09.23.08

2008-2009 Board Members

Posted in Information, News at 1:29 am by Administrator

Thankyou to our board members for the 2008-2009 school year. These individuals volunteer their time and effort to help organize the program get parents envolved to ensure our children have the most rewarding experience we can offer.

The 2008-2009 Music Association Board Members are:

Joanne Spanoudis, President, spanoudiss@bellsouth.net
Marcia Mucci, Treasurer, mmscm@aol.com
Vickie Tutunick, Communications Officer, csms.bandmom@gmail.com
Ana Imai, Secretary, anahosfeld@aol.com
Judie Soto, Fundraising Chair, JudyG@fdn.com
Geniene Villanueva, Orchestra Representative, NGenMail@aol.com

This information is also availabble on the CONTACTS page.

-_Steve

Fall Calendar

Posted in Calendar at 12:38 am by Administrator

Coral Springs Middle
2008 Fall Calendar

Please Note – Items that Need Volunteers
Please Note – Special Dates / Events
Note – Music Parents association November meeting date TBD

September
17- Drumline Tryouts; 4 till we listen to every student.
17- Parent Board Meeting; 6:30 (Band Office)
20- All-State Auditions (Seminole MS)
22- Drumline; 4-6pm
24- Parade Band; 4-6pm
25- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am
25- Orchestra All-State Audition
26- Orchestra Trip- Ramblewood Middle (Details TBA) – Need Volunteers
29- Drumline; 4-6pm
30- Final Day to turn in Parent Contribution Money; $50

October
1- Parade Band; 4-6pm
2- Jazz Band; 8-9am
3- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am
6- Drumline; 4-6pm
7- ALL-COUNTY ORCHESTRA AUDITIONS
8- Parade Band; 4-6pm
13- Drumline; 4-6pm
15- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am
15- Parade Band; 4-6pm
16- Jazz Band; 8-9am
16- BAND/ORCHESTRA PICTURE DAY– Need Volunteers
16- Parent Board Meeting; 6:30 (Band Office)
17- Wind Ensemble; Brass Only; 8-9am
17- Marching Band; 8-9am (Practice for football game)
17- GAME WITH STONEMAN DOUGLAS HIGH (Details TBA) – Need Volunteers
20- Drumline; 4-6pm
21- FIRST CONCERT; Beginning Band; Orchestra Only; 6:30pm (Cafeteria)
– Special Event
22- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am
22- Parade Band; 4-6pm
23- Jazz Band; 8-9am
27- Drumline; 4-6
29- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am
29- Parade Band; 4-6pm
29- All-County Orchestra Rehearsal
30- Jazz Band; 8-9am
31- Wind Ensemble; Woodwinds Only; 8-9am

November
3- Drumline; 4-6pm
5- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am
5- Parade Band; 4-6pm
5- All-County Orchestra
6- Jazz Band; 8-9am
7- Wind Ensemble; Percussion Only; 8-9am
8- CAR WASH FUNDRAISER 1 (Details TBA) – Need Volunteers
10- Drumline; 4-6pm
10- All-County 6th Band Reh.- 5:45-7:30pm; Ramblewood MS; Only selected students
12- Jazz Band; 8-9am
12- Parade Band; 4-6pm
12- All-County Orchestra Rehearsal; Coral Springs City Centre
13- All-County Orchestra All Day Rehearsal; 8am
14- Jazz Band; 8-9am
17- Drumline; 4-6pm
17- All-County 6th Band Rehearsal.- 5:45-7:30pm;
at Ramblewood MS; Only selected students
18- Parent Board Meeting; 6:30 (Band Office)
19- Parade Band; 4-6pm
20- Jazz Band; 8-9am
21- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am
24- Drumline; 4-6pm
25- Parade Band; 4-6pm
26- Jazz Band; 8-9am

December
1- Drumline; 4-6pm
2- Parade Band; 4-6pm
2- ALL-COUNTY AUDITIONS (Details TBA)
3- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am; Woodwinds Only
4- Jazz Band; 8-9am
5- Wind Ensemble; 8-9am; Percussion Only
8- Drumline; 4-6pm
8- All-County 6th Band Rehearsal – 5:45-7:30pm;
at Ramblewood MS; Only selected students
9- Elementary Winter Concert Tour- Jazz Band Only
9- Parade Band; 4-6pm
10- Parade Band; 8-9am
10- CORAL SPRINGS PARADE; Sample Road (Details TBA) – Need Volunteers
11- Elementary Winter Concert Tour- Jazz Band Only (at Coral Springs Elementary)
11- Parent Board Meeting; 6:30 (Band Office)
12- Jazz Band; 8-9am
15- All-County 6th Band Rehearsal.- 5:45-7:30pm;
at Ramblewood MS; Only selected students
16- Elementary Winter Concert Tour- Jazz Band Only
17- WINTER CONCERT- 6pm (Stoneman HS Auditorium)—Special Event
18- Elementary Winter Concert Tour- Jazz Band Only

*** The week of the 15th is up in the air for right now. We might have a second parade on the 18th, so those in the parade band need to keep that night open.

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT SOME OF THESE DATES MIGHT CHANGE AS IT GETS CLOSER. IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU CHECK YOUR E-MAIL, AND CHECK OUR WEBSITE FOR ANY UPDATES. IF YOU HAVE NOT GIVEN US YOUR MOST CURRENT E-MAIL YOU MUST GIVE THAT TO US AS SOOS AS POSSIBLE. MANY E-MAILS HAVE ALREADY GONE OUT.

09.14.08

Annual Parent Contributions due by September 30th

Posted in Information at 5:21 pm by Administrator

Just a reminder that the Annual Parent Contributions for Band and Orchestra are due by September 30th. Click HERE for a copy of the form with instructions. The parent portion of the music program funding is required for the purchase of sheet music and the hiring of clinicians to provide group instruction.

Thankyou for your participation.

–Steve

09.11.08

Facebook Group

Posted in Information at 5:24 pm by Administrator

The address for the CSMS Parent/Student goup on Facebook is http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=15496162218. You must Join Facebook to join the group (it’s free!). Facebook provides a forum for sharing and messaging among band parents and memebers. It also provides access controls and levels of security tailored to the user’s needs.

You can add photos, videos, or comments; ask or answer questions, be part of a mailing list for band or orchestra information, etc.

–Steve

Meeting Slides

Posted in Information at 5:18 pm by Administrator

Click HERE to read Mr. Piccinelli’s slides from the September 10th Meeting.

–Steve

09.10.08

MEETING REMINDER

Posted in Calendar at 12:00 pm by Administrator

This is a reminder that the band MUSIC PARENTS ASSOCIATION meeting is TONIGHT, Wednesday September 10th from 7-8 PM in the band room. PLEASE remind your friends in band and orchestra. this meeting will cover allo of the basic planning for 2008-2009.

Thanks

–Steve for Mr. P.