The East Aurora High School band invites all Tomcat band alumni to participate in two upcoming concert events.
Alumni Concert Band Performance
East High will hold an Alumni Concert Band Performance on Friday, May 5. Alumni from any school year are invited to join the Wind Ensemble for a performance on stage in Hawks Auditorium.
The ensemble will be performing the EA Centennial March written by Class of 2014 alumni, Tanner Cassidy. A rehearsal will take place at 5:00 on May 5 prior to the concert, which takes place at 7 p.m.
When Wind Ensemble takes the stage the alumni will join in for the opening number. Alumni are invited to participate no matter how long it has been since they played. Alumni can register for this event by visiting www.d131music.org and completing the “Alumni Concert Band” form.
The concert will also feature the Wind Ensemble's premiere of the latest Nathan Daughtrey composition, Shine On, commissioned by the East Aurora High School Wind Ensemble in honor of the 100th Celebration of the East Aurora Band Program.
The annual Band Banquet will take place on Monday, May 8 at 6 p.m. at La Sierra De Aurora, 2121 E. New York St. Aurora.
All band alumni are invited to join current band students and their families for the banquet. Senior band students will attend for free, admission for current band students is $5, while admission for all others is $10. A buffet dinner will be served along with pictures, awards, and the announcement of the band's 2017 marching band show.
All alumni and guests can visit www.d131music.org and complete the “Band Banquet Form” to register for the event.
For more information contact Brian Liska, director of bands, at 630.299.8157 or email@example.com