FIELD SHOW SHIRT & LANYARD UPDATE
We are still waiting on the shipment of new "Gahr Marching Gladiator" lanyards. We will let you know when they arrive. If you ordered a "Conspiracy Theory" t-shirt and didn't receive it, please see Mr. Loney (we have more larges now).
BAND IN FULL UNIFORM FOR GAME THIS FRIDAY
All band will be wearing full uniform for the game this Friday. If you ordered new marching shoes, those should be in by Wednesday. We have decided that all winds, battery, and front ensemble will be wearing black underneath the uniform this year. Please make sure you have the following:
FIELD SHOW PROGRAM ADS
At this point, all ads for the field show program should be turned in. Please check the list below for the ads you've turned in, and email Mrs. Varney or Mr. Loney if there is an error. We also had several no-name ads that we do not know who to assign credit to.
This Monday, September 25, all students in the jazz band will be traveling to the Irvine Barclay Theater to see the "U.S.A.F. Airmen of Note" Jazz Band perform! Tickets and bussing have been arranged for students and is free. We will have marching band rehearsal from 3-5PM, then leave from Gahr at 6PM. PARENTS: If you are interested in getting tickets, they are free (limit of 4 per person). For more information click here.
FIELD SHOW DONATION DUE FRIDAY
We are asking each family to donate an item for the field tournament by section. If you would prefer to donate $5 cash, that will allow us to purchase anything we do not have enough of. Please turn in your item to Mr. Loney by Friday. Thank you in advance for your help in making our competition successful!
Next Saturday, September 30th is the 3rd annual Gahr Invitational Field Tournament! This is a marching band competition hosted at Gahr High School and we need all hands on deck to make it successful! There are still several areas that we need volunteer help in, including concessions, parking, and traffic control. Thank you!
6:30AM Jazz Band
3:00-5:00PM Rehearsal (finish Movement 2 drill)
6:30AM Jazz Band
STUDY HALL DURING CLASS
5:00-8:15PM Rehearsal in stadium (full ensemble Movement 1 and 2)
No Jazz Band
TAKE INSTRUMENTS HOME TO PRACTICE!
6:30AM Jazz Band
FIELD SHOW DONATION ITEM DUE!
BRING EVERYTHING YOU NEED FOR FULL UNIFORM - BLACK SOCKS, MARCHING SHOES, BLACK COMPRESSION SHIRT, COMPRESSION SHORTS.
NO JAZZ BAND (focus on the field show)
3:00PM Rehearsal / Run-through in Stadium
4:15PM Dinner Break
4:45PM PARENTS MEET AT BOOSTER CLOSET TO START SETTING UP FOR CONCESSIONS
5:30PM Change into full uniform
5:50PM Run Pep Tunes / Cadences
6:30PM Walk to Stadium
6:45PM Pre-Game (Star-Spangled Banner)
7:00PM Home Football Game vs. St. Anthony
9:30PM Walk Back to Band Room / Put Away Equipment
*The end time of a football game varies. The Gahr Marching Gladiators always stay until the end of the game to support our school and team. Please have your student call you for pick-up time or check our website/Facebook/Twitter for realtime updates. Sign up for Remind for text message updates.
HYDRATE AND GO TO BED. IMPORTANT SATURDAY REHEARSAL FINISHING MVT. 2 DRILL.
SATURDAY REHEARSAL - 1 WEEK UNTIL GAHR INVITATIONAL FIELD SHOW!!
8:30AM Band Room open
9:00AM-12:30PM Block 1 - Finish Movement 2 drill
12:30-1:30PM Lunch - Bring $5
1:30-5:00PM Block 2