All-State Concert Band and Jazz Band Auditions Posted

Juniors and Seniors interested in auditioning for all-state, contact Snell for information and music for all-state concert band and jazz band. hans.snell@d51schools.org


CHS Band Booster Nominations

CHS Band Booster Board Positions up for nomination.  Email the name of who you would like to nominate to Mr. Snell here: hans.snell@d51schools.org.  Deadline for nominations is June 1st and voting will take place at the band booster meeting on June 10th at 6pm.  Zoom meeting details will be given to those who ask for them and the nominees.

 

a) President: Presides over all meetings of the Board and of the Organization, supervise the affairs of the Organization, and give effect to orders and resolutions of the Board, act as the primary liaison between Band Director(s) and the Organization, provide an annual report to the General Membership and Band Director(s).

 

b) Vice-President: Preside over meetings of the Board and of the Organization when the President is absent, assists the other Officers as needed,  ensures that all fundraising activities and events are being directed by an Officer or a duly appointed and authorized Committee Chair(s), serves as the back-up liaison to the Board for the Committee Chair(s), should the At Large position be absent.

 

c) Secretary: Will attend and take notes at all meetings and keep records of minutes of meetings and will be media contact for the Organization.

 

d) Treasurer: Will handle and maintain accurate and current records of all money, tax filings, non-profit status fillings, and incoming funds.  Will track student accounts and meet with Budget & Accounting office of Central High School of Grand Junction as needed.

 

e)  At Large: Handles communication between the Board/Band Director and Committee Chairs as necessary and ensures Committees are on task, manage and conduct of events and activities of the Organization, making progress on projects and have necessary information and materials to achieve their duties.


May 11th Weekly Update

Hello CHS Band Parents and Students,

 

Please find Snell’s Video here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Ysq-OrVx1tVnpFHIr4lCWuvVQyToKkwG

 

Information in this email will include:

 

Music/Instrument Check in- Summer Check Out

End of the Year Awards

Reminder about Finals

 

 

Seniors

 

  • Ryan Barnhart

 

  • Sirah Bond

 

  • Tatum Brown

 

  • Miranda Chaffin

 

  • Jayden Chapman

 

  • Kaylee Coombs

 

  • Michael Ethridge

 

  • Shaelyn Grant

 

  • Sarah Gray

 

Avery Hernandez (Sorry I forgot it the Video)

  • Hunter Prather

 

  • Ceejay Prichard

 

  • Evelyn Rath

 

  • Izabelle Rogers

 

  • Hannah Scheef

 

  • Joshua Tombleson

 

  • Orion Wilson

 

Outstanding Junior Award

 

  • Aiden Schriefer

 

Outstanding Sophomore Award

 

  • Quinn Regan

 

Outstanding Freshman Award

 

  • Marissa Garza

 

Outstanding Wind Ensemble Member

 

  • May Beckstead

 

Outstanding Symphonic Band Member

 

  • Aiden Walla

 

Outstanding 5th Block Jazz Band Member

 

  • Jacob Booker

 

Outstanding 6th Block Jazz Band Member

 

  • Ian Prieto

 

Outstanding 8th Block Jazz Band Member

 

  • Tatum Brown

 

Class Clown Award

 

  • DJ Torres

 

 

 

1st Year Letter

 

  • Leobardo Marin

 

  • Kendalle Costello

 

  • Eden Schmalz
  • Michael Nowlin
  • Jacob Blazer
  • Khyler Sawyer

 

Multiple Year Letter

 

  • Logan Howard

 

  • Mary Beckstead
  • Landon Washburn
  • Shaelyn Grant

 

Louis Armstrong Award

 

  • Orion Wilson

 

John Philips Sousa Award

 

  • Sirah Bond

 

Director’s Choice

 

  • Ceejay Prichard

 

 

 

 

 

Music/Instrument Check in- Summer Check Out

 

Students will be allow to come to the school to turn in music, turn in instruments, check out instruments, pay fees, clean out lockers, etc. On their assigned day after May 14th.

 

May 15 SENIORS ONLY (by Last Names)

 

8-9am: Adair-Creech

9:30-10:30am: Cressler-Harris

11-12: Hendrick-Miears

1-2: Miller-Schmitt

2:30-3:30: Searcy-Zimmerman

May 18 (Grade 9-11 by Last Name)

 

8-845: Abacheche-Berger

9:15-10:Bermudez-Cisneros

10:30-11:15: Clark-Feaster

12:30-1:15: Fender-Gray

1:45-2:30: Green-Infante

3-3:45: Iniguez-Linsley

May 19 (Grade 9-11 by Last Name)

 

8-8:45: Little-Miles

9:15-10: Miller-Parsons

10:30-11:15: Partida-Rocha

12:30-1:15 Rodgers-Slaugh

1:45-2:30: Smith-Vargas

3-3:45: Vaughn-Zubiat

May 20 (8th Graders that want Summer instruments)

 

If you use a school owned instrument fill out this form: https://forms.gle/NEzNiZV589a4dQJz5

 

Reminder about Finals

 

Wind Ensemble/Symphonic Band Students will practice and perform at solo during our google meeting time on May 14th.  Each week they will submit a practice record to Snell to show their progress.

