The 2018 Concert Band Invitational Festival is coming soon! This is when our students perform some of the most challenging band literature of the entire year. All 5 of our Samohi Concert Bands will perform and receive constructive feedback from adjudicators. 10 visiting ensembles from other schools will be our guests at Samohi. Family and friends … Continue reading 2018 Concert Band Invitational Festival
On Wednesday, January 24, 2018, White's Studios will take group photos of all Samohi concert ensembles. Photos will be taken during concert band class periods. If your student is also in a Samohi Orchestra class, please contact the Orchestras for information about when and where your group photo will be taken. Students must bring or … Continue reading Jan. 24 Concert Ensemble Picture Day
We welcome all parents/guardians of current Samohi Band students to join us for a recap of Fall 2017 events and information about 2018 concerts and fundraisers. This is for parents of students enrolled in any of our classes - Concert, Marching, or Jazz Band. We hope to see you there! Samohi Band Parents Association Meeting … Continue reading Band Parent Meeting January 9, 2018
Great news! During the school day on Tuesday, September 26th, all Samohi concert band students will have the opportunity to attend a clinic & performance by the Airmen of Note, the premier jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force. Band Directors Kevin McKeown & Terry Sakow have submitted permission slips for concert band students who … Continue reading Airmen of Note 2017
The Samohi Wind Ensemble has been selected to participate in the UCLA Wind Ensemble Invitational, Friday, February 23, 2018. Outstanding high school bands from southern and central California perform on the iconic stage of UCLA's Royce Hall and receive feedback from some of the foremost wind band musicians in the world. The festival concludes with … Continue reading Calendar Update – Wind Ensemble
WELCOME MEETING AND PARTY FIESTA Y SESION INFORMATIVO DEL COMIENZO DE AÑO Tuesday, September 5, 2017 | Martes, 5 de septiembre del 2017 7:00 - 9:00 pm Moose Lodge 1600 Ocean Park Blvd Santa Monica 90405 POTLUCK PARTY and CASH BAR | FIESTA de "POTLUCK" con BAR EN EFECTIVO ***ADULTS ONLY*** ***SÓLO … Continue reading All Bands Parents Welcome!
Due to a conflict with Samohi Senior Honors Night, this year's Band Pops Concert has been moved to: Friday, May 25th, 2018 All 5 concert bands will perform. Link to: Santa Monica High School Calendar Link to: Samohi Bands Online Calendar Link to: Bands Printable One-Page Calendar
Welcome back, parents! ¡Bienvenidos de vuelta, papás! Para leer este mensaje es español, haga click aquí. We’re excited for the 2017-2018 Viking Band season. Please read through for important information regarding student registrations, our annual parent meeting, volunteers sign ups and our upcoming Band Camp. Viking Marching Band Camp Registration We’re are at the countdown … Continue reading 2017 Marching Parent Welcome Letter
We have three rehearsals remaining for marching band and color guard, before we start Band Camp on August 7th. Remember, Band Camp runs from 12 noon - 8 p.m. August 7th - 11th AND August 14th - 18th. At Thursday rehearsals, students get a sneak peek at our show music (all four movements!), lear … Continue reading Thursday Rehearsals – Don’t Miss Out!
2017-18 Samohi Band concerts, Samohi home football games, and marching competition dates have been added to our Google calendar. If you would like to print a one-page summary, click on the link below for a PDF version. Calendar subject to change. REVISED: October 18, 2017 2017-18 Printable Band Calendar