Blackshirt Band News
Page Band Calendar (Updated
Coded Click Here
& White Click Here
* 2013-14 BAND HAND BOOK
Band Boosters - Invitation (New)
Please see the Booster Flier - if you have a student in ANY band class at South this year, this is for YOU!
2 SHIRT DESIGNS NEEDED (New)
We are in need of two T-Shirt designs. We need a 2014 Marching Show
shirt design for our show entitled Soar! We need to embody flight,
becoming greater as a whole, and pushing for excellence. The other
shirt design we need is for Marchfest (2014 will be the 25th annual
Marchfest). The WSBBA need a design that embodies marching bands and
Marchfest as a whole. Please contact Mr. Coppinger at
email@example.com for more information. Please
submit designs ASAP but no later than 8/27/2014
Marching Band Techniques (New)
Here's the 2014-15 Marching Band Techniques guide that we are using this year: CLICK HERE (this is also on the PDF Downloads page)
Calendar for 2014-15 (updated 7/11/14)
The calendar events for the 2014 summer and all of the 2014-2015 school
year have been added (click one of the links above to see the new
calendar). Some of these could move a little, and a few more
may be added but use this as a planning tool. Recent changes include colorguard summer rehearsal times.
Holiday Pictures and Videos (New)
Pictures from the Holiday Concerts on Walgreens and also HERE. Hi-resolution versions are HERE
"Celebrate the Season" concert, Dec 17th, is on YouTube in 5 segments -
Nov Jazz Concert Videos (New)
The Jazz Concert is on YouTube in 3 segments-
Holiday Parade, Nov 24 (Updated)
Photos from the parade are on Walgreens and also HERE
was a success! (New)
Video is HERE
are on Walgreens and also HERE
Band with WASB! (New)
South's Concert Band (with WASB and Choir and Orchestra) put on a
wonderful fall concert on 10/22!
Band at State (New)
Our Marching Blackshirts looked great at State.
Video from our performances is HERE
South at Homecoming! (New)
Video from our performances is HERE
Video of South at Greendale (New)
Video from our performance is HERE
South at West (New)
Video from our afternoon performance is HERE
South at Marchfest (New)
Video from our evening performance is HERE
South at Bandfest (North) (New)
Video from the afternoon is HERE
Message Reminders (New)
Students, here's another way to stay connected if you do not
twitter or prefer SMS messages. This is a one way text service that
does not show your number or Mr Hacker's number. His
and tweets will also be sent to this service.
set this up is HERE.
Fundraising plans (Click for the PDF)
was great to see so many of you at South's "Back to
School Night" tonight.
One topic we talked about
was a new software program called, Charms, that your students, and I,
will use to help us stay current and will help us manage the many
associated with the band programs. An informational sheet
about Charms is
(click to download).
This is your Charms Office login information for Florida trip
accounts and other band information. Please explore this site and
to Email for South's
and follow the directions to
register your email account with Waukesha South's Band Programs -- all
Programs and Band Classes use this web site and this email registration
keep you informed! We will post information and news items
here on this
web site, and from time to time, we may need to email you (Students and
Parents), but unless you Subscribe, we can't do that.
the 'All School Boosters'
more we support the All School Boosters, the better chance
we have of band funding. We need at least 50% membership of band
Become a member by purchasing an activity pass. A Booster Club sign-up
was included the South Spotlight for back-to-school. The All School
will also have a table at registration, Southfest and the first few
games. By joining you are getting discounted access to most of
events, as well as an opportunity to qualify for a senior scholarship