South Hills Band and Colorguard



The South Hills High School Music Program is a student-focused organization dedicated to the performing arts. For decades, South Hills has been opening its doors to young students of all different talents and interests throughout the Covina Valley. By giving these students the opportunity to express themselves through music and dance, South Hills’ Music Director and staff are committed to making a positive influence in each student’s life.

Under the direction of Mr. Michael Wooten, South Hills’ performing ensembles have consistently gained competitive recognition throughout the years. Composed of a marching band, symphonic band, wind ensemble, jazz ensemble, as well as a Winter Colorguard and Percussion Ensemble, South Hills continues to sustain itself as an active and dynamic force in the performing arts world. Instilling the values of teamwork and motivation in a productive and intense working environment, South Hills provides a unique and positive learning experience unlike any other.

Take initiative • Lead by example • Always do the right thing • Work hard • Build character



7.25.2014 – 8.3.2014

1. We are in need of donations!
- 9 Volt Batteries (to run metronomes)
- Ink cartridge for printer. We use a Canon Image Class MF4150.
- Behringer Europort EPA 40 Portable Speakers. We use these to amplify the metronomes. This item can be purchased on or
A special thank you to the Melnyk, Fung, Pan, Kefalas, Sedaros, Diaz, and Huang Families for their generous donations!

2. Great Apps for Musicians
- Search for Rhythm Sight Reading Trainer (great for Sight-Reading
- iReal b – Music Book and Play Along

3. Band Fee #1 was due on July 7. Please see the Handbook for more details.

Friday – 7/25
Day Off

Saturday – 7/26
Day Off

Sunday – 7/27
Day Off

Monday – 7/28
2-5PM – Jazz Auditions
5-8PM – Uniform Fitting (Seniors)

Tuesday – 7/29
2-5PM – Jazz Auditions
5-8PM – Uniform Fitting (Juniors)

Wednesday – 7/30
2-5PM – Jazz Auditions
5-8PM – Uniform Fitting (Sophomores)

Thursday – 7/31
2-5PM – Uniform Fitting (Freshmen)

Friday – 8/1
Day Off

Saturday – 8/2
Day Off

Sunday – 8/3
Day Off

Do not mistake activity for achievement.
John Wooden