I will need to know at least a week ahead of time who all is coming so I can get you in free and also make sure I have an instrument for you if you are a percussionist/low brass/mellophone.
The tentative schedule is:
5:00pm FMB rehearses for homecoming at Harmony
5:30pm Alumni Band music rehearsal at Harmony
5:45pm Combined bands rehearsal at Harmony
6:15pm Students dress for pre-game
6:50pm FMB/Alumni Band perform pre-game
7:00pm Game starts
9:30pm Game over
*Music will be mailed or emailed to you. The Alumni Band will play The Victors, Alma Mater, Star Spangled Banner, and Seven Nation Army with the FMB at pre-game.
*Uniform for the night will be blue jeans and red tshirt, shirt, jacket, or sweatshirt on top. Feel free to break out your vintage FMB sh…
9:15am - School is open
9:30am - Rehearse at Harmony
10:15 - Load
10:45 - Depart
12noon - Arrive CWHS
12:45 - Warm Up
1:45 - Perform
4:00 - Awards
5:30 - Arrive FHS
Band members who are running cross country in the morning are excused from rehearsal, but need to meet us no later than 12:30pm at bus/trailer to prepare for our performance.
Pit/Scenery crew should meet us at the buses at 12noon when we arrive to get stamped and set up.
The contest starts at 12noon. There are two AA and two A bands performing before us.
We will use full props and visuals.
Wear your band T-shirt under your uniform. Come prepared with casual clothes and blankets/coats to stay cozy 2-4pm.
Seize this moment and do your best!