Summer BDMB Schedule

Below is the schedule for our Summer BDMB rehearsals and technique camps as well as Band Camp. Specific times may be adjusted depending on the specific group. Please remain in contact with your Student Leadership team members to ensure you have the most up to date information for any given rehearsal experience.

Summer Rehearsal Schedule 

  • Monday, June 12 5 PM – 8 PM
    • Percussion, Color Guard, Leadership Team
  • Monday, June 19 5 PM – 8 PM
    • Percussion, Color Guard, Leadership Team
  • Monday, June 26 5 PM – 8 PM
    • Percussion, Color Guard, Leadership Team
  • Monday, July 10 5 PM – 8 PM
    • Percussion, Color Guard, Leadership Team
  • Tuesday, July 11 6 PM – 8 PM
    • Summer Fun Rehearsal #1 (Full BDMB)
  • Monday, July 17 5 PM – 8 PM
    • Percussion, Color Guard, Leadership Team
  • Tuesday, July 18 6 PM – 8 PM
    • Summer Fun Rehearsal #2 (Full BDMB)
  • Thursday, July 20 9 AM – 5 PM
    • Leadership Camp Day 1
  • Thursday, July 21 9 AM – 5 PM
    • Leadership Camp Day 2

Band Camp Layout 

  • Week 1 July 24th – July 27th
    • Monday 8 AM – 4 PM
      • Leadership, Percussion, Color Guard
    • Tuesday 8 AM – 4 PM
      • Rookies, Leadership, Percussion, Color Guard
    • Wednesday 8 AM – 4 PM
      • Full BDMB
    • Thursday 8 AM – 4 PM
      • Full BDMB
    • NO ACTIVITIES FRIDAY – SUNDAY 
  • Week 2 July 31st – August 4th
    • Monday – Thursday 8 AM – 4 PM
      • Full BDMB
    • Friday 8 AM – 12 PM
      • Full BDMB
    • Friday 6 PM
      • Fall 2017 PREMIER SHOW!

 

Weekly Update: May 29th – June 2 ~ Memorial Day! Fall 2017 Kick Off Week!

This Week

  • Monday
  •      Memorial Day!
  • Tuesday
  •      5 PM – 7 PM Color Guard Rehearsal
  •      7 PM Color Guard Parent Meeting
  • Wednesday
  •      Last Day Of School!
  •      2 PM WLMS Walk Out
  •      6 PM – 7:30 PM Kick Off Party! 
  •           For ALL Fall 2017 BDMB Members!
  • Thursday
  •      12 PM – 3 PM Leadership Day 1: Clean Up Day!
  •      7 PM New Member Orientation Meeting
  • Friday
  •      9 AM – 1 PM Leadership Day 2

Memorial Day! 

We honor all of those who have served to provide the Freedoms that we enjoy as Americans! Thank you for your sacrifice and commitment to Freedom!

Fall 2017 Kick Off! 

It is here! We are excited to kick off the new season with our annual event to welcome everyone to the family! We have an exciting evening ahead including the unveiling of our Fall 2017 Show Premier video!

Be sure to bring your “Fall 2017 Intent To March” form found on the 17-18 New Members Page if you have not yet turned it in!

IEGYB!

Weekly Update: May 1st – May 6th ~ It’s Prism Week!

This Week (AP Testing Week 1)

  • Monday
  •      Leadership Information Meeting 2:15 PM – 2:45 PM
  • Tuesday
  •      Technical Rehearsal 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
  •           Actual Schedule Released on Monday
  • Wednesday
  •      No Scheduled Events
  • Thursday
  •      Dress Rehearsal 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
  • Friday
  •      7:30 PM Prism Performance #1
  •           Call Time 6:30 PM
  • Saturday
  •      7:30 PM Prism Performance #2
  •           Call Time 6:30 PM

