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


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Reminder to enter your Montclair food choices (sandwich and Olive Garden entree) by 3:15 on Wednesday.  http://goo.gl/forms/gNaCnK3tMa




This weekend:

 

Saturday, October 25, 2014

 

Rehearsal from 8am to 10:30am

  • Final rehearsal before North Jersey Band Festival at Montclair State University
  • School will be CLOSED on Saturday morning due to ACT testing.  Bring your instrument home on Friday after school.
  • Report to LOWER field with instruments.
  • Do not wear your uniform or marching band shoes to rehearsal
  • Only bring your uniform in its garment bag to rehearsal if ABSOLUTELY necessary.  Try to go home for lunch to get dressed. Students bringing uniforms to rehearsal will need to hang them on the fence.
  • The school building will not be open to eat lunch.  If you remain on campus for lunch, you must eat outside.

Football Game at Teaneck HS

  • Report to BHS parking lot after lunch break at 11:30am in full uniform.  
  • We will perform at Teaneck HS before the game at 12:30pm.
  • Anticipated return to BHS is 4pm
Sunday, October 26, 2014

North Jersey Band Festival at Montclair State
  • Report time is 12pm in full uniform to main field for warm-up and run-thru
  • Please eat a full breakfast before arriving and bring a bag lunch.
  • After run-thru, we will load equipment and return to the band room for the pre-show meeting and lunch.
  • Buses will depart by 2:30pm.  Please be sure to use the restrooms before boarding.
  • Small sandwiches, provided by the Friends of Music, will be eaten on the buses.
  • Our performance time at the festival is around 6pm.
  • Following the massed band finale, we will load and depart for the Olive Garden.
  • Please bring $20 cash for your meal.
  • Our estimated return to BHS is 10:30pm.  We will quickly debrief and then be dismissed.
  • All students MUST be in school on Monday morning.  Celebrating our anticipated festival success with a group meal is contingent upon all students being in school on Monday.  Please don't ruin this tradition.
Tickets ($8) available on Charms store.  Students selling 6 or more tickets receive free dinner after festival at restaurant.  Our school has a quota of 2 tickets per student in order to participate, however we ALWAYS are the top selling school.  Please do your part.  The last opportunity to purchase tickets and receive credit is after the debriefing on Saturday.
 
The graduating classes will be sent to eat at the Olive Garden in order of highest AVERAGE ticket sales (tickets sold per class/number of members in class).
 

Upcoming rehearsals:

 

Monday, October 20, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm

  • Check HWNow and Remind texts to confirm rehearsal location.
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:

 

Friday, October 31 at Clifton HS - Football Game

 

Saturday, November 1 at MetLife Stadium - Yamaha Cup

 

Resources:


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


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

This weekend:

 

Saturday, October 25, 2014

 

Rehearsal from 8am to 10:30am

  • Final rehearsal before North Jersey Band Festival at Montclair State University
  • School will be CLOSED on Saturday morning due to ACT testing.  Bring your instrument home on Friday after school.
  • Report to LOWER field with instruments.
  • Do not wear your uniform or marching band shoes to rehearsal
  • Only bring your uniform in its garment bag to rehearsal if ABSOLUTELY necessary.  Try to go home for lunch to get dressed. Students bringing uniforms to rehearsal will need to hang them on the fence.
  • The school building will not be open to eat lunch.  If you remain on campus for lunch, you must eat outside.

Football Game at Teaneck HS

  • Report to BHS parking lot after lunch break at 11:30am in full uniform.  
  • We will perform at Teaneck HS before the game at 12:30pm.
  • Anticipated return to BHS is 4pm
Sunday, October 26, 2014

North Jersey Band Festival at Montclair State
  • Report time is 12pm in full uniform to main field for warm-up and run-thru
  • Please eat a full breakfast before arriving and bring a bag lunch.
  • After run-thru, we will load equipment and return to the band room for the pre-show meeting and lunch.
  • Buses will depart by 2:30pm.  Please be sure to use the restrooms before boarding.
  • Small sandwiches, provided by the Friends of Music, will be eaten on the buses.
  • Our performance time at the festival is around 6pm.
  • Following the massed band finale, we will load and depart for the Olive Garden.
  • Please bring $20 cash for your meal.
  • Our estimated return to BHS is 10:30pm.  We will quickly debrief and then be dismissed.
  • All students MUST be in school on Monday morning.  Celebrating our anticipated festival success with a group meal is contingent upon all students being in school on Monday.  Please don't ruin this tradition.
Tickets ($8) available on Charms store.  Students selling 6 or more tickets receive free dinner after festival at restaurant.  Our school has a quota of 2 tickets per student in order to participate, however we ALWAYS are the top selling school.  Please do your part.  The last opportunity to purchase tickets and receive credit is after the debriefing on Saturday.
 
