2018-2019 Berkner Band preview
2018 Calendar of Events
for Incoming Students
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Saturday, May 5 SUPER SATURDAY
8:30 am — 2:00 pm at the Berkner Band Hall
- wear athletic shoes, athletic shorts & T shirt.
- bring instruments (percussion bring mallet bags)
Parent performance at 1:30 in the Berkner Band Hall.
Fri, May 18 & Sat, May 19
KICK-OFF CAMP at BHS
Required of ALL band members.
Friday evening and Saturday 8:30am to 6PM
Mon, July 16 thru Fri, July 20
PERCUSSION & COLOR GUARD CAMP at Berkner HS.
For percussion & color guard only.
Specific times to be communicated at a later date.
Monday, July 30
FIRST DAY OF SUMMER BAND FOR EVERYONE!
Please plan summer vacations and other activities during June and July.
We rehearse daily in August, Monday through Saturday.
Daily schedule is typically 7:00AM-4PM
July 30-Aug 4 & Aug 6-11 (Mon-Sat)
This is when we learn a large segment of our marching productions.
Attendance is critical!
(Note that we rehearse on Saturday morning!)
Students who are absent during drill weeks are still welcome in the Berkner Band,
but they will not be eligible for spots in the contest show.
Mon, Aug 13 through Fri, Aug 17
More band, but with a reduced schedule.
Mon, Aug 20
First Day of Classes (we rehearse 5PM to 8PM on Monday 8/20)