Welcome to the award-winning LASA Raptor Band! We’re excited to have you become a member of our band family! ~ Brian Mayer, Director of Bands

Prospective Student Contact Info

We want to be proactive in getting in touch with you, our prospective LASA Band students! Please fill out THIS Google form to give us your name and contact info. We’ll use this to keep in touch.

Auditions

Placement Auditions for incoming students will be held at LASA HS on Saturday, May 7th from 8:30am-3:30pm. The auditions will help us place students into the correct band class. All you need to do is put “BAND 1” as your 1st elective choice. The audition music is available on the website.

Spring Camp (ALL Incoming and Returning Students)

We will be holding our Spring Camps on Thursday, April 21, Friday, April  22, and Saturday, April 23, 2022. Thursday and Friday will be from 4:30-6:30pm at LASA HS (meet in the band hall.) Saturday will be from 9:00am-12:00pm. All new and returning members are asked to attend. We will be following UIL and AISD COVID-safety protocols. We will play get-to-know-each-other games, learn new songs and pieces, and begin working on our music for the fall semester. Wear shorts, t-shirt, and tennis shoes, and bring your own snacks and water bottle.

Colorguard

Special invitation to those who are not in band, but are looking for a very active group to join at your new school: we invite you to consider joining the award winning and exciting LASA Colorguard.  The colorguard is the dance, flag, sabre, and rifle section of the band. Members of the marching band (including colorguard) receive P.E. credit during the fall semester. To discover more about Colorguard, visit our website or email Mr. Landy Roberson at roberson.wyatt@gmail.com.

Summer Band Camp

ATTENDANCE REQUIRED. Times/Dates are Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM, until school begins in August

  • Monday, July 18 – Friday, July 22 – all Percussion and Color Guard members
  • Monday, July 25 – Friday, July 29 – all Brass and Woodwind members
    • Camp continues for Percussion and Color Guard

Jazz Band

Interested in being a part of the jazz band? Contact Mr. Ponder East at ponder.east@austinisd.org.

Percussionists

Email Mr. Seth Lampert at slampert07@gmail.com with questions.

Directors