The 2018 Warren Marching Blue Devils will make their debut this Friday evening (tomorrow – August 24, 2018) at halftime of the varsity football game. Come see what your students have been practicing over the past month.
Please see detailed schedule at the bottom of this email or in the attachment.
Field Crew and parent volunteers
August 24 / Game Day Performance Timeline
5:00-5:30 Call time for all members in café – Must wear white band t-shirt, blue mesh shorts, and mid-calf, black socks
Change in cafe – leave personal items there (parents will keep secure during game)
6:00 Move to practice field behind stadium
6:15 Field rehearsal
7:15 Move to stadium - Sit in band stands
7:25 National Anthem singers, then band plays school fight song
First half: Play in the stands during time outs
Play at end of first quarter
Fight Song after every Warren score
5min mark Band preps for show
SHOW: March on field
Play and march drill for Movement 1
March off field
Second half: Non-competition members return to band stands **
Play at end of third quarter
Fight song after every Warren score
Fight song at the end of the game
Competition band members (except drumline) return to Café/dismissal (unless staying for rest of game); return uniforms, put away instruments
End of game: Non-competition members dismissed: APPROX 9:30-10pm. We stay until the end of the game and have no control over how long a football game lasts.
** Non-Competition Pit/Front Ensemble: move all equipment (except Crash Cymbals) back into O’Plaine Band & Choir Rooms after half-time performance; then return to the stadium (while remaining in full uniform).
Any questions about this schedule, please contact Mr. Jenkins or your student's band director.
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