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Arlington, VA 22205
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Friday, February 12, 2016

Music

Swanson Music Department

Welcome parents and students! Those of you who are not new to Swanson already know the school year offers many exciting and enjoyable Music Department activities and opportunities. For new Swanson families, there is a wealth of information to share, and you are in for a treat. Swanson band, orchestra, and vocal music students continue to amaze us with their level of musicianship.

 

 Special Announcement 

Saturday, April 23 - Solo and Ensemble Festival at the Cooper Middle School in McLean

This attendance form must be filed out and returned to Mr. Norris by February 19th! Checks made out to "Swanson Middle School."

Mark Your Calendar - Upcoming Performances!

 
Wind Ensemble (2nd Mod Band) 

February 18 at Yorktown High School Students need to arrive (Yorktown High School) BY 6PM WITH their instrument/music and in black and white performance attire. The concert will start at 7pm.

March 12 at Sandburg Middle School (Alexandria) VBODA State Band Assessment Performance (like our SOL test). Students need to arrive at Swanson by 3pm with their instrument/music and in black and white performance attire. The buses will depart SMS by 3:15. The performance is scheduled for 5:15PM and we should arrive back at Swanson between 7 and 7:30PM. Symphonic Band

(4th Mod Band)

February 20 at Wakefield High School Students need to arrive (at Wakefield H.S) by 9:30am with their instrument/music and in black and white performance attire. Their performance is scheduled for 10:30am.

Concert Band (7th and 8th Mod "6th Grade Band")

CANCELLED March 8 at Yorktown High School - Students need to arrive (at Yorktown High School) by 6pm with their instrument/music and in black and white performance attire. The concert will start at 7PM.

As always, parents and friends are encouraged to attend ALL of our performances!!! 


Spring Band and Orchestra Trips

 If you have any questions email: swansonmusictrip@gmail.com


Check This Out! 2015-16

Swanson Band and Orchestra Email Lists - Join by sending an email to the following addresses from the email account where you want to receive messages (no subject or message required):

Band: swanson-band+subscribe@googlegroups.com  

Orchestra: swanson-orchestra+owners@googlegroups.com

Join the Swanson Chorus Parents Facebook Group

We hope you find this website informative and easy to use. Feel free to give us any suggestions on how to make it better by sending an email to the Music Department website manager. This page contains links to one or more websites that are outside of the Arlington Public Schools network. APS does not control the content or relevancy of these links.

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