Msg for Parents & Students from Mr Jones

Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students, I hope this email finds you healthy, safe and well. I wanted to check in about remote teaching and give a little insight into how we are going to navigate class work. We are going to be working mostly through Google Classroom using the music that was distributed earlier this […]

Spring Break and Google Classroom

Over Spring Break, all students will have a recording assignment for each band or orchestra class via Google Classroom. In the event of a school shut-down, all assignments will go out on Google Classroom. Email Mr Jones if you have any questions or if your student needs help getting on to Google Classroom. jones@analybandwagon.org.

CMEA Cancelled

To all Band and Orchestra parents, Today we were informed that our CMEA Festival (for Full Orchestra and Symphonic Band) on Saturday, March 28th at Piner HS has been cancelled due to concerns about the corona virus.  Mr. Jones will try to schedule a similar adjudicated experience during the school day later in the school […]

Full Orchestra Rehearsals | March 2020

In preparation for the CMEA festival on Saturday, March 28th, Full Orchestra needs to rehearse together. Please help to make arrangements so that your student may attend the following rehearsals: Tuesday Tutorial | March 10th | 7:35-8:05am: Winds & Percussion Only Monday Evening | March 23rd | 6-7:30pm: ALL Full Orchestra Tuesday Tutorial | March […]

CMEA | Full Orch + Symph | Sat Mar 28

Hello Symphonic Band & Full Orchestra Families, We received our time slots for this year’s CMEA Festival on Saturday, March 28th!  For those of you unfamiliar with the CMEA Festival, CMEA is an acronym for California Music Educators Association. CMEA has festivals throughout California, our section is the North Bay. The festival is comprised of […]

Next ABW Meeting – Tues Mar 10

To have time to vote and for a little reprieve after the Pasta Night, the ABW meeting has been rescheduled to next week. Analy Band Wagon Board Meeting Tuesday, March 10th 6:30pm in the Band Room Please join us! Every parent/guardian is a member of the Analy Band Wagon! We have some retiring board positions […]

CMEA & Apple Blossom Parade | Mark you calend

Saturday, March 28th – Symphonic Band & Full Orchestra: CMEA (Graded uniform performances). Time Approx 11am – 6:30pm. Need chaperones and two uniform volunteers! More info coming soon! Saturday, April 18th – Concert Band, Symphonic Band & Drumline: Apple Blossom Parade (Graded uniform performance). Time Approx 7:30am – Noon. Need volunteers! More info coming soon!

Jazz Band | Mon Mar 2 | Special Guest

On Monday, March 2nd we have a special guest, Bobby Rogers, from the Santa Rosa Youth Orchestra, for an extra Jazz Band rehearsal 3-4pm in the Band Room. Attendance is optional but highly encouraged. We hope you can arrange it so that your Jazz Band students can attend. Thank you!

Full Orchestra | Mon Mar 2 | Special Guest

All Full Orchestra students – the next rehearsal for ALL Strings, Winds & Percussion is Monday, March 2nd 6-7:30pm in the Band Room. We will have a special guest conductor, Bobby Rogers. Students are preparing for CMEA (info coming soon) and it is important that ALL students attend. Attendance will be taken. Please email jones@analybandwagon.org […]

Safeway Reminders

The Symphonic Band and Concert Band will perform for Sebastopol Safeway’s Re-opening tomorrow (Wed. Feb 26th)!  The Safeway Foundation will present Analy Band Wagon with a generous donation and our band will play Pep Band tunes shortly after 9am. Band students should be prepared with the following tomorrow: Lyre – As a reminder, the purchase […]