ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM DR. MARKOCH


  • Waverly Place Tree Lighting Ceremony To:  Senior/Junior/Sophomore Marching Band StudentsRE:  Waverly Place Tree-Lighting Ceremony, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019The administration at Waverly Place has requested that a contingent of our marching ...
    Posted by Athens Drive High School Band
  • District Honor Band Info N.C. East Central District Honor BandsAuditions:  Jan. 11, 2020 at Middle Creek H.S. (Snow Date:  Jan. 18)Band Clinic/Concert:  Jan. 31-Feb. 1 at Sanderson H ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2019, 9:50 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Attention Seniors & Rookies - sectional this Friday 2.30-4.30 Dear Marching Band Seniors & woodwind/brass "Rookies"Anna Vtipil and Allison Starling have asked me to formally announce a "senior/rookie" sectional this Friday, Nov. 8 from 2:30 - 4 ...
    Posted Nov 6, 2019, 5:52 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Members Needed for Magnet Open House Dear marching band student,Our principal, Mr. Mares has requested that a pep band and drum line perform outside the school this Thursday, Nov. 7th from 5:15-6:15pm ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2019, 4:12 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • North Davidson Competition Logistics this Saturday Nov 2nd The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our LAST COMPETITION OF THE SEASON at NORTH DAVIDSON H.S. this Saturday as well as several important dates coming ...
    Posted Oct 29, 2019, 8:19 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • FALL BAND CONCERT AND TRI-M MUSIC HONOR SOCIETY INDUCTION The purpose of this post is to provide information about our annual Fall Band Concert next week, as well as other upcoming events. FALL BAND CONCERT AND TRI-M MUSIC ...
    Posted Oct 29, 2019, 6:30 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for Football Game (10/25) and Competition (10/26) October 22, 2019Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our LAST HOME FOOTBALL GAME this Friday and our 4th COMPETITION ...
    Posted Oct 22, 2019, 11:22 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Fall Chamber Concert - Thursday October 17th Next Thursday, October 17th, members of our Wind Ensemble will “kick-off” our concert series with a “Chamber Concert” held in the CAFETERIA at 7:00pm.   In this program the ...
    Posted Oct 11, 2019, 7:44 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for Friday's Football & Saturday's Competition - White Oak H.S. Dear Marching Band Student and Parent, The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our HOME FOOTBALL GAME this Friday and our 3rd COMPETITION at WHITE OAK ...
    Posted Oct 7, 2019, 2:00 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • No Rehearsals on Wednesday October 9th Dear Marching Band Student and Parent, As we do not have school on Wednesday, there will be NO REHEARSAL for any of our subgroups:  winds, percussion, guard.  Please be sure ...
    Posted Oct 7, 2019, 1:43 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for Midway H.S. Band Competition this Saturday (10/5) Dear FIRST PLACE Marching Band Student and Parent, Let’s “TOOT OUR HORN”:What a remarkable weekend we just had!  At our evening show, our band won FIRST PLACE BAND ...
    Posted Sep 30, 2019, 11:14 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • 8th Grade Band Nights - Oct 11th & 25th Dear prospective band member and parent,The ATHENS DRIVE HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND cordially invites you to spend an evening with us on either Friday, Oct. 11th or Friday ...
    Posted Sep 30, 2019, 11:13 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Friday's Football Game and Saturday's Competition Logistics September 23, 2019Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our FOURTH HOME FOOTBALL GAME this Friday, and our FIRST & SECOND ...
    Posted Sep 24, 2019, 9:26 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Friday's Football Game and Saturday's 9-9 Rehearsal September 18, 2019Dear marching band student and parent,Last week was SO FUN!  Now let’s do it again in even better weather!The purpose of this letter is ...
    Posted Sep 18, 2019, 4:53 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Football Game Friday, September 13th September 11, 2019Dear marching band student and parent,Okay, let’s try this again, without the hurricane!  The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our SECOND ...
    Posted Sep 11, 2019, 5:55 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for Friday's Football Game September 3, 2019Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our FIRST HOME FOOTBALL GAME this Friday.HOME FOOTBALL GAME (ATHENS ...
