Saturday Sept. 28th. GTC marching contest in Denton

SATURDAY ITINERARY

Saturday Sept. 28th 2019

Golden Triangle Contest

C.H. Collins Stadium

1500 Long Road

Denton TX 76207

 

This is a long day. Please make sure that you eat breakfast before you arrive. The boosters will provide a sack lunch for you. Make sure that you arrive wearing your band shirt, band shorts and black socks. Make sure you bring $8.00 dollars for the Denton meal that is being catered by the Denton Band Boosters. Our Boosters will provide water bottles. Students may bring extra cash for souvenirs and other snacks from the concession stand…again…it will be a late night.

 

(Colorguard arrives early with Mrs. Alberts. No other band members need to be there at that time.)

 

8:00am-doors open

8:30am-start getting uniforms and loading the trailer

9:30am-load buses and depart for Denton

11:30am-arrive in Denton, unload, get into full uniform

12:40pm-warm up

1:20pm-move to stadium

1:25pm-ready position

1:30pm-PERFORMANCE

1:45pm-load the trailer and change out of uniform-you must remain in your band shirt and shorts.

2:30pm-head back to the stands to watch the other bands

4:30pm-Drum Major Retreat & Announcement of Finals

5:00pm-eat our dinner

 

At this point, it is a toss-up for finals. We will find out when we march again by 4:30pm. Our finals will take place sometime between 6:30pm and 8:00pm depending upon our draw. After that we will pack up again and change.

 

10:00pm-Awards Ceremony-Drum Major Retreat

10:30pm-Load the buses and go home.

12:30amish-Arrive back in Kemp to unload and go home.

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Friday Sept. 27th FB game at Dallas Christian

FRIDAY ITINERARY
Friday Sept. 27 2019
KEMP at Dallas Christian HS

4:00pm Report to HS Band Hall
Load Trailer,
Get dressed in Band Shirt, Band Shorts, Black Socks, Bibbers & Marching Shoes

5:00pm Load Buses and depart
6:30pm Arrive in Dallas Christian, Unload Equipment
6:45pm Line up and enter Stadium for set up and warm up
7:15pm School Song and Fight Song
7:30pm Kick Off
8:30pmish Half Time
10:15pmish End of Game, Load Equipment
10:45pmish Depart for Kemp ISD
11:45pmish Arrive in Kemp, Unload Equipment, Go Home!

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Friday the 20th/Saturday the 21st

DON’T FORGET TO BRING YOUR MEAL DEAL MONEY!!!!!!!!!!

FRIDAY ITINERARY
Friday Sept. 20 2019
KEMP at Commerce HS

3:41pm Report to HS Band Hall
Load Trailer,
Get dressed in Band Shirt, Band Shorts, Black Socks, Bibbers & Marching Shoes

4:30pm Load Buses and depart
6:30pm Arrive in Commerce, Unload Equipment
6:45pm Line up and enter Stadium for set up and warm up
7:15pm School Song and Fight Song
7:30pm Kick Off
8:30pmish Half Time
10:15pmish End of Game, Load Equipment
10:45pmish Depart for Kemp ISD
12:30amish Arrive in Kemp, Unload Equipment, Go Home!

There is a possibility of rain this Friday. We have been invited to seek shelter in CHS band hall. If rain doesn’t let up, we’ll update our schedule and post the info.

 

Saturday the 21st

Please scroll down to the previous post that Mr. Manuel published for the drumline contest in Wills Point

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Wills Point Drumline Competition Saturday, September 21st.

Saturday the 21st is for percussion, drum majors, soloists and pit crew. This will be at Wills Point high school. Pit crew will wear their pit crew shirt. Performing members will be wearing uniforms (band shirt, band shorts, and black socks should be worn underneath). Bring your money for foods and merchandise.

 

11:30am PERFORMERS report to band hall/rehearsal

 

1:30pm PIT CREW report to band hall

 

2:00pm load and depart

 

3:15pm arrive and unload

 

4:15pm warm up

 

5:15pm performance

 

5:30pm load trailer and watch performances

 

7:30pm awards

 

8:00pm-ish depart for Kemp

 

9:00pm-ish arrive home, unload and go home

 

We will post adjusted times on the Band app

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Football game here Friday 9-13-19

The game for this Friday is at home vs Waxahachie Life.

