Upcoming Events & Information

  • Washington DC Trip Information – Updated May 13, 2021 – Here
  • 2021 – 2022 Incoming Freshmen Flyer – Here
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  • 2021 – 2022 Volunteer Opportunities – Here
  • Please use quick link to the right for 21-22 Registration Information
  • Band Banquet Wrapup Page – Here
  • June Band Camp Concert DocumentsHere
  • June Band Camp Jazz DocumentsHere

August 2021

Band Camp
August 13………………… Freshman Band Camp -Band & Colorguard
(All new freshman and student leaders) 9am to Noon at EHS
August 16-27…………..Band Camp for bandand guard: 8:30 a.m. –4:00 p.m. at EHS
August 16………….Sign-Up for jazz band auditions in the band room
August 16……………….. Mandatory Parent Meeting in the Band Room –4:30 p.m.
August 17(Tuesday)………….Jazz Auditions Saxes 4:30-6 p.m.August 18(Wednesday)…………Jazz Auditions T-bones 4:30-6p.m.
August 19(Thursday) ……..Jazz Auditions Trumpets 4:30-6p.m.
August 20(Friday)…………Jazz Auditions Rhythm Section 4:30-6p.m.
August 23(Monday)………….Seniors and All Colorguard Registration and Uniform Fitting 6-8p.m.
August 24(Tuesday)…………Juniors and Sophomores Registration and Uniform Fitting 6-8p.m.
August 25(Wednesday) ……..Freshman and Make Up Registration and Uniform Fitting 6-8 p.m.
August 26…………. Field Show preview & Burger Night 6p.m. (All parents/friends invited)
August 27…………. Last Day of Camp. Rehearsal 830-12p.m., Pool party/BBQ 12-2p.m.


Jazz Bands


Color Guard

June 23,30, July 7,14,21,28 Student Practice from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Percussion

  • July 6,8,13,15,20,22,27,29, August 3,5 Students Rehearsal from 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Previous Booster Meeting Minutes


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  • Parents/Students – General EEU text the message @cf46gk to the number 81010
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  • Parents/Students – Percussion Ensemble text the message @kgf82e to the number 81010
  • Parents/Students – Guard text the message @d8a7g8 to the number 81010
  • Parents/Students – Jazz I text the message @7g27bk to the number 81010
  • Parents/Students – Jazz II text the message @a7hg7g8 to number 81010
  • Parents/Students – Jazz III text the message @f6933f to number 81010

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Help Wanted


Corporate donations are a great way to help fund the band and color guard program!  If you enjoy soliciting corporate donations, or work for a company that supports local schools or arts programs, please contact Rosie Delgado or Martha Stewart at: 2ndvp@ehseu.org  A special “thank you” to those who have already helped obtain corporate donations!


Picture and Video Updates

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If you like to take pictures and videos of the band and color guard, share them here by contacting the webmaster at: webmaster@ehseu.org


Important Information…

Why Music? Why Band? What gives these children an advantage? What do they have that the non-music students have? Why are music students recruited with such intensity by every profession? Click here to read the article about it.

How does music benefit our students?  Click here to find out.

Keep the band room and your instrument secure.  The OCRegister.com reports here about several instrument thefts in the Southland.


Help the Band!

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Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.

It’s very simple to sign up. You just go the their website, Farm Fresh To You and follow the instructions when you click on the sign up tab. Don’t forget to enter the promo code “EEU” so we get 10% donated back to the program from every purchase.

Support the band with several other different fundraising opportunities here!


Gift Cards

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Scrip fundraising allows families to easily earn rebates with everyday spending. 

Click here to go to our Scrip Page to learn more.   

One half of the rebate is deposited into the general EEU (Esperanza Entertainment Unit) account and one half goes directly into your son or daughter’s individual band/color guard account. 

The money earned can be used to pay for performance donations, color guard fees, jazz trips like Reno, banquet, logo wear, etc.

Scrip is a gift card for retail outlets, grocery stores, gas stations, restaurants, and fast food establishments.  You can order the hard plastic cards or use Scrip now which is an email version of the scrip.  You will be surprised at how many different choices there are.   

Simply use scrip gift cards for everyday purchases or to give as gifts and see the money in your student’s band account grow.

Check out the Shopwithscrip.com site or contact Tammy Shields via email at scrip@ehseu.org .