Blanchard Band

Blanchard Band Performs Dark Adventure @Symphony Hall

   

Schedule for 2017-2018 Events

  • Winter concerts
            Advanced Band:  Wednesday, December 6th at 7pm
                                         Thursday, December 7th at 9am
            Beginning Band: Thursday, January 25th at 7pm                          
  • Spring Concerts Combined Advanced and Beginning Band
            Wednesday, May 23rd 7pm
            Thursday, May 24th 9am
  • Parades
            Memorial Day : Monday, May 28th 8am
            Fifer's Day: Saturday, June 16th 10:30am
  • MICCA   Sunday, March 25th  

Past Year 2016-2017 Band Events

Congratulations on a Great Spring Concert!
The Blanchard Band program presented their spring concert on May 24 featuring both the Beginning Band and Advanced Band as well as the Woodwind, Percussion, and Brass Ensembles.  Congratulations to these fine musicians on their performance!

Advanced Band Performs at Mechanics Hall 

Congratulations to the Advanced Band on their Symphony Hall performance!  The performance was part of the MICCA Gold Medal Showcase of Bands, Orchestras and Choral groups that earned Gold Medals at the MICCA concert festival.

Here are links to YouTube videos of Blanchard Band's gold medal winning performances at the MICCA festival in the past: 

    Blanchard Band Music Performances  

Congratulations Beginning Band!

Congratulations to our Beginning Band students on their debut performance on January 24.  The band as a whole and each section did a great job performing their pieces.  Thank you to all the parents that helped with the setup, reception, and cleanup.



Band Calendar for 2017-2018 school year

·       Monday         7:45-8:45am     Woodwind Ensemble

·       Monday         3:30-4:30pm     Brass Ensemble

·       Tuesday         3:30-4:30pm     Gold Stage Band

·       Wednesday     7:45-8:45am     Advanced Band

·       Wednesday     3:30-4:30pm     Beginning Band

·       Friday            7:45-8:45am     Percussion Ensemble


The first practice for this semester:

    Advanced Band will start Wednesday, September 13th 

    Brass Ensemble will start Monday, September 18th 

    Woodwind Ensemble will start Monday, September 18th

    Gold Stage Band will start Tuesday, September 19th 

    Percussion Ensemble will start Friday, October 13th 

    Beginning Band will start Wednesday, October 18th 

 Thursday, September 28 at 7:30pm Blanchard Band Parents Organization meeting


Sectional Rehearsals on Tuesday evenings from 7-8pm:

Flute and Oboe on September 19, October 17, and November 21;

Clarinet on October 3, October 24, and November 28;

Saxophone on October 10, November 14, and December 5.