Graduation UPDATE – 1:45pm at Fulton Field

Symphonic Band: The start time of graduation has been moved up to 1:45pm at Fulton Field. If possible, please arrive at 12:45pm to Fulton Field (15 minutes earlier than originally planned). Be sure to have your instrument and music. Remember, to dress nicely – no jeans, t-shirts, or tennis shoes. Also, we will be loading…

Band Banquet planned for May 23

High School Band families: You are cordially invited to attend our Spring Band Banquet. It will be held on Tuesday, May 23 at Crossroads Ministry Center (2095 W. Fair Avenue). Each family is asked to bring a main dish. In addition, boys should bring a dessert, and girls should bring a side dish. Drinks and tableware…

Symphonic Band makes history by earning “Superior” rating

For the third consecutive year, a Lancaster High School concert band has earned the top rating at the state level. The last time this happened was 34 years ago. On April 29, members of the Symphonic Band took the stage at Gahanna Lincoln High School and performed three selections for a panel of adjudicators. The…

“The Word” for State Adjudicated Event

Symphonic Band members and families: “The Word” for next Saturday’s performance at OMEA State Adjudicated Event can be found below. To prepare for this important event, band members should be practicing each day to prepare their part to the highest level. Saturday, April 29, 2017 – OMEA State Adjudicated Event @ Gahanna Lincoln HS Auditorium…

May 1st Parent Meeting

2017-2018 LHS Band Parents, Please mark your calendars for Monday, May 1st at 7pm for our annual Band Parent Meeting. This meeting is required for all parents of next year’s high school band members. The meeting will take place in the LHS cafeteria. Students will receive an envelope of paperwork in April that should be…

Band Pictures Needed

Pictures are needed from band activities this school year for the DVD for the End of the Year Banquet.  Please email any pictures to Dean and Debbie Cook at cookdd@hotmail.com or give them a CD with your pictures on it. For all seniors, we would like three pictures from each of you.  We want a…

“The Word” for District Adjudicated Event

Saturday, March 4, 2017 – OMEA District Adjudicated Event @ Teays Valley HS Freshman Band 5:30   Band Room Opens 5:45   Meet at LHS Band Room 6:00   Load Buses 6:10   Depart LHS 6:50   Arrive at TVHS 7:00   Unload Equipment 7:25   Freshman Band Warm Up 8:00   FRESHMAN BAND PERFORMANCE 8:40   Sight Reading 9:15   Load Equipment 9:30   Load…

Concert Band Update

There is a lot happening at Lancaster High School with our Concert Bands. Band members have been working extremely hard to prepare for the upcoming District Adjudicated Event on March 4. Here are a few updates regarding what is happening in the preparation process. On Saturday, February 18, the Freshman Band had the great opportunity…

Double Reed Opportunities at Ohio State

The Ohio State University School of Music offers two wonderful opportunities for high school musicians who play oboe or bassoon. Double Reed Honors Invitational Saturday, April 8, 2017 • Weigel Hall Student application deadline: Friday, March 3 Teacher evaluation deadline: Friday, March 10 Double Reed Camp June 4 – 7, 2017 Registration deadline: Friday, May…

All County Band Update

Due to the 2-hour delay, High School and Junior High band members who are participating in All County Band should try to report to Fairfield Union between 9:45-10:00am. If you need to show up at the original time, that is fine, but please travel safely. Mr. Factor will be at Fairfield Union by 8:30am.

Ohio University Trombone Day

The Ohio University Trombone Studio will be hosting an event for trombone players on Sunday, January 29, 2017. The Ohio University Trombone Day 2017 is a full day of trombone related activities at the Ohio University School of Music in Athens, Ohio. The day will include a group warm-up, master classes, mass trombone choir and a final…

Band Members Selected for All-County Band

Each January, many of the county’s top junior high and high school instrumentalists are selected to participate in the Fairfield County All-County Band. The All-County Band Festival is a long-standing tradition in Fairfield County. Student musicians from each of the county schools join together for one day only, to rehearse with a guest conductor and perform for the…