Burke Band News

Congratulations to the Burke jazz bands for their performances at the Bellevue East Jazz Festival on March 9th. Jazz Band II played for comments only, did a nice job, and Michael Militzer (alto sax) earned an "Outstanding Soloist" award. Jazz Band I earned a "Superior" rating, placed 2nd behind Sioux City North, and David Hawkins …

Thanks and Other Stuff

First off, thanks everyone for volunteering to house the Augustana band students.  We did it!  Here is part of Loretta's e-mail..."a huge thank you to the Burke Band Boosters for their willingness to help make this happen, we were able to place all 62 students! All but two of the host families are either current or …

UNO Honor Band

Congratulations to the following students who were selected to participate in the February 1st - 3rd U.N.O. Band, Orchestra, and Choir Festival at the Holland Center (B.O.C.H.): MAVERICK BAND Natalie Seger- Flute Rachel Rathman- Clarinet Naomi Zipursky- Clarinet Aaron Zipursky-Alto Sax Anna Filipcic- Horn Rob Cook- Trombone DURANGO BAND Jennifer Rivera- Flute MacKenzie Foster- Trumpet …