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BMS Band Spring Concert

The BMS Band Spring Concert will be held on Tuesday, May 9th in the BMS Gym at 7:00PM. All BMS Band students are required to perform. Students will receive their BMS 2017 band shirt when they come in if they have paid their band fee. Their attire will be their band shirt and school appropriate pants (khaki, black, blue-jean, etc). Students will need to be in their designated areas at 6:30PM. The concert will be about an hour in length.


Small Ensembles Concert

The BMS Band Small Ensembles concert will take place on Monday, May 15th, in the BHS Band Room at 7:00PM. Students who are participating will need to be at the BHS Band room no later than 6:45PM. The attire is semi-professional (school appropriate dresses, collared shirts, dress pants, etc.) The concert will be around an hour in length.


8th Grade Band – Strawberry Festival

The 8th Grade Band will be performing at the 2017 Strawberry Festival Parade in Humboldt, TN on May 11th. This will be a field trip during the school day. A field trip form was sent home last week with more information. This form is due on Monday, May 8th.


Tipton County Summer Instrumental Music Camp

The Tipton County Summer Instrumental Music Camp will take place from June 5th-9th at Munford Middle School. This camp consists of middle school students throughout Tipton County who put together a concert primarily of pops music in one week. Information about this camp was sent home with the students. The cost of the camp is $60, which is payable to Mr. Mayo. The students learn new music, receive instruction from numerous staff members, get breakfast/lunch each day, make friends, and have a fantastic time. Every year, students talk about how much they love this camp. The camp registration and fee is due the morning of the last day of school.


8th Grade Band – High School Band Registration

Students who wish to join high school band need to be registered for HS band by May 15th. Students can be registered by following the link at the bottom of the homepage on brightonband.com. The handbook on the website also needs to be read and the last page of the handbook should be printed out, filled out, and turned in to Mr. Mayo or Mr. Findley. The band deposit is also due on May 15th. The deposit should be mailed to the band PO Box.


Remind App

Remind is a text message application that allows Mr. Mayo to share information with parents and students without any phone numbers being shared. This is an excellent way to stay informed. To sign up:

6th Grade Band – Text @mayo23 to 81010

7th Grade Band – Text @mayo22 to 81010

8th Grade Band – Text @mayo21 to 81010

High School Band – Text @brightonh to 81010

High School Percussion – Text @2afd4 to 81010

High School Guard – Text @spinit to 81010


Important Dates

May 8th – HS Senior Recital and HS Jazz Band Performances – 6:30PM in the BHS Band Room

May 9th – BMS Band Concert (All Grades and Jazz Lab Band) – 7:00PM in the BMS Gym

May 11th – 8th Grade Band Strawberry Festival

May 13th – BMS Band End of Year Celebration – Students are receiving this form with this newsletter.

May 15th – Small Ensemble Concert – 7:00PM in the BHS Band Room

May 15th – High School Registration and deposit is due

June 5th-9th – Tipton County Summer Instrumental Camp

July 10th-28th – High School Band Camp – Incoming 9th Grade students must attend for membership