• Mozarteum Concert Hall
    The South Band & Orchestra performing at Stiftung Mozarteum Great Hall, Salzburg, Austria (April 2015) 

    FOR MORE BAND & ORCHESTRA INFORMATION/NEWS, PLEASE VISIT:
    WWW.GPSBO.ORG
     
    Christopher Takis, Director of Bands
    South High School/Pierce Middle School
    takisc@gpschools.org
    (313) 432-3641
     
     MY SCHEDULE:

    7th/8th grade band (Pierce) until 
    10:17 AM
    4th hour: Wind Ensemble
    5th hour: Symphony Band
    6th hour: Concert Band
    7th hour: Music Theory (1st semester), Music Tech (2nd semester)
     
    Schonbrunn Palace  
    The South Band & Orchestra in front of Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna, Austria (April 2015)
     

    2018-19 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
     
    Saturday, November 3, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Pops & Pastries - $ admission
    South HS Gymnasium, 6:30 PM report time

    Friday, December 7, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Yule Be Boppin' (Jazz Band only) - $5 admission
    South HS Auditorium, 6:15 PM report time

    Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Band-O-Rama
    South HS Gymnasium, 6:30 PM report time

    Saturday, January 19, 2019, all day
    MSBOA Chamber Festival (Brass and Clarinet Choirs)
    Rochester HS, TBD
     
    Saturday, February 2, 2019, all day
    MSBOA District XVI Solo & Ensemble Festival
    Rochester HS, TBD

    Monday, February 4, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Band Pre-Festival Concert
    Pierce MS Auditorium, 6:30 PM report time

    Thursday/Friday/Saturday, March 7-9, 2019

    MSBOA District XVI Festival
    Site/Date/Time TBD

    Saturday, March 16, 2019, all day

    MSBOA State Solo & Ensemble Festival
    Chippewa Valley HS, TBD

    Monday, May 20, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Spring Concert & Senior Showcase - $15 admission, $5/students
    Brownell MS MPR, 6:30 PM report time