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WESTERN BAND: 16 State Titles / 5 National Titles

2017 State Class C Runner Up

Western Marching Panthers Band holds the Indiana record for the band

with the most State Titles

Congratulations to the Marching Panthers for an Outstanding 2017 Season !!!


2018 Western Marching Panthers

presents

Artistry in Suspense

The Music of Bernard Herrmann



WEEK #7 October 19-29

BOA INDY SUPER REGIONAL

Lucas Oil Stadium

ITINERARY

Wed, Oct 17 Practice

5-8PM

Thurs, Oct 18 - Rehearsal at Carmel HS

7:20 Meet in band room
7:40 Depart 
5:00 Arrive back at Western  

Friday, Oct 19 - BOA Prelims at Lucas Oil

6:20 AM - Rehearse at school
8:15 AM - Leave for Indy
1:30  PRELIMS PERFORMANCE
5:00 PM - arrive back at Western 

Saturday, Oct 20 - Awards and Finals at Lucas

9:00 AM - Practice at school

12:30 - Leave for Indy

3:30 - Attend award ceremony at Lucas

7:00 - Return to Lucas to watch Finals or Perform in Finals

12:30 AM - Arrive at Western if observing Finals

2:00 AM - Arrive at Western if performing in Finals


BOA INDY SUPER REGIONAL TICKET PRICES

at box office

Fri Prelims $19.00

Finals G.A. $25.00

Finals Reserved $30.00

Super Ticket $51.00

Student and Senior Citizen Discounts - Children Pricing and Children 10 and Under Admitted Free! (General Admission)

Active Duty Military Discount (Thank you for your service!)

Each of these discounts is $5 for General Admission Regional (Prelims, Finals, and Day Passes), and Super Regionals (Prelims, Finals only) regular priced tickets; Discounts cannot be combined.

THANKS TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE FALL SALE

Please turn in money as soon as possible

CENTURY RESOURCES

click above for ways to reach folks via social media and email
More information below
INFORMATION LETTER.pdf


2018 ParentBrochure.docx.pdf

Student/Parent Information

Early morning traffoc plan.pdf

Drop-Off Plan for Early Morning Practices

Pay 2018-2019

Marching Band & Guard Fees

Check this calendar often for additional events and changes. Click on event for more information.

This calendar includes most band activities but does not include everything. Students are responsible for keeping track of special rehearsals and other incidental activities that are announced, written on the board and/or included on handouts. If you find discrepancies, please email kewhitfo@western.k12.in.us. PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE SCHOOL

WELCOME BEGINNING BAND MEMBERS

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2018 MARCHING PANTHERS:

WEEK #1 (Sept 8) - Star City Invitational at Lafayette Jeff

  • Grand Champions
  • First Place Class C
  • Best Auxiliary
  • Best Drum Major
  • Best Effect
  • Best Music

WEEK #2 (Sept 15) - Northwestern Invitational

  • First Place Class C
  • Best Auxiliary
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Drum Major
  • Best Effect
  • Best Music
  • People's Choice

WEEK #3 (Sept 22)- Greenwood Invitational

  • First Place Class C
  • Best Effect
  • Best Visual
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Color Guard
  • Best Music
  • People's Choice Class C-D

WEEK #4 (Sept 29)- Zionsville Invitational

  • First Place Class C
  • Best Effect
  • Best Visual
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Color Guard
  • Best Music

WEEK #5 (Oct 6) - Cavalcade of Bands at Center Grove

  • First Place - Class C
  • Best Visual
  • Best Effect

Congratulations to our friends at Lewis Cass for receiving "Best Music"

WEEK #6 (Oct 13) - ISSMA REGIONAL @Evansville Central HS

  • Gold Rating
  • State Class C Semi-Finalist
  • Visual Distinction
  • Music Distinction
  • Effect Distinction

WEEK #7 (Oct 19-20) - BANDS OF AMERICA INDIANAPOLIS SUPER-REGIONAL


WEEK #8 (Oct 27) - ISSMA SEMI STATE at Decatur Central


WEEK #9 (Nov 3) - ISSMA STATE AT LUCAS OIL




2017 Marching Panthers:

WEEK #1 - Star City Invitational at Lafayette Jeff

  • First Place - Class C
  • Best Visual
  • Best Effect
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Drum Major
  • Best Auxiliary

WEEK #2 - Brownsburg Invitational

  • First Place - Class C
  • Best Visual
  • Best Effect
  • Best Music
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Auxiliary

WEEK #3 - Greenwood Invitational

  • First Place - Class C
  • Best Visual
  • Best Effect
  • Best Music
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Auxiliary

WEEK #4 - Zionsville Invitational

  • First Place - Class C
  • Best Effect
  • Best Music
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Auxiliary

WEEK # 5 - Cavalcade of Bands at Center Grove

  • First Place - Class C
  • Best Visual
  • Best Effect
  • Best Music
  • Best Percussion
  • Best Auxiliary

WEEK #6 - ISSMA REGIONAL at Center Grove

  • Gold Rating
  • State Class C Semi-Finalist

WEEK #7 - BANDS OF AMERICA INDIANAPOLIS SUPER-REGIONAL

  • WESTERN FINISHED 5th Place in Class AA

WEEK #8 - ISSMA SEMI STATE at Decatur Central

  • Advance to State Finals

WEEK #9 - ISSMA STATE FINALS

  • Runner-Up in Class C


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