March 6-10 2023

Spring Fundraiser – Hanging Flower Baskets

NEW fundraiser for 2023. We will be partnering with Louisburg Nursery & Greenhouse in selling hanging spring flower baskets. You can choose sun or shade-loving plants, and baskets can also be converted into sitting porch plants. Before you purchase flowers this spring, see a band member!

Thursday March 9, UMKC Spring Festival – Symphonic Band

  • Dismissal @ 11am
  • Attire: Concert Black. Students should be dressed in concert black before leaving for UMKC.
  • Masterclasses for all instruments & convert observations – 11:30am-5pm
  • Performance & Clinic: 6:30pm
  • Reminder: There will be no buses from UMKC back to SME. Please secure rides home from the performance
  • See full itinerary here
  • Download the permission slip that was sent home Friday

KSHSAA Solo & Ensemble Festivals

  • Regionals: April 15 (Olathe South)
  • State: April 29 (Washburn Rural – Topeka)
  • Students may prepare solos, trios or small ensembles to perform together.
  • Sign up this week!

2023-2024 Band Audition Information

Jazz Night 2023

Seeking a student artist to design our Jazz Night t-shirt (May 5). Let Mr. Toepfer know if you are interested! You do not have to be a member of the jazz bands to participate