MARCHING BAND SCHEDULE, FIRST PLAYOFFS IN 15 YEARS WEEK!!!

Tue-Fri: NO REHEARSAL

Saturday, 22 November:
9AM – Buses arrive at Humanities
9:30 – Depart UWG
11:25 – Arrive at Abbott Stadium
11:30 – lunch (delivered to stadium)
12:15 – call time in full uniform
12:20 – warm-ups
12:35 – move into stadium
1:00 – kickoff vs. Tuskegee (Let’s Go Wolves!)
4:15 – game over
4:30 – change/load buses
5:00 – depart Abbott Stadium
5:10 – stop for dinner (per diem)
6:15 – load buses and depart Tuskegee
8:00 – arrive back at UWG

BAND SCHEDULE, NOVEMBER 10-15:

 

Monday, 10 Nov:
6:30 – Panel Discussion with 7 local band directors (choir room)
MUSIC MAJORS – THIS IS A MUST-ATTEND EVENT! DON’T MISS IT!!!

Tuesday, 11 Nov:
NO REHEARSAL

Wednesday, 12 Nov (Wind Ensemble):
3:00 – JoyRiDe
3:20 – Armenian Dances
3:55 – Jingle Bells Fantasy & Sleigh Ride w/Mr. Ruby
4:25 – Overture to Dancer in the Dark
4:35 – Christmas Festival
4:50 – Christmas Day

Thursday, 13 Nov (Marching Band):
3:15 – sectionals (Incredibles, All I Do is Win, Chameleon)
3:50 – full band music (same plus Get It On)
4:20 – learn adjusted half-time for Shorter (Opener/Long Train ONLY)

Friday, 14 Nov (Wind Ensemble):
RECORDING DAY!
3:00 – Armenian Dances
3:50 – JoyRiDe
4:00 – Christmas Festival
4:25 – Overture to Dancer in the Dark
4:30 – Jingle Bells Fantasy
4:37 – Sleigh Ride
4:45 – Christmas Day
NO MARCHING BAND REHEARSAL

Saturday, 15 Nov (Marching Band):
8:00 – load buses
8:20 – depart UWG
9:25 – arrive at Shorter University
9:30 – pregame snack (Chick-fil-a biscuits, provided by the Shorter Band!)
10:15 – call time in full uniform
10:20 – warmups
10:30 – parade block
10:35 – move into stadium and into stands
11:00 – kickoff (LET’S GO WOLVES!!!)
2:15 – game over
2:30 – eat lunch at stadium (TBD)
3:00 – change and load buses
3:30 – depart Shorter
4:35 – arrive back at UWG

MARCHING BAND SCHEDULE, FLORIDA TECH WEEK!!!

Tuesday, 4 November:

3:30 – Surveys & course evaluations (CASHEN HALL!!!)

If you are not enrolled in 2720 or 4720, please show up to fill out a survey!

Thursday, 6 November:
3:15 – sectionals (Incredibles, Brooklyn, Get It On)
3:45 – full band music (Incredibles, Brooklyn, stands tunes)
4:20 – run Pre-game
4:35 – learn Senior Day details
4:50 – run Half-time

Friday, 7 November:
NO REHEARSAL

Saturday, 8 November:
11:00 – call time in northeast stands
11:15 – sectionals
11:25 – parade block
11:30 – mini-concert at Wolf Plaze
11:40 – team arrival/Wolf Walk
11:45 – band pictures at Wolf Plaza
12:30 – lunch in northeast stands
1:25 – in full uniform
1:30 – depart stands
1:35 – pre-game (football and cheerleader senior recognition)
2:00 – kick-off (LET’S GO WOLVES!!!)

MARCHING BAND REHEARSAL SCHEDULE, HALLOWEEN WEEK!

Tuesday, 28 October:

no rehearsal – great job this weekend, enjoy your afternoon and come to the Wind Ensemble concert at 8:15!

