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5th Grade Band Parents

Email newsletter for parents of Middleton Elementary School 5th Grade Band members.

December 7 - Concert Info!

November 15th 2017

[1]McCracken Band Email Header Image Fifth Grade Band Parents: Just a quick reminder that 5th Grade Band does not have rehearsal after school this Friday (11/17). Students will have their normal Monday/Tuesday lesson schedule next week! Information regarding our Thursday, December 7 concert at McCracken is attached. Students received a hard copy this afternoon. Chip De Stefano Director of Bands McCracken Middle School Skokie, Illinois National Band Association Board of Directo ...Continue Reading

Beginner Band Parents

Email newsletter for parents of Middleton Elementary School Beginner Band members.

CORRECTION - First After School Rehearsal December 7

November 16th 2017

[1]McCracken Band Email Header Image Yikes! I don't know if the calendar changed from a couple months ago or if I just read it wrong, but the Trimester One enrichment runs past Thanksgiving this year. The Beginner Band's first after school rehearsal will be THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7!!! Sorry for the confusion. Chip De Stefano Director of Bands McCracken Middle School Skokie, Illinois National Band Association Board of Directors, Middle School Representative All-Illinois Junior Band ...Continue Reading

Concert Band Parents

Email newsletter for parents of McCracken Middle School Concert Band members.

December 7 - Concert Info!

November 16th 2017

[1]McCracken Band Email Header Image Concert Band Parents: Several years ago I composed a piece for the McCracken Concert Band that Mr. Morrison pulled out for the kids to play this fall. I had the chance to work with them on Tribute Overture Tuesday afternoon and I couldn't believe how much the Concert Band has improved since the start of the year. It was really fun and I can't wait to hear what they do with it at the concert. Speaking of the concert. Tomorrow morning the kids will receive ...Continue Reading

Symphonic Band Parents

Email newsletter for parents of members of the McCracken Middle School Symphonic Band.

Nov 7 Schedule (Band Director Workshop) and IGSMA Solo Contest

October 30th 2017

[1]McCracken Band Email Header Image Symphonic Band Parents: NBA/IGSMA Band Director Workshop The 2017 Band Director Workshop is quickly approaching. This year is a little less involved for the kids, but they continue to serve a very important component of the the workshop and we couldn't do it without them! We have almost 40 directors registered right now and I expect several more during this week leading up to it! Schedule for Tuesday, Nov. 7 (Purple polos) 11:00a Symphonic Band call t ...Continue Reading

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