Fertitta Middle School
Firebird Band

9905 West Mesa Vista Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89148

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Last Updated: February 9, 2016

We will begin rehearsing pep band during the early bird hour. If you are in advanced band and would like to play at the B-Ball games please join us. If you are in Intermediate Band or Beginning Band, please talk to Mr. Reid if you are interested.

A PAYMENT OF $100 FOR THE ADVANCED BAND SPRING TRIP (4/22-23) WAS DUE 1/13.  PLEASE BRING IN MONEY IF YOU HAVE NOT YET DONE SO!
LAST PAYMENT OF APPROXIMATELY $135 DUE 2/24.


Jazz Band performed at the PAC meeting last week and was AWESOME!  Mrs. Fertitta was there and commented that she could close her eyes and imagine our band backing up Frank Sinatra! Very cool, baby! Very cool!

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING STUDENTS WHO MADE THE CCSD HONOR BAND!!:
Ben Bell, Chris Dehoney, Emma Reid, Peyton Crosby, Juliette Doumergue, Codie Willis, Natalie Cothran,
Aimee Tram, Alyse Burke and Isaac Anderson


Beginning woodwind students who would like to switch to Alto Saxophone will need to provide their own instrument. I will accept 7 Alto Saxes...first come, first served!  I have a few school Tenor Saxes and a couple Bari Saxes.
Also Clarinet students who will be switching to Bass Clarinet will be able to use a school instrument.



JAZZ STUDENTS: PLEASE FOLLOW THIS LINK TO SIGN UP FOR REMIND


PRACTICE CHART
Print the practice chart, fill it out during the week, and turn it in on Monday.


                                                      
Contact Mr. Reid with any questions at
reidls@interact.ccsd.net


Here are some GREAT online tools to help you practice!

Online Metronome
Another online Metronome

Online Tuner

Listen for pitch accuracy

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