Category Archives: Jazz Bands

Sunday Email News (Nov 28th- Dec 3rd)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! I hope that everyone had a restful Thanksgiving break and got spend some well-deserved quality time with their families and friends. We have quite a few celebrations this week. Let’s start by congratulating Julian Shannon and Jonathan Shier for being selected to the 2017 TMEA All State Jazz Ensemble! JulianContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (Nov 13th – 19th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations go out this week to the Mighty Hawk Band Drumline for having a great first ever performance at the Lone star Classic Drumline contest at Marcus High School. The Drumline had a solid performance and enjoyed a wonderful day around a completely new activity. I’d like to thank Mr.Continue Reading

Sunday Email News (Sept 26th-Oct 1)

 Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations to The Mighty Hawk Band for a great exhibition performance at our home show this past Saturday. We got some great feedback from the judges and finally got the opportunity to perform the Introduction, Opener, and Ballad all in the same performance.  A very special congratulations goes out toContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (Sept 19th – 24th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations go out this week to all of the Students who participated in the TMEA All Region Jazz Band Auditions this past Saturday. I am super proud to say that out of the 17 students that auditioned, 11 of the students earned spots in the bands and 7 students advancedContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (Summer Edition)

Happy Summer Everyone! Just a friendly reminder that we have Monday Rehearsal #1 tomorrow in the Birdville High School Cafeteria. Due to construction, everyone will have to enter through the main entrance of the school. The schedule for the day is as followed: 12:00 – 1:00pm – Jazz Saxophones 1:00 – 2:00pm – Jazz Trumpets 2:00Continue Reading

Sunday Email News (May 16th – 21st)

 Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! A very special thank you goes out to the Social Officers of 2016 Mighty Hawk Band and Senior Mom / Banquet Chair Mrs. Smith for putting on a wonderful banquet this past Friday evening at the Marriott Solana Hotel in Westlake. From the meal, to the awards and speeches, to dancingContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (May 8th – 14th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations go out to everyone who participated in putting on the BISD Solo Contest this past Saturday. We had almost 3,000 students come through our doors to perform and everything went off without a hitch. A very specially thank you goes out to Mrs. Kirchenbauer, Mrs. Lehr, Mrs. Brunner, andContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (May 2nd – 7th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations goes out to the Wind Ensemble for receiving division one ratings from all judges this past weekend at the Peak Music Festival held at Wakeland High School. The judges had nothing but wonderful things to say about our performance and we got a wonderful recording of Conniption for the composerContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (April 24th – 30th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! So many celebrations this week! Congratulations to the Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band for receiving Superior Ratings from all Judges and the Concert Band for receiving an Excellent rating on Stage and Superior rating in Sight Reading at the UIL Concert and Sight Reading Contest this past Tuesday. Way toContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (April 18th – 23rd)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations to the percussion section for putting on another great “Drum-A-Thon” this past Saturday. Everyone did a wonderful job and this was by far, the best participation we’ve ever had by the students securing sponsors for their work. The percussion section raised $2,200 in sponsorship for their efforts. A specialContinue Reading