Berrien Springs Band News

August 26, 2018

Back to School Night

Back to School Night is this Tuesday, August 28th.


Mr. Emeigh will be at the Middle School to greet new and returning students from 6pm to 7pm.


High School, you can pick up your schedules/locker assignments early - 6pm. We still have rehearsal at 6:30pm due to our home football game this week.


Middle Schoolers, if you would like to see the HS band rehearsal, you are welcome! We will either be rehearsing on the JV football field or at Sylvester Field. Follow the sound of music... :-)

2018 Concessions Schedule

This is open to Middle and High School families!


Below is the schedule for our concession stand. If you would like to work at one of the events, please contact Pam Stephenson via email, pstephenson1168@gmail.com or text at 226-228-6772.


Remember, students can work too! Money students/parents earn go into the student's band account. Students can pay for band camp, band accessories, and band trips out of their account.


08/31/2018 7:00 PM Varsity vs. Coloma


09/06/2018 6:30 PM JV vs. Benton Harbor


09/08/2018 9:00 AM Rocket vs. River Valley

09/08/2018 11:00 AM Minors vs. River Valley

09/08/2018 1:00 PM Flag vs. River Valley


09/14/2018 7:00 PM Varsity vs. Detroit Delta


09/21/2018 7:00 PM Varsity vs. Comstock


09/22/2018 9:00 AM Rocket vs. TBA

09/22/2018 11:00 AM Minors vs. Buchanan


09/25/2018 4:00 PM Middle School vs. Brandywine


09/27/2018 6:30 PM JV vs. Parchment


10/04/2018 6:30 PM JV vs. Buchanan


10/06/2018 9:00 AM Rocket vs. Eau Claire

10/06/2018 11:00 AM Minors vs. Eau Claire

10/06/2018 1:00 PM Flag vs. Eau Claire


10/12/2018 7:00 PM Varsity vs. Olivet (HOMECOMING/SENIOR NIGHT)


10/16/2018 4:00 PM Middle School vs. Buchanan


10/18/2018 6:30 PM JV vs. Oakridge

1st Football Game vs. COLOMA

Friday, Aug. 31st, 6pm

201 Sylvester Avenue

Berrien Springs, MI

Summer Uniform - show shirt, khaki shorts, athletic shoes/drillmasters

Call Time: 6pm

Warm up: 6:05pm

Run Through: 6:15pm

Line UP!: 6:30pm

Parade to Stadium: 6:35pm

Performance: 6:45pm

Star Spangled Banner: 6:55pm

Gametime: 7pm


Students that need to leave for religious events will be dismissed following the Star Spangled Banner. They can be picked up in the HS band room NO LATER than 7:30pm. The HS band room will close for the remainder of the game at 7:30pm.


Students who wish to purchase concessions may do so during the 3rd quarter only. FYI - No food/drink will be allowed in the stands around the instruments. Parents, please do not bring students food/drink in the stands. They will not be able to have it until the 3rd quarter.

Marching Band Shirt Order Forms due September 7th!

Michigan Marching Band Open Rehearsal/Performance Saturday!

Middle and High School students invited!


On September 1st, The University of Michigan Marching Band will make a stop in Southwest Michigan on their way to the UofM/Notre Dame game. They will rehearse and give a performance of their pre-game and halftime show at Lakeshore High School. This show is free-of-charge. This is a great opportunity to see a college marching band in action!


Schedule:

12:30- open rehearsal

1:30- meet and greet with high school band students

2:30- performance in full uniform


Please consider adding this event to your schedule on Saturday, September 1st! The address is: Lakeshore High School 5771 Cleveland Ave, Stevensville, MI 49127

Western Michigan University BAND DAY (Marching Band Only)

Saturday, Sep. 15th, 10am

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA

Kalamazoo, MI

More details TBA. The 10am start time is a placeholder until we get more information from WMU.


This is an ALL DAY required event. Students with Volleyball or religious services are excused, but MUST let Mrs. Rosselit know ASAP. She has to get the paperwork postmarked by September 5th. Thank you!

Questions? Contact Us!

Kelly Rosselit, Director of Bands: krosselit@homeoftheshamrocks.org

Adam Emeigh, Associate Director of Bands: aemeigh@homeoftheshamrocks.org