KMEA District Assessment – Results

Congratulations to both bands on distinguished ratings at district assessment. All judges were complimentary of our program while providing valuable advice and insight as to how we can grow from this point on. Judges recordings can be found in the members only area.

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On Tuesday, March 27th, the GRC Concert and Symphonic Bands will perform at the KMEA District Assessment Event at the EKU Center for the Arts. Concert Band will wear uniforms, while the symphonic band will dress in their concert black dresses and tuxedo jackets. Parents are welcome and encouraged to join us for these performances! In addition to receiving an assessment rating, the Symphonic Band will also be working to earn a spot in the state concert band festival in May at UofL.

11:45am – Concert Band Eat (Second) Lunch
12:30 – Concert Band Depart to EKU Center
1:15 – Arrive, Dress
1:45 – Warm Up (Concert Band)
2:15 – Perform (Concert Band)
2:45 – Sight Read (Concert Band)
3:15 – Concert Band Change OUT, Watch bands 3:45-5:15
4:30 – Symphonic Band Meet in GRC Band Room
4:45 – Symphonic Band Depart GRC
5:30 – Symphonic Band Arrive EKU, Concert Band Depart EKU
6:45 – Warm Up (Symphonic Band)
7:15 – Perform (Symphonic Band)
7:45 – Sight Read (Symphonic Band)
8:30 – Depart EKU (could be slightly later based on bus availability)
9pm – Symphonic Band Arrive GRC

Students will listen to other bands when not performing.

Author: Michael Payne

Director of Bands, George Rogers Clark HS