Outback Sign ups

Please use the following link to sign up to attend the Winter Guard’s Outback steakhouse fundraiser on Dec 14th! This is the first year our Winter guard is competing in NESBA and we want to help them pay their show fees, purchase uniforms and equipment!

Thank you!

https://www.groupraise.com/events/45553

11/5 NESBA Finals

NESBA Finals is tomorrow!! Woo hoo!!

8:30am Arrive at Medford High School for BPO breakfast

9:30am Bus leaves for Lawrence High School

10:15am Approximate arrival in Lawrence

10:45am Visual Warm up

11:45am Music warm up

12:15pm Gate Time

12:28pm Performance

3:00pm Get changed and head back into the stadium

2:54pm First Award Ceremony

(Any student that needs to leave after the first award ceremony can get picked up in Lawrence by a guardian if they bring a note in the morning)

7:01pm 2nd Awards Ceremony

7:30pm Load bus and head back to Medford High

Don’t forget Black socks, marching shoes, gloves and PSYCH BAG!!!

Please bring plenty of layers, money for the concession stand and a focused mind! We have been working all season for tomorrows performance, lets make it our best one yet!!

GO MUSTANGS!!

 

 

 

Saturday 10/21 MICCA Wakefield

MICCA Wakefield
9:30 am Arrive at Medford High school and bring equipment to the top field
10:00am-3:00pm Rehearsal
12:00-12:45pm Lunch break at the field (please bring a bagged lunch students will not be allowed to leave)
3:00-3:30pm- Load trailer
3:30-4:30pm- Eat and get changed into uniform (please bring food to eat, students will not be allowed to leave or order food during this time)
4:30pm Bus leaves for Wakefield High School
5:00pm- Arrival in Wakefield
5:30-6:00pm- Warm Up
6:00pm Depart for Gate
6:10pm- Gate
6:15pm- Performance
8:30pm- Award Ceremony
9:00pm- Leave Wakefield and head back to MHS
*Students will call for a ride home when we get close to Medford.
*Students should bring plenty of snacks, drinks and comfy warm clothes to change into.
DON’T FORGET YOUR MARCHING SHOES, BLACK SOCKS AND GLOVES!!!

 

This weekend 10/14-10/15

Saturday 10/14 NESBA Melrose

11:30am Arrive at Medford High school and bring equipment to the top field

11:45am-3:00pm Rehearsal

3:00-3:30pm- Load trailer

3:30-4:30pm- Eat and get changed into uniform (please bring food to eat, students will not be allowed to leave or order food during this time)

4:30pm Bus leaves for Melrose High School

5:00pm- Arrival in Melrose

5:15pm- Warm Up

5:55pm- Gate

6:00pm- Performance

8:35pm- Award Ceremony

9:00pm- Leave Melrose and head back to MHS

*Students will call for a ride home when we get close to Medford.

*Students should bring plenty of snacks, drinks and comfy warm clothes to change into.

DON’T FORGET YOUR MARCHING SHOES, BLACK SOCKS AND GLOVES!!!

 

Sunday 10/15 MICCA Medford Clinic

12:00pm Arrive at Hormel Stadium and unload trailer

12:30pm Warm up/Fitchburg Band arrives

1:00-3:00pm Clinic with MICCA judges

3:00pm Cookout with Fitchburg Band and Judges

4:00pm Pack up, students need to be picked up at Hormel or make arrangements to get home.

*Students do not need to wear uniforms. Street clothes are fine as long as they are appropriate to march in and follow the MHS band handbook.

 

See you all at 11:30am on Saturday at the HS, Go Mustangs!

10/7 MICCA Gardner

MICCA Gardner

11:30am Arrive at Medford High school and bring equipment to the top field

11:45am-3:00pm Rehearsal

3:00-3:30pm- Load trailer

3:30-4:30pm- Eat and get changed into uniform (please bring food to eat, students will not be allowed to leave or order food during this time)

4:30pm Bus leaves for Gardner High School

200 Catherine Street

Gardner MA 01440

*Gardner is currently using temporary bleachers as there old ones are being replaced, families that are coming to watch are encouraged to bring folding/lawn chairs.

