Category: News

BHSN Dominates at the Purdue Jazz Fest

BHSN Dominates at the Purdue Jazz Fest

Congratulations to ALL of our student jazz musicians for their stellar performances at the 25th Annual Purdue Jazz Festival! Advanced Jazz was named Honor Band in their hall, Studio Jazz was named Runner-Up in...

Jazz 1 Invited to Berklee – Ms. Stockhouse To Receive Award

Jazz 1 Invited to Berklee – Ms. Stockhouse To Receive Award

Jazz 1 (Advanced Jazz) has been invited to give a special performance at the 48th Annual Berklee Jazz Festival, where our own Janis Stockhouse will be presented with the John LaPorta Jazz Educator of...

Plans Announced for Marching Band Trip to CA in Nov. 2015

Plans Announced for Marching Band Trip to CA in Nov. 2015

On Jan. 13, Mark Harting from Music Travel Consultants presented tentative plans for the Marching Band’s trip to participate in the 2015 Hollywood Christmas Parade. Music Travel Consultants specializes in arranging travel for bands...

All-State Musicians Announced

All-State Musicians Announced

The following BHSN students have been selected for the 2015 Indiana All-State Jazz Combo, the most elite All-State Jazz group. Matt Waterman (trombone) Aaron Mutchler (trumpet) Chelsea Campbell (piano) Elias McDermott-Sipe (guitar) Alex Valdez...

Listen to the 2014 IBA All District Band

Listen to the 2014 IBA All District Band

Congratulations to all the students selected for the 2014 Indiana Bandmasters All-District Honor Band! Students from 17 schools in our district participated. Representing Bloomington North were Rajin Shankar, Hannia Gaitan, Kieran McNamara, Bailey Hull,...

Come to the American Legion Benefit Breakfast  11/15/14

Come to the American Legion Benefit Breakfast 11/15/14

The BHSN Band Boosters and the American Legion are sponsoring a benefit breakfast on Saturday, November 15, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.  American Legion members work hard every week putting on these buffet...

July 2014 News Bites

July 2014 News Bites

For those that have not attended recent band booster meetings, here are some news bites for you! Band Booster officers for 2014-15 were elected at the end of 2013-14. Congratulations to President Janis Cooper-Parker...

Booster Officers for 2014-15

Booster Officers for 2014-15

At the May 8 Band Booster meeting, the following parents were approved as next year’s officers: President:             Janis Cooper-Parker Vice President:  Erin Wager-Miller Secretary:            Lisa Ensman Treasurers:          Tania Gardner and Moira Wedekind Many thanks...

Ms. Stockhouse is named a 2014 Jazz Hero!

Ms. Stockhouse is named a 2014 Jazz Hero!

“The Jazz Journalists Association is pleased to announce the 2014 Jazz Heroes: advocates, altruists, aiders and abettors of jazz who have had significant impact in their local communities. The ‘Jazz Hero’ awards, made annually...

Swing Dance Report and Acknowledgements

Swing Dance Report and Acknowledgements

This year’s March 28 Spring Fling Swing Dance was a great success. If you missed it, be sure to come next year!  The dance floor was crowded with enthusiastic dancers all evening. Over 250...