This is a reminder that last weeks sectional was our last of the semester and that there is no sectional this week. Keep working on everything we covered this spring and we hope to see you on June 4th for the first Summer Session.
More information will be sent out before the first session but this is a reminder that we will not meet early on the first summer session June 4th, we will begin to meet early at 5 on June 6th.
Keep an eye on the website for updates!
Due to WGI Finals being next week, there will be no sectional on April 10th.
Keep practicing and let’s make sure we meet our goals on the 17th!
Along with all previous goals, please be prepared to play BT #9 at 156 bpm for this Wednesday’s sectional.
Also, start looking ahead and be prepared to play To Each Their Own at 164 bpm for our sectional on April 10th.
There will be no sectional on April 3rd.
Sectionals will not be held this coming week. Make sure to keep working and we’ll see you on the 20th!
New music has been posted (To Each Their Own).
Be sure to check it out before tomorrow’s sectional!
All of the required exercises for tryouts are now under the Auditions tab. Tryouts are coming up quick!
The schedule for this weeks’ summer sessions will be extended do to our special guest, Ralph Nader. Please try to make it to all of these rehearsals if possible. The schedule will be as follows.
July 31st (Today): Starting at 4 for drum rehearsal.
August 1st: Starting at 1 for an extended afternoon rehearsal and dinner break, make sure to pack food for the break!
August 2nd: Start at our regular time at 5.
Let’s have a great week!
We received 3 new exercises last night, Concussion, Bucks Beat 2.0, and Grooved Pavement. These will be uploaded as soon as possible. Along with Bucks Beat 2.0, make sure to check out the original Bucks Beat found in Music PDFs.
Keep working on all covered exercises and school songs, see you tomorrow night!
During last weeks focus sessions, we reviewed all marching fundamentals to date and continued to work on exercises and school songs. Here are some tempos we hit.
- Buckeye Technique 1: 221 bpm
- Buckeye Technique 2: 202 bpm
- Buckeye Technique 5: 176 bpm
- Buckeye Technique 6: 142 bpm
- Scramble: 176 bpm
- Lie: Played along with song up to tempo
Make sure to look at It’s About Time and all other exercises we have worked on this summer!