6:00pm- Arrival in Gardner

6:50pm- Warm Up

7:20pm- Leave for Gate

7:25pm- Gate

7:30pm- Performance

9:00pm- Award Ceremony

9:30pm- Leave Gardner and head back to MHS

*Students will call for a ride home when we get close to Medford. All equipment must be unloaded and properly put away before students can leave.

*Students should bring plenty of snacks, drinks and comfy warm clothes to change into.

DON’T FORGET YOUR MARCHING SHOES, BLACK SOCKS AND GLOVES!!!

See you all on Saturday, Go Mustangs!

NESBA Medford

Today’s NESBA event is on! Rehearsal this morning from 10am-2pm will be at the Andrews Middle School. Please bring lots of layers, snacks, and water. Don’t forget black socks, your band shoes, a bagged dinner, and your gloves. Any parent volunteers signed up to help: please arrive by 3pm. Looking forward to an awesome competition today! Go Mustangs!!!

Band Camp

Band Camp starts tomorrow Monday August 14th!

Here are a few reminders…

-Band camp runs Monday through Friday 8/14 – 8/25

-The morning session runs from 9am-1pm and the afternoon session runs 4pm-8pm

-The morning session for Monday 8/14 is just for new members, drum majors, section leaders and all colorguard.

-Please bring a water bottle, snacks, a pencil, sunscreen, bugspray, sunglasses, a hat and all instruments/equipment.

-Water will be provided to refill your water bottles but water bottles/cups will not be provided.

-Please wear comfy clothes you can move in (no jeans) and athletic sneakers (no sandals, flipflops or flats)

-A dot book will be given to you on Monday 8/14 please fill it out regularly and bring it with you to every rehearsal. Instructions on how to most effectively use your dotbook will be covered on Monday.

-Students will be given a bandana and be assigned to a team for band camp. Sections of the band will be given multiple opportunities to earn points for their teams.

-Week one is theme week! Help your section gain points by dressing for the theme!

Monday 8/14 Merica Monday (bust out the red, white and blue)

Tuesday 8/15 Rainbow Day (wear lots of color)

Wednesday 8/16 Anti Color Day (lots of black and white)

Thursday 8/17 Jungle Day (wild wear)

Friday 8/18 Disney Day (wear your favorite Disney gear)

Please remember that you need to be able to move in your theme clothing and the school dress code is in effect for all of band camp. A student will be sent home if they break the dress code.

I hope everyone is ready for band camp! The staff is very excited and has lots of great things planned for the next two weeks! Woo hoo! Go Mustangs!

6/25 Flag Day Ceremony

Hi Everyone,
Just a reminder that tomorrow is Medfords flag day ceremony. Please meet at 8:30am at Medford high school. We will put on our new uniforms (don’t forget black socks, shoes and gloves) colorguard will wear the black colorguard tshirt and black leggings/bottoms. Please don’t forget your instruments and folios (with patriot music). We will run through the music and then march down the hill to honor roll park for the ceremony. When the ceremony is done we will head back to the high school to take off the uniforms and then everyone is invited to the Medford Elks for breakfast. Transportation will not be provided, I would suggest carpooling as parking might be limited.
See you all in the morning!

A Night on Broadway

Chevalier Concert Day is here!
Please arrive at the Chevalier Theater tomorrow no later than 1pm. We need to unload the trailer and set everything up before rehearsal starts!
Please eat lunch before you arrive and bring a bagged dinner to eat during break. (No food will be provided you must bring something to eat it is a long day) There will be a break between rehearsal and the performance for students to relax, rest their chops, eat and get changed. Students are not allowed to leave during break, they must stay at the theater.
Concert dress is white on top, black on the bottom, black tie, black socks and black shoes.
If anyone still has ticket money please bring it with you to rehearsal. If anyone has any last minute donations please send them tomorrow with you child at 1pm.
Volunteers please arrive by 5:30pm.

This is going to be a great concert! We have some awesome alumni that came back to play and we sounded great at Wednesday’s rehearsal!! Please invite all of your family and friends so tonight can be a huge success!!