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Collinsville, Oklahoma
March 2008
Collinsville Crimson Cadet Newsletter

A Publication of Collinsville High School Band -- Vol. 2 No. 6

Collinsville Band Boosters
P.O. Box 274
Collinsville, OK 74021

Next Band Booster Meeting Scheduled for Sunday March 9 at 3pm Located in the Band Room

If you would be interested in becoming a Band Booster and being able to vote on important issues regarding the band, just show up to the next meeting. Dues are $5 per year,

2007-2008 Directors
Director---------------Ron Lewis
Asst. Director--------Heath Miller
Color Guard----------Gina Lewis

Band Booster Officers

President-----------Sharon Kirwin
Vice President-----Eric Whaley
Secretary---------Tammy Whaley
Treasurer----------Susan Voyles
Public Relations---Lillian Elmore

Reformatted from content submitted by
Lillian Elmore
Disney's Magic Music Days
Tentative Trip Itinerary

· Tuesday, May 20, load up and leave after school
· Wednesday, May 21, arrive at the hotel in the evening; Pizza Party!
· Thursday, May 22, Performance and play in Magic Kingdom; Parade down Main Street; Close the Park down; Fireworks Show
· Friday, May 23, Go to MGM Studios and one other Disney Park; Dinner at Planet Hollywood; Epcott; Close the Park down; Laser Show
· Saturday, May 24, Universal Studios
· Sunday, May 25, Load buses and head for home

Live Recording Of the
Winter Coronation Concert

Is available from the Collinsville Band Recording Company. The cost is only $10 per CD. If you did not pick up an order form at the concert, you may obtain one from the band room. All proceeds will go towards the support of the Collinsville Instrumental Music Department. What a great way to relive those memorable moments of your student's musical career!
Spring Schedule 2008

March 5 OSSAA District Band Contest In Bartlesville

Apr 10 Ensemble Concert Featuring Jazz Band in MS Commons

Apr 16/17 State Concert Band Contest At OSU

Apr 22 OBA All-Star Jazz Band Tryouts at OCU (Edmond)

May 4 HS Band Banquet (Open 1pm) With Dinner at 2pm

May 11 HS Baccalaureate 2pm In CHS Gym

May 13 CHS Graduation Ceremony 7:30 pm At Claremore Expo. (Grades 7-12 participating)

May 15 Spring Concert in HS Gym 7pm. Grades 6-12 participating

May 20-25 HS Florida Trip

Printer Cartridges

Collecting used printer cartridges is now an ongoing fundraiser. Drop off sites are at the Collinsville Library and the Band Room. These cartridges will be picked up by Cartridge World, recycled, and the Band Boosters will receive a check from them based on the amount and types of cartridges received. It pays to Recycle!!

OBA DVDs on Sale Now!

If you would like a DVD of our performance at OBA, you still have a chance to order one. Please contact Lillian Elmore at 637-7428. The order will be going in the first week of March.

2008 Band Royalty

Queen-Emilee Richburg / King-Saxon Lewis
Flower Girl-Emma Sampley / Crown Bearer-Grant Storm
Senior Att.-Kristen Whaley / Escort-Cameron Storm
Senior Att.-Kelsey Haymaker / Escort-Kyle Keith
Senior Att.-Christine Blue / Escort-Chris Pelton
Senior Att.-Kailiana Odom / Escort-Jeff James
Junior Att.-Jennifer Lutz / Escort-Michael Kirwin
Sophomore Att.-Jasmine Mejia / Escort-Tyler Fellinger
Freshman Att.-Paisley Eberle / Escort-Josh Bertus

Light Raffle
The winning raffle ticket was drawn at the reception following the Winter Coronation and Concert on February 24. The lucky winner of the beautiful light fixture was….Bob Eberle!

Congratulations, Bob!

All State Band Qualifiers:

Kristen Whaley
-Contra Bass Clarinet

Stacye Dick
-French Horn

Saxon Lewis

All District Band Qualifiers:

Michaela Bocock-Flute
Shelby Rasmussen-Flute
Kelsey Novatnak-Oboe
Casey Collins-Oboe
Christine Blue-Bassoon
Shelbi Brown-Bassoon
Kristen Whaley-Contra Bass Clarinet
Paisley Eberle-Clarinet
Keli Boyd-Clarinet
Landon Whaley-Tenor Saxophone
Stacye Dick-French Horn
Victoria Collier-French Horn
Josh Bertus-Trombone
Cameron Storm-Baritone
Kody Compton-Baritone

Congratulations to the following students in the High School Band who received a Superior Rating at Solo Competition:

Michaela Bocock-Flute
Kelsey Novatnak-Oboe
Christine Blue-Bassoon

Mazzios Receipts
We have decided to make the Mazzios Receipts an ongoing fundraiser. You may drop off your Collinsville Mazzios receipts at the library, the band room, or mail them to Collinsville Band Boosters, P.O. Box 274, Collinsville, OK 74021. Mazzios will donate 10% of the total monthly sales collected to the band. This is a great way to support the community and help the students at the same time!
Basket Bingo!
Join us on March 30 for a wonderful time of food and fun! Burgers will be served and baskets featuring Disney themes will be won starting at 12:30 at the Miracles of Faith Church. All students that help with this event will receive 10% of the proceeds into their trip fund. If you or your child will be able available to help out with serving, decorating, or cleaning up, please contact Tonya Fiegel at 371-0750.
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