The band hall will be open right after school for sectionals and individual practice. Be ready in your band shirt, band shorts and black socks.

Bring your $5 for your meal deal if you haven’t already.

We’ll start full band rehearsal at 5:00pm.

Trooping will begin around 6:30pm.

Game starts at 7:30pm.

Halftime around 8:15-8:45.

Game ends around 10:00-10:30pm.

Students need to put away equipment and clean the band hall before they leave.

Please be ready to pick up students in the front of the high school.

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FRIDAY ITINERARY
September 4, 2019
KEMP at MABANK

Each student needs to bring $5 for their meal deal if they haven’t already.

You need your band shirt, band shorts, long black socks (we have some for $1 if you need a pair). Full uniform tomorrow.

3:35pm Band Hall open for sectionals or individual work
4:45pm Full Band rehearsal
5:30pm New uniform procedures
Load Trailer and start getting dressed in bibbers
6:00pmish Depart for Mabank
6:30pmish Arrive in Mabank, Unload Equipment
6:45pm Line up and enter Stadium for set up and warm up
7:15pm School Song and Fight Song
7:30pm Kick Off
8:30pmish Half Time
10:15pmish End of Game, Load Equipment
10:45pmish Depart for Kemp HS
11:00pmish Arrive in Kemp, Unload Equipment, Go Home!

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FB Game Friday vs. Sunnyvale in Kemp

The game for this Friday is at home vs Sunnyvale.

The band hall will be open right after school for sectionals and individual practice. Be ready in your band shirt, band shorts and black socks.

Bring your $5 for your meal deal if you haven’t already.

We’ll start full band rehearsal at 4:45.

Trooping will begin around 6:30pm.

Game starts at 7:30pm.

Halftime around 8:15-8:45.

Game ends around 10:00-10:30pm.

Students need to put away equipment and clean the band hall before they leave.

Please be ready to pick up students in the front of the high school.

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Calendar for August and September-Print it off and post it on your fridge!

Click the link below to see the 2 month calendar…also…scroll down and read recent posts!

Visual August-September 2019 calendar

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High School Summer Band

Here we go folks! 2019-2020 is here! We are really excited for the start of the year. Many things have gone into preparing for the year.

Please access the calendar on the HS Band tab at the top of the page. Make sure you are aware of times for practices. All practices are required as we get ready to take the field by storm with this year’s show…”On the Brink…”

Remember students-you need to hydrate hydrate hydrate. This helps you stay healthy and ready to participate. Water up always…especially before you go to bed at night. Bring your own water jug if you have one!

EAT REAL FOOD! EVERYDAY! AND HYDRATE AGAIN!

School appropriate shorts, shirt and shoes during practice. Tennis shoes…no open toes, flipflops, boots, vans, crocks…whatever else there is…just plain old regular shoes.

SUNSCREEN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Bring it…Wear it!

 

If you haven’t done your physical yet…you have until July 31st according to UIL rules for this year. Please get it turned in right away.

 

If you need a ride to anything we have…to here or back home…contact Mr. Christy on his cell-903-802-0515.

Bring money for lunches. Transits will run for those that need to do fast food. You may bring your lunch as well. Yes…we have a refrigerator and microwaves.

Holler if you have any questions.

Mr. Christy 903-802-0515

 

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Please Welcome Mr. Mahlandt-DCI-The Colts are coming!-Leadership training

Please welcome Mr. Taylor Mahlandt to the Kemp Band Family. He comes to us from the Dallas area-originally from Missouri. He is a brass specialist and his primary instrument is French Horn. We are happy to have him aboard.

Those going on the DCI trip. Please meet at the band hall at 3PM. We want to try and leave by 3:30 to attend the “Kick Start” program that is being sponsored over at the West Mesquite High School auditorium. Bring money for dinner/snacks/souvenirs at the stadium.

The Colts Drum Corps will be invading Kemp America for 2 days! Come watch how the big dogs get ready! All of their practices are open to the public. For more information about DCI, visit their website.

http://www.DCI.org

Leadership training and work day for Officers, Section Leaders and Seniors is on Tuesday the 23rd. We will start around 9:00am and finish around 6pm.

 

 

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