Please check out some photos from our Homecoming game and our schedule for the Vicksburg Marching Competition in this week’s edition of the Berrien Springs Band News!
HIGH SCHOOL NEWS
Our High School Band did a wonderful job working with our 8th graders and representing the school during our Homecoming Festivities! I am very proud of their work. Well done!This week we have our first competition. It is Saturday, October 8th at Vicksburg High School. You may find the schedule for that competition below. You can also find the schedule here, along with schedules for Niles and Lakeshore. East Kentwood has not sent final information yet.
On Tuesday, we will be wearing our marching band jackets so we can practice with our new sashes for the color changes. HS students – please make sure you wear or bring a t-shirt to wear under the MB jacket.
Schedule for the week:
Monday – No more flip folios/music on the field.
Tuesday – rehearsal 6:30-8:30 w/jackets & sashes
Wednesday – class
Friday – class
Saturday – COMPETITION! Call time is 3pm at BSHS. Please don’t be late. We will do a run through at the school before loading the trailer.
3:00pm: Call time
3:15: Run thru on field
4:00: Load trailer/ wear bibbers
4:30: Load bus
4:45: Leave BSHS
6:15: Arrival @ Vicksburg
Unload trailer, put on jackets/gloves/sashes/hats
Get out instruments
Pit -load instruments on cart
7:30: Move to stadium
8:00: Watch Vicksburg from end zone
8:45 Depart Vicksburg
10:00: Arrival @ BSHS
We are still in need of a lawn tractor to pull our percussion cart. Otherwise, I will need some parent-power to help pull it at the competitions.