2023-2024 Class Schedule and Events

All classes & rehearsals are held at the McKinney Performing Arts Center:
111 North Tennessee Street, McKinney, TX

2023-2024 Class Schedule

Tuesday – Band/Orchestra
9:00-9:55 Beg Violin/Bass 
10:00-10:55 Beg Viola/Cello 
11:00-11:55 Beg WW
12:00-12:55 Beg Brass
1:00-2:30 Intermediate Band

Wednesday – Band/Orchestra
9:00-9:55 Beg WW
10:00-10:55 Beg Brass
11:00-11:55 Beg Percussion
12:00-12:55 Beg Violin/Bass
1:00-1:55 Beg Viola/Cello
2:00-3:30 Intermediate Orchestra

Wednesday – Elementary Music
9:00-9:55  Elementary Music Ages 5-6
10:00-10:55 Elementary Music Ages 7-8
11:00-11:55 Elementary Music Ages 9-10

Thursday – Band/Orchestra
9:00-10:00 Percussion Ensemble
10:00-11:45 Adv Orchestra
12:00-1:45 Concert Band
2:00-3:30 Jazz Band

 
 

2023-2024 Events Schedule

August 24 – Parent Orientation – Required Attendance – Zoom Mtg

August 25 – Welcome Back Picnic

August 29 – Fall Season Begins

 Football Games for Intermediate and Concert Bands     

Location: Curtis Middle School in Allen.                                      Band Warm Up at 6:00pm * Game at 7:00pm

September 15 – CHANT vs Garland Christian

October 6 – CHANT vs Bells County

October 12 – Jazz on the Square

October 20 – CHANT vs Stephenville

November 2 – All State Jazz Audition

November 10 – We Are Thankful for YOU Party!

November 16 – High School Honor/All State Auditions                            Band and Orchestra

November 20-24 Thanksgiving

December 7 – Jazz on the Square

December 5-7 – CCHFA on the Square Performances

December 11 – Christmas Concert

ALL CCHFA music students perform at the Christmas
Concert.

December 12 – Jan 1 Christmas/New Years Break

January 2, 3, 4 – Spring Semester Begins

January 16, 17 & 18 – Middle School Honor Band/Orchestra Auditions
 
January 16, 17 & 18 – High School All Region Auditions
 
February 16-17– Middle School Honor Band Clinic and Concert
 
February 16 – 17 High School Honor Band Clinic and Concert
 
February 24 – Mickey Smith Jr. Clinic 9:00-11:30 Intermediate/Concert Bands
 
February 24 – Middle School Honor Orchestra Clinic and Concert
 
February 24 – High School All Region Orchestra Clinic and Concert
 
March 11-15 Spring Break
 
April 11 or 18 – Pride of Texas Festival


April 23-25 Open House


May 9 – Jazz on the Square
 
May 7-9 – CCHFA on the Square Performances
 
May 13 – Spring Concert
 
ALL CCHFA music students perform at the Spring Concert
 
May 17 – End of Year Picnic