Clinic with Mark Powers

Mark Powers,, shared his talents and experiences with our percussion class today. Mark brought traditional  drums and percussion and shared with our students the rhythms and structure of West African music Gahu. Here is a video of some of our students giving it a try.

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All players are invited to join the 9th Annual Robinhood Festival Marching Band in Sherwood this summer.  All musicians of all ages and abilities are welcome and needed.  We will be playing three songs this year “I Want Candy” “Safety Dance” and “Stars and Stripes.”  T-shirts and hats to be provided.

To join, email the director, Kevin Noreen, or call him at 503-625-3951

The parade is Saturday, July 16th in Sherwood

Rehearsals will be Monday, July 11th, Wednesday July 13th and Friday July 15th.

All rehearsals are at 7 p.m. at Sherwood Middle School 21970 SW Sherwood Blvd., you do not have to be at all rehearsals to be in the band

Music can be emailed to you.

State Band Momentos

Music merchandise is available for purchase online at<;.  Back this year are Champion t-shirts and Champion letterman patches for each classification’s winning squads (to be posted soon).  Contact Sports U at 503-227-2051 with questions.

The OSAA is once again working with CCTV (Salem) to provide CD’s and DVD’s of each school’s performance at Oregon State University.  The CD’s are mastered in stereo audio and DVD’s are recorded with digital cameras and tape masters in stereo audio. Order using the forms posted at<;.  Orders received by May 31 will be shipped by June 30. Orders received after May 31 will be shipped as soon as possible. All orders must be placed by July 31.