- July 21-25 is Percussion & Guard Camp, 8am-12noon. 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, and bring your music binder, pencil, sticks, instruments/flags, etc. so you are ready for the day.
- Sectionals for all woodwind/brass players on Monday, July 21 (1-4pm).
- EVERYONE in the football band needs to attend one of the uniform fittings.
- 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!
- Watch our show announcement video!
- Drumline 2014 roster is posted.
- Color Guard 2014 roster is posted.
Summer Sectionals & Band Camp 2014
Percussion/Color Guard Camp July 21-25; 8am-12noon
New Member Camp July 24-25; 8am-12noon
Sectionals on Monday, July 21 (1-4pm)
For all woodwind and brass players
Uniform Fittings – everyone must attend ONE
Tuesday, July 22 (4-6pm)
Thursday, July 24 (12noon-2pm)
The entire process should take about 30 minutes; come anytime within the uniform fitting hours. Be prepared to purchase shoes & gloves.
ROCK BAND Rehearsals
Monday, July 21 (1-4pm)
Tuesday, July 22 (10-1pm)
Thursday, July 24 (10am-1pm)
Friday, July 25 (10am-1pm)
Full Band Camp July 28-August 1; 8am-5pm
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