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    Anders Family

    Mr. Bryan Anders, Band Director

     

    Contact Me:  banders@jcisd.txed.net  830 868 9025 x3401

     

    A Little About Me:

    Bryan Anders received his degree in Music Education at Southwest Texas State University in 2001. His student teaching requirements were fulfilled here at JCISD in the psring of that same year. He was a teacher at Hyde Park Baptist Schools in Austin from 2003-2007 where he was director of instrumental music, asistant choir director and taught general music for grades K-6.

    For the past thirteen years, Mr. Anders has been at JCISD as head band director for the high school and middle school as well as teaching music for grade levels three and four. He has been an active music educator, private lesson instructor, performer, composer/arranger in the  Texas Hill Country area since 1997. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife Carrie, twin daughters Kaitlin and Madison, and his son Jacob.

    Band Calendar 2019-2020

     Marching Band Schedule:

    • Aug 27 – Nov 5: Tuesday Night Practice Starts 5-8pm at HSBH
    • See football schedule for all Varsity home/away games
    • Sept 28 – Hill Country Marching Festival @ Fredericksburg
    • Oct 4 – Extra band practice 5-8pm (no football game this day)
    • Oct 5 – Rough Rider Marching Contest @ San Antonio
    • ***Oct 12 – Johnson Sewell Ford – Band Fundraiser (include 7th graders)
    • Oct 19 – UIL Regional Marching Contest @ San Antonio
    • Oct 26 – UIL Area Marching Contest @ TBD
    • Nov 6 UIL State Marching Contest @ Alamo Dome

    Region, Area and State Band Schedule:

    • Sept 21 – Region Jazz Auditions @ Johnson City
    • Nov 9 - Middle School Region Band Auditions @ Burnet
    • Nov 14 – High School Region Jazz Practice – Fredericksburg
    • Nov 16 – Middle School Region Clinic/Concert
    • Dec 7 – High School Region Band Auditions @ Fredericksburg
    • Jan 11 – Area Band Auditions @ Robinson HS (Pflugerville)
    • Jan 17 and 18 – HS Region Band Clinic and Concert @ Burnet
    • Feb 12-15 – State Band Auditions @ San Antonio
    • Feb – HS UIL Solo and Ensemble – @ JC - date TBD
    • May – Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contest - TBD

     Concert and Sight Reading Schedule:

    • MS UIL CSR contest – Boerne HS – April date TBD
    • HS UIL CSR contest – Boerne HS – April date TBD

     Other Performances:

    • Friday, Nov 8 – BAND NIGHT
    • All bands in grades 5-12 will perform at halftime
    • May – end of year band trips TBD (5th grade band, MS band)
    • 2019 HS band trip TBD (before January 2020)
    • Fall and Spring band concert dates TBA 

Mr. Anders' Schedule