1. WHS Junior Sean Baker has been selected to play tuba with the Toledo Youth Orchestra. This select group of musicians is made up of the finest musicians in Northwest Ohio. The group is a full Symphony Orchestra and rehearses weekly in Toledo. Students must audition for the group. A link to their site: http://www.toledosymphony.com/education/youth-orchestra-tsyo/
2. The Wauseon Music Boosters will have their annual doughnut fundraiser at the Fulton County Fair. All parents of band and choir students are encouraged to help work a shift.
3. The Wauseon Marching Band’s 1st game will be vs. Fairview on August 29. We will play at all Wauseon football games this fall.
4. The band will perform at 4 marching band festivals including Anthony Wayne (Sept 20), Columbus Grove (Sept 27), Findlay (October 18) and Swanton (October 25). The theme for this year’s competition show is “Sorcerer’s Symphony”. The show features music from Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Fantasmic, Old Castle, Harry Potter & Firebird Suite.
5. On October 3 at the Homecoming Football Game we are having the 3rd annual WHS Alumni Band perform with the WHS Band, as well as the Wauseon 7th & 8th Grade bands. The theme for the Homecoming Halftime show will be “Animals” as the combined bands will perform “The Horse”, “Who Let the Dogs Out” and “The Chicken Dance”. All Wauseon Band Alumni are welcome and encouraged to attend. The following link has more info: https://sites.google.com/a/wauseonindians.org/wauseon-bands/alumni-alumni-band