The sectional for April 11th has been cancelled. Our next sectional will be April 18th.
Keep working on the music that has been discussed. Be sure to check out the new pieces, Mellifluous, Lie, and Blitz. Also, we will likely work on Building Blocks at the next sectional.
See you then!
Here are music and tempo goals for next week’s sectional.
Exercise 1/8-8-24: 212 bpm
Exercise 5 (with the ghost note): 156 bpm
Ramp It Up: 180 bpm
Blitz (beginning to end): 164 bpm
See you next week!
Into our second week of sectionals, we now have an updated schedule for the remaining sectionals of this season. Sectionals will be hosted on the following dates.
March 21st, 28th
April 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
All sectionals will be 7 – 9 p.m. For more information, check out the initial post about Sectionals or contact us.
If you plan on attending, please bring a copy of our new piece, Blitz, found on the Music PDFs page. If possible, try to have this under your hands before sectionals.
Hope to see you at sectionals tonight!
It’s time to start preparing for the upcoming season with spring sectionals! These sectionals are a great chance for current and potential members to get a head start on the playing aspect of the marching band. We welcome players of all abilities, high school through college considering trying out for The Ohio State Marching Band. Here is the schedule and location for the month of March.
Dates: March 7th, 21st, 28th: 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: Joan Zieg Steinbrenner Band Center – 1961 Tuttle Park Pl, Columbus, OH 43210
If you plan on attending, please bring sticks/mallets as well as a copy of the “Buckeye Technique” packet for your instrument. Music pdfs can be found here Music. Snare, Tenor, and Bass drums as well as cymbals will be available.
Look for updates to be posted here or on our social media pages.