Symphonic Band & Orchestra

Hello Symphonic Band & Orchestra Families, We finally received our time slots for this year’s CMEA Festival on Friday, March 16th!  For those of you unfamiliar with the CMEA Festival:  CMEA is an acronym for California Music Education Association.  CMEA has festivals throughout California, our section is the North Bay.  The festival is comprised of […]

Honor/Jazz Bands & Full Orchestra – Middle School Tour

Hello Honor Band, Jazz Band & Orchestra Families, As you know the Middle School Tour is right around the corner, Monday, February 26th.  Details of the timeline was sent out in a previous email.  If you missed it, do not worry, go to and click on coordinator’s blog.  You will find all previously sent out emails. […]

All Bands & Orchestra – Pasta & Music Night

Hi Everyone!! Remember the PASTA & MUSIC NIGHT Fundraiser is THIS Saturday, February 24th benefiting the AHS Band & Orchestra Program.  The event will be held at the Masonic Lodge, 373 N. Main Street., Sebastopol (walking distance from Analy HS). Doors open @ 5:30pm, last serving at 7:00pm though the event will continue until 9:00pm. […]

All Bands – Marching Season Tips

Hi Band Families, As many of you know it is marching season.  Both Concert and Symphonic Bands will be marching at some point during the school week.  So here are a few tips to help your student be more comfortable while marching. Layer clothing:  Concert Band marches during the morning hours when it tends to […]

All Bands & Orchestra – Pasta & Music Night

Hello Band & Orchestra Families, Pasta and Music night is almost here, Saturday, February 24th at the Masonic Lodge, 373 N. Main St., Sebastopol (walking distance from Analy HS)! The doors open @ 5:30pm, last serving is at 7pm, the event goes until 9pm.  You can come anytime but prior to 7pm if you want […]

All Bands & Orchestra – ABW Meeting

Hello Band & Orchestra Families, Analy Band Wagon’s monthly meeting is tomorrow, Thursday, February 8th at 6:00pm in the Band/Orchestra room.  Please stop by and hear Maestro’s News and his plans for Spring.  All are welcome! Thank You!

Full Orchestra – Rehearsal Information

Hello Full Orchestra Families, In preparation for the Middle School Tour which is on Monday, February 26th, Maestro is requesting that the Strings join the Winds, Brass, and Percussion for Monday evening rehearsals.  So for both February 12th and 19th there will be Full Orchestra rehearsals in the band/orchestra room from 6:00pm to 7:30pm.  Since there […]

Symphonic Band, Jazz Band & Orchestra – Middle School Tour

Honor/Jazz Bands & Full Orchestra Families, We are getting ready for the Middle School Tour on Monday, February 26th.  This is when the three ensembles tour Twin Hills MS, Sun Ridge Charter and Hillcrest MS.  It is important that all students complete and return their permission slips as soon as possible.  They are required to […]