Friday, December 31, 2010

BBC Web Link for DGN Band in London Parade

For those looking to tune-in this morning to watch the 25th Anniversary London New Years Day Parade, we would encourage you to try the link below:

BBC web link:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/local/london/hi/tv_and_radio/newsid_9306000/9306090.stm

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Sun-Times Feature on Band's Tour

http://www.suntimes.com/lifestyles/3022976-418/band-london-parade-downers-north.html

Thursday, December 23, 2010

Santa's Coming To Town ...

Here's hoping you've all been good this year!

- Mr. Teague & Mr. Miller


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Sunday, November 28, 2010

Bell Ringing

Members of the DGN Band saxophone section were spotted this weekend at Yorktown Mall, volunteering for the Salvation Army.

Thursday, November 25, 2010

Jazz Combo performs at Bonfield Express

Thanks to the DGN Jazz Combo for getting up extra early on Thanksgiving - and giving of their time and musical talents at the 'Bonfield Express 5K'. The combo provided music for runners as they crossed the finish line. Great job!

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

DGN Jazz Ensemble @ Jilly's of Naperville


The members of the DGN Jazz Ensemble delighted jazz patrons at a standing-room only performance tonight in Naperville, IL.  Congratulations to the members of the ensemble for a terrific set!  And many thanks to the gracious and musically stunning Pete Ellman Big Band for the invitation to perform this evening.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Fall Band Concert

The members of the Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Symphonic Band Percussion Ensemble, and Jazz Lab Band performed tonight on the Fall Band Concert. Congratulations to all of the DGN student musicians who played with poise and finesse.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

DGN Band Invitational

Congratulations to the members of the Herrick Middle School Band (Jon Ball, director), as well as the students of the DGN Jazz Ensemble and DGN Wind Ensemble for terrific performances this evening. Each group played with wonderful musicianship and expression. Kudos to all!

Sunday, November 14, 2010

IMEA Jazz Festival Concert

Congratulations to the nine DGN students who performed in the IMEA District 1 Honors Jazz Festival this past Saturday, November 13th at Fenton High School. DGN students pictured here are Erin Elgass (left/alto sax), Kaitlyn Wayman-Dodd (right/tenor sax) and Zach Schneeweis (right/trombone).

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Friday, October 22, 2010

Thank You Seniors!

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Thursday, October 21, 2010

Band O Rama 2010

DGN MB Band O Rama 2010

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

2010-2011 DGN Winter Guard Announced

Thank you to all of the students who auditioned for the Winter Guard.  We appreciate your interest and willingness to participate in the auditions.

The following students have been named to the Winter Guard for 2010-11:


  • Dorothy Buhle
  • Alex Jaimes
  • Anna Kowalewicz
  • Katie Kropp
  • Becca Kulik
  • Marilyn Lauterbach
  • Shelby Porter
  • Megan Sybeldon
  • Lauren Weisner
  • Sarah Wilson

Saturday, October 16, 2010

DGN Band Alumni on ESPN

DGN Band alumni Andrew Kuikman and Dan McLeod (Class of 2009) were seen this morning performing with the University of Wisconsin Marching Band on ESPN's "College Game Day" broadcast from Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, WI.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Saturday, October 09, 2010

Junior High Band Night

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Why so serious?!

The DGN Trojan Marching Band prepares for the annual "Bucket Game" against conference rival Hinsdale Central.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

They're (Still) With The Band (Woodridge Patch)



The DGN Alumni Band is featured in a recent article by reporter Elaine Johnson of The Patch.  Click here.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Homecoming Assembly & Parade