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February 20, 2013 – 1:59 pm | 2 Comments

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Band Camp Do’s and Don’ts!

May 18, 2018 – 9:02 am | Comments Off

Band Camp Do’s and Don’ts

(from T. Hatch with some editing by Dr. P)



Bring lots of water

Bring lots of sunscreen and reapply throughout the day

Eat a healthy breakfast

Bring your music

Wear sunglasses and/or a hat

Bring a lunch or money to buy a lunch (you can walk to a nearby restaurant, or get a ride with friends/section members)

Wear tennis shoes (preferably not new), NOT sandals or flip flops

Bring snacks to eat during breaks

Freeze a wet towel in a ziploc bag the night before to help cool off during breaks

Buy a large refillable water bottle

Wear deodorant (hopefully this goes without saying…)

Attend Golden Ambassadors and summer sectionals if you are in town

Bring bug spray

Have fun



Eat or drink any dairy

Show up late

Forget your instrument, equipment

Wear black or dark colored clothing

Drink lots of sugary drinks

Be afraid to ask question or ask for help

Band of Gold Summer Information 2018

May 18, 2018 – 9:01 am | Comments Off
Band of Gold Summer Information 2018

HHS Band of Gold:  summer info and contact
Golden Ambassador program:  this is an optional (but highly suggested) program where NEW students and incoming 8/9 graders meet and do “non-band” things (games, FUN) and begin to …

End of Year Concerts

April 18, 2018 – 8:57 pm | Comments Off
End of Year Concerts

May 7: Symphonic Band’s Senior Honors Concert this year features 3 outstanding senior soloist, Ian Green (trumpet), Matthew Batson (xylophone), and Garrett Rowlett (timpani) in addition to two selections with our United Sound Club and …

HHS receives NAMM Foundation award AGAIN!

April 18, 2018 – 8:51 pm | Comments Off
HHS receives NAMM Foundation award AGAIN!

Congratulations to HHS, one of the 135 schools that received the SupportMusic Merit Award (SMMA) from The NAMM Foundation!  A SMMA Award is an opportunity for an individual school (public, private, parochial or charter) to …

Congratulations Hendersonville High School!

April 18, 2018 – 8:48 pm | Comments Off
Congratulations Hendersonville High School!

All-County Band!!!

February 9, 2018 – 2:16 pm | Comments Off
All-County Band!!!

Congratulations to the following HHS students selected for the Sumner All-County Band:
Ari Avant, tuba
Ahmad Bahar, bass clarinet
Matthew Batson, percussion
Maddy Brown, clarinet
Kaylee Butler, flute
Luke Cason, trumpet
Madison Church, oboe
Alex Clark, euphonium
Justin Dohrmann, euphonium
Morgan Frost, oboe
Sean Grant, clarinet
Ian …

Mid-State Congratulations!

December 14, 2017 – 8:15 am | Comments Off
Mid-State Congratulations!

Congratulations to the following HHS students for being selected for the MTSBOA Mid-State ensembles!
9-10 Band
Ari Avant, tuba
Hailey Hiatt, alto sax
Luke Cason, trumpet
Jett Mills, trumpet
Evan Laws, Bb clarinet
Noah Melvin, Bb clarinet
Michael Sharp, percussion
Jackson Tidwell, bassoon
Jack Phillips, …

A Favorite Place

May 19, 2017 – 11:04 am | Comments Off
A Favorite Place

Friday, May 31, 1991, was my graduation day. Looking back on that night, I cannot believe how much my life has changed since. That night I had no idea what the future held …

HHS Band of Gold FB group

May 17, 2017 – 9:50 am | Comments Off
HHS Band of Gold FB group

The name has changed; also the process for becoming a member (group is closed); you will be asked 3 questions to verify the relationship to the HHS band (we try to keep out the vendors …

IRemind for HHS Band

May 17, 2017 – 9:48 am | Comments Off
IRemind for HHS Band

for new and current band messages: on your cell phone enter 81010, then text this message: @hhsbog
You’ll be signed up and will receive updates and important messages (but YOU have to sign up)!

HGI Trophy Sponsorships 2017

June 14, 2016 – 12:04 pm | Comments Off
HGI Trophy Sponsorships 2017

Trophy sponsorships are printed in event program and announced during awards:
Best of Class Awards
Class A
Guard          $70  _____
Percussion $70  _____
Music          $70  _____
3rd place    $65  _____
2nd place   …