W. Charles Akins HS Band
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On Tuesday, October 18th the Akins Wind Symphony performed their first Fall Concert for an enthusiastic crowd at the AISD Performing Arts Center. Thanks to all our supporters and parents who made the evening so great!
The Wind Symphony proudly presented “Chaos Theory” by James Bonney featuring Boulder Sheffield on Electric Guitar. Enjoy his performance here:
The Akins High School Band Presents
The Akins Wind Symphony
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 7:30pm
Austin ISD Performing Arts Center
…GO by Samuel R. Hazo
October by Eric Whitacre
Symphonic Suite from Star Wars - The Force Awakens by John Williams/arr. Bocook
Chaos Theory by James Bonney (Boulder Sheffield, Electric Guitar)
On The Mall by Edwin Goldman
Congrats to all members of the AEB family on a great day at the USBands Yamaha Cup in Converse, TX!
In preliminary competition, AEB placed 3rd in Class IV Open, 10th overall (out of 32) and won the following caption awards:
- Best Overall Effect
- Best Percussion
- Best Colorguard
In finals competition, AEB tied for 6th place with the best performance yet of the 2016 season!
Congrats to everyone involved in the day!
Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders will be joining us for this game against Anderson High School! We are very excited to welcome these ladies into the AEB family for the evening. Ann Richards will be performing post-game on this night.
4:30pm - End of school, students eat dinner (provided)
5:50pm - Depart Akins
6:30pm - Arrive House Park
7:30pm - Game pegins
8:45pm - Half-time performance (approximate)
10:00pm - Watch Ann Richards perform post-game
11:00pm - Estimated return time to Akins