Band Schedule

Below is the order of bands for the Bearcat Marching Festival and the order of march for the parade. Bearcat Marching Festival: UNK 1:00 – performance Kearney Catholic 1:15 – performance Hershey 1:45 – performance North Platte 2:15 – performance Columbus 2:45 – performance GI Northwest 3:15 – performance Kearney High 3:45 – performance Done at 4:15   Band Day…

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Fingernails?!

Hello All, I have a very important topic to discuss with you.  Several ladies have asked me if they can get their nails done for fall ball before the weekend so they can have them ready by Saturday night.  Our uniform code forbids it but Mr. Mitchell and I have decided that we think it would be fine to bend on…

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Update

There was a slight change made to the itinerary found in the post below.  Please note the new performance time and meeting time.  The band will perform at 3:45.  Thanks! Mr. LeFeber

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Itineraries and other helpful info

Hello All! Several of you have asked me about a potential conflict of the PSAT test and the LPS marching contest on Saturday, October 18th.  While we don’t have our official time yet I can tell you we will perform in the mid afternoon which would mean leaving Kearney around noon.  We will likely have a rehearsal that morning so…

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Whole Note Society

I would like to remind all of you of an opportunity for an organization that you could be a part of called the Whole Note Society. I gave a presentation on it during band camp. The goals of the organization is to make friends, improve our community, and prepare you for your future. The deadline to register is October 1st….

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CD IS HERE!!

The long awaited day is here, the 2014 Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble CD is done and in!  If you would like a copy they are $10.  See me and I will get you one (or 3 or 4!).  We will also have them for sale at the KHS Marching Band Exhibition on Friday at 6:00 pm at Greeno Field…

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Band Camp!

Great job last week gang!  We covered A LOT of new stuff and you all are working hard.  We have a long way to go but we are going to get there.  Thanks! Just a gentle reminder that band camp week 2 starts on Monday at 8:00 am!  If you haven’t taken care of the following items please be sure…

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Cool Video

Hi All, Check out this cool video about music performance and brain function.  Make anyone want to go and practice?  

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All State Audition Materials Posted

Hello All, The Nebraska Music Education Association has posted all the material need to audition for the 2014 All State groups.  You can access the music HERE.  You will find etudes, scales, and excerpts for the All State Band and etudes and play alongs for the jazz band.  If you are considering auditioning (and I hope you will) then please…

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HELP NEEDED for the Good Sam Pep Band Gig on Sunday, July 27th

Hello All! Band camp is getting close and I am EXCITED!  I hope you all had a great summer! I am still looking for more folks to play in a pep band for a special celebration at the Good Samaritan Hospital on Sunday, July 27th.  We would perform on the Chapel Lawn, located on the south side of the hospital…

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