You're invited to the Ballard Wind Ensemble
Preview WMEA Concert
Free!   Tuesday, February 6th, 7:30 pm 
Ballard Wind Ensemble,  Michael James ~  Conductor
Please come support the Ballard Wind Ensemble in the PAC as they prepare for their upcoming WMEA performance .
Invite friends and family to share  in this  special occasion.

WIND ENSEMBLE
Aurora Awakes.............................................John Mackey
A Solemn Place............................................Wayne Oquin
Symphony No. 2...........................................Frank Ticheli
   Mvt. III, "Apollo Unleashed"


The Ballard High School Wind Ensemble will perform at the Washington
Music Educators Association State Conference in Yakima on Feb 16th

This is the first time that a Seattle Public School High School Wind Ensemble or Concert Band has been invited to perform at this highly competitive event, which draws applications from  schools throughout the state.   The Ballard High music group is one of only two schools selected for the Band Concert Hour, which is the most prestigious and sought-after performance opportunity for school ensembles.

The WMEA State conference takes place every two years and involves approximately 2,000 music educators, exhibitors, and professional musicians & performers from across the state. 

Just Announced!  | Professionally produced CD/DVD's of this special WMEA performance in Yakima are available for families to  Pre-Order!  CD's & DVD's come in a Commemorative packaging using the official Wind Ensemble photo, a Student list & Program information.   There is a short window to place an order.   If you are interested in this keepsake please   Complete & Return the Order Form by 2/6 Questions?  Diane Taylor  diane@jdmt.com or 206-972-3348.

Parent/Chaperone Meeting  Directly After The Performance on 2/6

Please stay after the performance for a short Yakima trip overview.   Mr James
will be providing important
information for families regarding the trip and performance on Feb 15  & 16. There will be a Q & A , an itinerary, contact info
and packing list available.
Questions? Jen Witeck at  bpabbandrep@gmail.com


Forward this email  to invite family & friends !      Let's "Pack The PAC " &  fill the BHS Performing Arts Center !


RESOURCES:   WMEA Conference Schedule  |   WMEA Information 
  |    BPA Website