The Parkside Junior High School Symphonic Band
 (8th Grade)
 

 
Important Links for 2018 - 2019





Charms Information Flyer


Private Study and New Instrument Information

 

2018 - 2019 Repertoire
click on a title for streaming audio
 



by
Joseph Compello


Bonsai Tree

by
Julie Giroux


Selections from Harry Potter

Arr. by
John Williams



by
Michael Oare



by
Calvin Custer




 
 
 2017 - 2018 Performances
 

**Events listed in orange are required for all 8th grade band members**
*Events listed in light grey are optional* 
 


Eighth Grade Night Performance @ Normal West HS - 5:15 PM
Friday, September 21

ILMEA District Festival Auditions - BJHS
Monday, October 8
(Optional, Please see Mrs. Bolton for details)


All-Illinois Junior Band Auditions - Last day to submit recordings
Friday, November 2
(Optional, Please see Mrs. Bolton for details)


ILMEA Jazz Festival - Olivet Nazarene University Campus Bradley Bourbonnais, IL
(Selected students based upon October 8 auditions)
Saturday, November 3


Unit 5 Spaghetti Supper Performance @ Normal West HS
Monday, November 5


ILMEA District Concert Band Festival -Olivet Nazarene University Campus Bradley Bourbonnais, IL
Saturday, November 17
(Selected students based upon October 8 auditions)


Ensemble Concert @ Parkside Elementary School - 6:30 PM
Tuesday, February 12

All - Illinois Junior Band Festival (JH All State Band) - U of I Campus
Friday, January 12 - Saturday - February 8th & 9th
(Optional, see Mrs. Bolton for details)


IGSMA Solo/Ensemble Contest
Friday, February 15
(Optional, see Mrs. Bolton for details)


 Spring Concert & 8th Grade Recognition @ PJHS - 6:30 PM
Tuesday, April 30



8th Grade Trills & Thrills Performance Trip @ Gurnee, IL
Friday, May 10