Thursday, 30 October:
3:15 – sectionals (Get It On, Brooklyn, Incredibles)
3:50 – full band music (same plus Georgia)
4:30 – review pre-game

Friday, 31 October (meaningless bonus points for anyone showing up to rehearsal in costume):
5:30 – full band music (Georgia, Brooklyn, Get It On, Incredibles)
6:00 – review pre-game
6:30 – review half-time

Saturday, 1 November:
11:00 – call time in stands
11:15 – sectionals
11:25 – parade block to Wolf Plaza
11:30 – gameday concert at Wolf Plaza
11:40 – team arrival/Wolf Walk
12:00 – rehearsal at AOB field
12:45 – lunch in stands
1:35 – in full uniform
1:40 – depart stands for field
1:45 – line up for pre-game
1:48 – step off for pre-game
2:00 – kickoff – LET’S GO WOLVES!!!

Sunday, November 2: PREVIEW DAY
2:00 – call time at the Coliseum (blue band shirts)
2:30 – campus parade to TLC
2:50 – standstill performance between TLC & Campus Center

MARCHING BAND REHEARSAL SCHEDULE, GIBC WEEK!

Tuesday, 21 October:
3:15 – sectionals (Brooklyn, Get It On)
3:40 – full band music (Brooklyn, Get It On)
4:10 – Opener (clean)
4:25 – Fever (clean/add visual to hold)
4:50 – Bomb (clean/add visual to hold)

Thursday, 23 October:
3:15 – sectionals (Get It On – memorize!)
3:40 – full band music (Get It On)
4:00 – set backfield encore formation
4:15 – Feelin’ Good (clean)
4:55 – Feelin’ Good (run 2x)

Friday, 24 October (at the band field!):
5:30 – stretch/breathe
5:45 – sectionals (Get It On/Georgia fast section)
6:00 – full band music (Get It On/Georgia)
6:25 – Opener (review)
6:30 – Fever (review)
6:40 – Bomb (review)
6:45 – Feelin’ Good (review)
6:55 – Long Train (review/clean dance)
7:15 – Get It On

Saturday, 25 October:
6PM – load buses in front of Humanites
6:20 – depart UWG
7:15 – arrive at Hiram HS
8:05 – at buses in full uniform
8:10 – move to warmup area
8:15 – warmup
8:50 – move to gate
8:58 – exhibition performance at GIBC

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE, MIDNIGHT MADNESS/BEAT DELTA ST. WEEK!!!

Tuesday, 14 October:

3:15 – sectionals (Feeling Good, Get It On, Brooklyn)
3:45 – review/clean Feeling Good
4:25 – review/clean Bomb
4:45 – Midnight Madness rehearsal
11:00 – call time at the Coliseum for MM folks
11:23 – showtime

Thursday, 16 October:
3:15 – sectionals (Get It On, Brooklyn)
3:40 – full band music (Get It On, Brooklyn)
4:00 – review pregame
4:25 – review halftime (all four tunes plus Long Train)

Friday, 17 October:
5:30 – sectionals (long tones, fundamentals)
5:40 – halftime rehearsal w/dancers
6:45 – pregame rehearsal w/dancers

Saturday, 18 October:
11:00 – call time at University Stadium in stands
11:15 – sectionals (warm-up)
11:25 – line up at Wolf Plaza
11:30 – gameday concert at Wolf Plaza
11:40 – team arrival/Wolf Walk
12:00 – rehearsal behind AOB
12:45 – lunch at practice field
1:30 – back in stands
1:35 – in full uniform
1:40 – depart stands
1:45 – line up for pre-game
1:48 – step off for pre-game
2:00 – kickoff (LET’S GO WOLVES!!! BEAT OKRA!!!)

