Friday, October 18, 2013

Game Is Still ON !!! October 18

GAME IS STILL ON TONIGHT!!!!  - Don't forget to Bring food for the Food Drive!!!!

Here's the Schedule of events from Mr. B:  

First, I hope the 8th graders had a memorable positive experience last evening. Sorry, I was not able to put the evening to closer as I had the reporter with me for the better part of an hour after everyone had left.
Anyway, this evening will run like this:

 Staging Rooms: Rm 105 -  8th graders
                                 Rm 102 – Colorguard
Music Room: Flip Folders and Entire Band
Uniforms and Hat boxes will be in the Hallway
5:20 p.m. Band  /Colorguard Seniors need to report to the music room for preparation of Senior/Parent pictures in the cafeteria
5:45 p.m.- Senior Band /Colorguard Members will report to the Cafeteria for their Senior/Parent pictures (Dee and I will be facilitating that endeavor)
Rob or Mike should be the “in charge” director for the band/colorguard
6:00-6:15 p.m. Band, Colorguard and Band Members report to their various rooms to prepare for the evening.
6:30 p.m. – Warm ups in the band room  (Everyone)
a)      Breathing 4/8  - Heather Hotham
b)      Circle of 4ths (pp level) Heather Hotham
c)       Concert C, F Bb & Eb Heather Hotham
d)      National Anthem  - Rob or Mike
The seniors will be down on the track with the parents  - formal introductions  (Time allotment 6:30 p.m.-6:45 p.m.)
Afterwards, we’ll come back up – everyone will then go outside for “Eyes With Pride”
7:00 p.m.  – Band will march down to the track
7:15 p.m.  – GAME TIME!
The usual with regards to warm ups before the half time show.
Half Time Show – AFTERWARDS 8th graders on the field, for a stirring rendition of ‘THE HEY SONG”?
4th Quarter  - as usual – when pit crew brings back the command center, etc please put the hat boxes IN THE CAFETERIA , one on each side of the entrance door  to the stairs going to the 1st floor.
March back – usual procedure – EVERYONE DISMISSED J
Please make certain that we have FOM Pit or Chaperones returning the Hat Boxes to the storage room.

Thanks and let’s have a memorable evening for all our seniors, performers and future Bronco Marching Band and Colorguard members.


Gerry Bastien, District Coordinator
Director of Bands
Alvirne High School
200 Derry Rd
Hudson, NH 03051