2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Bergenfield Memorial Day Parade - Monday, May 25

  • Report time is 1pm to West Englewood Avenue and Washington Avenue (Bergenfield Pizza)
  • Wear band/guard t-shirt under full uniform
  • Parade music will be Washington & Lee and Rule, Britannia (full show version)
  • Drink plenty of water in days leading up to parade
  • Parade will end at Boro Hall (Merritt Avenue and Washington Avenue)

Parade rehearsals:

  • Monday, May 18 to Wednesday, May 20 - Sectional rehearsals (mininum of 1 rehearsal per section)
  • Thursday, May 21 - 7:15am full ensemble rehearsal in auditorium (no Color Guard)
  • Friday, May 22 - 7:15am full ensemble rehearsal in auditorium

 

2015-16 Bergenfield High School Marching Band:

 

Color Guard Meeting for new and returning members

  • Monday, May 18 at 3:15pm

Show Announcement!!!! and Pre-Season Meeting

  • Wednesday, May 27 from 3-3:30pm in BHS Auditorium

Band Leadership Training Sessions:

  • Wednesday, May 20 from 3-4pm
  • Wednesday, May 27 from 3:30-5:30pm
  • Wednesday, June 3 from 3-5pm
  • Wednesday, June 10 from 3-5pm

Officer Auditions:

  • Wednesday, June 17 starting at 1pm

Pre Band Camp for Brass and Woodwinds

  • Wednesday, June 24 and Thursday, June 25 from 4-9pm

New Member Orientation

  • Friday, August 7 from 8am-12pm

Band Camp

  • Monday, August 10 to Friday, August 14 from 8am to 5pm
  • Saturday, August 15 from 8am to 12pm followed by Boil-A-Que performance

Post Band Camp Summer Rehearsals

  • Wednesday, August 19 and 26 from 6-8pm
  • Wednesday, September 2 from 3:15-6pm

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Upcoming Events:

 

Pep Band at Tournament of Champions

Pine Belt Arena - Toms River, NJ

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Game Time is 5:30PM

 

Click for Pep Band Roster for TOC.pdf

  • We needed to maintain balanced instrumentation.
  • Alternates may still attend game on regular BHS fan buses with signed permission form.
  • If selected students cannot participate, please contact Mr. Timmons via email immediately so that alternates can be notified that they are playing.
  • Pep band uniform will be 2014-15 Band T-shirts and jeans.
  • We will meet immediately at 2:55pm to load buses and depart by 3:00pm SHARP!
  • Transportation will be via charter bus.
  • Please bring a bag dinner or money for food.
  • Our anticipated return time is approximately 9pm.

Bergenfield Memorial Day Parade - Monday, May 25

  • Details to follow

Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Upcoming Events:

 

Pep Band at State Basketball Finals at Rutgers Athletic Center - Sunday, March 15, 2015

 

Click for Pep Band Roster for State Basketball Final at Rutgers University.pdf

  • We were limited to 40 players and a balanced instrumentation.
  • Alternates may still attend game on regular BHS fan buses with signed permission form.
  • If selected students cannot participate, please contact Mr. Timmons via email immediately so that alternates can be notified that they are playing.
  • Pep band uniform will be 2014-15 Band T-shirts and jeans.
  • We will meet immediately after the parade at BHS to rehearse briefly in the band room.  Please arrive no later than 3:45pm!
  • Transportation will be via charter bus.
  • Please bring a bag dinner or money for food.
  • Our anticipated return time is approximately 10pm.

 

Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade - Sunday, March 15, 2015

  • Report time is 1pm to the corner of North Street and S. Washington Avenue.
  • Wear full uniform.  Do not bring cases.

Bergenfield Memorial Day Parade - Monday, May 25

  • Details to follow

Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Upcoming Events:

 

Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade - Sunday, March 15, 2015

  • Report time is 1pm to the corner of North Street and S. Washington Avenue.
  • Wear full uniform.  Do not bring cases.
  • Rehearsals for the parade will be held on Wednesday, March 4 and 11 from 3:00-4:00PM
  • Music (Garry Owen March) is available for download and printing on Charms.  Please come to rehearsals with the music reviewed and memorized.
  • Trailer will be loaded with percussion, tubas, baritone sax and flags on Friday, March 13 at 3:00PM.

Bergenfield Memorial Day Parade - Monday, May 25

  • Details to follow

Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Upcoming Events:

 

Bergen County St. Patrick's Day Parade - Sunday, March 15, 2015

  • Report time is 1pm to the corner of North Street and S. Washington Avenue.
  • Wear full uniform.  Do not bring cases.
  • Rehearsals for the parade will be held on Wednesday, March 4 and 11 from 3:00-4:00PM
  • Music (Garry Owen March) is available for download and printing on Charms.  Please come to rehearsals with the music reviewed and memorized.
  • Trailer will be loaded with percussion, tubas, baritone sax and flags on Friday, March 6 at 3:00PM.

Bergenfield Memorial Day Parade - Monday, May 25

  • Details to follow

Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

This week:

 

Tuesday, November 25 - Fall Concert

 

Report to Main Gym at 7:15am for morning run-thru

 

For concert, report at time assigned for your concert band. 

