Monthly archive for November 2011

Schedule and info for BOA Nationals

Band of America Nationals Download these important documents: BOA Itinerary and BOA Packing List Please arrive to the HS at 6:00 a.m. this Thursday.  Please note that we are on a very tight schedule and will be pulling out at 6:30 SHARP. The itinerary and suggested packing list is

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Bands of America Grand Nationals

Bands of America Grand Nationals is just days away! Are you ready for America’s most exciting marching band event? The Bands of America Grand National Championships, presented by Yamaha, kicks off November 9 and runs through Saturday, November 12 in Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis. Tickets available at

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Marching Band Banquet

Please join us as we honor our children at the annual Marching Band Banquet Glen Oaks Country Club 13 Mile Road just East of Orchard Lake Farmington Hills, MI $26.00 per person (students and adults are the same price) RSVP & Tickets must be purchased ASAP *****Absolutely

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Important Saturday Information!

Hello Everyone, I am really in a state of disbelief that we are just days away from the conclusion of an amazing Marching Band season.  It truly seems as though we were just beginning our practices on Abbott field and preparing for band camp!  With that said,

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Directors’ Newsletter 10/31

Parents and Students, Greetings and Happy Halloween!  We hope that you are all excited for another exciting week ahead for WB.  Please see below for several important announcements, including our schedule for Saturday’s MCBA Championships at Ford Field. MCBA State Championships @ Ford Field (Marching Band) The

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MCBA State Championship – this Saturday 11/5

2011 Michigan Competing Band Association Championship Saturday, November 5, 2011 Detroit, Michigan at Ford Field Flight I – 8:15 A.M. * Flight II – 12:00 P.M. Flight III – 3:45 P.M. Flight IV – 7:30 P.M. Ticket Prices: Adults – $16.00 Students and Seniors – $12.00 Under

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West Bloomfield Winter Drum Line 2012

I. Auditions Dates: Monday, Nov. 28 and Tuesday, Nov. 29. 6-9pm at Abbott Middle School Spots:  18 Total Battery – Ideal Numbers: 4 Snares, 3 Tenors, 5 Basses, 6 Cymbals Ideal Front Ensemble Numbers: 4 Marimbas, 4 Vibes, 1 Bells/Xylo, 2 Synth, 1 Guitar, 1 Electric Bass,

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