Concert & SR
UIL CONCERT & SIGHT READING CONTEST
March 6, 2014
7:45AM Early Rehearsal
11:00AM Released from class; eat lunch & change into concert uniform
11:55AM In places in Band Hall w/concert attire on, final preps, etc
12:15PM Load & depart for Cameron
1:30PM Arrive Cameron; Unload & prepare for warm-up
3:00PM WE PLAY @ THE UIL REGION 8 CONCERT CONTEST (SR immediately after)
4:15PM Get Results - load & head home. We will stop at school to change & then head to the “Baylor Area” to eat. Bring $ for your meal.
7:30PM Jones Hall - Listen to Baylor Symphonic Band & WInd Ensemble! Pulitzer prize winning composer Michael Colgrass will be present. Each band is playing one of Colgrass’ songs.
9:30PM Arrive RHS: return instruments to shelves, etc
Remember to hang up uniform when we return. Leave uniforms on the racks in Band Hall 3.
BE RESPECTFUL TO ALL CHAPERONES!
UNDER UIL RULES: ANY STUDENT MISBEHAVIOR CAN RESULT IN THE DISQUALIFICATION OF A SCHOOL. ALWAYS BE YOUR BEST!
INVITE FAMILY TO COME HEAR US PLAY
Following is information about the Florida trip:
Tentative dates of the trip are June 7 - 14, 2014. The Charter Busses will leave Robinson Saturday evening, June 7. We
will spend five (5) nights in Florida, June 8 - 12. The busses will leave Florida Friday morning, June 13. We will arrive
back in Robinson early Saturday, June 14.
The cost for the trip is $625.00 per person. Please note; the Band Boosters are paying for the Charter Busses. This is a
savings of $180.00 per traveller.
The amount includes: Bus, Hotel (4 to a room), Disney 3 Day Pass, Admission to Universal Studios, Surprise Event,
Travel Meals to and from Florida, and 2 meals a day (everyone will be on their own for one meal a day, usually lunch in
one of the parks).
Everyone going to Florida, band students and family members, must pay a deposit. The deposit is due October 15!
Following is the payment plan for the trip:
Due Date Amount
October 15 $ 75
November 15 $100
December 15 $100
January 15 $100
February 15 $100
March 15 $ 75
April 15 $ 75
Hotel rooms must be guaranteed and tickets must be purchased in advance. Cut-off date for refunds will be March 15,
2014. Refunds will not be made after March 15.
Non Band Member Policy
Immediate family members of High School band students may travel with the band. Space will be sold on a “first come,
first serve” basis. The above costs will apply to band members as well as family members. “Non Band Members” will
follow the same schedule/itinerary as band members.
Make checks payable to the “Robinson High School Band.” Be sure to mark “Florida Trip” in memo. Payments
may be dropped off in the locked drop box at HS Band Hall 2. Payments may also be mailed. Please mail to: Robinson
HS Band, Attention: Florida Trip, 700 West Tate, Robinson, TX 76706.
Everyone going to Florida, band students and family members, must pay the deposit.
The deposit is due October 15.
Band students will have opportunities to raise funds for the trip. Fund raising amounts will be deducted from final