Welcome incoming Band of Blue Freshmen!


BAND OF BLUE
MONTHLY CALENDAR

School code "jeffersonband"
Volunteer Opportunities:
On the calendar page you will see a little hand in the lower left-hand corner of a day,
click on that to bring up the volunteer screen. This will show you what volunteer opportunities we have or are in need of for that day or event. Thank you for your support of the Band of Blue!
School code "jeffersonband" then click "Enter Charms" 

CONGRATULATIONS to the members of the Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band on outstanding performances at the State Large Group Festival on Saturday hosted at Washington High School.

The Wind Symphony performed KHAN by Julie Giroux and Molly on the Shore by Percy Grainger.  KHAN is a programmatic work depicting Genghis Khan and his army on the move and Molly on the Shore is an Irish Dance or Reel.  The Symphonic Band performed a classic Sousa march, The Liberty Bell, and Gaelic Rhapsody by Elliot Del Borgo which weaves together many familiar and beautiful Irish melodies.    

We have challenged the students to achieve excellence through the musical and technical demands of the programs as well as perform with passion, confidence, and focus.  Both Mr. Allard and I are proud of the students’ growth and performance on the stage.  The Wind Symphony earned a Division I Superior rating from all three judges and the Symphonic Band earned a Division II Excellent rating.  This is the Wind Symphony’s 41st Division I rating in past 42 years.

Congratulations to the students!

2016 STATE and ALL-CITY
Solo and Ensemble Festival Divisional Ratings

CLICK HERE TO VISIT OUR PAGE WITH THE COMPLETE LISTING.


THANK YOU, THANK YOU,
for your ongoing support, encouragement, and participation in the Jefferson Band Program

Please find the Individual Donor and the Business Donor pdf forms below
Individual Uniform Drive Form
Business Uniform Drive Form

Business Donors ($2,000+, Section of Uniforms)
Jefferson Band Parents Association

Business Donors ($400+, Full Uniform)
AirFX Trampoline Park
Alliant Energy (through Matching Gifts)
Benchmark, Inc.
Bob Rodgers Travel (2.5 uniforms)
Brecke Mechanical Contractors
Buffalo Wild Wings
Cedar Rapids Oral Surgery
EB Solutions, Inc. (for Garret Bennink)
Guaranty Bank
Frontier Co-op (for Hannah Buswell)
Hills Bank and Trust Company
Hupp Electrical Motors
International Paper
Linn Area Credit Union
Lisbeth Communications, Katherine Damisch (for Acelyn Damisch)
Minntex Citrus, Inc. ($520)
Read Photography
TransAmerica

Business Donors ($300, Three Quarters Uniform)
Bimm Ridder Sportswear
My Chiro

Business Donors ($200, Half Uniform)
Brown Law Office - Attorney Mark Brown
Casey's General Store
Cedar Rapids Bank and Trust ($250)

Business Donors ($100, Quarter Uniform)
Elite Orthodontics
Storm Steel
Ray Terpstra, Attorney at Law
University of Iowa Community Credit Union

Business Donors (up to $99)
Cedar Rapids Eye Care
Drs. Paul Mazzocco and Ben Petersen
Heath Kilpatrick-State Farm Insurance Agency, Inc. (for Jonathan Schlotfelt)

 

Individual Donors ($400+, Full Uniform)

Louisa and Mario Affitigato
Linda Alibasio ($500)
Lorie Bateman
Kristin Beatty
Ellisha and Craig Bennink (for Garret Bennink)
Ed and Heather Bertch (for Garret Bennink)
George Cleveland ($500)
Shawn Cortez (plus Matching Gift from Alliant Energy)
Shawn and Kellee Cortez (for Kyle Cortez plus matching gift from Alliant Energy)
Earle W. Dickinson
Betty Dostal
Thad and Elizabeth Driskell
Robert and Shelly Ehler
Harriet Ellison (for Cameron Cox)
Joann Everhart
Mike and Jean Everhart ($600, for Nicole and Hailey Everhart)
John and Ninette Farrier (for Bob Farrier)
David and Lexie French
Gary and Linda Hinzman
James Houser and Arleen Zahn-Houser ($500)
James and Jean Kazimour (for Kyle Kazimour)
Patty and Mike King
Mark and Beth Koelm (plus matching gift from Whirlpool Foundation)
Betty Kruse ($1,000 for Dillon and Allison Barnard)
Lori and Lance Larsen
Robb and Ann Lassen (for Emma Lassen) $200 plus matching gift from Rockwell Collins
Terry and Judie Martinson
Terry and Judie Martinson (for Tracie Martinson)
Elvira and Mark Moon
Royden and Karla Morford (for Kadyn Morford plus matching gift from The Ruffalo Noel Levitz Matching Gifts Program)
Donn and Donna Patience
Susan Phillips ($750, through the Verizon Foundation by donating 50 volunteer hours)
David Richardson and Janice Kerkove ($2,400 for Jack Richardson)
Jan Rosauer
Jan Rosauer (for Matthew Rosauer) $800 plus matching gift from Rockwell Collins
Carol and Tim Shugart (for Emily Shugart) plus matching gift from Alliant Energy
Nancy and Tom Steinke
Ron and Lynn Thibodeaux
Mike and Lisa Tortora
Dennis and Judy Usher (for Raquel Wilhelm)
Dennis and Judy Usher
Ron and Ashley Waltmann
Donna and Kevin Willenborg
RaeEllen Zahradnik, in memory of Jerry Zahradnik ($4000)
Anonymous Donor


Individual Donors ($300, Three Quarters Uniform)
Joe Fisher

Individual Donors ($200, Half Uniform)
Carol Allen
Harold Becker
Robert Becker
Chris and Nicky Bruns 
Jeff and Lori Donald
Dennis and Judy Dye
Kassia Fultz
Steve and Sue Kazimour (for Kyle Kazimour)
Shane and Kim Ozburn (for Hallie Ozburn)
Scott and Kim Wesbrook
Craig and Allison Wilhelm
Craig and Allison Wilhelm ($300)

Individual Donors ($100, Quarter Uniform)
Louisa Affitigato
Carol and Larry Bowen
Thad Driskell
Dave and Lisa Filip
Jeff Gard (for Christopher Haring)
Jennifer Hamel
Marcia and Scot Hughes ($150)
Paul June (for Robert Farrier)
Becki Lynch
Jim and Sheryl Payton (in honor of Jamie Vricks and Jess Payton)
Lori and Bill Schlotfelt (for Jonathan Schlotfelt)
Marlys and Terry Strait
Stacie Wallingford ($150 for Rylee Wallingford)

Individual Donors (up to $99)
Amy Belice
Lowell and Sharon Bennink (for Garret Bennink)
Angela Boisseau
Jeremy and Teresa Burkett
Scott Gasway (for Cameron Cox)
Terri Hungergord
Karen and Loren Larson (for Robert Larson)
Fred and Ruth Willenborg

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