The Latest – Updated Thursday, Dec. 6th, 2018
TMS BAND CALENDAR 2018 – 2019
Dec. 6 • 6th Grade Beginners after-school rehearsals (4:15pm- 5:45pm in the TMS Band room)
Dec. 11 • 7th/8th Grade Symphonic Band after-school rehearsal (4:15pm- 5:45pm in the TMS Band room); Payment #3 of $120 for Spring trip to Orlando Due
Dec. 13 • Concourse Athletic Club Field Trip (selected 7th/8th graders)—11AM (Attire: Burgundy Band T-shirts, Burgundy Band Hoodies, Khaki Pants, White Socks, White Athletic Shoes) Chaperones needed. Winter Concert (ALL 6th/7th/8th graders)—7pm—TMS Cafeteria (Attire: White Tuxedo shirts, Black knee-length or longer skirt/dress pants, black stockings/black dress socks, and black dress shoes. 6th graders will go home after school and return to school by 6pm; 7th/8th graders will stay after school for rehearsal); Band Log #8 Due to Ms. Kang
Dec. 18 • 7th & 8th Grade Performances at Livsey (9:30am-11am) and Midvale (11:30am-1pm) Elementary Schools. (Attire: Burgundy Band T-shirts, Burgundy Band Hoodies, Khaki Pants, White Socks, White Athletic Shoes) Chaperones needed.
Dec. 19-22 • The Midwest Clinic Conference in Chicago, IL (National Music Conference for Band and Orchestra Directors)
Dec. 21 • Last Day of 1st Semester
Dec. 24- Jan. 3, 2019 • Winter Break
Jan. 7, 2019 • First Day of 2nd Semester; No refunds will be given for Spring Trip after today.
Jan. 12 • (Optional) All-State Band Middle School Final Auditions
Jan. 15 • Monthly Band Booster Meeting at 7:00 PM in the Band room
Jan. 21 • Dr. MLK, Jr. Day (Schools Closed)
Jan. 24-26 • GMEA In-Service Conference (Statewide Music Conference for All Music Directors)
Jan. 31 • Payment #4 of $120 for Spring trip to Orlando Due
Feb. 5 • (Optional) Postmark Deadline for Spring Solo & Ensemble Registration Forms and Payments
Feb. 15 • February Break
Feb. 18 • Presidents’ Day (Schools Closed)
Feb. 28 • Payment #5 of $85 for Spring trip to Orlando Due
Mandatory LGPE (Large Group Performance Evaluation) Performance in the month of March! Dates TBA
Mar. (TBD) • Band Picture Day @ TMS
Mar. 8 • Teacher’s Workday (No School)
Mar. 12 • Monthly Band Booster Meeting at 7:00 PM in the Band room
Mar. 27- 31 • 7th/8th Graders’ Spring Trip / Music Tour to Orlando!
Apr. 1- 5 • Spring Break
Apr. 6- 27 • (Optional) Spring Solo & Ensemble Performance Evaluations (Select one out of four Saturdays)
Apr. 16 • Monthly Band Booster Meeting at 7:00 PM in the Band room
May (TBD) • Livsey ES Performance (7th/8th Grade Band members)
May 7 • Spring Concert (All 6th/7th/8th Grade Band members) at 7:00 PM in the TMS Gymnasium
May • Tucker Day Parade
May 14 • Band Banquet
May 23 • Last Day of School
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The Georgia Music Educators (GMEA) calendar is the statewide calendar all GA music educators follow throughout the year. This calendar contains important dates for events such as All-State Band performances, as well as deadlines for submission to these events. Click here to download the GMEA Calendar or click here to subscribe to it.
More information about GMEA can be found on their web site here.
*Please be advised that dates are subject to change.