We're leaving Friday! I want to be a part of it, New York, New York! 🎶
The NYC band leaves Friday for the Big Apple! Watch social media for photos of our adventures! #SayAPrayerForTheChaperones ☺️
Highlights of the week:
Winter Showcase - NIPE, Guard & Pep performed for a packed house at NEMS
NIPE (Indoor Percussion) - State Finals - Saturday April 2nd
Winter Guard - This past weekend: WGI Indy Regional Finalist. Headed to IHSCGA State Finals this weekend! Saturday State Send off 1:30pm NEMS
ISSMA Jazz 1 - Had a memorable State Finals performance!
Concert Band - We're off to NYC!!
IPA State Finals Volunteers - Earn $ for NHS Band by volunteering to work IPA State Finals. April 2nd, 2022 - Hulman Center - Terre Haute, IN.
Marching Band - Ask your student if they have signed up! Commitment form, schedule, sign ups, etc.. can all be found on our website: https://www.noblesvilleband.org/marching
Under the Direction of Eric Thornbury & Jacob Crossley
NYC - Busses depart Friday! Please reach out to a director if you missed the meeting and need any additional information. Make sure you have joined the NYC Band group & Music Travel app.
Check the schedule (emailed from Mr. Thornbury) for ISSMA after school rehearsal and performance dates - they come up quickly after spring break!
$1000 Band Booster Scholarship - Application open to all current seniors who plan to continue music at the next level. Band or guard. Application on Canvas. Deadline March 25th.
Under the Direction of Bethany Robinson
Indiana Jazz State Finals
Jazz 1 had an incredible performance at ISSMA Jazz State Finals Friday night at Pike High School. While placings aren’t given at this festival, 8 awards for sections and individual performers are given to the best 9 Jazz Bands in the state. NHS Jazz 1 received 3 out of the 8 awards: Best Rhythm Section, Best Trumpet Soloist- Levi Rozek, and Best Trombone Soloist- Luke Nelson.
Jazz Cafe (Date change from original date) with Special Guest, Todd Williams from Wynton Marsalis's original septet at Jazz at Lincoln Center
Todd Williams: http://www.toddmaxmusic.com
April 29, 2022
Noblesville Middle Schools & Jazz 1: 6:00pm
Noblesville High School Jazz Bands w/ Todd Williams: 7:30pm
All Jazz Bands in the NHS Aux Gym-Enter Gate 7
Tickets $10-Ordering Info Coming Soon
Road to Ellington
The Noblesville High School Jazz Program and its participants are still raising money for the Essentially Ellington Festival & Contest in New York City, May 4th-May 8th. Donors can visit NoblesvilleBand.org/Ellington or scan the QR code to support our NHS Musicians! Jazz 1 will be competing on Friday, May 6th between 2pm and 6pm.
For upcoming Jazz 1 performance dates please visit: NoblesvilleBand.org/Ellington
Under the Direction of Jeff Welsh
The Winter Guard was named one of 7 finalists in last weekends WGI Indy Regional! They are currently ranked 18th nationally headed into this weekends IHSCGA Scholastic A State Finals!
IHSCGA State Finals - 3:59pm Center Grove HS
SPECTATORS ENTER AT DOOR 9 AND ADMISSION IS $10.00
State Send off - 1:30pm Noblesville East Middle School
NIPE (Noblesville Indoor Percussion Ensemble)
Under the Direction of Murray Mast
The NIPE gladiators have won battles, but now it is time to go win the WAR!!!! After a little R&R in New York City, these warriors will continue perfecting maneuvers and firm up strategy to overtake their opponents. Last week the point differential between 1st and 3rd place was .512. Yes, you read that decimal point right!!!!
State Finals: Come see it all at Indiana State University Hulman Center on April 2nd. $20 (adults)/$16 (students/seniors)/$64 (family pack). Click here for advance tickets:
https://am.ticketmaster.com/indianastate/IPAStateFinals. Stay tuned for specific State Final battle times.
Have a wonderful and relaxing spring break! I look forward to spending time with many band families and students in NYC. Making memories with my kids and band family will be worth the bus ride!
President, Noblesville Band Boosters