If you are helping with the RAGBRAI fundraiser here is a link to a map of where we will have our stand. See you Wednesday!
Some of the dates in the mailing that was sent home were incorrect. Below are the corrected dates and the dates on the Google Calendar (tab above) are correct. The rehearsals will take place Monday-Friday, with the Registration and Picnic taking place on Fridays. If you have any questions, please e-mail Mr. Kleinheinz.
Percussion and Colorguard Mini Camps
August 3-5: 9:00am – Noon and 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Wednesday, August 5: 9:00am – Noon
Full Band Camp
August 6-7, 10-14: 9:00am – Noon (Everyone)
Noon – 1:30pm Lunch (On Own)
1:30pm – 4:30pm (Percussion & Winds)
6:00pm – 9:00pm (Colorguard)
August 7: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Band Picnic (Byrnes Park)
August 14: 6:00pm – Dark
The 6:00pm – 9:00pm colorguard rehearsal is cancelled this night.
August 17 – 21, 24, 25 & 28: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
August 26 & 27 9:00am-Noon
The 2014-15 School Year has come to an end! Please sign up for the 2015-16 School Year e-mail list using the link at the top of the page. We will be using both lists to send out summer updates.
Rehearsals for the My Waterloo Days Parade have changed slightly. The first rehearsal will be Monday, June 1 at 1:00pm. The second one has been moved to Friday, June 12 at 1:00pm to help facilitate loading the trucks. Both rehearsals will take place at West High School. A time and meeting place for the parade will be discussed at the rehearsals.
The Memorial Day Parade has been CANCELLED due to inclement weather. We will see all students (including seniors!) in band tomorrow.
The Bands, Choir, and Orchestra will be performing at the 2015 IHSMA Large Group Contest on Saturday, May 9. The Cedar Falls Music Department is graciously hosting us again. Cost of admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students. You only need to pay once for admittance to both centers (you will get a hand stamp). Please come out to support these West High ensembles as they showcase the hard work they have put in this year!
Itinerary for Students and Parents
Holmes Junior High
10:15am- Symphony Orchestra
11:05am- Concert Orchestra
12:40pm- String Orchestra
Cedar Falls High School
Symphonic Band- 2:05pm
Windy Symphony 3:30pm
Did you miss our May Concert? Here is your chance to hear the bands (or hear them again). Please enjoy the recordings from our concert.
On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss
Invocation & African Dance
Song for Lyndsay
All of the students who participated in band and their families are invited to the 2015 Band Banquet to be held Monday, May 11 in the West High Commons and Auditorium. The potluck dinner will start at 6:00pm in the Commons. Please bring the following items for the potluck:
Seniors: Main Dish
Juniors: Side Dish
The program will begin promptly at 7:00pm in the auditorium after dinner. There will be several outlets and power cables available. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Kleinheinz.