band Trojan Invitational this Saturday. In addition, the FHS Drumline earned the trophy for Best Percussion. Congrats to the students and directors on an outstanding performance. Next competition is on Saturday September 21 at the Hamilton Band-o-Rama, performance time 8:30 pm at Hamilton Stadium. Hope to see you there.
TRI-M NEWS Find the 2013-14 handbook, application for new members and information on upcoming meetings on the Tri-M page.
GREAT COVERAGE OF CHORALIERS IN NATIONAL PUBLICATION There is a nice article featuring the Choraliers and our own Jeff Clark in the latest issue of Productions Magazine. Click on that link and the story is on page 6. Nice feature on an award winning year...but a reminder that creative pursuits aren't exclusively about winning awards.
CONGRATULATIONS TO SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS AND SENIORS As we approach the end of the year, we wish the best of luck to all graduating seniors. At the senior awards night, the following students were recognized: Tempo Club Scholarships ($1000/each): Yeri Noh, Megan Ulrich and Erin Williams. Tempo/Booster Scholarship ($1000): Stephanie Schaeper. Tempo Club is proud to be able to sponsor these awards and recognize a few of the many outstanding musicians in the program.
CONGRATULATIONS to the 2012-13 Musicians of the Month See the students honored at last year's Tempo Club meetings as the Musicians of the Month.
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