Nitschmann Color Guard

Spring Concert May 20
Spring Trip May 26-27
Tryouts for next year start the week of May 13!
Tryouts are for all color guard sections: majorettes, flags, rifles, and honor guard.
At the practices, you will learn marching skills, equipment skills, and the tryout routines.

Monday 5/13 practice 4:00-5:00
Tuesday 5/14 practice 4:00-5:00
Wednesday 5/15 practice 4:00-5:00
Thursday 5/16 practice 4:00-5:00
Friday 5/17 practice 4:00-5:00

Practice on your own at home.

Wednesday 5/22 review day and last chance to practice 4:00-5:00
Thursday 5/23 tryouts
Friday 5/24 tryouts

Click here to register:

Regular rehearsals are Mondays and Thursdays before school at 7:15 am.
If you are in both color guard and band, your band day is Monday and your guard day is Thursday.

Regular guard rehearsals are Monday and Thursday mornings at 7:15am.  You are expected to attend the full rehearsal.  Please do not schedule extra help, test make-ups, or other activities at this time; it will count against your attendance.

Marching Video

Check out how to make your guard tassels!


All parent volunteers must have their volunteer clearances on file in the school office.  If you don't have your clearances you will not be allowed to volunteer AND YOU WON'T EVEN BE ALLOWED INTO THE BUILDING!  This is important...get a volunteer packet in the office or see the clearance documents at the bottom of this web page.

REMINDER: When you come to school for early morning band practice, there will be construction and blocked roads.  PLEASE USE THE DROP OFF LANE ON UNION BLVD. Do not use the 9th Ave. driveway.
Mark Your Calendar! (You have known about these dates since last May!)

Fall 2018 dates:

Aug. 6-10, 13-17: Summer band camp (9:00-11:00)

Aug. 15: Band Parents meeting

Aug. 21: Uniform Distribution Night

Sept. 18: Band Parents meeting 

Oct. 17: Band Parents meeting

Oct. 20: Nazareth Parade

Oct. 21: Saucon Valley Parade

Oct. 25: Night Football Game

Oct. 28: Bethlehem Parade

Nov.  14: Band Parents meeting

Dec.6: small group of Bandfront students needed to usher for Orchestra/Jazz Concert

Spring 2019 dates:

Jan.: Band Parents meeting

Feb. : Band Parents meeting and WINTER Color Guard PERFORMANCE

Mar.: Band Parents meeting

Mar.: 8th grade trip to NYC for Broadway show

Apr.: MANDATORY Trip Meeting

May: Band/Color Guard Concert

May Memorial Day Weekend: Band Trip!

May: Band Parents meeting

June : Band parents meeting

Nitschmann Instrumental Music Association

Color Guard Links
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