Marching Band Weekly Update 8/15/2016


13909076_1067152666711669_1281915289062213131_oParents & Students:

Special thanks to the students who performed at the football auction on Saturday Night!  Thank you and Great Job!

Here is this weeks schedule for marching band!

MONDAY 8/15: Purple Day – Jazz & Guard Campus Band & Freshmen Band 4th Block Brass

TUESDAY 8/16:  Black Day – Marching BandWear Band Shoes for class – 4th Freshmen WW’s

  • Tuesday Class – Learn Part 3 Drill and review Pregame Drill – Front Ensemble Sectional
  • Tuesday Night Rehearsal:  ALL STUDENTS including front ensemble meet at Preston Field at 6:00 p.m. with PARADE INSTRUMENTS.  Informal Uniform – Show Shirt, Black Shorts and Band Shoes.  No Front Ensemble PHS rehearsal – only stadium
  • Tuesday Night:  6:00 Music Sectionals WW’s, BR, Percussion – Land Of 1000 & Show Music Part 1, 2 and 3
  • Tuesday Night:  6:30 – Pregame with Dance Team, Twirlers & Cheerleaders
  • Tuesday Night:  7:00 – Parade Marching – 7:15 – Part 1, 2 & 3
  • Tuesday Night:  8:45 – Dismiss

WEDNESDAY 8/17:  Purple Day – Jazz & Guard Campus Band & Freshmen Band 4th Block Brass

THURSDAY 8/18:  Black Day – Learn Part 3 Drill with music and review Pregame Drill with Front Ensemble.  Parade Marching & Review Part 1 & 2.

FRIDAY 8/19:  Purple Day – Jazz & Guard Campus Band & Freshmen Band 4th Block Brass
ASSEMBLY – FULL MARCHING BAND WEAR YOUR INFORMAL UNIFORM – Perform Fight Song, Cadences, Land of 1000 and Shut Up and Dance in ASSEMBLY

FRIDAY GAME DAY – No Truck

  • Parents who volunteer MUST be on the volunteer list for games in order to get in FREE.  You may ONLY enter the Northeast Visitor gate for FREE Admission.
  • 6:00 p.m. – Meet at stadium in Informal Uniform behind band bleachers in the north end-zone near Park Hill High School.  Please enter from Northeast Visitor Gate.  Cases should be lined up in instrument order behind bleachers.
  • 6:45 p.m. – Pregame – National Anthem, Land of a Thousand Dances & Fight Song
  • 7:00 p.m. – Kick-Off – Pep Band in stands – Students dismissed at end of half-time except for Band Council Pep Band with Battery Percussion.
  • 8:00 p.m. -Pregame Routine at Half-time – Land of a Thousand Dances in National Anthem Block & substitute Shut Up & Dance with Dance Team instead of Land Of a Thousand (pregame block) then Fight Song.
  • Third Quarter – Break
  • Fourth Quarter – Band Council Pep Band
  • 9:15 p.m.  – Game Ends

SATURDAY 8/20:  PARKVILLE DAYS PARADE

  • 8:15 a.m. – Report time at PHS in band room in informal band uniform
  • 8:45 a.m. – Bus Departs for Sonic at Hwy 9 and NW 64th Street.
  • 9:00 a.m. – Warm-Up at Parade Site
  • 10:00 a.m. – Parade begins – plays fight song during parade
  • 10:20 a.m. – Downtown Parkville Performance
  • 11:00 a.m. – Return to Park Hill South HS – Parents may take students from parade site however, I must see you to release the student or they will have to return on the buses.

Thanks,

Dr. Miller, Band Director