This message is for Wind Ensemble students & parents only: Click here for the schedule for Wind Ensemble's UIL Concert & Sightreading Contest in Waco this Wednesday. This performance is open to the public and you are welcome to come watch us perform at 6:20pm at Midway High School. If you decide to take your… Continue reading Wind Ensemble’s UIL Schedule
The following message is for students & parents of Symphonic Band & Wind Ensemble only: This Thursday, February 28, both Symphonic Band & Wind Ensemble will be performing at the Belton Performing Arts Center to get comments from invited judges. This may be the only time parents, friends, & family members will get to hear… Continue reading Pre-UIL Benchmark Concert Performance
This message is intended for current 6th & 7th grade band students & parents only: As we look ahead to planning for next school year, we need your feedback on your son or daughter's choice for their enrollment in Band next year. We really appreciate your child's participation in our program, and we sincerely… Continue reading Band Sign-Ups for Next Year
On Saturday, band students performed in our 8th Annual Solo & Ensemble Contest here at South Belton. We had a total of 228 events that morning, and 175 of them earned a Division One Superior rating. This is 32 more than last year! These students will earn a medal at the End-of-Year Awards Ceremony in… Continue reading Solo & Ensemble Contest Results
Saturday, February 23 at SBMS It’s time for this year’s Solo & Ensemble Contest! This competition focuses on individual and small group performances. A solo is defined as a performance given by one person, while an ensemble is a performance given by a small group of people. Each student will be judged by a professional… Continue reading Solo & Ensemble Contest Information
Click here to check out our new Recruiting page with Be Part of the Band!
On Friday, members of the South Belton Jazz Band competed in the TMEA All-Region Jazz Auditions at Bonham MS. We had a total of 5 students make the group with an additional 3 first alternates that are honorable mentions. Please join me in congratulating the following students: 7th grader Ashu G. placed 2nd chair out… Continue reading All-Region Jazz Audition Results
Interested students received a picture order form this past week for our upcoming Picture Day this Wednesday, January 23. We will take a group picture for the yearbook in our band uniform in the Band Hall. Parents have the option to buy a group picture of their ensemble and/or an individual picture taken with their… Continue reading Fine Arts Picture Day
Congratulations to these 5 Wind Ensemble students for being recognized as Superintendent Scholars for their high PSAT score. Way to be Superior! 1. Sam F. 2. John G. 3. Duncan L. 4. Kole P. 5. Chris S.
As we head into the break for the holidays, please make transportation arrangements to have your student take their instrument home after their band exam time next week. No instrument should be left behind in the Band Hall after school on Wednesday. A copy of the exam schedule can be found by clicking here. Students… Continue reading Holiday Break Reminders