2013-14 Marching Band Announcements Updated

 

Schedule for Week of October 28, 2013


Back to regular period 5 Marching Band Schedule - Monday, Wednesday, Friday

 

Wednesday Priority Rehearsal - 10/30 from 3:15pm to 6pm.

 

Uniform fittings for new band uniforms on 10/30 - Period 5, 6 and after school




Saturday, 11/2 - Home Football vs. Northern Highlands - Senior Recognition

 

-No rehearsal due to SAT testing

-Arrive at 1:00pm in full uniform.  Wait outside gym doors until all clear from SATs.

-Do not go to the front of the building.

-Warm-up/Rehearsal until 2:00pm.  Line up in pregame twos after rehearsal.

-Halftime performance time is 3:45pm (approx).  Band senior recognition at halftime.

-Dismissal is 5:30pm (approx)

 


Sunday, 11/3 - Bloomfield Invitational Festival - Foley Field, Bloomfield, NJ

DAYLIGHT SAVINGS ENDS - CLOCKS TURN BACK

-Report at 12:00pm in full uniform to main field
-Warmup/Rehearsal until 1:00pm
-Load equipment and buses and depart at 1:30pm
-Performance time is 4:15pm
-Anticipated return is 6:00pm
 

Upcoming events:
 
Cheesecake Pickup - 11/4/13 at 3pm in the Front Cafeteria
 
Band Breakfast - 11/9/13 at 8am
 
Away Football vs. Passaic Valley - 11/9/13 at 1pm
 
USBands National Championships at MetLife Stadium - 11/9/13 
 
Consolation/Playoff Game - Weekend of 11/15-16
 
Band Dinner - Clinton Inn Hotel - 12/3/13 at 6pm

 

Click on the links below for recordings of the 2013-2014 field show "True to the Corps":


Rocky Point Holiday

 

In the Stone

 

Trooper Salute

2013-14 Marching Band Announcements Updated

UPDATE 10/25/13: Rehearsal start moved to 9am tomorrow. Enjoy some extra rest!


Congratulations on great performances at NJMEA and Montclair!



Schedule for Week of October 21, 2013


Back to regular period 5 Marching Band Schedule - Monday, Wednesday, Friday

 

Wednesday Priority Rehearsal - 10/23 from 3:15pm to 6pm.

 




Saturday, 10/26 - Rehearsal and Home Football vs. West Milford

 

-Rehearsal from 9am to 11:15am

-Load/Change into uniforms from 11:15am to 12:15pm

-Line up in pregame twos at 12:15pm.  Watch West Milford band from the track.

-Halftime performance time is 2:15pm (approx)

-Dismissal is 4pm (approx)

 


Sunday, 10/27 - No band today - First day off in 20 days!!!!


Upcoming events:
Home Football vs. Northern Highlands - 11/2/13 (Senior Recognition)
Bloomfield Invitational - 11/3/13
Away Football vs. Passaic Valley - 11/9/13
USBands National Championships at MetLife Stadium - 11/9/13
 

 

Click on the links below for recordings of the 2013-2014 field show "True to the Corps":


Rocky Point Holiday

 

In the Stone

 

Trooper Salute

2013-14 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Congratulations on great performances at NJMEA and Montclair!



Schedule for Week of October 21, 2013


Back to regular period 5 Marching Band Schedule - Monday, Wednesday, Friday

 

Wednesday Priority Rehearsal - 10/23 from 3:15pm to 6pm.

 




Saturday, 10/26 - Rehearsal and Home Football vs. West Milford

 

-Rehearsal from 8am to 11:15am

-Load/Change into uniforms from 11:15am to 12:15pm

-Line up in pregame twos at 12:15pm.  Watch West Milford band from the track.

-Halftime performance time is 2:15pm (approx)

-Dismissal is 4pm (approx)

 


Sunday, 10/27 - No band today - First day off in 20 days!!!!


Upcoming events:
Home Football vs. Northern Highlands - 11/2/13 (Senior Recognition)
Bloomfield Invitational - 11/3/13
Away Football vs. Passaic Valley - 11/9/13
USBands National Championships at MetLife Stadium - 11/9/13
 

 

Click on the links below for recordings of the 2013-2014 field show "True to the Corps":


Rocky Point Holiday

 

In the Stone

 

Trooper Salute

2013-14 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Montclair Sandwich/Red Robin Food Order


Please follow this link and place order no later than 10pm this evening.



Schedule for Week of October 14, 2013


SPIRIT WEEK - Period 5 rehearsals - ALL DAYS THIS WEEK

 

Wednesday Priority Rehearsal - 10/6 from 3:15pm to 6pm.

