Thanks to everyone who came out to celebrate our Fine Arts Winter Concert! Our attire was a success and we will definitely do it again in the future! The Chorus and each Band ensemble sounded amazing! Great job by all! As we enter exam week please remember: "You have the BRAINS in your HEAD, you have the FEET in your SHOES, you can STEER yourself any DIRECTION you CHOOSE!!!" - Dr. Seuss.
Let's have 100% pass rate on ALL EXAMS!
Greenville All-County Band Audition Times
Auditions will occur on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Mauldin Middle School.
Click here for audition schedule: All-County audition times.pdf
2020 Region Band Audition Times
Auditions will take place on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Powdersville High School.
Click here for audition schedule: southsidehs_times.pdf
Winter Guard T-shirt Sponsorship FUNDRAISER
ALL BAND MEMBERS (not just winter guard participants) that still owe band dues are welcome to participate to pay off their dues! The deadline for all sponsorship forms and money is Friday, January 10. Click here for the sponsorship form: Important Documents
World's Finest Chocolate FUNDRAISER
The band will sell chocolate starting on Monday. All money will be due on Friday, January 10 when we return from Christmas break.
Winter guard contracts and 1st deposit $50 is due Wednesday December 18th.
Clemson University Men of Color National Summit 2020
The Southside HS marching band has been invited to perform Tiger Rag during the 2020 Men of Color Summit held at the Greenville Convention Center on March 3 and 4! In addition to performing, students will be able to attend the conference sessions for free. More information to come.
This is a reminder that your Region Band Solo will be performed for your Midterm.
2019-2020 Midterm Exam Schedule
NAACP Music Competition - Prize Money Awarded!
The Greenville NAACP Branch is once again hosting their Contemporary and Classical Instrumental and Music Composition Competition in February 2020. I STRONGLY encourage this event. The local winners will be sent to Boston, MA in July 2020 at the NAACP expense. Scholarships are awarded at the national competition. Please email Mr. Tillman if you would like more information on this event.
Christmas Program Opportunity
Students, if you are interested in performing at Lowndes Hill Baptist Church for their Christmas Program on December 22nd at 6:00 pm please see Mr. Tillman. This is a gig that may involve MONEY and providing a service to give back to the community!
Accounts and Access - MARCHING BAND FEES
Student's should be able to access their band accounts through their greenvilleschools email and/or google drive. How to Access: To see your balance, please search for a plain document with your name in Drive or a shared folder with your name in your email. You may also e-mail Mr. Tillman if you would like your balance. Please make your payments immediately. Cash, check, or money order made to Southside High School.
Events this week:
Monday: SB Rehearsal 4:30-6:30
Tuesday: WG Rehearsal 5-7:15; Exams Begin (SEE SCHEDULE ABOVE)
Wednesday: Lead Academy Band Concert
Thursday: WG Rehearsal 5-7:15; (BAND PERFORMANCE DURING 4TH PERIOD)
Tues. Dec 17 - Exams Begin
Mon. Dec 6 - SB Rehearsal
Tues. Dec 7/9 - WG Rehearsal
Sat. Jan 11 - Region Band Auditions
Thur. Jan 16 - All-County Band Auditions