2017 Blue Band Schedule

  • Performance Schedule

    Performance Schedule

    Date Time Venue Event
    9/02/2017 12:00 PM EST   Beaver Stadium vs. Akron
    9/09/2017 3:30 PM EST Beaver Stadium vs. Pittsburgh Panthers
    9/16/2017 7:30 PM EST Beaver Stadium vs. Georgia State
    9/23/2017 TBA Iowa City, Iowa vs. Iowa
    9/30/2017 TBA Beaver Stadium vs. Indiana
    10/07/2017 12:00 PM EST Evanston, Illinois vs. Northwestern
    10/21/2017 TBA Beaver Stadium vs. Michigan
    10/28/2017 3:30 PM EST Columbus, Ohio vs. Ohio State
    11/04/2017 TBA East Lansing, Michigan vs. Michigan State
    11/10/2017 5:00 PM EST State College, Pennsylvania Penn State Homecoming Parade  
    11/11/2017 12:00 PM EST Beaver Stadium vs. Rutgers            Homecoming
    11/17/2017 7:00 PM EST Eisenhower Auditorium Bandorama
    11/18/2017 TBA Beaver Stadium vs. Nebraska  
    11/25/2017 TBA College Park, Maryland vs Maryland
    12/02/2017 8:00 PM EST Lucas Oil Stadium, Indinapolis, IN  Big Ten Championship Game

     

     

     

  • Camp Schedule

    Camp Schedule

    Monday, August 14th                                                                                                                                    

    8:00am     Blue Band Building                       

    Dorm Move-in (Rookies, Percussion, Band Front);

    12:00pm    ALL PERCUSSION REPORT to Bandroom

          Rookie Majorettes report to the band front room

     1:00pm     ALL GUIDES REPORT (Location TBA)

     4:00pm    Rookie Silks/ ALL Percussion Dinner Break

     6:00pm    SILK RETURNEES REPORT to Bandroom

         Percussion Resume Auditions

     

    8:00pm    ALL PROSPECTIVE MEMBER INFORMATIONAL MEETING IN BANDROOM

     

    Tuesday, August 15th      Blue Band Building                                       

    ALL RETURNEE MEMBERS REPORT                            

    8:00am     Blue Band Building                                               

                          Dorm Move-in;                                    

                          Audition sign-up

    9:00am     Music Auditions Begin                 

    6:30pm     Auditions Close    

     

    7:00pm -9:00pm    RETURNEE MEMBER MEETING in Bandroom                 

            

    Wednesday, August 16th          1st OFFICIAL BLUE BAND REHEARSAL                        

      8:30am - 11:30am     1st Full Rehearsal (Returning and 1st Year Members) –FINAL SELECTIONS

    11:30am -   1:30pm     Lunch break

      1:30pm -   4:30pm    BLUE BAND REHEARSAL

      4:30pm -   7:00pm    Dinner break

      7:00pm -   10:00pm  BLUE BAND REHEARSAL

     

    Thursday – August 17th  Blue Band Building and/or Practice Field                       

     8:30am - 11:30am      BLUE BAND REHEARSAL

    11:30am -   1:30pm     Lunch break

      1:30pm -   4:30pm    BLUE BAND REHEARSAL

      4:30pm -   7:00pm    Dinner break

      7:00pm -   10:00pm  BLUE BAND REHEARSAL

               

    Friday – August 18th              Blue Band Building and Practice Field                   

    8:30am - 11:30am       BLUE BAND REHEARSAL

    11:30am -   1:30pm     Lunch break

      1:30pm -   4:30pm    BLUE BAND REHEARSAL

      4:30pm -   7:00pm    Dinner break

      7:00pm -   10:00pm  BLUE BAND REHEARSAL

     

    Saturday – August 19th   Blue Band Building and Practice Field

     

    10:00am – 1:00pm      Rehearsal                                            

    2:00pm -   4:00pm      LUNCH AVAILABLE

    4:00pm – 6:00pm       BLUE BAND FRIENDS & FAMILY DAY (Rehearsal)                             

    7:00                             1st YEAR Members depart for President’s Convocation (BJC)

                                                                                                                           

    Sunday – August 20th     Uniform Fitting/Distribution Day                                  

     

    11:00am                      Officers/Uniform Managers Report

     1:00 pm – 5:00           Uniform fittings and distribution Begin                                                         

     

     7:00 pm                      Rehearsal (Be A Part From the Start)

     

    Monday – August 21st  First Day of Classes!                                                     

     

    4:00 – 5:45 pm            Rehearsal – Blue Band Building / Practice Field

     

    Follow the weekly Blue Band rehearsal schedule for remainder of season. 

     

    Consult the Blue Band practice and performance calendar in your syllabus for details.

     

    NOTE: Monday – September 4th                  LABOR DAY – Blue Band Practice             

               

     9:00-12:00                  FINAL BLUE BAND CAMP REHEARSAL!!

     

    12:00                           Blue Band Labor Day Picnic
                                        Great food and games!  Fun for all, you won’t want to miss this!