On Tuesday, August 8th, we will have our final RBMB Rehearsal prior to Band Camp from 6:30-9:00 PM. We will continue to work on the Opener and begin working on the 2nd Movement of the show.
Also on Tuesday, we will hold a training session for parents interested in chaperoning band events throughout the year. We will begin at 7:00 PM in the Auditorium. If you are not able to make it on the 8th, we will hold a second training session on August 29th at 7:00 PM.
On Friday, August 11th, the RBMB Student Leadership will have a Work Day from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. This is a required meeting for all members of our Student Leadership Team.
RBMB Uniform Fittings will also take place on Friday, the 11th from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Fitting Times are as follows:
Percussion: 9:00 – 11:00 AM
Woodwinds: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Brass: 2:00 – 4:00 PM
The Drum Corps International World Championship Semi-Finals will be broadcast live on Pay-Per-View on Friday, August 11th. All Courtland Band Students, families, and alumni are invited to attend the broadcast beginning at 5:00 PM. We will be watching in the Auditorium. Bring your own snacks and drinks and enjoy the best drum corps in the world. To learn more about Drum Corps International, visit http://www.dci.org.
Band Camp begins on Monday, August 14th at 8:00 AM. Band Camp is required for all members of the RBMB (Winds, Percussion, and Guard). A separate email will be sent out to all members of the Royal Brigade Marching Band with more detailed information about Band Camp.