Currently Scheduled Events for the Bearcat Band, Spring 2015
January 6th – Little Caesar’s Pizza Kit Fundraiser Starts. Pay Up Front, sell 2 Weeks. Student Participation will
determine whether we continue to pursue the Bowl Game for Next Fall or Not.
January 12th – Monday Night Rehearsals start, 4 to 6 This Semester
January 13th, 14th, 15th – Brass (T), Percusion (W), and Woodwind (Th) Sectionals are 3:40 to 5:00.
January 19th – Little Caesar’s Deadline so order can be processed and sent in by Wednesday.
January 19th - Solo Practice with Neal will start at 6:00 each Monday after full band rehearsal until Solo Contest.
January 21st – Deadline for ALL ALL-DISTRICT KIDS to have accounts caught up AND have $20.00 for Hotel turned
in. If everyone can’t do this, we will not stay the night this year.
January 21st – District Solo and Ensemble Entry Deadline. Account must be caught up in addition to fees being paid.
January 30th and 31st – SEOBDA All-District Band in Durant
February 5th – GUARD REHEARSALS START – 6 to 8 on Thursdays till February 23rd when they move
back to Mondays.
February 14th - District S&E in Durant, Requesting Morning Performance Times
February 16th – No School, NO BAND PRACTICE either J
February 23rd – 7:30 a.m. Move to auditorium if possible, rehearsals in there until Contest.
February 23rd – Guard Rehearsals Moved Back to Mondays, 6 to 8, until Contest.
March 3rd or 4th – District Band Contest in Konowa
April 2nd – Guard Contest in McAlester, Possible 6,7,8th Grade Solo Contest
April 9th – 7:30 a.m. HS move to Auditorium, MS Rehearsals
April 12th – Spring Concert
April 20th or 21st – State Band Contest in Ada
April 21st or 22nd – State Solo and Ensemble in Stillwater
May 2nd – Band Banquet, 5:30 - HS Cafeteria
May 16th – HS and MS Graduations – MANDATORY Performances, Grades will be taken
May 19th – Last Day of School
May 21st – Possible SIX FLAGS trip IF we make it to State Contest
* Full Band Dates are in Bold, you may or may not be involved in the others.
Summer Events to be announced later. Possible Homecoming Parade if Trailer is available, Guard Camp, DCI in Tulsa, and Band Camp Dates. All of these will be announced as Semester Progresses.