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MHSBBA Executive Board 2018-19

posted Jun 5, 2018, 11:57 AM by James Tucker

The contact info for the 2018-19 Executive Board has been updated under the Band Boosters tab. For all booster related concerns, please contact the board members.

Itinerary for Indoor Guard Comp on 2/17

posted Feb 10, 2018, 10:49 AM by James Tucker

Itinerary for Forest Park Competition
Date: February 17, 2018 Location: Forest Park HS - Woodbridge, VA
6:00 AM Report to Sherando HS (NOT MILLBROOK)
6:30 AM Depart Sherando for Forest Park (We will leave at 6:30 regardless)
8:30 AM Tentative arrival at FPHS
1:13 PM Body Warm-Up
1:25 PM Equipment Warm-Up
1:37 PM On Deck
1:44 PM Perform!
4:30 PM Awards (Tentative)
5:00 PM Depart Forest Park
6:30 PM Approximate Arrival at Sherando (pick-up from Sherando)
Notes:
-If students wish to travel via parent transportation to and from the show, notes must be turned in to Mr. Tucker by Wednesday.
-If traveling via parent, guard members must report to Forest Park by 11:00 am at the latest!
-Students should arrive to Sherando/Forest Park in their warm-up jackets and pants.
-Please bring money for concessions for lunch or pack your own lunch.
-Students leaving the competition must check-out with Mr. Tucker.

VBODA Marching Assessment Itinerary

posted Oct 23, 2017, 6:29 AM by James Tucker

Itinerary for VBODA State Marching Assessment

Date: 10/28/17 Location: Patriot HS, Nokesville, VA


10:00am Report

10:30am Rehearsal in Stadium

12:00pm Eat, pack, load

12:45pm Depart for Patriot HS

2:30pm Approx. arrival at Patriot HS

3:00pm Stretch/Visual Warm-Up

4:00pm Music Warm-Up

4:45pm Perform!

5:00pm Rating

6:00pm Depart for MHS

7:30pm Approx arrival at MHS


Notes:

-Pack lunch

-We will return immediately following the announcement of ratings


JMU Comp Itinerary

posted Oct 16, 2017, 7:29 AM by James Tucker

Itinerary for JMU Competition

Date: 10/21/17 Location: James Madison Univ.


10:15am Report to MHS

10:45am Rehearsal in Stadium

12:15pm Eat, pack, and load

1:00pm Depart MHS

2:30pm Arrive at JMU, transit to stadium

4:30pm Change into uniform

5:15pm Stretch/Visual Warm-Up

6:45pm Music Warm-Up

7:45pm Perform!

10:00pm JMU MRD Performance and Awards Ceremony

11:00pm Approx. departure from JMU

12:30am Approx. arrival at MHS


Notes:

-Pack a lunch and bring money for dinner in the stadium. Food costs are relatively high, so plan accordingly

-It is always cold at this show. Please bring pants, jackets, hoodies, etc for when we are in the stands

-We will be able to watch between 7-10 bands at this event. We will all sit in the same section to watch. Please do not stray from this.

-Outside food and drinks can not be brought in. Therefore, avoid things like the Starbucks truck that is always outside the stadium.


2017 Battle on the Blue Ridge Final Schedule Posted

posted Sep 24, 2017, 8:28 AM by James Tucker

Click on the "Show Schedule" tab under the Battle on the Blue Ridge menu to see this year's schedule

Itinerary for Hylton Comp on 9/30

posted Sep 15, 2017, 9:31 AM by James Tucker

Itinerary for Hylton HS Competition

Location: Hylton HS-Woodbridge, VA Date: 9/23/17

11:30 AM Report to MHS

12:00 PM Begin rehearsal in stadium

1:30 PM Pack and Load

2:30 PM Depart for Hylton HS

4:15 PM Approximate arrival at Hylton HS; unload and change into uniform

5:00 PM Stretch and Visual Warm-Up

5:45 PM Move to music warm-up

6:00 PM Music Warm-Up

6:30 PM Transit to Gate

6:45 PM Perform!

7:00 PM Post-show chat, change out of uniforms, dinner, and report to stadium for awards.

8:30 PM Awards

9:15 PM Depart Hylton HS

11:00 PM Approximate arrival at MHS


Notes:

-Bring money for dinner or pack dinner

-Students will eat lunch en route to the show. Please pack lunch, we will not stop

-Students are not to leave campus between rehearsal and departure

-Parents transporting students home from the competition site must provide a note by Wed Sept 20


2017-18 Band Information Mailing

posted Apr 18, 2017, 10:11 AM by James Tucker

Below, you'll find an electronic copy of the information mailing that is to go out this week. 

VBODA Honor Band

posted Mar 8, 2017, 3:32 PM by James Tucker

Because of Superior ratings earned at both the state marching assessment and district concert assessment, the Millbrook Band has been designated a VBODA Virginia Honor Band! This is the band's 8th honor band designation and the first since 2012-13. Congrats to all!

Congrats to all concert ensembles!

posted Mar 8, 2017, 3:28 PM by James Tucker

This past Saturday, the Concert Band, Symphonic Band, and Wind Ensemble all performed at the District XIV Concert Assessment. Concert Band earned an Excellent rating in Grade 3, Symphonic Band earned an Excellent rating in Grade 4, and the Wind Ensemble earned a Superior rating in Grade 5! 

All-Va Band Audition Selections!

posted Mar 8, 2017, 3:27 PM by James Tucker

Congrats to junior Tommy Camilo for being selected to represent Millbrook HS at the 2017 VBODA All-VA Band and Orchestra event! Tommy place 30th out of 100+ clarinetist from across the state. Way to go!

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