    Posted Sep 3, 2019, 3:58 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • National Memorial Day Parade in Washington D.C. - Online Trip Intent Form I am excited to inform you that our Marching Band has been invited to perform for theNational Memorial Day Parade in Washington D.C. on May 25, 2020! After ...
    Posted Aug 31, 2019, 7:10 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for After School Marching Rehearsals August 19, 2019Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide an overview of logistics involved with after-school rehearsals which will begin next ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2019, 6:02 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Post Camp Will End At 9.30 Next Week We will be concluding our post camp rehearsals next week at 9:30pm instead of 10:00pm for the following reasons:  Doc has a bunch of "in-service" school meetings ...
    Posted Aug 16, 2019, 5:40 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Competition Venues for Marching Band Dear Athens Drive Marching Band family and friends,We have enjoyed a terrific band camp and are now settling in to our "post camp" rehearsals.  Before we get too far ...
    Posted Aug 7, 2019, 5:32 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Attention Section Leaders and Seniors! Hello to our 2019 band seniors, section leaders and class representatives!"It's beginning to feel a lot like BAND CAMP!"  100 degrees, sticky, hazy...ya gotta luv it!It ...
    Posted Jul 16, 2019, 2:50 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Summer/Fall Marching Band Schedule 2019 June 11, 2019Attached you will find our summer/fall schedule, which is the same schedule that was released a few weeks ago.  Please contact the band office (jmarkoch@wcpss ...
    Posted Jun 11, 2019, 11:03 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Welcome Letter June 11, 2019Dear 2019 Athens Drive Marching Band member and parent,I just wanted to take a moment to WELCOME you to the 2019 Athens Drive High School Marching ...
    Posted Jun 11, 2019, 10:59 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Athens Drive Marching Band Leadership Roster 2019 2019 Athens Drive H.S. Marching Band Leadership Personnel Drum MajorAnna VtipilBand CaptainAllison StarlingWoodwind CaptainGavin Foley Brass CaptainIan ChangColorguardElaine Finsel & Alyssa Cain ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2019, 12:14 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Graduation Logistics for Next Wednesday June 4, 2019Dear band member and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our GRADUATION performance on Wednesday, June 12 as well as a few ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2019, 12:05 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc Looking for Parent Proctor Dear band parents,I am looking for a parent to volunteer their time to be a "proctor" for our Concert Band Exam next Monday, June 10th from 7:30am-10 ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2019, 7:15 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Weekly Letter, Spring Banquet, MB Registration, Graduation Good morning dear Athens Drive Band families, Here's what you need to know at this time:1). Our annual spring band banquet will be held this Sunday, June 2 ...
    Posted May 30, 2019, 9:52 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Weekly Letter, Spring Concert II, MB Registration and More! Hello everyone!Just a few more weeks left of the school year--but they are loaded with several music performances and events!1) Our Spring Concert II will be held ...
    Posted May 17, 2019, 4:55 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Added Evening Rehearsal for Wind Ensemble Dear Wind Ensemble students & parents,In order to better prepare for our concert next Tuesday evening, I am requesting an added evening rehearsal on Monday, 5/20 from 7-9pm ...
    Posted May 14, 2019, 6:50 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Registration is up and running & Orientation Registration for our 2019-20 Marching Band is up and running on our website (athensdriveband.com). Please note that registration is due on Friday, June 7 as we need to ...
    Posted May 13, 2019, 8:46 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Weekly Note: Spring Concert, Marching Band Orientation Dear Athens Drive H.S. band families,Here's the stuff you need to know that is currently on the front burner of our musical stove--1) Our Spring Concert ...
    Posted May 8, 2019, 5:54 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Spring Concert Reminders and Other Upcoming Events May 2, 2019Dear band members and parents,The end is in sight!!!  (But it ain’t here yet…)   Please review the following list of end-of-year events.SPRING ...
    Posted May 2, 2019, 7:48 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Notes for 5/2/2019 Dear Athens Drive Band H.S. families,Here's the current "happenings" in our band world:1) Our Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble will be performing their Spring Concert next ...