CG - follow Mr. DeLucia's instructions.

Non-concert band instrumentalists - report to band room at 6:30pm.

Attire is band uniform, minus busby/beret and gloves. 

 

Upcoming events:

Monday, December 1 - Band Dinner at Clinton Inn Hotel


Resources:


Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

This week:

 

Monday, November 10, 2014 from 3pm to 5pm

  • Cheesecake fundraiser pickup in the front cafeteria

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Veteran's Day Ceremony/Elementary Band Demonstration

  • Bring uniform before school and store on uniform racks
  • Seniors may get dressed at home during lunch (optional)
  • Band members will not attend classes after lunch.  See teachers for missed work.
  • Report time will be 12:30 on main field for warm-up and run-thru

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 3:15pm to 4:30pm

  • Short rehearsal to review for Saturday's playoff game, plus seniorless run-thru
  • This is NOT the day to see teachers for extra help.  Choose any other day or lunch.
Saturday, November 15, 2014

Football @ Ramapo HS (Playoff Quarterfinals)

  • Game time is 1:00pm
  • BHSMB will perform prior to the game at 12:30pm
  • Report time is 10am in full uniform to main field for warm-up and run-thru
  • Bring a bag lunch

Upcoming events:

Wednesday, November 19 - Priority rehearsal (if season continues)

Friday, November 21 or Saturday, November 22 (Football semifinals - TBA)

Monday, December 1 - Band Dinner at Clinton Inn Hotel

Wednesday, December 3 - Priority rehearsal (if season continues)

Saturday, December 6 - (Football championships - TBA)


Resources:


Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

This weekend:

 

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Football vs. Old Tappan (Senior Recognition).

  • Game time is 2:15pm
  • Report time is 12pm in full uniform.
  • Report to lower field for warm-up and run-thru.
  • Building will be closed until after SATs are finished.

Upcoming performances:

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 from 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Veteran's Day Ceremony/Elementary Band Demonstration

  • Bring uniform before school and store on uniform racks
  • Seniors may get dressed at home during lunch (optional)
  • Band members will not attend classes after lunch.  See teachers for missed work.
  • Report time will be 12:30 on main field for warm-up and run-thru

Weekend of November 15-16 - Playoff football game

More information available on Monday


Upcoming rehearsals:


Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 3:15pm to 4:30pm

  • This is NOT the day to see teachers for extra help.  Choose any other day or lunch.

Resources:


Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

This weekend:

 

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Yamaha Cup at MetLife Stadium
  • Report time for the performance is 6PM in full uniform in the back parking lot.
  • Layer your clothes appropriately for the cold, wet weather.  Raincoats will be provided.
  • Bring $ for food, or bring food in a clear plastic bag.
  • Upon arrival at MetLife, we will enter the stadium to watch bands.
  • Our performance time is 11:56pm!!!  We are the final band for a show that begins at 8am!
  • Following our performance, we will receive our award and load for departure.
  • Estimated return to BHS is 1am.  
Tickets to MetLife are available on Charms store until 4pm. 
 

Upcoming rehearsals:


No rehearsal on Monday, November 3

 
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 from 3:15pm to 5:00pm
  • This is NOT the day to see teachers for extra help.  Choose any other day or lunch.
Upcoming performances:

 

Saturday, November 8 - Football vs. Old Tappan (Senior Recognition).

  • Game time is 2:30pm
  • Report time is 1pm in full uniform

Resources:


Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

This weekend:

 

Friday, October 31, 2014

 

Football Game at Clifton HS

  • Report to auditorium at 4:30pm in full uniform.
  • You may bring in your uniform in the morning or go home to change after school.
  • Please bring a bag dinner or eat something before coming.
  • You will be able to go to the snack stand at Clifton HS after we perform.
  • We will perform before the game at 6:30pm.
  • Anticipated return to BHS is 10pm.
Saturday, November 1, 2014

Yamaha Cup at MetLife Stadium
  • Report time is 9am in band t-shirts and jeans/casual pants for Band Breakfast
  • After breakfast we will rehearse from 10:30am to 12:30pm and then load equipment.
  • Students will be dismissed to go home and rest for the evening performance.
  • Based on the weather forecast, we will report to BHS sometime between 5pm and 8pm in full uniform to go to MetLife.  The time will be determined later in the week.
  • Upon arrival at MetLife, we will either enter the stadium to watch bands or report directly to warmups.
  • Our performance time is 11:56pm!!!  We are the final band for a show that begins at 8am!
  • Following our performance, we will receive our award and load for departure.
  • Estimated return to BHS is 1am.  
Tickets to MetLife are available on Charms store. 
 

Upcoming rehearsals:

 

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 3:15pm to 6:00pm
  • Report to auditorium at 3:15pm for instructions.
  • This is NOT the day to see teachers for extra help.  Choose any other day or lunch.
Upcoming performances:

 

Saturday, November 8 - Football vs. Old Tappan (Senior Recognition).

 

Resources:


Click here for a copy of the 2014-15 Band Letter


 

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