Congratulations to the EB 5th graders who were selected to participate in the Coe College Elementary Honor Band April 16!

Pictures from the Tri Rivers 8th Grade Band Festival 10/21/2010

NEIBA High School AND Middle School Honor Band

The NEIBA Middle School and High School Honor Band Festival will be held Saturday, December 4, 2010 in Oelwein.  The festival will consist of separate middle school and high school bands.  Students will be accepted based on the recommendation of the director and the student's past musical efforts.  If you would like to participate in this festival, please talk with Mr. McBride by October 1st.

UNI Festival of Bands Honor Band

The UNI Festival of Bands Honor Band will be held Thursday - Saturday, February 10-12, 2011 and is open to all 9-12 band students.  This is a great opportunity for select high school students to meet, rehearse, and perform with other Iowa music students around on a college campus.  Please talk with Mr. McBride if interested in being recommended for this great musical experience!

Coe College Elementary Honor Band Festival

The Coe College Elementary Honor Band Festival will be held on Saturday, April 16, 2011 and is an exciting opportunity for students in 5th or 6th grade.  It is a one day event and consists of a day rehearsal and an evening concert for family and friends.  Honor bands are an exciting opportunity for select students to meet and create music with other select students in Iowa.  Opportunities like this truly are a memorable, fun, and challenging experience for young music students.  Students who are interested in participating should talk with Mr. McBride so he may send your official recommendation into the festival committee.