MARCHING BAND REHEARSAL SCHEDULE, BEAT VALDOSTA WEEK

Tuesday, 7 Oct:
3:15 – Sectionals (memorize Feeling Good)
3:35 – Full band music (Feeling Good)
3:45 – Pass out drill charts & coordinate sheets
3:50 – Learn new drill (Feeling Good)

Thursday, 9 Oct:
3:15 – Sectionals (Feeling Good, Brooklyn, Get It On)
3:40 – Finish/Review Feeling Good
4:25 – Clean opener
4:40 – Clean Fever
4:55 – Run halftime for VSU (Opener, Fever, Long Train)

Saturday, 11 Oct.:
7:00 – Load buses at Humanities
7:15 – Depart UWG
11:00 – Stop along route for lunch
12:30 – Arrive at VSU
12:45 – Change into full uniform
1:00 – Warm Up
1:25 – Move into stands
1:40 – VSU pregame
2:00 – Kickoff (Let’s Go Wolves!!!)
5:15 – change and load buses
6:00 – depart VSU
6:30 – stop for dinner along route
12:00 – arrive back at UWG

WIND ENSEMBLE SCHEDULE, 1ST WEEK OF OCTOBER

Wednesday, October 1:
3:00 Sectionals on Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Flutes/Clarinets: Band Room
Oboe: Practice Room
Saxophones: Percussion Studio
Bass Clarinets/Tuba: Band Office
Trumpet/Trombone/Horn: Choir Room
Percussion: Band Room
3:20 Short Ride in a Fast Machine
3:45 Radiant Joy
4:00 Mothership
4:25 Gone
4:35 Homecoming

Friday, October 3:
3:00 Fundamentals (EVERYONE)
3:10 Mothership
3:40 Radiant Joy
4:00 Homecoming
4:10 The Machine Awakes
4:25 Short Ride in a Fast Machine

5:00 AUDITIONS FOR MOTHERSHIP (Band Room)

ALSO, please listen to the mp3 of Overture to “Dancer in the Dark” by Björk that is attached in Dr. Byrd’s email.

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE: BAND ALUMNI WEEK!!!

Tuesday, 30 Sept:
3:15 – sectionals (Feeling Good, Get It On, Brooklyn)
3:55 – full band music (Feeling Good)
4:15 – clean opener
4:45 – clean Fever

Thursday, 2 October:
3:15 – sectionals (Feeling Good, Brooklyn, Stands Shorts)
3:45 – full band music (Feeling Good, Brooklyn)
4:05 – clean Pre-game
4:45 – run Half-time (learn Hall-of-Fame ceremony set)

Friday, 3 October:
5:30 – sectionals (fast section of GA, Stands Shorts)
5:40 – Half-time w/dancers
6:30 – Pre-game w/dancers
7:05 – Long Train dance rehearsal

Saturday, 4 October:
11AM – call time in stands at University Stadium
11:15 – form up at Wolf Plaza (no hats or gloves)
11:30 – mini-concert
11:40 – team arrival & Wolf Walk
12PM – move to AOB practice field
12:10 – run half-time show
12:30 – run pre-game show
12:45 – move into stands & eat lunch
1:30 – full uniform on
1:35 – depart stands
1:45 – step-off for pre-game
2:00 – kick-off: LET’S GO WOLVES!!!
8:45 – call time at warm-up area 2 at Central HS
9:25 – move from warm-up area to gate
9:35 – enter field (Let’s Go)
9:40 – exhibition performance at Super Bowl of Sound

If you’re an alumnae or alumnus of TSTLTS, please contact us via “West Georgia College Marching Band Alumni” group on facebook. You can join by clicking here! We’d love to see you this weekend!

MARCHING BAND ALUMNI WEEK!

CALLING ALL WOLVES AND BRAVES!!!

Saturday, Oct. 4th’s contest against West Alabama, in addition to being the Hall of Fame game, is also Band Alumni game!  Please take a moment (if you haven’t already) and join the marching band alumni group on facebook here.  There, you can let us know if you plan to attend and if you would like to perform with the 33rd edition of TSTLTS during our pregame show!  We can’t wait to see all of you former band members back in Carrollton!  Go Wolves – and Go Braves!!!

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