Upcoming Concert Dates

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Thursday, May 18: Senior Solos, Jazz A, Jazz B

Senior Solo and Jazz Bands A and B performances will be Thursday, May 18 at 7:00 pm in the OHS auditorium. Thursday, May 25: Symphonic, Concert 1, Concert 2

The final concert of the year will be held on Thursday, May 25 at 7:00 pm in the OHS auditorium.

Volunteers are needed to chaperone the students before and during the concert. If you can volunteer, please volunteer using this SignUp Genius link:http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0449a8ab283-fall1 . Chaperone questions should be directed to chaperones@oaktonbands.org.

On both concert days, the Oakton Band Hospitality Committee will be offering pizza and baked goods in the gym lobby from 5:30-7:00 pm. Pizza will be for sale for $2/slice, water for $1/bottle, and baked goods by donation. If you wish to order a whole pizza, please email president@oaktonbands.org . Pizzas are $10/cheese, $12/pepperoni.

We also need donations of individually-wrapped baked goods for the bake sale. If you can help during the pizza sale/bake sale or donate items to the bake sale, please volunteer using this SignUp Genius link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0449a8ab283-fall1 .

Volunteers are needed to chaperone the students before and during the concert. If you can volunteer, please volunteer using this SignUp Genius link:http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0449a8ab283-fall1 . Chaperone questions should be directed to chaperones@oaktonbands.org.

Marching Band/Drumline/Colorguard Yard Sale

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Spring Cleaning time it here! Please consider donating your unwanted household goods to the Boosters for our annual Yard Sale on June 10, 2017! See the sign up below for more information or to volunteer to help at the event.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0844a9af292-drumlineguard/392895

Contact Michelle Madigan at michelle.madigan@gmail.com or Catherine Faust at cath_faust@hotmail.com to arrange a donation.

Oakton High School Band Audition Nights and Parent Receptions, May 2/May 3

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What: Audition nights for incoming Freshmen Oakton High School Band students and receptions for their parents.

When: Tuesday May 2, or Wednesday, May 3, 2017 – 7:00 PM

(Come either night, but woodwinds are preferred on Tuesday, brass/percussion on Wednesday if possible.)

For the audition, bring your instrument and band music (any prepared piece you would like to play – it can be anything!) Auditions are about 5 minutes. You will be asked to play scales. There are no “cuts” – everyone is welcome!

Where: Oakton High School Band Room, 2900 Sutton Rd, Vienna VA.

(Park in the back and enter through Door 6)

Why: To …..

  • Audition for placement into appropriate band class (all students will be accepted into the band program)
  • Meet the band teacher
  • Learn about marching band and Orkney Band Camp
  • Meet current band students
  • Meet current band parents
  • Parents can enjoy a delicious reception
  • Purchase band spirit wear
  • Get the dates of upcoming events
  • Make new friends.

Questions? Please e-mail Dr. Jamie VanValkenburg, Director of Bands, director@oaktonbands.org.