Marching Band Leadership Team 2016
Congratulations to the 2016 leadership team. The list of can be found here. We will have a very brief meeting on Tuesday, May 31 from 2:30-3:00pm in the band room.
Important Marching Band Dates and Summer Camps
We will be having a mandatory marching band meeting for all marching band families on June 7 at 7pm at NBHS.
The marching band schedule is still in the works. Please plan for Percussion, Color Guard, and Wind mini-training camps for the week of July 25-29 and Full Band Camp from August 1-5. All students will be expected at the mini-camps. This year for the leaders we are bringing back Mr. Frank Troyka from Dallas, TX for training (July 27-29).
From August 8-26, Marching Band will rehearse Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 3-6pm. From August 29 until the end of October, we will rehearse only on Mondays and Wednesdays. There may be some exceptions due to holidays and make-up days. Once the calendar is completed you should be able to sync it to smartphones.
Marching Band payments begin in May with a $50 deposit to secure spots. From June-October the payments will be $75. Summer payments should be mailed to the New Bern High School at 4200 Academic Drive, New Bern NC 28562 or dropped off at the front office. Ad sales will be credited towards these payments. Checks and money order or preferred and should be made out to New Bern Band Club.
We use Charms Office to send out mass emails and post documents. All show music and warm-ups will be posted on www.charmsoffice.com. Please update your charms account to stay current. Also feel free to sign up for text alerts (@nbhsmb to 23559).
Solo and Ensemble Recap
On Saturday May 7, most of our band students performed at the Solo and Ensemble MPA. NBHS students earned a total of 93 individual Superior ratings.
Football Ad Sale Fundraiser
Ad sales are currently underway. Go here for more info.
Atlantic Indoor Association Championships
Congratulations to the winter guard being crowned the 2016 AIA Scholastic Regional A2 Champions. This is the school's first ever medal at this event. The guard had won their class at all of the previous competitions this past season to go undefeated.
Music Performance Adjudication 2016
The Wind Ensemble made school history on March 15. The students were the first band from New Bern HS to earn a "Superior" rating in Grade 6 music. The Symphonic Band also earned a "Superior" in Grade 4. All of the bands made earned straight I's on stage and in Sight-reading.
Scrip Order Fundraiser!
Scrips are an easy way to earn money for the band. Click here for order information
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