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Band Camp wrap up!

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Band Camp wrap up!

Band camp wrapped up with a great performance in the Meyerson Center this past Saturday. We had over 30 students from Walker that performed. Students spent the week studying with professional musicians from The Dallas Winds and rehearsing with some of the best conductors from universities and schools around the state.









This Week in Band - Band Camp Starts Monday!

Band Camp - June 5 - 10

Important things to remember
Meet at the Band room each morning at 7:30 AMBreakfast and lunch will be served each day of campWear your Walker Band shirt on MondayIf you haven't paid your fee yet that's okay, bring it on Monday.The bus will bring us back to Walker each day at 3:30Saturday is your big performance in the Meyerson Symphony CenterMonday  6/57:30 - meet at Walker Band Hall7:45 - Bus leaves for Booker T Washington High School8:15 - Breakfast is servedAuditionsLunchBand rehearsal3:30 - return to WalkerTuesday7:30 - meet at Walker Band Hall7:45 - Bus leaves for Booker T Washington High School8:15 - Breakfast is servedRehearsalLunchRehearsal3:30 - return to WalkerWednesday7:30 - meet at Walker Band Hall7:45 - Bus leaves for Booker T Washington High School8:15 - Breakfast is servedRehearsalLunchRehearsal3:30 - return to WalkerThursday7:30 - meet at Walker Band Hall7:45 - Bus leaves for Booker T Washington High School8:15 - Breakfast is servedRehear…

Performance and End of Year Celebration!

End of year Awards Concert- 05/25/17 - All Bands - Dress up event
"A night to Remember"  Awards, Performances and Fun for all.  Special Guests - WT White Band
Thursday Night  May 25Performance Begins at 6:30PMStudents must be in place for rehearsal by 5:45 PM.  This is a dress up event.Pizza and a Movie.  Band students are invited to stay after school Thursday for and end of the year celebration before the concert.3:45  Meet in Auditorium4:00 - 5:30 Pizza and a Movie.  Cost is $5The Band Booster Parents will be serving Pizza, Nachos, soft drinks and treats to band students only from 4:00 - 5:00 in the cafeteria.  Cost for food is $5.A movie will be shown in the Auditorium.  No food in the auditorium at any timeStudents must stay in the cafeteria and auditorium5:45 -  Meet in Band Hall, Warm up and go to Auditorium6:30 - Awards, Performances and Special events

Band Camp with the Dallas Winds at the Meyerson - June 5 - 10



This Week in Band 5/21

End of Year Details Morning rehearsal time - 8:00 - 8:30 each morning Monday thru Thursday this weekNo after school band this week.End of year Concert Thursday evening.  See details belowAll Instruments must be turned in Friday.  School lets out early that day.  The band hall will be open from 1-4 for instrument check in All bands will be performing at our End of Year Concert.Concert begins at 6:30 PMStudents should be in place ready to play by 5:45It is a dress up event.  Same dress code as the award ceremonies this past week. Camp Forms Due this weekBand Camp runs from June  5 - 10Bus will pick us up each morning at 7:45 at WalkerBus will drop off at Walker each afternoon around 3:30Cost is $25 and also covers student instrument rental

This week in Band!

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Congratulations to the Symphonic Band!

The Symphonic Band performed at the Eismann Center Tuesday as part of the Peak Music Festival.
They gave a beautiful performance and were awarded the 1st Division trophy by all the judges at the contest.  Congratulations Band!




May 5 -
Morning rehearsal 8:00 AM Cinco De Mayo celebration 4:00 - 6:00.  The Symphonic Band and Concert Bands will perform May 8 - 12
No after school rehearsals this week due to testing
 May 15 - 26
Before and after school rehearsals are back on regular schedule May 25
Band End of Year Concert and Awards

Schedule for Eismann performance

Peak Music Festival - 05/02/17 - Eismann Center, Richardson TX
Symphonic band - Concert Black Dress Clothes
9:00 AM - Meet in Band Hall for check in and rehearsal11:00 - Pack and load bus11:15 - Depart for Eismann Center12:00 - Check in and Unload bus12:30 - Warm up1:00 - Performance1:30 - Depart for Lunch1:45 - Arrive at CiCi's pizza2:30 - Depart for Walker2:45 - Arrive and go back to class

This week in Band!

Monday
 8:00 before school practice time Tuesday, May 2
8:00 - before school practice time 1:00 - Symphonic Band will perform at the Eismann Performing Arts Center in Richardson, TX on Tuesday, May 2 at 1 PM.  Please plan to attend if you are able. Wednesday, May 3
No activites Thursday, May 4
8:00 - before school practice time Friday, May 5
8:00 - before school practice timeCinco de Mayo and Walker Unity Celebration.  Band students will perform at the evening celebration.