Dawg Pound Sound seeks members

ALGONA -The Algona High School Instrumental Music Department is seeking former band members to participate in the fourth season of the Dawg Pound Sound, AHS’s Community Pep Band.

Members of the Dawg Pound Sound will be given free admission to all performing events.

Instrumentation typically consists of, but is not limited to, flutes, clarinets, saxophones, trumpets, French horns/mellophones, trombones, euphoniums, tubas, and percussion. Anyone who plays an instrument that isn’t listed can AHS band director Kurt Kissinger for special arrangements.

To prepare for performances, there will be one evening rehearsal from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 3 in the Algona High School band room. Anyone who wants to play with the Dawg Pound Sound but can’t attend the rehearsal is asked to contact Kissinger to make special arrangements. Performers need not attend every game, but are welcome to attend as many as they would like.

The Dawg Pound Sound will perform at the home varsity girls and boys basketball games in the AHS gymnasium on Jan. 7, Jan. 21, Jan. 31, Feb. 4 and Feb. 11. Musicians are asked to arrive at 5:45 p.m.

To play with the Dawg Pound Sound, contact Kissinger by Nov. 29 at kkissinger@algona.k12.ia.us or 295-7207, ext. 252.