• Please note that performances listed may transition to virtual performances depending on school, district, and health department guidelines. In the event of a performance becoming a virtual performance, students will submit a recording of themselves playing their part, to be edited into an ensemble recording! There are some after school rehearsals listed as well for Band 6 and Band 7 students. In the event of the performance being switched to virtual, the after school rehearsal will be cancelled.

    BAND CALENDAR 2020-2021
    Please mark the below dates on your home calendar!
    All performances/rehearsals in bold are REQUIRED for the students involved.
    Sym7/8 = Symphonic Band (1st block Band 7 and Band 8 classes)
    Band8 = Concert Band (5th block Band 8 class)
    Band7 = 7th Grade Band (2nd/3rd block Band 7 classes)
    Band6 = All 6th Grade Band classes
    Jazz = After school Jazz Ensemble
    Interested students = Open to interested students
    Selected students = Students selected by audition or director

     

    Friday, December 4 - Virtual Winter Concert recordings due - Sym7/8, Band8, Band7, Band6
    Monday, December 21 - Virtual Winter Concert Performance available to view - Sym 7/8, Band8, Band7, Band6
    Saturday, Jan 9, all day - District Band Auditions - Riverside HS - Interested students
    Saturday, Jan 16, all day - District Band Auditions (snow day) - Riverside HS - Interested students
    February 4, 5, 6, all day - All-District Band - Independence HS - Selected students
    Tuesday, February 23, 7pm - 7th Grade Band Rehearsal - HMS - Band7
    Thursday, February 25, 7pm - Pre-Assessment Concert - HMS - Sym7/8, Band8, Band7
    Friday/Saturday, March 12 or 13, times TBD - District Concert Assessment - HMS - Sym7/8, Band8
    Wednesday, March 24, 5-7pm - District Jazz Ensemble Auditions - Smarts Mill MS - Interested students
    Saturday, April 17, all day - Solo and Ensemble Festival - Eagle Ridge MS - Interested students
    April 29, May 1, all day - District Jazz Ensemble - Briar Woods HS - Selected students
    Friday, April 30, time TBD - District Jazz Assessment - Briar Woods HS - Jazz
    Wednesday, June 2, 3:45-5:30pm - 6th Grade Band Rehearsal - HMS - 6th Grade
    Thursday, June 3, 7:00pm Spring Concert - 6th Grade Band, Jazz - HMS - Band6, Jazz
    Monday, June 7, 3:45-5:15pm - 7th Grade Band Rehearsal - HMS - Band7
    Tuesday, June 8, 7:00pm - Spring Concert -All 7th/8th Grade Bands - HMS - Sym7/8, Band8, Band7
    Friday, June 11, all day - Spring Trip to Hersheypark - Hershey, PA - Sym7/8, Band8, Band7
    July 19-22, 2021 - Western Loudoun Band Camp - HMS - Interested students