Please click on the ‘ITINERARIES’ tab to see the schedule for WIU this Saturday, October 21.
Downers Grove South confirmed that their competition tomorrow will be moved indoors. This brings a significant change to our schedule for the day. The band will begin rehearsing in our GHS gym at 10:00 and will leave for the competition at 12:45. We arrive back in Geneseo around 12 midnight. A complete updated itinerary and performance schedule is attached.
Payment for your lunch and dinner at the ILMEA District Festival is due this Friday, October 6. ¬†It must be turned in to Mrs. DeBishop in the assistant principals office. ¬†Checks should be made payable to Geneseo Dist 228. ¬†Lunch = $6.50, Dinner = $9.50, both = $16.
If a student does not pay for meals they must bring their own food or have it brought to them. ¬†No students may leave Augustana during the day of the district festival. ¬†The date of the district festival is Saturday, November 11, 2017.
To view the itinerary for the DOWNERS GROVE SOUTH MUSIC BOWL, click on ‘itineraries’ above.
The audition music for each instrument has been cut down in length for the district audition on September 30. ¬†Please view the attachment and edit your music.
This is the timeline that we will follow on a typical Friday night game night.
4:30 – report time. ¬†Sign in first. ¬†We’ll check attendance at this time.
5:30 – warm up begins. ¬†For the time being we’ll plan on warming up on the middle school FB field.
6:00 – halftime practice. ¬†Maplettes and Cheerleaders will be released after this. ¬†No later than 6:30.
6:30 – pregame practice with National Anthem soloist.
6:45 – move band back to stadium. ¬†Hopefully we’ll have time to go in the building, get some water, and use the facilites.
7:00 – enter the stadium to our holding position on the track.