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11/18 Band Notes

Band Notes 11/18 - All events from now through Thanksgiving

Some important notes for the week! 

Select members of our group are participating in the ASBDA Concert Band Festival right now (Monday, November 18th)

On Tuesday we have a MEATBALL BLIND TASTE TEST sponsored by the Meriden Food Service Program. The first 50 people to sign up will be a part of this at lunch on Tuesday! Sign-up on via a link being sent out soon! 

We have sectionals on Tuesday from 2:10-2:40 in the department. These are sectionals with your section. Details on what to work on in class. 

 

Power Puff - Thursday of this week! 

This is not a normal football game (for many reasons!) 

No uniforms, no halftime show, and no flags if we play too much! 

We dress casual, play the anthem and play stand tunes.

4:15 Arrival

4:30 Depart

5:00 Game 

6:30 Est. Return to Maloney 

 

CMEA Auditions - Saturday of this week! 

8:00 Arrival/Bus Departure 

8:45 Arrival to Foran High School, Southbury, CT 

Auditions 9:36-12:48

(bring money if you want concessions/snacks, no meals provided)

2:00 Est. Return to Maloney 

 

THANKSGIVING WEEK:

 

There will be NO EVENING REHEARSAL ON MONDAY, NOV. 25

 

Tuesday: 

Rehearsal with Platt Band

8:45 Depart MHS

9:00 Rehearsal

Joint Anthem rehearsal and run-through of field show 

11:00 Est. Departure 

 

Wednesday:

Pep Rally In-school performance event - details TBA

 

Thursday: Thanksgiving Performance 

8:30 Arrival to Maloney 

9:30 Depart Maloney

10:30 Game

Halftime (we are first, Platt second)

No concessions

2:00 Est. Pick-up - Please make sure rides are setup for your band member so they can be picked up as soon as we are done. Students will text you when we are heading back on the busses.