Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Salem Band Show

The following information was mailed this morning, also scroll down to the next blog entry to find out about the 16th Annual High School Night at Gillette Stadium.


September 20, 2011

Dear Parents, Band Members and Colorguard,

The following is a schedule of events for the day with regarding the Salem Band Show


OCTOBER 8, 2011 - SCHEDULE FOR SALEM BAND SHOW

11:50 a.m. BAND/COLORGUARD MEET IN THE MUSIC ROOM

NOON -3:00 p.m. FIELD REHEARSAL (FINE TUNING)

3:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m. CLEAN UP AND PACK EQUIPMENT

3:20 p.m.-4:00 p.m. PIZZA PARTY & RELAXATION
(Sponsored by FOM)

4:00 p.m. – 4:20 p.m. Band gets dressed in uniforms
Uniform inspection & Load Percussion & Large Instruments in trucks

4:30 p.m. BOARD THE BUSES for Salem

DESTINATION Salem High School - Grant Field

A Salem High School student will be assigned to our band/colorguard to ensure that we can find our seats, the warm-up area, etc. Following our performance, we will pass in review.

The price of admission will be $7.00 for adults, $5.00 for students. Chaperones and staff are free!
The Salem Band Parent Association will have a concession stand - bring money :-)
To close out the evening, participation awards will be presented to the Drum Majors.

All students will be coming back to AHS on the busses. E T A 11:00 p.m.

Final Reminder: This is a scheduled non-district event. THIS will be included as a performance grade- besides this is a GREAT time for everyone and a chance for us to “strut our stuff” along with many other high school marching units.


Please tell all your family and friends to come and support our endeavors!
If you have any questions or concerns please call me at 886-1265 or email gbastien@alvirnehs.org


Musically Yours,



Mr. Gerry Bastien