Music Pick-Up, Sectionals and Camp Dates

Music Pick-up and Sectionals

Tuesday, June 13th (Pick-up and Sectional)

  • Woodwinds – 2 pm to 4 pm
  • Percussion – 2 pm to 5 pm
  • Brass – 4pm to 6 pm

** ALL members MUST attend at their scheduled time with ALL music. This includes pre-game, half-time and stands music.**

Section leaders will also schedule 3 additional practices with their respective groups.

 

Tuesday, July 18th (Sectional)

  • Woodwinds – 2 pm to 4 pm
  • Percussion – 2 pm to 5 pm
  • Brass – 4pm to 6 pm

** ALL members MUST attend at their scheduled time with ALL music. This includes pre-game, half-time and stands music.**


Rookie Camp

Thursday, July 27th

Rookie camp will be held on July 27th, 2017 at the Freedom Area High School from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. All new band members are required to attend. All 7th, 8th, AND 9th Graders as well as Drum Line, Section Leaders and Drum Majors should attend!

This orientation will help you to learn how to march for parades and on the field, along with everything else you are expected to learn to become a successful part of the “Big Red” band. Please bring a drink and sunscreen as we will be outside.

Please bring a packed lunch.

NOTE: Students should wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes. They should also bring paper and pen/pencils to jot down notes.

  • 8:30 am to 12:30 pm

Band Camp

July 31st — August 3rd (no Friday camp)    8:30 am to 4 pm daily

August 7th — August 10th (no Friday camp) 8:30 to 4 pm daily

ALL Band members must attend.

More information will be available in the coming weeks about Band Camp, including the information packets.


Kennywood – Sunday, August 13th