- July 28 – Aug 1 is Band Camp, 8am-5pm. CAMP IS MANDATORY for Football Band Members. Students are not allowed to leave during the day. On Monday, everyone needs to check in at the band room to be sure we have all your forms complete and on file. Everyone wear TENNIS SHOES & comfortable clothing for outside rehearsal. Bring your music, pencil, sticks, instruments/flags, water cooler filled with water & ice, sunblock AND A SACK LUNCH. Get good rest, eat well, and drink plenty of water so you can prepare yourselves for a busy week!
- Assistant Band Director Announced!
- Forms for the 2014-2015 Blaze Football Band are past due. Please contact the directors immediately if you wish to participate but have not submitted your forms.
- Orientation meeting presentation is available for download.
- We are looking for businesses and organizations to become Blaze Band Partners!
- Drumline 2014 roster is posted.
- Color Guard 2014 roster is posted.
Band Camp 2014
Full Band Camp July 28-August 1; 8am-5pm
Band Camp Performance: Friday, August 1 @ 4:30pm
August 5 (all Football Band Members)
1pm – Take pictures for band calendar; in full uniform
3:30pm – Practice
6:30PM – Play for Freshmen Orientation
Football Band Rehearsals
Color Guard: Mondays (August-September) 3:45-5:45pm
Drumline: Tuesdays (August-September) 4-6pm
Rock Band: Tuesdays (August-September) 3:45-5pm
Full Band: Thursdays (August-October) 3:45-6pm
August 22 SIEGEL
August 24 OAKLAND; This is a SUNDAY game at 11am and it will be broadcast on ESPN.
August 29 BRENTWOOD
September 5 @ Riverdale
September 12 MT. JULIET – Homecoming
September 19 @ Stewarts Creek
September 26 @ Independence
October 3 @ LaVergne
October 17 SMYRNA
October 24 SIEGEL- Senior Night
October 31 @ Hoover, AL
Playoff Games TBA
Home Games are capitalized; all home games begin at 7 p.m.
August 5 Football Band Pictures 1pm-3:30pm; rehearsal 3:30-6pm; band plays for Freshmen Orientation at 6:30-7pm
September 22 Rehearsal for Symphonic Band & Wind Ensemble (3:45-6pm)
September 29 Concert Band Rehearsal (3:45-5pm)
September 30 Full Dress Rehearsal (3:45-6pm) – everyone
October 2 Fall Concert, 7pm (No Thursday Football Band)
October 17 Deadline to sign up to audition for Mid State Ensembles
November 22 Sr. High Mid-State Band & Orchestra Auditions (11-12 grade – McGavock HS)
December 4 Symphonic Band/Wind Ensemble Rehearsal (3:45-6pm)
December 8 Concert Band Rehearsal (3:45-5pm)
December 9 Full Dress Rehearsal (3:45-6pm) – everyone
December 11 PRISM Concert, 7pm
December 13 Sr. High Mid-State Band & Orchestra Auditions (9-10 grade) location TBA
December 13 Sr. High Mid-State Jazz Auditions (9-12 grade) location TBA
December 14 Murfreesboro Christmas Parade (tentative)
January 8-10 Mid State Band Clinic (MTSU/Siegel)
January 15-17 Mid State Jazz & Orchestra Clinic (Blackman)
January 27 Blaze Jazz Concert, 7pm
February 5 Wind Ensemble Rehearsal (3:45-6pm)
February 9 Symphonic Band/Concert Band Rehearsal (3:45-6pm)
February 10 Full Dress Rehearsal (3:45-6pm) – everyone
February 12 Concert (with BMS), 7pm
February 17 Snow Date for Concert
March 16 Concert Band Rehearsal (3:45-5pm)
March 23 Symphonic Band Rehearsal (3:45-5pm)
April 6 Wind Ensemble Rehearsal (3:45-5pm)
April 8-11 TMEA/All State Convention, Chattanooga
April 13 Concert Band Rehearsal (3:45-5pm)
April 20 Symphonic Band Rehearsal (3:45-5pm)
April 27 Wind Ensemble Rehearsal (3:45-5pm)
April 28 Full Dress Rehearsal (3:45-6pm) – everyone
April 30 Spring Concert, 7pm
May 1 JazzFest
May TBA Banquet
May TBA Percussion Concert
May 21 Graduation