Category Archives: Musical Orchestra

Sunday Band Email News (Dec 11th – 16th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band!

Congratulations to everyone for putting on a wonderful winter concert this past Thursday evening. It was a wonderful evening of music and celebration with one of the largest audiences I’ve ever seen at the Birdville Band Winter Concert. We hope that you all enjoyed listening to the concert as much as we enjoyed putting it on.

We’re looking forward to a week filled with auditions, pit orchestra rehearsals, and the Winter Jazz Concert. The schedule for the week is as followed:

Monday – Band Auditions / Winter Jazz Concert / Winter Guard Rehearsal

·         Band Auditions in all Band Class Periods

·         4:15 – 8:30pm JV Winter Guard Rehearsal (BHS Gym)

·         7:00 – Winter Jazz Concert (BHS Auditorium)

Tuesday – Band Auditions / Pit Orchestra Rehearsal / Winter Guard Rehearsal

·         Band Auditions in all Band Class Periods

·         3:00pm – 6:00pm Pit Orchestra Rehearsal (Band Hall)

·         4:15 – 8:30pm Varsity Winter Guard Rehearsal (BHS Gym)

Wednesday – Band Auditions / Pit Orchestra Rehearsal

·         Band Auditions in all Band Class Periods

·         3:00pm – 6:00pm Pit Orchestra Rehearsal (Band Hall)

Thursday – Band Auditions / Pit Orchestra Rehearsal

·         Band Auditions in all Band Class Periods

·         3:00pm – 6:00pm Pit Orchestra Rehearsal (Band Hall)

Friday – Half Day of School

·         Band Hall will close immediately after school lets out

Fall Semester Exams / Spring Semester Band Placement Auditions – This is just a friendly reminder that the Fall Semester Exam is our Spring Semester Band Placement Audition. The audition will consist of our Major Scales, the Chromatic Scale, a Short Sight Reading, and for extra Credit an Excerpt of the All Region Band Audition music of the staffs choosing. Auditions will begin on Monday, December 11 during all band classes and will finish up before the Winter Break.
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 See you guys tomorrow!

Sunday Band E-mail News Dec 4th – 9th

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! I wanted to congratulate everyone who auditioned for the TMEA All Region 31 Bands this past week. I couldn’t be more proud of the hard work and hours of preparation that went in to this past weeks auditions. I am very proud to say that we had 25 students makeContinue Reading

Sunday Band Email News (Nov 27th-Dec 2nd)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! I hope that everyone had a restful Thanksgiving Break and is ready to get back to the grind. J I wanted to remind everyone that our annual service project (the Canned Food Drive for the Christmas Providers food bank) will come to a close this Tuesday. Please don’t forget toContinue Reading

Sunday Band Email News (November 13th-18th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! I’d like to congratulate everyone on a wonderful finish to the competitive marching season. I am very proud to say that the Mighty Hawk Band finished the season ranked #16 in the State. Placing 16th out of 250 conference 5A Bands puts our program in the top .6 percent absolutelyContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (Jan 23rd – 27th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band!   Congratulations go out to all of the members of the Pit Orchestra for doing an incredible job this past weekend putting on four wonderful performances of Mary Poppins. I’d like to personally thank Mr. Hackworth and all of the pit orchestra students for their countless hours of hard workContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (Jan 16th – 21st)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations go out to our 31 students who participated in the TMEA All Region 31 Bands this past weekend. I heard nothing but wonderful things from the clinicians about our students and thought all five concerts were nothing short of stunning. Thank you guys for representing Birdville High School andContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (January 9th-14th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations go out to our 11 Area Candidates for doing a great job representing themselves, Birdville High School, and the Mighty Hawk Band at the TMEA Area B Band auditions this past Saturday. Despite the wintery weather and the two hour delayed start, everyone auditioned very well. A very specialContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (January 1st-6th)

Happy Monday Mighty Hawk Band!   I hope that everyone had a restful Winter Break and got to spend some well-deserved time off with family and friends. I’m looking forward to seeing everyone on Wednesday of this week to start 2017 on the right foot.   We want to wish our 11 Area Candidates theContinue Reading

Sunday Email News (December 12th-16th)

Happy Sunday Mighty Hawk Band! Congratulations to everyone who auditioned for the TMEA All Region 31 Bands this past week / weekend. I am very proud to say that this was the most successful audition that we have ever had in Birdville High School Region Band History having 30 students make the Region Band andContinue 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