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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?  


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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Another Summer Pep Band?

Hello from the wonderful wooded (and mosquito infested) Wisconsin.  I am on vacation with my family and having a great time! I got a call from Good Samaritan Hospital asking if the KHS band could provide some music for a 90th Birthday Celebration for the hospital they are doing on Sunday, July 27th.  We would meet at 12:45 an be…

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Drum Corps

Hello! The World Class drum corps Pacific Crest will be here in Kearney on Sunday, July 13th rehearsing all day.  Please consider coming out to see this great group rehearse.  They will be on Joe Greeno field until about 3:00 pm so come early to see them in action. There is also a good chance that the Madison Scouts drum…

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Quarter Notes

Hi All, The annual Quarter Notes mailer is now available online.  It should be coming in the mail in the next few weeks but if you like to see it early you will find it as well as the KBPA Spirt Wear order form under the parents link on the main page. Please let me know if you have any…

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Gig on Saturday

Hi All! The gig this Saturday is a GO!  If you haven’t signed up yet PLEASE DO! You can sign up HERE. 2-3:30 pm at Central and Railroad. If you need an instrument please email Mr. Mitchell and he will set something up ( Thanks for helping out Kearney and the KHS Band! See you soon! Mr. LeFeber  

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Calling all tuba players (or anyone else who would like a little conditioning before marching band starts)! Please see the message from your tuba section leader Asael below…   “Hello tuba players! I hope you’re having a great summer so far and hope you have at least become acquainted with this year’s marching band music. With these new sousaphones, comes…

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