    Posted May 2, 2019, 7:32 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Notes for Thursday, 4/25 Dear Athens Drive H.S. Band families,I hope that your spring break was relaxing and refreshing.  We are now in the "home stretch" of the school year, but it ...
    Posted Apr 25, 2019, 8:30 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band 2019 Schedule Athens Drive High School Marching Band2019 Schedule(All events at ADHS unless otherwise noted.)“Summer”July 22-25 Pre-camp                                               6:30pm-10:00pmJuly 28-Aug. 2 Band ...
    Posted Apr 9, 2019, 5:13 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band 2019 Info Letter and Schedule April 2019Dear New/Returning Marching Band Member and Parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide you with information regarding the marching schedule for the upcoming months. Drum ...
    Posted Apr 8, 2019, 10:36 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band Booster / Parent Meeting April 9th - Please Attend! Following up on the note from our presidents, I am enthusiastically inviting you to our monthly meeting on April 9th - 7.30pm (in the band room - or otherwise notified!)  We ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2019, 7:30 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Weekly Letter--Winter Percussion and more! Dear Athens Drive H.S. Band families,We're almost at Spring Break!  Woo-hoo!  Wow has it been a long haul since the beginning of the year!  Here's ...
    Posted Apr 4, 2019, 7:37 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Cary Music and Arts Festival for Jazz Ensemble and Wind Ensemble April 3, 2019Dear Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble member,On Sunday, April 28th, our ensembles will be performing for the 7th annual Cary Music & Arts Festival held at the ...
    Posted Apr 3, 2019, 12:48 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • London Survey Results March 29, 2019Dear Athens Drive Band families, First of all, I want to THANK those families who responded to the LONDON SURVEY that we sent out a few weeks ...
    Posted Mar 30, 2019, 7:49 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Notes 3/28 Dear Athens Drive Band parent/student—Here are a few quick notes about the band "happenings" as of today, 3/28/19:1) Our Winterguard and Winter Percussion will be ...
    Posted Mar 28, 2019, 7:45 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • No Jazz Ensemble Tomorrow (Thursday) Dear Athens Drive band member/family,Let's start our 2nd half of Jazz Ensemble next Tuesday, April 2 instead of tomorrow.  There is so much going on this week ...
    Posted Mar 27, 2019, 6:51 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Weekly Note Dear Athens Drive Band families,Here's what you need to know about current happenings in our band world:1) Our Winter Guard and Winter Percussion will be performing locally ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2019, 7:30 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for State Band Festival Next Week March 19, 2019Dear Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble member and parent,The purpose of this letter is to finalize the logistics of our adjudicated performance at STATE BAND FESTIVAL ...
    Posted Mar 19, 2019, 7:09 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Notes from Doc & London FAQs Here's the current "band happenings" for this week (as of 3/5/19):1. I have attached some FAQ's about our London trip (see below).  After talking with ...
    Posted Mar 5, 2019, 5:25 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • State Band Contest Times Dear Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band parents and students,We have just received the times for our STATE BAND CONTEST held at Garner H.S. at the end of March ...
    Posted Feb 28, 2019, 8:18 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc's Notes for February 28th Dear Athens Drive band family,Here are my "notes" for this week:1) Our FESTIVAL CONCERT I will be held this evening at 7:00pm.  Featured groups are the Concert ...
    Posted Feb 28, 2019, 6:57 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Concert info - WG & London Trip News Here's a quick summary of what is happening in our band world at this moment:1) TONIGHT!  Please attend our Winter Chamber Concert beginning at 7:00pm!  You will ...
    Posted Feb 21, 2019, 11:22 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Pep Band Needed Tomorrow 2/20 Dear band members and parents,Our band has been asked to provide a "pep band" for the rising 9th grade orientation held at Athens Drive tomorrow evening.  The event will ...
    Posted Feb 19, 2019, 8:26 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • "Doc Note" from 2/14 Dear Athens Drive band member and parent,Happy Valentine's Day!  Ya gotta LUV it!Here's the band happenings coming up!1) Our Winter Percussion Ensemble will be performing ...
