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Mrs. Lisa Borst
Middle School Band Director
E-Mail
(616) 997-3420

Mr. Greg VanStrien
High School Band Director
About Mr. VanStrien
E-Mail
(616) 997-3522

directors@coopersvillebands.org goes to both band directors

Band Calendar

December 2017

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  • Middle School Solo Ensemble
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  • 6th Grade Holiday Concert
  • 7th Grade Holiday Concert
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  • 8th Grade Holiday Concert
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  • High School Holiday Concerts
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Upcoming Events

  • High School Solo Ensemble February 10, 2018 TBA
  • High School Symphonic Band Concert February 20, 2018 at 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • 7th Grade Pre Festival Band Concert February 20, 2018 at 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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Marching Band – Playoff Football

We have been invited and approved to travel to Comstock Park for the playoff football game on Friday, October 27th.  We will be taking the entire band and doing a collaborative performance with the Comstock Park Band.

Here is the itinerary:

4:00 pm Change into uniform and load trailer

4:30 pm Depart Coopersville

5:00 pm Rehearsal with Comstock Park Band

5:30-6:30 Social Time and Cider and Donuts with the CP Band

7:00 pm Game

10:15 pm Estimated arrival home (students will be dismissed after uniforms are checked in)

We are still in the process of figuring out dinner plans.

We will be publishing a Sign Up Genius for Chaperones later this week.

BRONCO BAND NEWSLETTER  

WEEK 7 (10/16/17 – 10/20/17)
BAND BOOSTER MEETING CHANGE

  • 2nd Mondays of the month (except December)
  • 6:00 – 7:00pm in the MIDDLE SCHOOL CHOIR ROOM. (An hour before community band!)
  • Next meeting Monday, November 16.  

CHOCOLATE SALE UPDATE

  • All money should have been turned in unless a student took out an extra box in the last 2 days.

5TH GRADE BAND

  • Trumpets/Clarinets- Notes: G, F, E
  • Saxophones- Notes: D, C, B
  • Flutes/Trombones Notes: F, Eb, D

6TH GRADE BAND

  • “Pink Sheet” – #2 Eb Major, “A First Winter’s Sleigh Ride”

SOLO & ENSEMBLE

  • Solo & Ensemble Students – were assigned pianists and needed to contact them no later than today to set up times to rehearse.
    • Additional information will be emailed out

7th GRADE BAND

  • “Sleigh Ride” &  “A Christmas Fanfare”

8th GRADE BAND

  • “A Holiday Sing Along”

HIGH SCHOOL BANDS

  • Game Tonight: 5:00 Call time – 5:30 Rehearsal on field – 6:40 Game begins –
    • We will play through the whole game.  Go Broncos!

Banquet/Auditorium Show – Saturday, October 28th 5:00pm

  • Each family brings a main dish and a salad or dessert for potluck dinner
    • Any and all family members invited – free!
    • Bring your own plates, napkins, cutlery and beverages.
  • Auditorium show will begin after dinner around 6:30.

JAZZ BAND

  • “Gonna Fly Now” is the new piece for the week