Weekly Update: October 25th through October 28th ~ It’s MPA Push Week!

This Week


We perform at University High School (Orlando) and our performance time is 5:20 PM. Our approximate arrival time to AHS is 1 PM for our MPA Day Run Through Rehearsal. Final details will come on Monday. 

  • Monday
    • No Scheduled Events
  • Tuesday
    • 3 PM – 5:30 PM Tuesday BDMB (Final ACTUAL Tuesday Rehearsal!)
      • Prep for PreGame & Halftime show this week!
  • Wednesday
    • No Scheduled Events
  • Thursday
    • Football vs. Lake Brantley!
      • 7 AM Pep Rally
      • 5 PM Game Day Run Through
      • 6:20 PM Courtyard Call Time
      • 6:40 PM March Out
      • 6:50 PM PreGame
      • 7 PM Kick Off
  • Friday
      • 9 AM – 12 PM

Looking Ahead-Schedule Updates

(Google Calendar has been updated as well.)

  • November 2nd: Football @ Ocoee (Tuesday Game – Make Up) FULL BDMB PERFORMANCE (Not a rehearsal day)
  • November 4th: 7th Period Jazz Band Performance @ John Land Gala 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM – Apopka VFW
  • November 5th: Football vs. Wekiva (Senior Night)
  • November 6th: Marching MPA @ University High School 1PM Call Time (Saturday)
  • November 8th: BDMB Courtyard Recording Session AFTER SCHOOL 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM
    • Recording all music from 2021 Season
  • November 9th: Beethoven & Company Solo & Ensemble Music Night 2:30 PM – 6 PM
    • This company will be in our band room for all students to peruse sheet music for Solo & Ensemble. Students from neighboring schools are invited to attend as well.
  • TBA: Playoff Football – Schedule will be published as soon as it is known.
    • Note: The BDMB only shows up to games during the playoffs to support the team – there are no more Tuesday rehearsals after Marching MPA.
  • November 14th: All County Auditions @ Lake Nona High School
  • November 29th – December 3rd: Winter Prism Week
    • Performances December 2nd & December 3rd
  • December 4th: 6th Period Jazz Ensemble Morning Performance @ Apopka Holiday Event (Amphitheater)
  • December 11th: Apopka Christmas Parade (Morning Call Time TBA)
  • December 17th: Winter Holidays Begin

Band Picture Previews Are Here @ CG Photos! 

Don’t Delay! Mr. Ellis wants you to get your band pics as soon as possible! 🙂

Have you checked out your Band Pictures from our recent photo experience? If not, do not delay! Click on the link below and follow the directions to be able to see your child’s band photos. You can purchase from a variety of packages and have them delivered directly to the band room for pick up!

 To see your child’s photos, visit www.cgphoto.online

 When prompted, our Gallery Password is: AP6gL2

 From there, you can scroll to your child’s pictures for viewing and purchasing options.

Snap Raise

It is time to get everything set up and ready to roll for Snap Raise! Each student is asked to input 20 quality emails to help kick off this super simple fundraising opportunity. Students should coordinate with their parents to ensure they have information ready for our session on Wednesday. Get email addresses for family, friends, neighbors, and any other individuals who may potentially help support your band effort and/pr share this opportunity via social media with their circles to garner as much support as possible! #iegyb

The Scoreboard! 

We are in Week 2! Week 1 was a great success for WINNING THE WEEK! Check with your student to see their scoreboard from week 1! Week 2 will be completed Monday morning in class. #iegyb

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