Archives for November2012


Winter Concert Ticket Sales Starts Tomorrow

Winter Concert Ticket Sales are on Tuesday Nov. 20 and Wed. Nov. 21. Tickets go on sale 5 min after 2nd lunch bell.  You will get a number in line. please respect each other and wait your turn like all. Thanks!

Nov. 20 (Tues): Booster Member paid students only (3 ticket maximum)
Nov. 21: (Wed): All members (No Maximum)

Cost: $15 General Admission. (Children Under 3 y/o free)
Write Checks to: Moanalua High School Music Boosters Assn.

All adults that are planning to come to purchase ticket will be required to check in to the school and will be expected to stand in line. NO SPECIAL PRIVILEGES! No reserves by phone taken.

Warning: Tickets are projected to sell out very fast. Don’t miss the date.

Music Dept. Picture Taking

Hey all you music dept. folks! Hope your weekend is going well! Just a kind reminder to you all that picture taking is on Monday (11/19) Don’t forget your uniform and be sure that it is to your requirement specifications.

Picture taking begins at 2:15. Concert Band….you are up first so don’t waste any time!!!

Procedure: 

  1. Be ready at least two groups before. (Check the schedules posted)
  2. Check your uniform to be sure it’s at regulation. (You will be pulled if not)
  3. Line up your groups in order of tallest to least tallest
  4. Be ready to enter the F101 entrance closest to the women’s bathroom.
  5. Follow the directions of photographers and instructors
  6. Pack up all of your things before you leave
  7. Seniors: Proceed to the library to take your senior shot. (NOT OPTIONAL)

Disclaimer: Please don’t leave any valuables lying around as we have had incidents in the past. Always remember…if you don’t want to be victimized then don’t set yourself up to be a victim. Keep all of your valuables with you at all times..or better yet….leave them at home.

See ya at pic taking!!! WOO HOOOOO!!!!

SWE Project

Hi gang! See me if you still need the MP3 of the piece.  Get going!!! Don’t wait until the last minute.

The specifications are listed below. Don’t stress…HAVE FUN!!!!

– Mr. Seta (^-^)/

  1. Must be hand drawn. No Computer Clip Art
  2. Color is Optional
  3. Text must be hand written (no computer text or clip out text allowed)
  4. Indicate Measure #s and Text Description
  5. Dialogue Callouts are optional
  6. Grading is based on:
    1. Appropriateness and Creativity
    2. Spelling and Grammar

Done with minimal effort = 1 to Exceeds requirements = 5

Minimal Phrase Break Down:

  1. m. 1-2
  2. m. 3-5
  3. m. 6-9
  4. Letter A-C
  5. Letter C-D
  6. Letter D-6m. b4 E
  7. 5m b4 E-F
  8. Letter F-G
  9. Letter H
  10. Letter I
  11. Letter J
  12. Andante Rubato
  13. Letter L
  14. Letter M
  15. 7m of M-4m of N
  16. 5m of N-4m. of O
  17. Last 6 measures

 

MB Uniform Turn In

Hi everyone! Wow…what a whirlwind season! Thank you so much for your commitment, hard work, passion, perseverance. This will be in no doubt my best memory of what a great marching band performance is a should be! You guys were just amazing!!!

The greatest season is now in our history books for all your future brothers and sisters to know about! Thank you again for everything!!!

In regards to your uniform turn in….YES WE ALL TURN IT IN TOMORROW!!! (Tuesday Nov, 13, 2012)

Time Schedule:
4:00 – Flutes
4:30 – Low Brass
5:00 – Horns and Saxes
5:30 – Trumpets
6:00 – Clarinets
6:30 – Drumline

Things you should have for turn in:
Blue Marching Top w/ Sequence
Black Bib Pants
Black Vest

Gauntlets

Marching Band Hat w/bag

NOTE: Be sure that it’s yours, because if not you will not be credited for turning it it!!!

SO Winds/Perc & Full Orch Schedule

Here is your SO Schedule for the year!!!! Open and print it out!!!

