Events

 

Hellgate Bands   2014-15 Performance Dates

Date Event Group Involved Location/Performance Time CALL TIME/Location
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16 - added 9/15/14 MMEA "Lab Band" for Educator Session Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band Hellgate Band Room - 2:00 - 3:30 PM 1:30 PM/ Hellgate Band RM
Friday, September 19, 2014 Marching Band - Football Performance (in stands) ALL BANDS MCPS Stadium - 7:00 PM 5:30 PM/Hellgate
Saturday, September 27, 2014 University of Montana Parade ALL BANDS Downtown Missoula - 9:00 AM 8:00 AM /Hellgate
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 Marching Band - Group Rehearsal *-required of ALL BANDS ALL BANDS MCPS Stadium - 6:30 - 8:30 PM 6:20 PM/MCPS Stadium
CANCELLEDWednesday, October 8, 2014 Marching Band - Group Rehearsal *-required of ALL BANDS ALL BANDS MCPS Stadium - 6:30 - 8:30 PM 6:20 PM/MCPS Stadium
Friday, October 10, 2014* afternoon practice Marching Band - Halftime Homecoming Performance ALL BANDS MCPS Stadium - 7:00 PM 3:00 PM/Hellgate
Wed., October 15 - Friday, October 17 MMEA Conference/All-State Selected All-State Musicians FULL BUILDING  
Tuesday, October 21 Hellgate Jazz Concert Jazz Band, Jazz Combos Auditorium - 7:30 PM 7:00:00 PM/Band Room
Thursday, October 30 Wind Ensemble+ Washington 8th Concert Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band Auditorium - 7:00 PM 6:30:00 PM/Band Room
Wednesday, December 3 MYS (Missoula Youth Symphony) Concert Winds with Orchestra Auditorium - 7:30 PM 7:00:00 PM/Band Room
Wednesday, December 10 Concert Band, Symphonic, Jazz and Wind Ensemble Concert ALL BANDS Auditorium - 7:30 PM 7:00:00 PM/Band Room
MOVED TO Wed. December 10        
Friday, December 19 Hellgate Holiday Assembly Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band Upper Gym - 9:30 AM 7:30 AM
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Saxophone Summit 2015 All Saxophonists - All invited! Auditorium - 3:30 PM 3:30 PM
February 13, 14, 15 All-NW Honor Groups/Conference Selected Musicians Spokane, WA  
Saturday, February 21 Jazz Band Fund-Raiser Jazz Band, Jazz Combos Upper Gym - TBA TBA
Tuesday, February 24 UM Concert Band Festival Concert Band and Symphonic Band University of Montana - TBA  
Mon./Tues., March 2 and 3 AA Band Festival - Hellgate Wind Ensemble (Symphonic NY Trip members) Auditorium - 7:00 PM 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thurs., March  5 - Tues, March 10 New York Wind Band Festival Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band New York City  
Thursday, March 26 Buddy DeFranco Jazz Festival Jazz Band, Jazz Combos University of Montana  
CANCELLED - Tuesday, April 7 Hellgate Bands Pre-festival Concert Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Jazz Band Auditorium - 7:30 PM 7:00:00 PM/Band Room
Thursday, April 16 District Music Festival - Large Ensemble Peformance Concert Band, Symphonic and Wind Ensemble Auditorium PLUS 7:30 AM
Saturday, April 18 Solos and Small Ensemble Festival/District Small Ensembles/Jazz Band/Jazz Combos TBA  
Wednesday, April 22 MYS (Missoula Youth Symphony) Concert Winds with Orchestra Auditorium - 7:30 PM 7:00:00 PM/Band Room
Tuesday, April 28 MCPS Sparks Concert Select Small Ensembles Auditorium - 7:00 PM 6:30 PM/Band Room
Wednesday, May 13 34thAnnual POPS Concert Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble Upper Gym - 7:00 PM 6:30 PM/Band Room
Thursday, May 28 Hellgate Band Banquet ALL BAND MEMBERS and Families Lower Gym - 6:00 PM NONE
Thursday, May 28 Hellgate Band Senior Concert Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble Auditorium - 7:30 PM 7:00:00 PM/Band Room
Wednesday, May 27 Concert Band & Symphonic Band Concert Concert Band, Symphonic Band Auditorium - 7:30 PM 7:00:00 PM/Band Room
Saturday, June 6 Hellgate Graduation ALL BAND MEMBERS UM Fieldhouse - Time TBA TBA
 
