Christmas in Shepherdstown Performance
9:15 am - 12:15 pm
Attire: Students need black socks and warm clothes to wear under uniforms
Uniforms, Hats, Gloves, Shoes provided by the band.
9:15 7th and 8th graders arrive at SMS
11:00- 11:30 Performance on King St. in Shepherdstown
12:15 Pick-up students at SMS
Christmas Concert--Dec. 17
7:00 pm at Jefferson High School
6:00 pm--all band students report to the band room at JHS
Attire: Boys--shirt, tie, nice pants and shoes. Girls--dress clothes
Students will need to take instruments home from school on the 17th and bring them to the concert at JHS.
Chaperones needed backstage (before the concert)
Help needed transporting equipment.
Christmas Concert for school--Dec. 19
Attire: band shirt and blue jeans
Calendar link is up to date.
Rehearsal and performance dates are on the calendar.
Printed list of rehearsal and performance dates can be found in Documents.
Band handbook can be found in Documents.
Jazz Band (7th and 8th grade)
Will rehearse Mondays and Wednesdays after school until 3:45
Beginning Jazz Band
Will meet Thursdays from 2:45 - 3:45.
Hedgesville Jazz Festival--Feb. 28, 2015
Eastern Regional Jazz Festival--March 7, 2015
Spring Concert--April 22, 2015
Shepherdstown Middle School Jazz Band Best in West Virginia!
At the WV State Jazz Festival,
the Shepherdstown Middle School Jazz Band was awarded the title
2014 WV Middle School Honor Jazz Band
#1 in the state!
Honor Band is the highest honor the state can bestow on a performance ensemble.
The Jazz Band traveled to Wheeling, WV, to perform an Honor Concert at the Music Educators' Conference.
Congratulations to the SMS Jazz Band!!!
2014--WV Honor Jazz Band
2013---WV Honor Jazz Band
2012--WV Honor Jazz Band
2011--WV Honor Concert Band
Listen to the Bands:
Eastern Regional Jazz Festival Recordings Posted
Concert Band Festival 2014
The 7th and 8th Grade Band received
from each of the judges at the Region 9
Concert Band Festival on March 25, 2014.
Congratulations to the members of the 7th and 8th Grade Band!