 

5th, 6th & 8th Block Band Students will practice and perform at Jazz solo transcription during our google meeting time on May 13th or 14th.  Each week they will submit a practice record to Snell to show their progress.

 

Music Theory Class will present their composition during our google meeting time on May 13th.  Each week they will submit a progress report to Snell to show their progress.


May 5th Weekly Band Update

Hello CHS Band Parents and Students,

Please find Snell’s Video here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1NJxeitzsDK6iwuZx5LJ1mmPpEEaTCPhy

Information in this email will include:

  • End of the Year Awards
  • Music/Instrument Check in- Summer Check Out
  • Reminder about Finals

End of the Year Awards

Please congratulate the following students for these awards!  Snell will be dropping off your award between 11am-4pm at your house on May 6th.  All seniors will be recognized at our 1st concert in the next school year and are invited to join us.  Your certificates are attached to this email due to limitations with COVID-19.

Seniors

•             Ryan Barnhart

•             Sirah Bond

•             Tatum Brown

•             Miranda Chaffin

•             Jayden Chapman

•             Kaylee Coombs

•             Michael Ethridge

•             Shaelyn Grant

•             Sarah Gray

  • Avery Hernandez (Sorry I forgot it the Video)

•             Hunter Prather

•             Ceejay Prichard

•             Evelyn Rath

•             Izabelle Rogers

•             Hannah Scheef

•             Joshua Tombleson

•             Orion Wilson

Outstanding Junior Award

•             Aiden Schriefer

Outstanding Sophomore Award

•             Quinn Regan

Outstanding Freshman Award

•             Marissa Garza

Outstanding Wind Ensemble Member

•             May Beckstead

Outstanding Symphonic Band Member

•             Aiden Walla

Outstanding 5th Block Jazz Band Member

•             Jacob Booker

Outstanding 6th Block Jazz Band Member

•             Ian Prieto

Outstanding 8th Block Jazz Band Member

•             Tatum Brown

Class Clown Award

•             DJ Torres

1st Year Letter

•             Leobardo Marin

•             Kendalle Costello

•             Eden Schmalz

Multiple Year Letter

•             Logan Howard

•             Mary Beckstead

Louis Armstrong Award

•             Orion Wilson

John Philips Sousa Award

•             Sirah Bond

Director’s Choice

•             Ceejay Prichard

Music/Instrument Check in- Summer Check Out

Students will be allow to come to the school to turn in music, turn in instruments, check out instruments, pay fees, clean out lockers, etc. On their assigned day after May 14th.

May 15 SENIORS ONLY (by Last Names)

  • 8-9am: Adair-Creech
  • 9:30-10:30am: Cressler-Harris
  • 11-12: Hendrick-Miears
  • 1-2: Miller-Schmitt
  • 2:30-3:30: Searcy-Zimmerman

May 18 (Grade 9-11 by Last Name)

  • 8-845: Abacheche-Berger
  • 9:15-10:Bermudez-Cisneros
  • 10:30-11:15: Clark-Feaster
  • 12:30-1:15: Fender-Gray
  • 1:45-2:30: Green-Infante
  • 3-3:45: Iniguez-Linsley

May 19 (Grade 9-11 by Last Name)

  • 8-8:45: Little-Miles
  • 9:15-10: Miller-Parsons
  • 10:30-11:15: Partida-Rocha
  • 12:30-1:15 Rodgers-Slaugh
  • 1:45-2:30: Smith-Vargas
  • 3-3:45: Vaughn-Zubiat

May 20 (8th Graders that want Summer instruments)

If you use a school owned instrument fill out this form: https://forms.gle/NEzNiZV589a4dQJz5

Reminder about Finals

Wind Ensemble/Symphonic Band Students will practice and perform at solo during our google meeting time on May 14th.  Each week they will submit a practice record to Snell to show their progress.

5th, 6th & 8th Block Band Students will practice and perform at Jazz solo transcription during our google meeting time on May 13th or 14th.  Each week they will submit a practice record to Snell to show their progress.

Music Theory Class will present their composition during our google meeting time on May 13th.  Each week they will submit a progress report to Snell to show their progress.


CHS Band Mandatory Meeting

Hello,

Any returning or incoming CHS band students should watch the following video and find important documents attached to this email.
Mandatory Meeting Video – https://drive.google.com/open?id=1hhxSrDpvpO2TOfAPjXOd1MJLipo-Zo8m
 
2020 CHS Marching Warriors Contract – https://forms.gle/ozEcGVmxuAuH5e2C6
Thank you,
Hans Snell

Central High School
Director of Bands

Join the Band

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Insane Inflatable 5k

Insane Inflatable 5k
Saturday June 13th
Mesa County Fair Grounds
7:00 AM Check-in time work until 1:00PM (no lunch provided)

Everyone will receive a t-shirt at check in, and $50 dollars will be donated to the Band for each volunteer.
If anyone has any questions form me please feel free to give them my phone number, they can reach me either call or text 970-589-1076 or my email is tljessup33@yahoo.com

We need to have our spots filled by April 4th if possible. We currently have 10 spots left to fill

https://forms.gle/GhazaBjbFZx9Ugz98