Honor Group Audition Preparation Clinic The University of Redlands School of Music is pleased to offer an All-Southern/All-State Honor Group Audition Preparation Clinic for high school students. The clinic will take place on Saturday, October 7 at the University of Redlands. THE CLINIC IS FREE; HOWEVER, YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE Winds, Brass … Continue reading University of Redlands Honor Group Audition Preparation Clinic
To all Concert Band students: The Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association (SCSBOA) has opened the application process for All-Southern California Honor Bands, Orchestras, and Jazz Bands – January 25-28, 2018 in Garden Grove, CA. The process has changed from last year! ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE, DIRECTLY TO SCSBOA. The time-stamped deadline … Continue reading 2018 All-Southern Honor Group Applications – November 3 Deadline
From the Santa Monica Big Blue Bus website: SMMUSD students! Enjoy free rides on BBB from 10/2-10/6 with this coupon! Print/display it on your smartphone!
Karaoke Night has been postponed. We will update this post, as soon as new information is available.
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
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!
Marching students: Please arrive at the Samohi Band Room tomorrow at 8:30 AM. All parade participants must have a signed WAIVER in order to participate in the parade. Participants who are 18 or older may sign their own waivers. Minors must have a parent/guardian signature on the form. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PARTICIPANT WAIVER. … Continue reading 11th Annual Santa Monica 4th of July Parade
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
Dear parents of the Viking Marching Band, We hope you are enjoying your summer! We are looking forward to the Viking Band performance at the 11th annual Santa Monica 4th of July Parade. Click HERE for more information about the parade. Parade Camp for musicians and Color Guard students who would like to march in the parade … Continue reading Washing Bibbers
For Mr. McKeown's 5-year teaching anniversary at Samohi, these images were printed onto a wooden tray and presented to Mr. McKeown at the Pops Concert on May 23rd.