    Posted Feb 14, 2019, 7:28 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Winter Chamber Concert Next Thursday 2/21 February 13, 2019Dear Athens Drive band member and parent,This letter is to serve as a reminder about our Winter Chamber Concert next Thursday, February 21st.Winter Chamber Music ...
    Posted Feb 13, 2019, 8:32 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Doc Note 2/8/2019 Dear Athens Drive band parents,Here's what you need to know about current "band happenings."1) Our Winter Guard won FIRST PLACE last Saturday at Cleveland H.S. on ...
    Posted Feb 8, 2019, 3:41 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Please Attend Band Booster Meeting Feb. 5th Dear Athens Drive band parents,I'm going to try something new this semester... A brief "doc letter" summarizing some of the band happenings and keeping you in the loop ...
    Posted Feb 1, 2019, 9:59 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Revised Band Schedule for Spring Semester 2019 Dear band members and parents,As we are beginning our spring semester of classes, I thought it best to send out the schedule of events.  Most of the events have ...
    Posted Jan 29, 2019, 6:50 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • London Newscast and Parade Video Dear Athens Drive H.S. Band Member and Parent,The countdown to LONDON has begun!  At 24 months away, the best thing to show you is what the parade looked ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2019, 5:40 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Easy Band Job Hi everyone!I am looking for a parent to simply "sit-in" the band room during our Concert Band Exam Period (Thursday from 11:15 to 2:15).  This will ...
    Posted Jan 15, 2019, 2:05 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Jazz Ensemble, Spring Semester 2019 JAZZ ENSEMBLE – Spring Semester, 2019The Athens Drive Jazz Ensemble is a co-curricular group which meets in the Spring Semester and which supplements the music ensemble experience that students ...
    Posted Jan 9, 2019, 2:33 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Grand Holiday Concert Next Thursday Dear band student and parent,Our Grand Holiday Concert next Thursday, Dec. 20th is just around the corner!  This is our “grandest” concert of the year, featuring all of our ...
    Posted Dec 12, 2018, 2:09 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Little Drummer Boy--Upcoming Performances To:  Marching Percussion StudentsRE:  “Little Drummer Boy” performancesTis’ the season to be drumming!  (I know, it’s always the season to be drummingJ)  We’ve got 2 performances ...
    Posted Dec 12, 2018, 9:32 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Cary Christmas Parade Logistics for this Saturday Dear marching band member and parent,Okay, let’s try this again!  Hopefully the weather will cooperate…but dress warmly!  Forecast is calling for very cold weather on Saturday (low ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2018, 6:09 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Urgent! Marching Band will not Perform in Apex Parade Dear marching band member and parent,I've checked it once, I've checked it twice...I've even consulted our own Greg Fishel.  Tomorrow late afternoon/early evening looks ...
    Posted Nov 30, 2018, 5:43 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NC All State Videos (11/12) Even your kids are not planning on auditioning, the videos attached below make great tools for learning more about their instruments and music in general.Thank you,DocFrom ...
    Posted Nov 28, 2018, 3:53 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Apex Christmas Parade Logistics November 27, 2018Dear marching band member and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide you with information concerning the Apex Christmas Parade this Saturday as well as ...
    Posted Nov 28, 2018, 5:17 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • London New Years Day Parade 2021! LONDON NEW YEARS DAY PARADE & CONCERT SERIES 2021Yes!  We’re going to London!After many YEARS of thought, the booster board, our school administration, and our band staff have ...
    Posted Nov 17, 2018, 4:13 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Raleigh Christmas Parade, Marching Band Banquet and More! Dear marching band member and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide you with information concerning the Raleigh Christmas Parade and Marching Band Banquet this Saturday.  Upcoming events ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2018, 2:08 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Central District Honor Band Info N.C. Central District Honor BandsAuditions:  Jan. 5, 2019 at S.E. Guilford H.S. (Snow Date:  Jan. 12)Band Clinic/Concert:  Jan. 25-26 at UNC-Chapel Hill ...
    Posted Nov 13, 2018, 9:43 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • A Note for Concert Band Students and Parents Dear Concert Band student and parent,Just a quick note about your final first quarter grade.At the conclusion of the quarter, all students completed a "grading rubric" where they ...
