Marching Band Camp Rehearsal Schedule

  August

  • 3 - Colorguard and Percussion only (9am-4pm)

  • - Colorguard and Percussion only (9am-4pm)

  • 5 - Colorguard and Percussion only (9am-12pm)

  • - Freshmen/New Members with Section Leaders ​(9am-4pm)

  • 10 - Freshmen/New Members ​(9am-4pm)

  • 12 - All Members (9am-4pm)

  • 13 - All Members (9am-4pm)

  • 14 - All Members (9am-8pm) NEW TIME!

  • 17 - All Members (9am-4pm)

  • 18 - All Members (9am-8pm) NEW TIME!

  • 19 - All Members (9am-4pm)

  • 21 - Potluck and Performance (6pm-8:30pm)

 

Camp rehearsals are strongly recommended!

Mark your calendars!

 

For a complete Marching Band calendar and more information, click on the MARCHING BAND tab at the top of this page.

Marching Band Family Potluck and Showcase!

Friday, August 21, from 6:00pm to 8:30pm at MVHS

 

Learn more about Marching Band and Color Guard, meet other parents and sign up for volunteer opportunities.  Special showcase performance led by our director, Ed Cloyd. Prepare to be amazed at what our musicians and color guard can accomplish in just two short weeks!

 

Bring your lawn/camping chairs and/or picnic blankets as we will be outside in the area in front of the new Student Union. Keynoters will provide cheeseburgers/hamburgers and veggie burgers.  Click here to sign up for other items such as salads, drinks, desserts and condiments, and/or to volunteer for set up, cooking, serving and clean up.

 

 

8-29 Unform Fitting

The Job and Supplies:  Need 3-4 ironing boards and irons, parents (Dads too) to check in students, take measurements, iron hems, and demonstrate proper hanging techniques. 

 

Qualifications: No sewing experience required, some ironing expertise a plus, on-site training available.

 

Time Commitment and Benefits: One hour, two hours... or stay all day! Great way to meet the individual students and to learn all the pieces of the marching band uniform!

 

 

September 11th 

First Home Football Game Performance!

Sign up to Volunteer and

Join us in the Stands to Watch Your Student!

 

NO PRACTICE SEPTEMBER 12th !

 

 SEPTEMBER
  • -  All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • -  Colorguard and Percussion Only (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • -  Away Football Game (no performance)

  • -  All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 10 - Colorguard and Percussion Only (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 11 -  Home Football Game PERFORMANCE

  • 12 -  NO PRACTICE

  • 14 - All Members (3:30pm-6:30pm)

  • 16 - All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 17 PHOTO DAY after school (Colorguard/Percussion 5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 18 - Away Football Game (no performance)

  • 19 - All Members (9:00am-4:00pm)

  • 21 - All Members (3:30pm-6:30pm)

  • 23 - All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 24 - Colorguard and Percussion Only (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 25 - Away Football Game (no performance)

  • 26 - All Members (9:00am-4:00pm)

  • 28 - All Members (3:30pm-6:30pm)

  • 30 - All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 30 PARENT SOCIAL (6:30pm-8:30pm)

 

DECEMBER
  • 3 - Middle School Show Case

  • - Contra Costa County Honor Band Auditions

  • - Winter Concert #1 (JB-SB-OR) PERFORMANCE

  • 11 - Winter Concert #2 (JA-WE) PERFORMANCE

OCTOBER
  • -  Colorguard and Percussion Only (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • -  No Football Game (no performance)

  • -  All Members (1:00pm-4:00pm)

  • -  All Members (3:30pm-6:30pm)

  • -  All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • -  Colorguard and Percussion Only (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 9 -  No Football Game (no performance)

  • 12 - All Members (3:30pm-6:30pm)

  • 14 - All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 15 - Colorguard and Percussion Only (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 16 - Homecoming Football Game PERFORMANCE

  • 17 - All Members (9:00am-3:00pm) Homecoming Dance after 

  • 19 - All Members (3:30pm-6:30pm)

  • 21 - All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 22 - Colorguard and Percussion Only (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 23 - Away Football Game (no performance)

  • 24 - Football Band Review COMPETITION

  • 26 - All Members (3:30pm-6:30pm)

  • 28 - All Members (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 29 - Colorguard and Percussion Only (5:30pm-8:30pm)

  • 30 - Home Football Game (Middle School Bands invited) COMPETITION

 
NOVEMBER
  • -  Folsom Field Show COMPETITION

  • 14 -  Napa Field Show COMPETITION

  • 21 -  Lincoln Field Show (JA too) COMPETITION

  • 30 - All-State and NorCal Auditions Due

JANUARY
  • -  Marching Band Awards Night (parents and students)

THE CLASSIFIEDS 

Contact marchingband@mvkeynoters.org if you can help!

 

Pit Crew-Football Games/Competitions

The Job and Supplies:  Load and transport large instruments/equipment to and from field, set up and break down pit.

 

Qualifications: None! Ability to move swiftly and carry large items a bonus. On-site training available.

 

Time Commitment and Benefits: One game, two games...all season! You get to be on the field with the students while they perform! Randy might let you drive the golf cart:) 

Middle School Tour - Thursday, December 3rd 

Rent truck Wednesday afternoon (12/2), load truck at Monte Vista Thursday (12/3) morning about 7 a.m., return truck at approximately 3-4 p.m. Visit Local Middle Schools.  

 

Contact Randy rgrishaber@earthlink.net or (908) 500-6687 if you can help

 

WINTER

PERCUSSION

Coming Soon!

Auditions week after Thanksgiving! 

Percussion experience not necessary.

Come to the first practice

and find out what it's all about!

Dates and details coming soon!

MONTE VISTA MARCHING BAND INFORMATION NIGHT

Are you interested in joining the award-winning Monte Vista Marching Band next year? Come meet our director, Ed Cloyd, and Marching Band students to learn everything you need to know. Students and parents are welcome. Email questions or rsvp to marchingband@mvkeynoters.org. Meeting is in the MVHS Band Room (2 doors right of the MVHS Theater).

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