Band Director: Mr. D. GrottoAssistant Director: Ms. C. SantoroConcert AttireBoys: Black pants, black shoes (Dinkles are ok), Black socks, White shirt, Black Bowtie(shirt and bowtie are provided by the school)Girls: Black slacks or a Black skirt, White Blouse, Black shoes (Dinkles are ok).(bowtie is optional for girls)Parents, we need more help with fundraising activities.If you can help, please contact a Band Parents' Association officer (see the Band Parents' Page).Reminder: If a student needs to miss an event or a practice, thePARENT must contact me.
We will continue our tradition of marching through the halls on Friday Afternoons.
Band members will be dismissed from their classes at 1:40 for the march.
____________________________________________________________Congratulations to our new student leaders:Drum MajorsRaymond SheehanTony RicciardelliBand CaptainBetty FineAll Band members must have all forms completed and handed in by the first day of school.Any student who does not have the forms in is not cleared to participate.All forms are available in the school office or under the "Athletics" or "Athletic Trainer" tab of the NEHS home page."Pay to Participate" formPhysical formsHealth History Form
All students must be prepared for all games and parades.You need to be in full uniform.This includes navy/black socks for band members.You also need all of your music, a flip folder, and a lyre.Please email me with any questions that you may have.Hello Warrior Band and Drill Team:My name is Mr. Grotto (Mr. G.) and I am the Director of Bands at New Egypt High School. Although I have met most of you already, I want to take this opportunity to officially welcome you to the 2022-2023 season. I look forward to working with you as the year progresses.Please feel free to share your ideas on improving our program.Our band is continually growing.I welcome your thoughts on how to increase membership.Just remember: quality is just as important as quantity.Remember to show your Warrior Pride!
- Field Practices will be on Tuesday and Wednesday (2:40-4:00 pm) and game days (usually,Fridays).
- Music rehearsal will be on Thursday (2:40 - 4:00 pm)
- After the football season, we will have Concert Band, Jazz Band, and Rock Band practices in the music room from 2:40 - 4:30 pm. to prepare for the Concerts.
- Concert Band - TBA 2:45 - 4:30
- Jazz band is by audition/invitation only - TBA 2:45 - 4:00