Looking Ahead

  • 5.8-5.12.17 AP Testing Week 2
  • 5.12.17 Leadership Materials Due
  • 5.15.17 Banquet Ticket Sales END at 2:45 PM
  • 5.17.17 Leadership Interviews (Callbacks sent on Monday, May 15)
  • 5.20.17 Band Banquet (AHS Cafeteria)
  • 5.24.17 AHS Graduation
  • TBA Jazz Under The Stars
  • 5.25.17 Spring Football
  • 5.31.17 Wolk Lake Walk Out Performance (Drum Line) 3 PM
  • 5.31.17 Fall 2017 Kick Off Party
  • 6.1-6.2.17 Leadership Camp #1
  • 6.3.17 Fall 2017 Summer Kick Off Rehearsal

It’s Prism Week!

Join us for our annual Spring Prism concert event this Friday and Saturday evening at 7:30 PM! We are excited to present our production, Alternative Reality… bringing the music to life! We hope that you have a opportunity to escape the norm of day to day life and enjoy an opportunity to be swept away with sights and sounds of stage, screen, and beyond!

Admission is $5.00 at the door to help support our program!

Doors open at 7:15 PM!

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Band Banquet Ticket Sales

Tickets for this year’s Banquet are $16.00 each and can be purchased either by check, cash, OR SCHOOLPAY! We are super excited for this year’s end of the year event and looking forward to a great time of food, fellowship, and dancing! Click on the link above for SchoolPay to begin getting your tickets today!

Weekly Update: January 23rd – 28th ~ All County & Winterguard Premier Week!

This Week

  • Color Guard: Visit http://www.apopkaguard.com for this week’s schedule!
  • Clean Up Schedule: LOW REEDS/MARLEE LAFAYETTE!
  • Monday
    • WLMS Help Session 4 pm – 5 pm
  • Tuesday
    • 9 AM – 11 AM SYMPHONIC BAND MPA BOOT CAMP! 
      • w/ Ms. Berry
      • Field Trip Forms will be available on Monday
    • All County Band Rehearsal 7 pm – 9 pm
      • See attachment below regarding the contract for membership in All County and your responsibilities regarding attendance and punctuality. 
  • Wednesday
    • 8 AM – 10 AM CONCERT BAND MPA BOOT CAMP! 
    • 11 AM – 1 PM WIND SYMPHONY MPA BOOT CAMP! 
      • Both w/ Ms. Berry
      • Field Trip Forms will be available on Monday
  • Thursday
    • All County Band Rehearsal 7 pm – 9 pm
  • Friday
    • All County Band Rehearsal 8:30 pm – 4 pm
      • Lunch in ON CAMPUS
      • Wear your ALL COUNTY T-Shirt
  • Saturday
    • All County Band Rehearsal & Performance
      • Concert Band Rehearsal 12 pm – 2 pm
      • Symphonic Band Rehearsal 2 pm – 4 pm
      • ALL COUNTY BAND CONCERT 6 pm
        • Meet at 5:30 PM for pictures.
        • Winter Park HS Auditorium 
    • Winterguard Premier Show @ Dr. Phillips HS

Looking Ahead

  • January 30th: WLMS S&E Mentoring 4 PM – 5 PM
  • February 6th: WLMS S&E Mentoring 4 PM – 5 PM
  • February 6th: Wind Symphony Rehearsal w/ Mr. Wansley 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
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  • February 7th: Band Booster Meeting 6:30 PM
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  • MANDATORY WASHINGTON DC TRIP MEETING (At least ONE PARENT in attendance) IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE MONTHLY BAND BOOSTER MEETING.
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  • February 10th – 11th: District Jazz/S&E MPA @ Lake Nona HS
    • Jazz MPA Times
      • Jazz Ensemble I (Langford) = Friday, 2.10.17 2:30 PM  Performance Time
      • Jazz Ensemble II (Ellis) = Friday, 2.10.17 12:30 PM Performance Time
    • S&E MPA Times Coming Soon!
  • February 13th: WLMS S&E Mentoring 4 PM – 5 PM
  • February TBA: Concert PRE-MPA Event
  • February 25th: Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for DC!
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  • February 25th: FFCC Winterguard Event @ AHS (All Day)
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  • March 2nd – 4th: District Concert MPA @ Edgewater HS
  • March 20th – March 25th: Spring Break
  • March 23rd – 25th: State S&E Hosted @ Apopka High School

Thank You! 

