Sunnyvale Middle School Band Director email@example.com
Congratulations to our Blue and Gold Band members for their SUPERIOR performances at the Region 3 UIL Concert and Sight Reading Contest!
SMS Band students worked all semester on their band music and performed on Tuesday for judges to earn ratings based on a rubric of guidelines.
The Gold Band earned Superior First Division ratings from all 3 Concert judges, as well as Superior First Division ratings from all 3 Sight Reading judges. The Sunnyvale Middle School Gold Band earned an overall SWEEPSTAKES rating and trophy at UIL on Tuesday!
The Blue Band earned Superior First Division ratings from all 3 Concert judges, as well as Superior First Division ratings from all 3 Sight Reading judges. The Sunnyvale Middle School Blue Band earned an overall SWEEPSTAKES rating and trophy at UIL on Tuesday!
Congratulations to our students' OUSTANDING performances at the Forney ISD Solo and Ensemble Contest!
SMS Band students brought home 68 Superior First Division Ratings and three groups (listed below) earned Outstanding Musician from their respective judges!
Woodwind Outstanding Musicians
Joshua Das, Grace Dubose, Angela Rillera
Brass Outstanging Musicians
Grant Conaway, Preston Conaway, Caroline Finamore, Sam Frank, Arjun Sharma
Percussion Outstanding Musicians
Paul Daniel, Grayson Gardner, Ryan Phan, Carter Robertson, Ashwin Varghese
Congratulations to all our SMS Band students who made the 2017-2018 Region Band!!
The Sunnyvale Band Staff of Directors is extremely proud of all our student's effort and hard work towards this prestigious honor!
Flute Joshua Das, Grace Dubose, Angela Rillera, Zosia Widner, Lily Yang
Clarinet Hailey Delamar, Andrew Le, Rachel Phillips, Neelima Stepp
Bass Clarinet Emily McCoy, Thomas Sparks
Oboe Aaliyah Mathew
Bassoon Andrew Beard, Benjamin Gillespie
Alto Saxophone Chris Arthmann, Joshua Darwin, Jonathan Samuel, Charlie Zollinger
Tenor Saxophone Ryder Maness
Trumpet Preston Conaway, Parker Heaton, Arjun Sharma
French Horn Caroline Finamore, Caleb Johnson, Emily Richardson
Trombone Grant Conaway, Brenden Patterson, Dylan Slyter, Mia Vaughan
Euphonium Parker McClellan, Conner Smart, Brandon Walker
Tuba Sam Frank
MS Band Announcements
Sunnyvale Middle School Solo Contest
May 4th 5-7pm
Location: Sunnyvale Middle School
Students may wear "Sunday best" (semi-formal; dress slacks, button-down collared shirts, knee-length skirts or dresses, dress shoes), or their SMS concert attire.
Family is welcome to attend performances!
SMS Bands Spring Concert
May 9th @7pm
Location: TBA (either SHS or SMS gym)
Students will wear black slacks, black socks, and black shoes, along with their SMS band polo.
This is for ALL middle school band students.
Soundpost Music Festival
May 18th Depart SMS 7:15am
Beginner Band performance: 9:15am
Combined 7th/8th grade band performance: 9:25am
Arrive at Splash Kingdom: 11:00am
Students will wear their SMS concert attire; black slacks, black shoes, black socks, and SMS band polo.
Be sure to bring a change of clothes including a swimsuit, water shoes, and sunscreen!
We should return to SMS by 6:00pm.
Incoming Marcher Sessions
May 21-24 3:30-5:00pm
Current 8th grade students will work with high school students to begin to learn marching fundamentals in preparation for next year. Be sure to wear comfy "workout" clothes and tennis shoes, and bring a bottle of water!