    Posted Nov 5, 2018, 12:28 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Fall Band Concert Thursday Nov. 8, 7pm Dear band members and parents,The purpose of this letter is to provide information about our annual Fall Band Concert next week, as well as other upcoming events.FALL BAND ...
    Posted Nov 2, 2018, 2:54 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Winter Percussion Clinic and Parent Interest Meeting All students interested in participating in the Athens Drive HS Band's 2018-19 Winter Percussion Line are invited to attend the following interest clinics at school to be ...
    Posted Oct 31, 2018, 7:20 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Cary Band Day Logistics Dear marching band member and parent, The purpose of this letter is to provide you with information concerning our final competition of the season, Cary Band Day, as well as ...
    Posted Oct 29, 2018, 9:29 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NO MB REHEARSALS on Wed. Oct. 31st I have decided to CANCEL our marching rehearsals for ALL students on Wednesday, Oct. 31 (winds, percussion, guard).  The day was originally going to be a workday and I know ...
    Posted Oct 28, 2018, 11:52 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Purchase a Piece of Music Dear band family,As we are preparing for our annual Fall Concert on Thursday, Nov. 8th (followed by our Convention Performance in Winston-Salem by our Wind Ensemble), I wanted ...
    Posted Oct 25, 2018, 5:14 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Porter Ridge and Providence High School Competition Logistics October 22, 2018Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our “double-header” competition day in Charlotte, NC this weekend!  As ...
    Posted Oct 22, 2018, 12:55 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Football Game and Band Competition 10/19 and 10/20 October 15, 2018 Dear marching band student and parent,Okay, let’s try this again…  The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our FIFTH AND FINAL HOME ...
    Posted Oct 15, 2018, 3:41 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics For Friday's (10/12) Football Game and Other Info October 11, 2018Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our FOURTH HOME FOOTBALL GAME this Friday (tomorrow, 10/12) as ...
    Posted Oct 11, 2018, 12:17 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • State Fair Military Parade Wednesday 10/17 October 11, 2018Dear marching band student and parent,Our band has been asked to march in a “Military Appreciation Parade” at the State Fair next Wednesday morning, October 17 ...
    Posted Oct 11, 2018, 12:02 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Chamber Music Concert Next Thursday! October 4, 2018 Dear Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, and Concert Band student and parent,I am excited to announce the kick-off our Concert Series Performances with our ANNUAL FALL ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2018, 6:25 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Edenton Competition Logistics 10/1/18Dear FIRST PLACE Marching Band student and parent, First of all, CONGRATULATIONS AND THANK YOU to EVERYONE connected with our wonderful program on that outstanding performance in ...
    Posted Oct 1, 2018, 1:52 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Ledford HS Marching Competition 9/29 Dear marching band member and parent, The purpose of this letter is to provide you with information concerning the Ledford H.S. Competition in High Point, NC this Saturday.LEDFORD ...
    Posted Sep 24, 2018, 2:44 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Pep Band Needed This Tuesday 9/25 To:  Marching Band seniors/section leaders, upperclassmen RE:  Pep Band performance at Dillard Drive M.S.The Dillard Drive M.S. PTA has asked our band to provide some pep ...
    Posted Sep 23, 2018, 9:55 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Will Compete at Ledford HS 9/29 Dear marching band students and parents, Due to damage/flooding caused by the recent hurricane, West Craven had to cancel their competition next Saturday (9/29).  We were very fortunate ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2018, 5:49 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • 8th grade band invitation to an Athens Drive Football Game Dear prospective band member and parent,The ATHENS DRIVE HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND cordially invites you to spend an evening with us on either Friday, Oct. 12th OR Friday, Oct ...
    Posted Sep 20, 2018, 2:21 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Rehearsal will end at 4:30pm on Thursday, Sept. 20 (for Open House) Dear marching band students and parents,In order for our families to attend Open House (Meet the Teacher) this Thursday (Sept. 20), we will be ending our marching rehearsal at ...
    Posted Sep 18, 2018, 12:07 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Info For Saturday's 9-9 Rehearsal Sept. 18, 2018 Dear marching band student and parent, The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our full band rehearsal this Saturday (the 9-9). “MINI-CAMP ...