Pep Band - EXTRA GIGS
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - Special Olympics MCPS Mass Pep Band Performance - Call time - 3:30; Rehearse 3:30 to 4:15;  4:15 - Load Buses; 4:45 - Perform Downtown for Torch Ceremony; Pizza Dinner - 5:30; Move to University - 6:00 PM 6:45 PM performance.  (this is a mass pep band made up of the Pep Bands from Hellgate, Sentinel and Big Sky)
           
Additional Rehearsal:  Tuesday, May 19 - 3:30 to 4:30 PM  
 
 
Jazz Band GIGS - required attendance by full ensemble
 
James Miley with UM Jazz I – Tuesday, April 21 - 7:30 PM - UC Ballroom - Dress Rehearsal with James Miley during 7th Period - Full Uniform
 
April 29 - Performance for 8th Graders - DURING 7th Period!
 
Thursday, April 16 - District Festival Large Ensemble Performances - Hellgate HS
Hellgate Concert Band - Superior Rating
Hellgate Symphonic Band - Superior Rating
Hellgate Wind Ensemble - Superior Rating
Hellgate Jazz Band - PERFECT SCORE
 
All District Solo and Small Ensembles that received a "I"/Superior rating are eligible to perform at State Music Festival.
State Music Festival is hosted at The University of Montana on Friday, May 1 and Saturday, May 2.
All soloists and ensemble members electing to perform at State Music Festival are responsible for turning in an MCPS Participation Waiver and a check for $15 to Mr. Slater by Tuesday, April 21.  Checks are to be made payable to "MCPS FINE ARTS".
 
District Solo Events - Ratings 2015
DISTRICT RATING NAME INSTRUMENT
I Abbey Gilcrest Trombone
I Alexandria Pauldine Flute
I Alli High Flute
I Andrew Baldridge French Horn
II Ben Elmer Marimba
II Blake Dahlen Alto Saxophone
I Brooke Riley Flute
II Cameron Kia Weix Trumpet
II Chace Gurzynski Tenor Saxophone
I Claire Everingham Piano
I Claire Everingham Piano
I Claire Hinther Piano
I Claire Hinther Trumpet
     
I Constance Darlington Clarinet
II Cyrus Todd Tenor saxaphone
I Ellen Sears Oboe
I Ellen Sears Piano
II Emily Gmeiner Oboe
I Evan Carroll Tenor Saxophone
I Haley Boyer Trumpet
II Haley Wilson Alto Saxophone
I Hannah J. Mikesell Piano
I Hannah J. Mikesell Trumpet
II Henry Hughes Alto Saxophone
I Isabel Quintero Clarinet
II Jodie-Lee Hostetler Piano
I Jodie-Lee Hostetler Piccolo
II Joel Taylor Snare drum
II John Ruediger Piano
I John Ruediger Trombone
II Katrina Liston Bassoon
I Kennedy Salonen oboe
I Kit Fieldhouse Timpani
I Linda Twidwell Flute
I Madeleine Tucker Flute
I Marisa Nerison Bassoon
I Harrison Maughn Baritone Saxophone
I McKenna Munden Trumpet
I Meredith Walker piano
I Meredith Walker Trombone
I Morgan Solonar Clarinet
II Natasha Crepeau Clarinet
I Nathaniel Gorin Alto Saxophone
I Olivia Adams Oboe
I Olivia Quintero French horn
I Peter Byrne Alto Saxophone
I Rory Anderson French horn
I Rosie Cerquone Marimba
I Sarah Sanz flute
     
I Stephanie Uhlenbruck French Horn
II Stephie Novak Snare Drum
II Trevor Marsh Snare
II William Janczewski trombone
 
District Small Ensemble Events - Ratings 2015
DISTRICT RATING ENSEMBLE NAME
I Bad As Brass
II BARIcade
I Bonnie and Clyde Trombone Duet
I Cannonball Quartet
II Clarinets con Queso
I Dutch Master Cheese Makers
I Evil Donkeys Trombone Duet
I Fabulous Flutes
I Fiery Flautists
I Flutastics
I Hellgate Brass Choir
I Hellgate Horn duet
I Hellgate Horn Quartet
I Hellgate Jazz Combo I
II Hellgate Saxophone Trio
I icing on a tuneful cake
I Innocent Bystanders Brass Band
I Maxarimba
I Our Brass Kicks
I Percushkabobs
I Sax, Hugs & Rock 'n' Roll
I Serenaders
II Steeton's Merry Band O' Clarinets
I Symphonic Band Percussion Ensemble
I The Usual Suspect Brass Quintet
I The Woodwind Beneath My Wings
I Total Sax-cess
I Trilling Trio
I Triotic Trumpets