Music Boosters

Officers

C0-Presidents: Wina Mortenson & Troy White
Vice-President:
Secretary: Karen Shimek
Treasurer: Cheri Brudos
Publicity ChairCyndi Anderson
Concession Chair: Tammy Maliszewski

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Music Boosters – Are you one?
If you have a child in band or choir at the middle or high school level, you are a booster! Even if you don’t, but wish to support the music programs in the G-E-T School District, you are a booster!

Attention Parents!
You c​an help your child earn points toward their Junior/Senior Music Trip.​ ​THE POINT SYSTEM (revised May 2017)

Meet the music teachers – learn more about boosters – attend the Booster meetings, at 7:00pm on the 3rd Monday of the month in the high school choir room, except for meetings that fall on the same night as a concert, when we will meet at 6:00 pm..

Questions? Contact Brenda Gauchel or Ryan Stuempges at the high school, or Kim Schacherl at the Middle School.

Join us on Facebook GET Music Boosters

Winter Sports Concession Stand Sign up
Please click the following link:

 Winter Sports Concession Sign Up

The current listing includes MOST of the Basketball games and Wrestling.  There are a few games, in January and February, that are not yet on the listing.  The sign ups for those games will come at a later date. If you have any questions, please contact your music director.

Meetings

Meeting Minutes (updated 5/16/17)

 Music Booster By-laws

 Policy: Concession Chair Stipend

  Request for District Facility Use,  Requests to use District Facilities are now done online. At website, register and fill out the necessary information. Requests must be made 10 days prior to event.

High School Band and Choirs

Saturday, September 23, 2017 the Marching Band Performed at the UW-L Football Game
Click here to watch their performance

Congratulations to the High School Band and High School Choirs for receiving First Place Ratings at the 2016 Wisconsin State Music Association’s Large Group Contest. The groups perform for a panel of three judges and receive ratings from each which are then tallied for a final rating. The High School Band even received a perfect score from one of the judges. Congratulations G-E-T High School Music.
G-E-T High School’s Vocal Point

Check out their website www.getvocalpoint.com

VP 3rd in the Nation! ICHSA Finals in New York City, April 2017


Your support is Amazing, Awesome
and SO Appreciated!

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Congratulations, Mr. Stuempges, 

Upcoming Events

Events are at the High School
unless otherwise noted.
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  • Sunday, October 1st
    Tickets go on Sale for Nov. 17th Fundamentally Sound Show
  • Monday, October 16, 7:00pm
    Music Booster Meeting
    in the Galesville Community Room at the Galesville Public Library
  • Saturday, October 21, 4:00pm
    Vocal Point & Jazz Band
    @ Ecker’s Apple Farm Hootenanny
  • Monday, October 23, 7:30pm
    High School Choir Concert
  • Friday, November 17, 7:00pm
    Vocal Point @ Fundamentally Sound Show @ G-E-T
    Tickets on Sale Oct. 1st.
  • Saturday, November 18 
    Vocal Point @  MN SE A Cappella Festival in Rochester
  • Monday, November 20, 6:00pm
    Music Booster Meeting
  • Monday, Novermber 20, 7:00pm
    Trempealeau Elementary Gr. 3-5 Concert
  • Tuesday, November 21, 7:00pm
    Galesville Elementary Gr. 3-5 Concert
  • Thursday, November 30, 7:00pm
    Ettrick Elementary Gr 3-5 Concert
  • Saturday, December 2
    Vocal Point @ Trempealeau Parade and Hotel Concert
  • Monday, December 3, 6:30pm
    Robe Choir to WXOW Holiday Concert
  • Sunday, December 10, 7:30pm
    High School Winter Band Concert
  • Monday, December 11, 7:30pm
    Middle School Band Concert
  • Sunday, December 17
    High School Choir Concert
  • Monday, December 18, 6:00pm
    Music Booster Meeting
  • Monday, December 18
    Middle School Choir Concert
  • January 12-13 
    Vocal Point @ G-E-T Aca Fest 2018
  • January 19-21
    Vocal Point @ Festival South Milwaukee Aca Festival
  • Saturday, January 27
    Middle School Solo & Ensemble Contest
    Whitehall Schools
  • February 10
    Vocal Point @ ICHSA Midwest QF @ Osseo, WI
  • February 17
    Solo & Ensembles @ G-E-T High School
  • March 10
    Vocal Point @ ICHSA SF Tentatively scheduled at DeKalb HS
  • May 3
    Middle School Band Concert
  • Tuesday, May 8
    Trempealeau Gr. K-2 Concert
  • May 16
    High School Band Concert
  • Sunday, May 20
    High School Choir Concert
  • Monday, May 21
    Middle School Choir Concert
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G-E-T School Awarded
Madison Jazz Society Grant

Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau High School (Brenda Gauchel, director) was awarded $375 to underwrite the costs of the second annual Red Hawk Jazz Festival that the G-E-T Jazz Band will sponsor for smaller schools in their area.

In November, the Madison Jazz Society awarded grants totaling $5,150 from its School Grant Fund to music programs in thirteen Wisconsin schools. The grants are funding jazz centered programs designed to help students learn about and perform jazz. Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau High School Band (Brenda Gauchel, director) was awarded $375 to underwrite the costs of the second annual Red Hawk Jazz Festival that the G-E-T Jazz Band will sponsor for smaller schools in their area.  (excerpt from January 2017 District Newsletter)

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Congratulations to the High School Solo & Ensemble participants. Way to go students! There were 50 High School events that performed including instrumental and choral solos and small ensembles. The results are listed below!
Class B
14 – Firsts
3 – Seconds
Class A
17 – First advancing to State
7 – Firsts
3 – Seconds
Every Class A Band event has advanced to the State Contest.  There is another district level Solo and Ensemble on April 1 when another group of our high school musicians will be performing.
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 Congratulations High School Music Students on a great showing at the WSMA State Solo and Ensemble Contest. The students earned 8 Second place ratings and 23 First place ratings including Perfect scores for the following:

Saxophone Trio – Katie H., Julia S., Justin S.

Flute Quartet – Anna L., McKenzie M., Hannah R., Lindsey B.

Tuba Solo – Nic P.

Jazz Band

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Luther College Dorian Honor Band Festival
Congratulations to the G-E-T High School Band students who were nominated and accepted into the Luther College Dorian Honor Band Festival. Eleven G-E-T Band students were accepted including McKenzie M., Kari O., Nicole J., Zoe L. Derek D., Madison B., Ruben C. and Luke S. New this year at the festival, students who wished to be placed in the top, elite Symphonic Band had to send in a recorded audition. Congratulations go to three G-E-T students, Anna L., Jayne E. and Nic P. who all earned the honor of being placed in the top group. G-E-T was well represented at this prestigious event.