MARCHING BAND SUMMER DATES 2020
BASICS CAMP: June 15 – 19. 8:45 AM to 3:15 PM, sections staggered. All sections.
SQUAD LEADER Camp (winds, guard, percussion) at Smith Walbridge July 7-10
DRUM MAJOR Camp at Smith Walbridge July 12-17
DRUMLINE CAMP: July 13 – 17.
3 – A – DAYS: August 3 – 7. 9:00 AM to 8:30 PM. Mandatory.
MARCHING BAND TENTATIVE PERFORMANCE DATES
AUGUST 22 – Atkinson Parade
AUGUST 28 – Game 1
SEPTEMBER 4 – Game 2
SEPTEMBER 11 – Game 3
SEPTEMBER 12 – Competition
SEPTEMBER 26 – Maple Leaf Classic
OCTOBER 2 – Game 4
OCTOBER 10 – Competition
OCTOBER 16 – Game 5
OCTOBER 17 – Competition
OCTOBER 24 – Competition
The itinerary for the Clinton, IA marching band competition is available here. Click on the “Itineraries” tab above.
CONGRATULATIONS!! To the following musicians selected to participate in the ILMEA District 2 band and orchestra on Saturday, November 9 at Augustana College. Mara Lowe has an asterisk by her name because she was selected to perform on both Oboe and English horn. Go Mara! Congratulations to all!
To view the itinerary for the Maple Leaf Classic on Saturday, September 21, click on the itineraries tab above.
Click on the Marching Band tab above.
Friday Game Days
3:45 Hair braiding begins
4:30 ALL report to dress
5:15 warm up begins – attendance taken at this time
5:45 outside – circle up full ensemble and guard. We’ll review halftime music and guard work first.
6:15 Maplettes and Cheer are dismissed. Rehearse pregame with the anthem singer.
6:30 move to stadium
6:50 pregame performance begins
COLOR GUARD CAMP has been moved to JULY 22-26. If this change creates a schedule conflict, please CONTACT MR. SCHERER DIRECTLY via email.
An UPDATED Marching Band PERFORMANCE AND REHEARSAL calendar has been posted. Please click on 2019 MARCHING BAND and record the changes.
Please click on the 2019 Marching Band tab to see the summer activity dates for our Marching Band, The Sound of Geneseo.
Please click on the jazz band link….
Click on the recordings tab to view you tube videos of our current concert literature. Romanian Overture, Cousins, and Hymn to the Sun.