Odem Bands Schedule – Week of 5/15/2023

This week is busy here at the beginning as we finish our Spring Concerts for the 2022-2023 School Year! Monday will be the Odem JH Symphonic Winds and the Odem HS Bands beginning at 6:30 pm. Tuesday will be the Odem JH Beginning Band and Odem JH Concert Bands beginning at 6:30 pm as well. Both concerts will be held in the Odem HS Cafetorium. Standard Concert attire for all students needs to be worn.

Monday Call Times:
Odem JH Symphonic Winds – 6 pm on Stage
Odem HS Band Students – 6:15 pm in HS Band Hall

Tuesday Call Times:
Odem JH Beginning Band – 5:45 pm on Stage
Odem JH Concert Band – 6:00 pm in HS Band Hall

Admission to both concerts is free, and we hope you will join us to conclude an amazing year of music!

Following our final spring concerts, we have graduation on May 26th, which is a performance for 9th-11thGraders and Symphonic Winds members. We need all students present so we can provide a great performance for our graduating seniors! That weekend on Sunday the 28th we will be departing for UIL State Solo and Ensemble for those members that advanced. We’ll return in the evening on Monday. 

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May Trip payments should be made this next week. Please make sure arrangements are made to pay directly to Bob Rogers Travel through the website, or via check/money order to Owl Band Boosters, and we’ll forward it to them! We do have a number of registered students who have not yet made payments/deposits. Please take care of that no later than next month so we can ensure an accurate count!

This Week’s Schedule:

Monday:Odem JH Symphonic Winds and Odem HS Spring Concert 6:30pm
Odem JH Symphonic Winds on Stage at 6 pm 
Odem HS Band Students in Band Hall at 6:15 pm
Tuesday:Odem JH Beginning Band and Concert Band Spring Concert 6:30 pm
Beginning Band on Stage at 5:45 pm
Concert Band in Band Hall at 6:00 pm
Wednesday:Band Hall Closed
Thursday:Tri-M Honor Society Induction Ceremony 6:30 pm
Friday:Band Hall Closed After School

Upcoming Events:

MondayOJH Symphonic Winds and OHS Bands Spring Concert6:30pm
TuesdayOJH Beginning Band and Concert Band Spring Concert6:30pm
May 18thOHS Spring Evening of Jazz7pm
May 26thGraduation (Required for 9th-11th and OJH Symphonic Winds Members) 
May 28th-29thUIL State Solo and Ensemble Contest 
June 5th – 8thAfternoon HS Marching Band Music Rehearsals 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

You may find our full 2022-2023 Odem Bands Calendar here (Includes JH Dates as well): http://www.odembands.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/2022-2023-Odem-Bands-Calendar-v1.pdf

Thank you for your help and support of these amazing students! Please contact us if you have any questions!