  • To ALL who came out and supported our annual MLK Parade on Monday! You did a fantastic job representing our community’s spirit in this event!
  • To our SAXOPHONE SECTION for an OUTSTANDING JOB in clean up this week! WAY TO GO!

Fundraiser Update 

We will NOT begin our scheduled Snap-Raise fundraiser on Monday. Updates regarding our next fundraiser will be given soon.

All County Info

Looking forward to a GREAT WEEK with Daniel, Matt, April, Justin, Brannon, and Willie as they participate in our annual OCPS All County Event! Participants and parents, please see the attached document as a reminder regarding the All County guidelines and expectations. We know that you will represent AHS well! IEGYB!

Weekly Update: January 16th – January 20th ~ MLK Parade Week!

This Week

  • Color Guard Weekly Schedule: http://www.apopkaguard.com
  • Clean Up Week: Saxophones!
  • Monday
    • Martin Luther King Parade Day! 
      • Call Time 12:30 PM (Jeans/Band T-Shirt)
      • We will take a BUS to area near VFW for start of parade. Bus will bring us home from the end of the parade route.
      • Return Time approximately 4 PM (Possibly earlier)
    • NO WLMS S&E MENTORING TODAY DUE TO HOLIDAY
  • Tuesday
    • No scheduled events.
  • Wednesday
    • No scheduled events.
  • Thursday
    • No scheduled events.
  • Friday
    • No scheduled events.

Looking Ahead

  • January 23rd: WLMS S&E Mentoring 4 PM – 5 PM
  • January 24th/25th: IN-SCHOOL Concert MPA Boot Camp with Ms. Berry!
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    • Times given this week for each ensemble. (CB, SB, WS)
  • January 24th (Evening @ WPHS) All County Sectional Rehearsals
  • January 26th – 28th: All County Band @ Winter Park HS
    • Thursday (Evening)
    • Friday (School Day)
    • Saturday (Morning Rehearsal/Evening Concert)
  • January 30th: WLMS S&E Mentoring 4 PM – 5 PM
  • February 6th: WLMS S&E Mentoring
  • February 6th: Wind Symphony Rehearsal w/ Mr. Wansley 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
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  • February 7th: Band Booster Meeting 6:30 PM
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  • February 9th – 11th: District Jazz/S&E MPA @ Lake Nona HS
  • February 13th: WLMS S&E Mentoring 4 PM – 5 PM
  • February TBA: Concert PRE-MPA Event
  • February 25th: Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for DC!
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  • February 25th: FFCC Winterguard Event @ AHS (All Day)
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  • March 2nd – 4th: District Concert MPA @ Edgewater HS
  • March 20th – March 25th: Spring Break
  • March 23rd – 25th: State S&E Hosted @ Apopka High School

Congratulations! 

Congrats to Brannon and Justin Talley on an awesome weekend at our annual Florida All State Convention! They performed as part of the 11-12 All State Symphonic Orchestra giving an incredible final concert on Saturday afternoon! Bravo on a job well done!

Getting Settled In!

Getting Settled In!

First Rehearsal With Winds!

First Rehearsal With Winds!

Rehearsing With Full Symphony Orchestra!

Rehearsing With Full Symphony Orchestra!

Concert Day!

Concert Day!

Upcoming Calendar

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Be sure to add the above dates to your calendar to stay on top of our schedule between now and Spring Break! There are some fluid dates that may be shifted minimally for rehearsals of our Concert ensembles, however, there will be at least two week advance notice for these events.