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- CommUNITY Band Rehearsal in UHS Band Room:  Wednesday, June 21, 6-7:30pm

- Dine to Donate at Scotty's Brewhouse - Saturday, July 22, 5-9pm.  Click HERE


- HS Musical - Footloose.  Video & Photo  Highlights - click HERE

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Benefits of Music Education

TED-Ed Video “How playing an instrument benefits your brain” - click here


MLive Website article “The best extracurricular activity at many high schools is band, particularly marching band” - click here


New article: “This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain on Music” - click here

 

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  (Fine Arts and Unit 7)​​

Surreal Sound Summer Rehearsals 
​      JUNE: 26 & 27, 1-4pm (Choir Room)
      JUNE 12 Recording at Perennial Sound Studio, time TBA
      JULY: 10 & 11, 1-4pm, 31st 11am-4pm
         (all three in Choir Room)
       AUGUST: 14, 15, 28 & 29, 3-5pm (Choir Room)

Marching Band Music Summer Rehearsals 
​     Wednesday, June 14, 5-9pm
     Wednesday, July 12, 5-9pm
     Percussion only from 5-7, all band from 7-9pm
     Tentative 7/27 depending on proficiency from the two previous rehearsals

 

Community Band in Tolono Fun Days Parade
​      Saturday, June 24th, morning
      Joe & Geoff Boise have volunteered to be co-directors.  Band will play on flatbed truck during parade.  Unity students, parents, alums and community musicians are invited to participate.  If interested send email to be added to communication list.  Timing details: line up at East Side Park at 10am, steps off at 11am and will last about an hour.  30 minute concert at West Side Park starts about 12:30pm for those available.
     Rehearsals in UHS Band Room:
          Wednesday, June 21st, 6-7:30pm


Tolono Fun Days - volunteer needs
     Saturday. June 24th
     12-4pm, West Side Park
     Volunteers needed to offer shuttle rides between East Side and West Side Parks..
     Online Volunteer Sheet - click HERE

Summer Music Boosters Meeting
     Tuesday, July 18, 7pm
     Location TBD

Dine to Donate Fundraiser
     Saturday, July 22, 5-9pm
     Scotty's Brewhouse, Champaign
​     Must bring event flyer for 10% of sale to be donated to Unity Music.  For flyer - click HERE


Unity In-House Show Choir Camp
     July 24 - 29, 10 - 4pm each day
     Saturday, July 29th performance
     Info and Registration Form - click HERE
    Registration Forms & Deposit due June 1st

     **Some of music learned during camp will be used in Fall Showcase.

Marching Band Camp
     July 31 - August 4, 8:30am - 3:30pm
     $10 fee to cover music and camp expenses.  Information flyer - click HERE

Unity Music Boosters support general music and music groups at all Unit 7 schools as well as extra-curricular music activities as requested by the Directors.

Groups Supported

To Support Music Education in Unit 7

Studies show that students who participate in music:

     • have better math and verbal skills

     • are less disruptive in school
​     • have the lowest lifetime rate for substance abuse

The Unity Music Boosters is a group of individuals who meet regularly to support music in Unit 7 schools. **If you have a student in a Unity instrumental or choral group, you are already a member.

How can you become involved?
     • Attend Monthly Booster Meetings
     • Become an officer
     • Support our fundraisers
     • Attend performances at Unit 7 schools
​     • Volunteer


Our Purpose