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Dixon Bulldog Band

 

PARENT INFORMATION LINK FOR BAND CLICK HERE

Interested in the Marching Bulldog Colorguard?

Come to the Colorguard Clinics Held in the DHS Auditorium on April 18,19 and 20th from 3:40pm to 5:40pm

Please bring casual athletic wear. Jeans/flip-flops WILL NOT be permitted at rehearsal. You must have tennis shoes. Please bring water to the clinics

 

 

Webpage updated on 3-22-17  945am

2017 SHOW 


 

Orlando Trip Music

A Patriotic Salute

Jazz Band listening!

Oink Joint Rumble

River City Blues

Go Charlie Go


 

Band Trip Chaperones 

All chaperones must be fingerprinted by the Onslow County Schools Office

 

Orlando Trip Chaperones

All Chaperones must be finger printed by Onslow County Schools and the Cost for the trip is slightly higher due to double room housing

1. Mr Saenz
2. Tiffany Riggs
3. Mrs. Shepard
4. Administrator
5. Mr. Schmidt
6. Mrs. Schmidt
7. Mrs. Midgett
8. Mr. Stephenson
9. Mrs. Merrick
10. Mrs. Scambler

Choir

1. Ms Coffey
2. Mrs. Shreckengost
3. Mrs Lee
4. Mrs. Wells
5.___________

 

Orlando Trip 2017 Choir and Band

Please sigh up for the Orlando trip remind101  

Text to the number 81010   with the message @dhsfin 

This remind101 will only be used to remind everyone that trip payments are coming up/due and on the trip to deliver information about meeting places and busing. 

There will be a brief manditory meeting during open house in the auditorium at 6pm to discuss details and hand out forms. A parent/guardian must be present at the meeting, not just the student. An important letter can be found in the files tab above


 MEET THE BAND STAFF

Tiffany Riggs- Colorguard Instructor/Choreographer

I was born in Morehead City, NC and grew up right on the water. In 1995, I moved to Swansboro, NC. I marched with the Swansboro Marching Band for 4 years as colorguard and graduated in 2004. In 2005 I met the love of my life, my son, born in Shreveport,LA. I graduated from the Cheveux School of Hair Design in 2008 as a Cosmetologist. In 2010, my little boy was diagnosed with autism and it changed our lives forever. I decided to go back to school to become a teacher. I completed in early childhood education in 2013 with a certification in exceptional children and now i work as a preschool teacher specializing in preschool aged children with mental and physical disablilites. I love music and have been playing for the majority of my life. Colorguard is a passion for me. The idea of creating visual effects using weapons, flags, props, and dance is so intriguing. Colorguard challenges your mind and body and creates emotions like nothing else.

Breathe in the music, breathe out the performance 


 

 List of Dates to Remember!!!

 2016 Band Schedule 

How to get 100
Flip Folder, gloves, full Uniform, mid calf or longer black socks, clean marching shoes, working instrument, full guard uniform, flags, shoes

March 21                   Colorguard Orlando Rehearsal Manditory 6-8pm

March 24                   Full Band/Guard Orlando Rehearsal Maditory 6-8pm

March 24                   Student Leader Clinics 230-430

March 27                   Student Leader Clinics Final Day 230-430

March 27                   Orlando Parent Student meeting manditory 7pm

March 30, April 2        Orlando Parade

Hotel Address

Holiday Inn Express Orlando - Tel #: (407) 363-1333; 5605 Major Blvd, Orlando

April 18,19,20            340-540pm Colorguard Clinics

April 28                     Buddy Club Backetball Pepband

May 23                      Middle School High School Band Concert 6pm @DHS Auditorium

July 26-28                 Colorguard Percussion Camp 830-530

July 28                      Rookie Camp (All student leaders must attend) 830-530

July 31- Aug 4           Band Camp (Everyone must attend) 830-530

Aug 7-11                   Band Camp (Everyone must attend) 830-530

Aug 12                      Shrimp Festival Parade 7am-10am

August 18                  Full Band Camp Stadium Rehearsal With Sound Tech (Camp          Video Taping Day)

Aug 25                      Home Game Southside Report time 430-5pm Doors Close

Sept 8                       Home Game S Brunswick Report time 430-5pm Doors Close

Sept 15                     Open Date Possible Home Game

September 23            Onslow County Band Showcase! NEW EVENT RHS!!!

Oct 6                         Home Game Croatan Report time 430pm-5pm Doors Close 8th Grade Invitational

October 7                  Monarch Invitational All Day Event

October 14                White Oak Classic All Day Event

Oct 20                       Home Game Trask Possible Homecoming Times TBA

October 21                 Topsail Pirate Invitational All Day Event

October 28                  Event TBA

Nov 3                        Home Game Richlands Possible Senior Night Times TBA

November 4              Veterans Day Parade

November 4              Crystal Coast Classic Havelock High School

November 18            Jacksonville Holiday Parade 

 


 

Parent Volunteers/(Bus Chaperones- Must be finger Printed)


I can't chaperone or help in pit... What else can I do??? 