The graduating classes will be sent to eat at the Olive Garden in order of highest AVERAGE ticket sales (tickets sold per class/number of members in class).
 

Upcoming rehearsals:

 

Monday, October 20, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm

  • Check HWNow and Remind texts to confirm rehearsal location.
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:

 

Friday, October 31 at Clifton HS - Football Game

 

Saturday, November 1 at MetLife Stadium - Yamaha Cup

 

Resources:


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


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

This weekend:

 

Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 8am to 11am

  • Final rehearsal before Homecoming and NJMEA Festival at Wayne Hills

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - Homecoming Game and NJMEA Festival at Wayne Hills

  • Report to BHS after lunch break at 12pm in full uniform.  
  • Bring a bag dinner to eat after game on the bus to Wayne Hills.
  • Our performance time is 7:15pm.
  • Food will be available for purchase after our performance (not before).
  • Anticipated return to BHS is 11pm

Upcoming rehearsals:

 

Monday, October 20, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm

  • Check HWNow and Remind texts to confirm rehearsal location.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 3:15pm to 6:00pm
  • Report to BHS field - Attendance block by 3:15pm SHARP
  • This is NOT the day to see teachers for extra help.  Choose any other day or lunch.
Upcoming performances:

 

Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 4:30pm - North Jersey Band Festival at Montclair State

 

Tickets ($8) available on Charms store.  Students selling 6 or more tickets receive free dinner after festival at restaurant.

 

Resources:


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


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Home Show Information:


Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 12pm to 5pm

  • Report time is 10:30am in full uniform with instruments in attendance block
  • We will warm-up and rehearse briefly before the show
  • Food will be available for purchase at the snack stand.  You may also bring a sandwich.
  • Our performance time is 4:20pm.
  • After awards, there will be a short debriefing in the auditorium prior to dismissal.
  • Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens.  Invite your family!

Upcoming rehearsals:

 

Monday, October 13, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm

  • Check HWNow and Remind texts for rehearsal location.  Weather is iffy.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 3:15pm to 6:00pm
  • Report to BHS field - Attendance block by 3:15pm SHARP
  • This is NOT the day to see teachers for extra help.  Choose any other day or lunch.

Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 8am to 11am

  • Final rehearsal before Homecoming and NJMEA Festival at Wayne Hills

Upcoming performances:


Saturday, October 18, 2014 - NJMEA Festival at Wayne Hills

  • Report to BHS after lunch break at 12pm in full uniform.  
  • Bring a bag dinner to eat after game on the bus to Wayne Hills.
  • Our performance time is 7:15pm.
  • Food will be available for purchase after our performance (not before).
  • Anticipated return to BHS is 11pm.

Resources:


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


 

2014-15 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Home Show Information:


Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 12pm to 5pm

  • Report time is 10:30am in full uniform with instruments in attendance block
  • We will warm-up and rehearse briefly before the show
  • Food will be available for purchase at the snack stand.  You may also bring a sandwich.
  • Our performance time is 4:20pm.
  • After awards, there will be a short debriefing in the auditorium prior to dismissal.
  • Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and senior citizens.  Invite your family!

Upcoming rehearsals:

 

Monday, October 13, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm

  • Check HWNow and Remind texts for rehearsal location.  Weather is iffy.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 3:15pm to 6:00pm
  • Report to BHS field - Attendance block by 3:15pm SHARP
  • This is NOT the day to see teachers for extra help.  Choose any other day or lunch.

Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 8am to 11am

  • Final rehearsal before Homecoming and NJMEA Festival at Wayne Hills

Upcoming performances:


Sunday, October 18, 2014 - NJMEA Festival at Wayne Hills

  • Report to BHS after lunch break at 12pm in full uniform.  
  • Bring a bag dinner to eat after game on the bus to Wayne Hills.
  • Our performance time is 7:15pm.
  • Food will be available for purchase after our performance (not before).
  • Anticipated return to BHS is 11pm.

Resources:


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


 

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