2012-2013 Symphony Winds and Perc Schedule

Wednesday Rehearsal

Hey gang! I hope that you had a great day off! You sure earned it. Tomorrow is another day and another step towards getting our show stronger for the big weekend of shows. Just few reminder to you:

  • Rainbow Ticket $ and unsold tickets are due tomorrow. Please see Kara and Kenji to get more tickets if needed.
  • Woodwinds/Percussion: Your charts are due. Check the entry below for specifics
  • Brass: Please pick up your charts before your sectional
  • Woodwinds and Brass: Sectionals begin at 4:15.
  • Bring your jackets and ponchos in case it rains. The weather has been getting colder so appropriate attire is a necessity.
  • Have lot’s of water on hand to keep yourself hydrated.

See you at rehearsal gang!!!! Thanks for everything!!!

– Mr. Seta (^-^)/

PS: click on the link below to watch your OIA performance. Continue to look for ways for us to improve, Note any errors that you can make better.

OIA Performance

OIA Band Festival Info

Hi everyone! Waht a tough day, but the rehearsal went well and you have made improvements on the show. Let’s look forward to performing our show tomorrow night at Aloha Stadium!!! Wooo Hooo!!!!

Here are some reminders for you in regards to tonight’s performance:
2:45 – Loading begins
3:15 – Take Roll (Full Dress Uniform)

Uniform Checklist

Winds and Perc:

  • Blue and Silver Top
  • Blue Underarmour Shirt
  • Black Vest
  • Black Bib Pants
  • Black Gauntlets (Don’t forget to pin them down)
  • Black Gloves
  • Black PERFORMANCE SHOES (Cleaned Please!!!)
  • Black Socks: Calf or higher
  • Rank Stars
  • Dog Tag
  • Black Hair Ties for hair past the shoulders or flying loosely around face area.
  • No jewelry or watches to be worn with your uniform. Best to leave them at home.

Guard:

  • Full Dress Uniform (Includes all accessories and undergarments)
  • TAN: ladies Black: Men PERFORMANCE SHOES (Cleaned Please!!!)
  • Black Socks: Calf or higher (Guys)
  • Make Up
  • Hair Products
  • Rank Stars
  • Dog Tag
  • No jewelry or watches to be worn with your uniform. Best to leave them at home.

Jackets for all are encouraged in order to keep yourselves warm and dry.

If you didn’t purchase dinner then be sure to bring money to purchase at the concession. Please be reminded that outside food and drinks are not allowed into the stadium. Bags will be checked. No umbrellas.

Okay gang… I will see you tomorrow. Have a great day in school!!!!

– Mr. Seta (^-^)/

Kamehameha T of B Info

Hey gang! well our big day has arrived! Woooo Hoooo! Your rehearsals have been going really well and I truly feel that you are ready for this challenge!

Please don’t be late today. Guard begins at 12:00pm and full band should be ready no later than 12:50pm. Please leave your homes earlier so that you don’t arrive late. We are on a very tight schedule!

Please be sure to have your water jugs for practice. Also bring your jackets/ponchos in case of rain.

Pack extra clothes just in case we run into rain. Do not wear your uniforms to practice. Pack them neatly in a handbag. You will be able to change after our run through. Extra Clothes includes extra shirt, socks, undergarments, etc. A towel is also good idea.

ALSO…please be sure to eat before coming to practice today!!! There will be no lunch break. AGAIN…EAT BEFORE YOU COME TO PRACTICE!!!

Drink lots of water and get lots of rest!!!

Uniform Checklist

Winds and Perc:

  • Blue and Silver Top
  • Blue Underarmour Shirt
  • Black Vest
  • Black Bib Pants
  • Black Gauntlets (Don’t forget to pin them down)
  • Black Gloves
  • Black PERFORMANCE SHOES (Cleaned Please!!!)
  • Black Socks: Calf or higher
  • Rank Stars
  • Dog Tag 
  • Black Hair Ties for hair past the shoulders or flying loosely around face area.
  • No jewelry or watches to be worn with your uniform. Best to leave them at home.

Guard:

  • Full Dress Uniform (Includes all accecories and undergarments)
  • TAN: ladies Black: Men PERFORMANCE SHOES (Cleaned Please!!!)
  • Black Socks: Calf or higher (Guys)
  • Make Up
  • Hair Products 
  • Rank Stars
  • Dog Tag 
  • No jewelry or watches to be worn with your uniform. Best to leave them at home.

If you didn’t purchase dinner, then be sure to bring your own bring it with you to Kamehameha. It is NOT an option to not eat dinner tonight. Warning: please be sure that your dinner is packed in disposable containers.
We will be returning to school at about 11:30pm.

See ya at practice!!!!

– Mr. Seta (^-^)/