- Our Spring Concert will take place, Tuesday, May 10 in the competition gym at Bumpus. Beginning Band needs to report at 5:30PM and will play at 6:ooPM. Concert Band needs to report at 6:15PM and will play at 6:45PM. Jazz Band and Symphonic Band need to report at 7:00PM and will play at 7:30PM. As are all performances, this performance is required and counts as a major portion of your child's final band grade.
- CONGRATULATIONS...to the Bumpus Symphonic and Jazz Bands for receiving superior ratings and winning 1st place in their respective divisions at the Smoky Mountain Music Festival.
- CONGRATULATIONS...to the Bumpus Symphonic and Concert Bands for receiving straight superior ratings at Music Performance Assessment!
- CONGRATULATIONS to the following Bumpus Band students for being selected to the ABA Middle School All-State Jazz Band: L. Giuvenduto, P. Mason, R. Williams, K. Delaine, R. Morallos, M. King, E. Burns, T. Stephens, C. Seales, T. Dutson, L. Anderson, and C. Schroeder. Alternates for this group from Bumpus were K. Saigusa, D. Harris, E. Aroke, A. Li, and C. Gordon.
- CONGRATULATIONS to the following Bumpus Band students for being selected to the ABA Middle School All-State Bands: A. Chen, E. Burns, J. Dodd, T. Stephens, and R. Morallos. Alternates for this group from Bumpus were J. Elliott, P. Mason, A. Hyche, and L. Anderson.
- CONGRATULATIONS to the following Bumpus Band students for being selected to the ABA District IV Middle School Honor Band: A. Chen, E. Burns, J. Dodd, T. Stephens, R. Morallos, J. Elliott, P. Mason, A. Hyche, L. Anderson, K. Zhao, K. Saigusa, A. Li, B. Garlapati, L. Giuvenduto, D. Harris, C. Schroeder, T. Dutson, A. Strickland, and J. H. Carden.
- ALL BAND PARENTS...please ensure your child is completing their pass-off assignments! A list of pass-off assignments for each band along with their due dates can be found by dragging your cursor over "Classroom" to the left of this page and then clicking on "Pass-Off Assignments".
- ALL BAND PARENTS...please ensure your child has a half inch or one inch three ring binder with plastic sheet protectors for band and their method book for their specific instrument (Standard of Excellence, Book 2 for Symphonic Band) (Essential Elements, Book 1 for Concert Band) (Standard of Excellence, Book 1 for Beginning Band) as well as all other required supplies for band.