 


Friday, 10/18 - Away Football vs. Lakeland - PEP BAND ONLY

 

Report time is 4:30pm in full uniform for loading.  We will depart at 5pm sharp.  Estimated return is 10:30pm.

 


Saturday, 10/19 - Rehearsal and NJMEA Festival at Wayne Hills

 

-Rehearsal from 12pm to 3pm - Eat a good breakfast AND lunch before arriving

-Load/Change into uniforms/Snack break from 3pm to 4pm

-Depart for Wayne Hills at 4pm

-Arrive at Wayne Hills and watch first half of show

-At intermission, leave stands for warmup.

-Performance time is 9:30pm

-Awards is 10:15pm

-Estimated return to BHS is 12am


Sunday, 10/20 - North Jersey Band Festival at Montclair State

 

-Eat a good, full breakfast

-Report at 11:15am in full uniform to main field.

-Warm-up and full run-thru on the main field at 11:30am

-Load instruments and go to band room for pre-Montclair events at 12:00pm

-Depart for Montclair at 3pm SHARP.  You may bring a bag lunch and drinks.

-Arrive at Montclair.  Watch bands. Eat sandwich in the stands.

-Estimated performance time is 7:30pm.  Parents should arrive early for good parking and seats.

-Following massed band finale, go to Red Robin for dinner.

-Estimated return to BHS is 11:00pm

 

Tickets are available for $8 on Charms. Please encourage your family, friends, and teachers to attend. All students must purchase 2 tickets to participate.  Students purchasing 5 or more tickets will eat free at Red Robin.  Grades (frosh, soph, junior, senior) will be sent in to order based on their average ticket sales as of Saturday at noon.



Upcoming events:
Home Football vs. West Milford - 10/27/13
 

 

Click on the links below for recordings of the 2013-2014 field show "True to the Corps":


Rocky Point Holiday

 

In the Stone

 

Trooper Salute

2013-14 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Schedule for Week of October 7, 2013


Monday, 10/7, Wednesday, 10/9 and Friday, 10/11 - Period 5 rehearsals

 

Wednesday Priority Rehearsal - 10/9 from 3:15pm to 6pm.  Quiz on "America the Beautiful"

 


Saturday, 10/12 - Home Football vs. Tenafly - HOMECOMING and EIGHTH GRADE BAND DAY

  • Rehearsal from 8am to 11:15am
  • Lunch break from 11:15am to 12:15pm
  • Report to auditorium at 12:15pm in full uniform for annoucements
  • Line-up for pregame at 12:30pm.  Eighth grade band and alumni will be interspersed.
  • Kickoff is 1:00pm
  • Estimated dismissal is 4:00pm.

Sunday, 10/13 - USSBA Bergen County Invitational Home Show
  • Report at 11:15am in full uniform to main field.
  • Warm-up and full run-thru on the main field at 11:30am
  • In the bleachers for show at 12:15pm.
  • Show begins at 12:30pm with RWB Eighth Grade Band playing the National Anthem.
  • After Rutgers University performance, visual warm-up on lower field
  • Move to front of the school for music warm-up and tuning.
  • Scheduled performance time is 3:50pm.
  • After awards ceremony, report to auditorium for debriefing and dismissal.
  • Estimated dismissal is 5:00pm.
Tickets are available for $10 (adults) and $5 (students/senior citizens) at the gate.  Please encourage your family, friends, and teachers to attend.  Parent volunteers to help work the event are also needed.



Upcoming events:
NJMEA State Festival at Wayne Hills - 10/19/13
Tickets available at the event
 
North Jersey Band Festival at Montclair - 10/20/13
Tickets available on Charms in the Online Store.  All students MUST purchase 2 tickets in order to participate.  Students purchasing 5 or more tickets will eat free after the show.
 

 

Click on the links below for recordings of the 2013-2014 field show "True to the Corps":


Rocky Point Holiday

 

In the Stone

 

Trooper Salute

2013-14 Marching Band Announcements Updated

Schedule for Week of September 30, 2013


Monday, 9/30, Wednesday, 10/2 and Friday, 10/4 - Period 5 rehearsals

 

Wednesday Priority Rehearsal - 10/2 from 3:15pm to 6pm

 

Saturday, 10/5 - Home Football vs. Indian Hills

  • No morning rehearsal due to SAT testing
  • Report to BHS at 1:00pm in full uniform.  
  • Wait outside gym doors until testing is finished.  
  • Do not congregate in the front of the school.
  • Kickoff is 2:30pm
  • Dismissal at 5:30pm (approximate)
Upcoming events:
Homecoming - 10/12/13
USSBA Home Show - 10/13/13
 

 

Click on the links below for recordings of the 2013-2014 field show "True to the Corps":


Rocky Point Holiday

 

In the Stone

 

Trooper Salute