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Seekonk High School Band Web Page
Seekonk High School Music Dept.

261 Arcade Ave.
Seekonk, MA 02771
(508) 336-7272 ext. 62228
smialekj@seekonkschools.org

You will find all of the information about the SHS Band program for the summer and the 2018-19 school year on this page. 
Scroll down the main page or follow links to the left to find out what you need to know.

WELCOME BACK!
PLEASE CHECK OUT THE 2018-19 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE IN THE LINK TO THE LEFT FOR ALL OF THE DATES YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS YEAR.

1ST MARCHING BAND GAME IS FRIDAY, SEPT. 28TH AT 7 PM.  ALL BAND STUDENTS SHOULD REPORT TO THE BAND ROOM AT 5:45 PM

THE 2ND CRUISE PAYMENT WILL BE DUE BY OCTOBER 26TH.  INVOICES WILL GO OUT EARYL IN OCTOBER.  PASSPORT APPLICATIONS AND TRIP INSURANCE INFORMATION WILL BE PASSED OUT THE 1ST WEEK OF OCTOBER.

ALL PIE SALE MONEY AND ORDERS ARE DUE BY OCTOBER 17TH.

JAZZ BAND MEETS ON MONDAYS FROM
6:00 PM TO 7:30 PM

COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES:
IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO GET SOME COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS, SEE MR. SMIALEK (OR SEND AN EMAIL) TO WORK IN THE MUSIC DEPT. 

CHECK OUT THE NEW INSTRUMENT VIDEOS FOR ALL BAND INSTRUMENTS BY
FOLLOWING THE LINKS ON THE LEFT.


CLICK THE "SHS BAND PHOTOS" LINK ON THE LEFT FOR PICTURES FROM THIS SCHOOL YEAR AS WELL AS MANY PREVIOUS YEARS.

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During the Spring of 2011, the Seekonk High School Wind Ensemble, under the direction of John Smialek, participated in the June 18th Bermuda Cruise Festival on board   Royal Caribbean’s“Explorer of the Seas”.  In addition to earning a Superior rating, the ensemble was also entered into competition against other ensembles that participated in one of over 50other Cruise Festivals, which took place from January to the beginning of July.  After the conclusion of the final festival, all scores were combined to determine the overall highest scoring groups in each class and category from all of the Festivals.

Congratulations to the Seekonk High SchoolBand on their Gold Medal Award and Superior rating at the 2011 CruiseFestival  with a total score of 98 out of 100.  Below is announcement that the band had won the overall Grand Championship Award for HighSchool Wind Ensemble for the 2010-11 Cruse Festivals!

On behalf of MUSIC FESTIVALS and CRUISE FESTIVALS,the national sponsor of this event, it is a sincere pleasure to announce at this time that the Seekonk High School Wind Ensemble is the winner of the 2011 Cruise Festival Overall Grand Championship Award for Wind Ensemble HS. This award signifies the highest score overall in these categories from all of the 2011 Cruise Festivals. It is indeed an honor and our pleasure to present this award to the Seekonk High School Wind Ensemble and John Smialek, Director.

All of the staff at MUSIC FESTIVALS extendsour congratulations to the director and all the members of this outstanding ensemble.  The hard work and dedication that you displayed was exemplary and every member of your community,your parents, families and friends have every reason to be extremely proud of your accomplishments.

Congratulationson receiving this prestigious award.


  Please bring in some ofyour pictures on a zip drive or CD so that  we can load them onto themusic room computer and share the memories.