Klarinet Archive - Posting 000221.txt from 1998/03
From: "L. BORCHERT" <lborcher@-----.Edu>
Subj: Re: I need your help!
Date: Wed, 4 Mar 1998 11:40:37 -0500
You are to be commended for your loyalty and support. If the
student board works, you will have something to be proud far into the
What kind of responsibilities will the board have? Having
specific responsibilities related to the group and board would be
Is there a conductor? and what will his/her role be? I was a
public school band director before going back to graduate school and had a
student board (President, V.P. etc.) but, ultimately, I was still in
charge of the program. After all, it was my job. Your conductor would
likely want similar control.
Good luck with this effort.
Dr. Laroy Borchert
Professor of Clarinet
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM 88003
On Tue, 3 Mar 1998, Robert Reyes wrote:
> he in the greater Los Angeles area. The name of the band is the Norwalk
> All City Youth Band and it's okay if none of you have ever heard of it
> before. Well our problem is that after 22 and half years this once
> great band is nearring the end, so a few months ago I came up with an
> idea to save the band, "A Student Board", well it was recieved well but
> since I have nothing to model it after I was wondering if any of you had
> a student board in any of the the high school or youth bands all of you
> were in.
> I know that to some of you a Student Board is not a good idea but
> this is the only way to save this band. So I would be very greatful if
> any of you e-mail back if you had one or have any ideas. My e-mail
> address is robert _40@-----.