News From The Bandroom

Once my band, Always my band

Updated June 18, 2021

NEW!! Rough band camp schedule!

This is for the 1st week. Leadership will be tweaking the schedule a bit but this is what we have so far:

12:00-12:30 - Full group in new gym

12:30 - 4:30 - Sections - Winds/Guard/Percussion

4:30 - 5:30 - Dinner Break - Each day will have a set theme! EX. Day one we eat in our sections, i.e. trumpets, snares, mallets, clarinets

5:30 - 6:30 - Leadership Hour - That's their hour to do team building work

6:30 - 9:00 - Outsdie! I mean outside! :)

NEW! Band Camp Clean up schedule!

Each night, a group will be in charge of cleaning up after us and taking out garbage.

Day 1 - Seniors

Day 2 - Juniors

Day 3 - Sophomores

Day 4 - Freshmen


That's the 1st week. We will work on week two soon!

NEW!!! BAND CAMP WORKOUT PLAN!!!

The leadership is working on a workout plan. This will be done before every rehearsal! The drum majors and band captain wanted to get this out to you asap so you can start getting ready!

Here is the start!


10 burpees

45 sec plank building to 1 min plank, 1.5 min plank

20 jumping jacks

10 lunges

15 squats

15 calf raises

25 sit ups/crunches

Run Interval: 45 sec run, 45 sec walk x 3, then 5.


Goal:

15 burpees

2 minute plank

35 jumping jacks

20 lunges

30 squats

25 calf raises

50 sit ups/crunches

Run Interval: 1 min sec run, 30 sec walk x 3, then 5.


If for any reason you cannot do an exercise, please come up with one you can do to substitute. That is up to you! You have to find something to put in it's place! "Find a way not an excuse".

New!!! Remind Codes for c/o 2025 and 2026!!

We are combining the girls' and boys' remind groups into one class for each graduation year. If you are class of 2026, text @ELB2026 to 81010. If you are class of 2025, text @ELB2025 to 81010. I will send out one last text to remind everyone to switch reminds! :)

NEW!!! Do you have an upcoming rookie or just need a refresher on the band info, Check out this link!!

Music for the Halftime show!

Check the buttons below to print your music!

Don't print it all! Just print the page you need.

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Beginner Band Newsletter

Check out the new Beginner Band Newsletter and tell us what you think!

The Official East Limestone Band Website!

Click this link for all of the past and present EL Band information!

Check Out Our Facebook Page!

Lots of great pictures and information here!

Find great pics on Instagram - east_limestone_band

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Remind codes!

They have not changed! We now go by graduation year! The list below is just to help new folks or new phones!


Send whichever code applies to you to 81010

2020-2021 7th grade girls/parents - @elbg2026

2020-2021 7th grade boys/parents - @elbb2026

2020-2021 8th grade girls/parents - @elbg2025

2020-2021 8th grade boys/parents - @elbb2025

2020-2021 9th graders - @elb2024

2020-2021 10th graders - @elb2023

2020-2021 11th graders - @elb2022

2020-2021 12th graders - @elb2021

THANK YOU SPONSORS!!!!!

THANK YOU CHICK-FIL-A ATHENS FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT!

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CHICK-FIL-A ATHENS is once again supporting the East Limestone Band as well as Night of Bands which supports ALL Limestone County/Athens City Bands! Way to go Chick! Thank you Matthew and the whole Chick Family! GO BAND! EAT MORE CHICKEN!

Village Pizza - East Limestone!!!

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Best Pizza Around! Order today!!

The East Limestone Band Staff

Until next time,...

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