Union Cavalcade of Bands
Please come out & support the students of the Union Bands as they participate in Union Public Schools 35th-Annual YouthArts! Festival. Band students in grades 6-12 will perform in the Union Cavalcade of Bands, a mass concert at the UMAC Arena (6836 S Mingo) on Tuesday, April 22, 7pm.
In conjunction with the concert, we are hosting a food drive for the Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. Attendees and patrons are encouraged to bring non perishable canned food items or cash donations. Collection boxes will be located inside the UMAC.
For tonight's concert, students should arrive and be ready by: 6:30pm for 6th Gr/8th Gr/9-12th Gr, 6:45pm for 7th Grade.
2014 RENEGADE REVIEW ENTRY NOW AVAILABLE
Please consider joining us for the 32nd Annual Renegade Review on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Entry forms and all information is available on our Renegade Review page here.
CRUCIAL HIGH SCHOOL BAND SCHEDULE UPDATES
Saturday, April 19 - Union Solo & Ensemble Contest - during the day
FRIDAY, May 9 - High School Band Banquet - 6pm
Union Bands 2014 All-Staters
Union High School band students Matthew Blanchard (Senior-French Horn), Marie Gordon (Sophomore-Oboe), Megan Harju (Junior-Sax), Ethan Mueller (Senior-Euphonium), & Drew Thomas (Sophomore-Sax) have represented us well as members of the OKMEA 2014 All-State Honor Band. These students have participated in clinics on Thursday-Friday, (January 16-17) and presented an honor concert on Saturday, January 18 at the Tulsa PAC. Additionally we recognize Junior clarinetist Rachel Morris for earning an Alternate position in this fine group.
Union Bands is a fine arts entity of the Union Public Schools, an Independent School District located in southeast Tulsa, Oklahoma. This organization has a proud tradition of excellent students, teachers, parents, and directors, and is supported by one of the most progressive administrative teams in the country.
During the past three decades, Union Bands have provided unparalleled opportunities, experiences, and achievements for its young musicians and performers. As a result, the performing groups within the program have produced numerous state, regional, & national championships.