FCPS Marching Band Festival
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Looking to order band jackets?
Head over to our apparel page to view photos and pricing or download order forms. First round of orders are due September 12 and we will place additional orders in October and November.
Fall 2014 Marching Band Competition, Festival, and Parade Schedule
Important: Competition schedules on weekends are determined by our performance time, and usually include a 3-hour rehearsal, packing, dinner, travel, warm-up, show, awards and return home. A typical weekend competition day begins in the early afternoon with a return around 11:30 PM, but this is variable. Information for each event will be sent via Yahoo Groups email.
- Thursday, August 21 Libertytown Parade, 7 pm. Band meets at LHS at 5:30 pm.
- Saturday, September 13 Walkersville H.S, MD Tournament of Bands (TOB) Competition
- Saturday, September 20 Liberty H.S. (Carroll County) TOB Competition
- Saturday, September 27 North Hagerstown H.S. (Washington Co.) TOB Competition
- Saturday, October 11 Musselman H.S. (Berkeley Co. WV) TOB Competition
- Monday, October 13 Frederick County Marching Band Festival at Linganore High School
(Rain Date: Monday, October 20)
- Saturday, October 18 TOB Chapter Championships at South Hagerstown H.S. (Washington Co.)
- Sunday, October 26 TOB Atlantic Coast Championships at Hershey Stadium, Hershey, PA
- Sunday, November 2 73rd annual Veterans’ Day Parade - Brunswick, MD
Fall 2014 Home Football Games
Games begin at 7 PM, band reports at 5 PM
- Friday, September 12 vs. Westminster
- Friday, September 19 vs. North Hagerstown
- Thursday, October 2 vs. Frederick
(Band and Guard senior recognition / 8th-grade band night)
- Friday, October 24 vs. Tuscarora (Homecoming)
- Friday, October 31 vs. Middletown
Band Booster Meetings
Meetings are held in the Library starting at 7pm. Executive board meets at 6:30pm.
All boosters are welcome and encouraged to attend because important decisions are made at every meeting. If you have a student in a band or guard program you are a booster!
- Tuesday, September 9
- Tuesday, October 14
- Tuesday, November 11
- Tuesday, December 9
- Tuesday, January 13
- Tuesday, February 10
- Tuesday, March 10
- Tuesday, April 14 (Election held for 2015 – 2016 board)
- May meeting is the Band Banquet (Date TBD)
Concert Band Rehearsals
Concert Band rehearsals include ALL winds and brass and 8 selected percussionists
- Thursday, November 6 Concert Band rehearsal, 2:45-5:15
- Tuesday, November 11 Concert Band rehearsal, 2:45-5:15
- Tuesday, November 18 Concert Band rehearsal, 2:45-5:15
- Tuesday, December 2 Concert Band Dress Rehearsal, 2:45-5:15
Our annual Holiday Concert will be held during the first week of December. A specific date will be announced later, after the sports calendar is published, so that we can avoid as many conflicts as possible.
Map to Linganore High School