Welcome to the Hempstead Mustang 
Bands Website!

Visit the tabs to the left for information on:
Information for All Bands, Theory and Winter Guard
Remember to sign up for text messages. This is for parents and students alike! It will also be split into groups: band (which is for everyone), jazz bands, color guard, and percussion. Sign up today!!!!!!!!!!
please follow the directions below...tell your friends:
For Band:text @bb2a3a to 81010

For Jazz: text @2feek6 to 81010

For Percussion: text @d9fg4k to 81010

For Color Guard: text @c89ce to 81010

Band Goals 2016-2017
  • Communication
    • Director through students
    • More use of Facebook/Twitter/Texts for communication
  • Student Expectations
    • No tolerance for tardiness
      • Make sure everyone has rides
    • No tolerance for unexcused absenteeism
      • Make sure everyone has rides
    • No tolerance for cell phone
    • Respect for all "Band" spaces
    • Consistency of all Concert Attire (concert and jazz bands)
  • Care of Space and Equipment
    • Responsibility expectations of equipment and music.
    • Students assigned to specific responsibilities

Crews and Resposibilities
Music Library:    
Band Room:          


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Upcoming Events

Nov. 30-Dec. 1    State Winter Guard                             Des Moines
Dec. 2            NEIBA Honor Band                                 6:00am - 10:00pm  
Dec. 18          Band/Orchestra Concert                           7:00pm
Jan. 22           State Jazz Band Contest                           3:00pm - 8:00pm
                      Freshman Orientation                               6:00pm - 7:00pm
Feb. 27          Band/Orchestra Concert                           7:00pm
March 19      District Band "Zone" Festival                   5:00pm - 8:00pm
April 3          Clarke Honor Jazz Band                            8:00am - 8:00pm
April 14         State Solo and Ensemble Contest             All Day
May 5            State Large Group Contest                        9:00am - 5:00pm
May 14          Band Concert                                             7:00pm
May 24          Music Dept. Awards Banquet                    6:00pm

May 28         Memorial Day Parade: Winds/Perc/Guard       1:00pm
June 2           Graduation: Winds/Percussion                   10:00am