We need your help with several things in the band program. If you are unable to help out by chaperoning or in pit crew, I would like to ask your help on a few items. We need the following items to keep the band running successfully. The cost of field striping paint can add up after a while, especially after a raing day. One case of 6 cans will cost 24.98 at homedepot. Anyone willing to donate a case or even donating one can, will help us out tremendously. 

http://www.homedepot.com/p/Rust-Oleum-Professional-18-oz-Flat-White-Striping-Spray-Paint-6-Pack-P2593849/100153693 

I encourage everyone to attend our home football games, competitions, and concerts. I cant begin to tell you how important it is to show support for the arts program and the students involved. Nothing is better than having parental support in the stands. As being a high school student (years ago) it was always nice to hear my name being shouted from the stands and occassionally embarrassed. The band and cheerleaders ARE the number one fans in the stands and we need our number one parents supporting them. Please dont hesitate to email me if you have any questions or concerns. I am here to help out in anyway I can.

 


 

 2014 Monarch Invitational Performance video!

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzi0QSYzZsjIY1FPNXFVUk43M0U/view#61;sharing

 


 

2014  October 11th White Oak Band Classic Video

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzi0QSYzZsjIcmd0X3pnZXZfWFU/view

 


 2016 Crystal Coast Classic Video 

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BzmsyM9zCojWblpVU0hlRllkVGc


 

PARENTS AND STUDENTS MUST SIGN UP!!!

 

Band- Remind101  text alerts- text the class code to the number below then follow instructions and you will recieve updates/news about upcoming parent meetings, auditions, schedule changes and alerts during game days and competitions!

 Text this number 81010 and then type @278G  

Students and parents are highly encouraged to sign up for these text alerts. We can alert people as soon as possible for impending weather, bus relocations or after school rehearsal changes! 


PRIVATE LESSONS

Seanotes Brass Studios,LLC

Carlton Howard

3601 Island Drive

N. Topsail, NC 28460

carlton@seanotesbrass.com

703-345-8501


  Instrument repair options! 

Musicraft 

Ray Silvia
1212 Gum Branch Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540
(910) 545-4770 

Fuller's Music 

2310 Trent Rd, New Bern, NC 28562
(252) 638-2811
 

The Horn Authority 

Michael R. pratt
910-389-3369 


Meet the Sponsors!

Trailer Sponsor

Seanotes Brass Studios (Highly recommended for brass lessons)
Stone Creek Milling, Inc
James and Wanda Batts
Guy C Lee Building Materials
Freaker USA Inc
Goines Towing and Recovery
Mid Atlantic Cable Solutions
The Shrimp Lady Seafood
SFI Insurance
Gidian HVAC
Graycliff Enterprises
5678 Dance
P.I.G. Motorsports
Bumblebee Landscaping
Minervinis NY Bagels
Hair By Rebecca at Knotty
Holly Ridge Veterinary
Ship On Site of Surf City
Surf City Crab

Banner Sponsor

Baked Pizza Company
Safehouse Tactical
Your Island Treasure
DS Painting and Home Improvements
Providence Bapatist Church
Island Delights
Beach Furniture Outfitters Inc
Teresa Batts Real Estate LLC
Marlan and Wanda Parks
Musicians Toy Store in Jacksonville Mall
Surf City Ocean Pier, Inc
Dash Services
East Coast Medical
Auto Clinic
Efren Sr. & Christine Saenz
Efren Jr. & Ashley Saenz

Donation Sponsor

Sun Seekers Tanning Salon
Kim Jenkins
The Mermaids Purse
City Cafe
Smith's Auto Service
United Discount Tobacco
Carole and Jim Justice

 


 Links!!!

http://www.blanksheetmusic.net

http://www.finalemusic.com/notepad/freedownload.aspx

http://www.musictheory.net

http://www.prideofthemountains.com

Drumline cadence links and audition materials

http://www.freedrumlinemusic.com/sheetmusic/mp3s/mp3pages/raptor.html

http://www.freedrumlinemusic.com/sheetmusic/mp3s/mp3pages/vomitcomet.html 

 
 
 
 
PAST DIXON MARCHING BAND SHOWS
2017- To the Moon and Back
2016- Music- Fighting the Emotions Within
2015- The Phantom of the Opera
2014- Angels and Demons
2013- In Remembrance
2012- Spirits of the Night
2011- The Piano Lesson
2010- Cirque Du Soleil The Journey of Man
2009- Jekyll and Hyde
2008- Civil WarSuite
2007- An Irish Celebration
2006- Earth, Wind, and Fire
2005- Swing Sensation
2004- Pirats of the Caribbean
2003- Tribute to Charlie Brown
2002- John Williams Encore
2001- Aztec Fire
2000- Best of Andrew Lloyd Weber
1999-
~If you remember the shows prior to 2000, please email the director so we can have an accurate record of the show theme~

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