El Dorado High School Music Program

Surpassing Excellence and Conquering Limits

2017-2018 IMPORTANT MUSIC DEPARTMENT INFO

Booster Meeting - Our next meeting is Wednesday, June 7th at 6pm at Placerville Brewing Co. & Restaurant. We will be voting on our budget at this meeting. All parents are invited to attend.

Blue Essentials - These are required materials/fees for ALL band, choir, and jazz students. Fee estimates for this year:

Band -         $120 for new students (uniform clean/repair, food, shoes, shirt)
                    $60 for returning students (uniform clean/repair, food)
Choir/Jazz - $50 for new students  (uniform clean/repair, food, shirt)
                    $30 for returning students (uniform clean/repair, food)

Band Camp - MANDATORY for all band students
        July 24-28 - 10am-5pm daily
        July 28th @ 5pm - Family Night (showcase)
*All winds must have Opener memorized by the 1st day of band camp!

Honor Bands - Students may audition for Cap Section, NorCal, and/or All-State
        Cap Section/NorCal music available here. (same excepts for both groups)
        All-State music requirements here. (must purchase own music, in the edition specified)
*All honor bands use the same scales for auditions, available here.
*Audition fees may be required, however we hope to be able to sponsor all honor group participants through our boosters this year!
(Please contact Mrs. Sabado for all dates and locations for these various honor groups)



Thank you!



The El Dorado High School Music Program would like to heartily thank the El Dorado Community Foundation for their considerable grant. Their  gift will provide much needed new instruments for the Drumline/Battery Ensemble. Please click on their logo above for more information about the foundation and how you may support this great community organization.