    Posted Sep 18, 2018, 6:15 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for Friday's Football Game September 4, 2018 Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our THIRD HOME FOOTBALL GAME this Friday.HOME FOOTBALL GAME (ATHENS ...
    Posted Sep 4, 2018, 3:30 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • IMPORTANT! Post Camp Rehearsal for woodwinds and brass cancelled for tonight Dear marching band members and parents, Due to the high likelihood of yet more rain tonight, I have decided to CANCEL tonight's (8/21) rehearsal for woodwinds and brass ...
    Posted Aug 21, 2018, 5:57 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for After School Rehearsals August 20, 2018Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide an overview of logistics involved with after-school rehearsals that will begin next ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2018, 7:04 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Logistics for Friday's (8/24) Football Game August 20, 2018           Dear marching band student and parent, The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our SECOND HOME FOOTBALL GAME this Friday—PLEASE NOTE THE SLIGHTLY ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2018, 7:03 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NC State High School Band Day Band Families,Please see information below regarding NC State’s High School Band Day.  A great opportunity for any future “wolf pack” kids.—Doc dmarkoch@wcpss.netDirectors-     I am ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2018, 5:39 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Pep Band Needed for this Thursday's Freshman Orientation FRESHMAN ORIENTATION PEP-RALLY THURSDAY, AUG. 16, 11:30-12:30WHAT’S UP “DOC”?We have been asked to provide a pep band for the conclusion of the freshman ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2018, 2:32 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Game Logistics for This Friday Aug. 17--from Doc August 13, 2018Dear marching band student and parent,The purpose of this letter is to provide information concerning our FIRST HOME FOOTBALL GAME this Friday, as well as the ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2018, 2:27 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Revised Marching Band Schedule Athens Drive High School Marching Band - 2018 Schedule (All events at ADHS unless otherwise noted.) “Summer” July 23-26            Precamp                                             6:30pm-10:00pm July 29-Aug. 3      Bandcamp (N ...
    Posted Jul 23, 2018, 8:07 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Attention Seniors and Section Leaders! Hey Seniors and Section Leaders, It all starts MONDAY!  Get LIT!  Let the games begin!I will be at school at NOON on Monday, 7/23 if you want to ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2018, 6:18 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • VERY IMPORTANT: The Final Roster Sports Fans! Dear Athens Drive Marching Band member and parent ,With the final strains of the graduation recessional yesterday, marching season has officially begun!Attached is the roster that we will be ...
    Posted Jun 13, 2018, 8:16 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • 2018-2019 Concert Schedule ATHENS DRIVE HIGH SCHOOL BAND  2018-19 CONCERT SCHEDULEWE = Wind Ensemble; SB = Symphonic Band; CB = Concert Band Required Events“Fall Quarter”Wed., Oct. 10 6:00-9:00pm Dress ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2018, 12:31 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Exciting News! Wind Ensemble to Perform at State Music Convention June 6, 2018 Dear band member and parent, I am excited to announce that our Wind Ensemble has received a formal invitation to perform at the North Carolina Music Educators ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2018, 12:16 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • 2018 Marching Band Schedule Athens Drive High School Marching Band 2018 Schedule(All events at ADHS unless otherwise noted...) “Summer”July 23-26                               Precamp                                               6:30pm-10:00pmJuly 29-Aug. 3                        Bandcamp (N ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2018, 12:06 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • 2018 Marching Band Welcome Letter  June 6, 2018 Dear 2018 ADHS Marching Band member and parent,I just wanted to take a moment to WELCOME you to the 2018 Athens Drive High School Marching Band ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2018, 12:02 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Small Wind Ensemble Needed for Wedding Dear band member and parent,Several weeks ago I was contacted by a "bride" who really, really, really wanted a small wind band to play a piece at the opening ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2018, 11:27 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • One More Call...Guitar Lessons with Doc Just want to send one more "all-call" for any student interested in learning the guitar this summer.  It's a great way to enrich one's musical knowledge and ...
    Posted Jun 1, 2018, 5:41 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
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