Band-Aid Concert is Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7:00pm
The Band Aid 2017 benefit concert will be held Thursday, April 20th at 7:00 pm at GURRIE MIDDLE SCHOOL, Aurand Hall.
This is the 5th year that La Grange School District 105 & the Music Parents' Association are hosting the Band Aid benefit concert.
Band Aid 2017 will feature performances by our very own concert band, orchestra, jazz ensembles as well as faculty. The concert is FREE but there will be raffles available to win and donations are encouraged.
Band-Aid 2017 is benefiting the Dagbe Cultural Institute & Arts Centre in Ghana Africa. More information about the Dagbe Institute & Cultural Centre is available here:
Congratulations to the Symphony Orchestra and Concert Band students who participated in the IGSMA competition this past weekend. Both groups did a fabulous job!
Support the MPA!
Help support the MPA, the Performing Arts programs, the directors, the district, and most of all, the students enrolled in these programs by volunteering your time and efforts. Please contact Allison Cherry (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you are willing to volunteer!
GMS JAZZ ENSEMBLE
The GMS Jazz Ensemble at the Illinois Music Education Conference in Peoria.
Rehearsals - Please refer to your director for actual schedule
Once a month – Full Orchestra (concert orchestra, plus winds and brass)
Musical – TBD
Beginning Band and Beginning Orcestra rehearsals begin in October
Please consider volunteering for one or more of the opportunities available. Your help and support is greatly appreciated, and your hard work helps make each program successful, rewarding, and fun.
President: Allison Cherry
Treasurer: Theresa Wisniewski
Secretary: Pamela Butters
VP Ways and Means: Stacy Graber
VP Programs: Kathleen Szymanski