2017 Band Week Schedules

Below you will find a tentative Band Week 2017 schedule for prospective members, returning members, percussion, and flags.  All times are subject to change, and a final schedule with locations will be distributed to students upon arrival at band week.


Prospective Members Tentative Schedule

TUESDAY 8/22

12:00-2:00 p.m. – picnic
2:00-3:45 p.m. – marching clinic

WEDNESDAY 8/23

9:30 a.m. – registration
10:00 am. – introductions
11:30 a.m. – lunch (provided)
12:30-3:30 p.m. – rehearsal
3:30 p.m. – break – dorm check-in
5:00-6:00 p.m. – dinner (provided)
6:00-9:30 p.m. – rehearsal

THURSDAY 8/24

8:30-11:45 a.m. – rehearsal
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. – lunch (provided)
1:00-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:00 p.m. – dinner (provided)
6:00-8:00 p.m. – rehearsal

FRIDAY 8/25

8:00-10:15 a.m. – squad marching practice
10:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – playing auditions
11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – lunch (provided)
12:30-2:00 p.m. – squad marching practice
2:00-3:30 p.m. – marching auditions
5:00-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
7:00 p.m. – POSTING OF THE 2016 – 2017 SHOWBAND OF THE SOUTHWEST

SATURDAY 8/26

8:30 a.m. – opening meeting
9:15-9:45 a.m. – section meetings
9:45-10:45 a.m. – section rehearsal
11:00-12:30 p.m. – rehearsal
12:30-2:00 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
2:00-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

SUNDAY 8/27

1:30-5:00 p.m. – rehearsal
5:00-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

MONDAY 8/28

8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – rehearsal
12:00-1:30 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
1:30-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:00 p.m. – dinner
6:00-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

TUESDAY 8/29

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – rehearsal
12:30-2:00 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
2:00-3:30 p.m. – rehearsal
3:30-4:00 p.m. – BREAK
4:00 p.m. – section leaders to the Tower
4:30-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-8:00 p.m. – rehearsal
8:10 p.m. – walk to Tower – “Gone to Texas” celebration
9:30 p.m. – end of Band Week celebration and pizza party at the Band Hall

WEDNESDAY 8/30 – FIRST DAY OF CLASSES/TEXAS FOOTBALL RALLY (evening)

THURSDAY 8/31 – REGULARLY SCHEDULED BAND REHEARSAL – 6:30-8:30 p.m.


Returning Members Tentative Schedule

THURSDAY 8/24

12:00-12:30 p.m. – registration
1:00-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:00 p.m. – dinner (provided)
6:00-8:00 p.m. – rehearsal

FRIDAY 8/25

8:00-10:15 a.m. – playing auditions
10:15-12:00 a.m. – squad marching practice
11:15-12:30 p.m. – lunch (provided)
12:30-2:00 p.m. – marching auditions
7:00 p.m. – POSTING OF THE 2016 – 2017 SHOWBAND OF THE SOUTHWEST

SATURDAY 8/26

8:30 a.m. – opening meeting
9:15-9:45 a.m. – section meetings
9:45-10:45 a.m. – section rehearsal
11:00-12:30 p.m. – rehearsal
12:30-2:00 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
2:00-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

SUNDAY 8/27

1:30-5:00 p.m. – rehearsal
5:00-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

MONDAY 8/28

8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – rehearsal
12:00-1:30 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
1:30-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:00 p.m. – dinner
6:00-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

TUESDAY 8/29

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – rehearsal
12:30-2:00 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
2:00-3:30 p.m. – rehearsal
3:30-4:00 p.m. – BREAK
4:00 p.m. – section leaders to the Tower
4:30-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-8:00 p.m. – rehearsal
8:10 p.m. – walk to Tower – “Gone to Texas” celebration
9:30 p.m. – end of Band Week celebration and pizza party at the Band Hall

WEDNESDAY 8/30 – FIRST DAY OF CLASSES/TEXAS FOOTBALL RALLY (evening)

THURSDAY 8/31 – REGULARLY SCHEDULED BAND REHEARSAL – 6:30-8:30 p.m.


Percussion Tentative Schedule

TUESDAY 8/22

12:00-2:00 p.m. – picnic
2:00-3:45 p.m. – marching clinic
6:00-9:00 p.m. – registration/auditions

WEDNESDAY 8/23

9:00-10:00 a.m. – auditions
10:00 a.m. – introductions
11:30 a.m. – lunch (provided)
12:30-3:30 p.m. – auditions
3:30 p.m. – break – dorm check-in
5:00-6:00 p.m. – dinner (provided)
6:00-9:30 p.m. – audition results posted/rehearsal

THURSDAY 8/24

8:30-10:00 a.m. – rehearsal
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. – lunch (provided)
12:30-3:50 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:00 p.m. – dinner (provided)
6:00-8:00 p.m. – rehearsal

FRIDAY 8/25

8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – rehearsal
11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – lunch (provided)
12:30-2:00 p.m. – rehearsal
2:00-3:30 p.m. – rehearsal
5:00-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal
7:00 p.m. – POSTING OF THE 2016 – 2017 SHOWBAND OF THE SOUTHWEST

SATURDAY 8/26

8:30 a.m. – opening meeting
9:15-9:45 a.m. – section meetings
9:45-10:45 a.m. – section rehearsal
11:00-12:30 p.m. – rehearsal
12:30-2:00 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
2:00-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

SUNDAY 8/27

1:30-5:00 p.m. – rehearsal
5:00-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

MONDAY 8/28

8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – rehearsal
12:00-1:30 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
1:30-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:00 p.m. – dinner
6:00-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

TUESDAY 8/29

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – rehearsal
12:30-2:00 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
2:00-3:30 p.m. – rehearsal
3:30-4:00 p.m. – BREAK
4:00 p.m. – section leaders to the Tower
4:30-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-8:00 p.m. – rehearsal
8:10 p.m. – walk to Tower – “Gone to Texas” celebration
9:30 p.m. – end of Band Week celebration and pizza party at the Band Hall

WEDNESDAY 8/30 – FIRST DAY OF CLASSES/TEXAS FOOTBALL RALLY (evening)

THURSDAY 8/31 – REGULARLY SCHEDULED BAND REHEARSAL – 6:30-8:30 p.m.


Flags Tentative Schedule

TUESDAY 8/22

12:00-2:00 p.m. – picnic
2:00-3:45 p.m. – marching clinic

WEDNESDAY 8/23

9:00 a.m. – registration
9:30 a.m. – meeting
10:00 a.m. – introductions
11:30 a.m. – lunch (provided)
12:30-3:30 p.m. – rehearsal
3:30 p.m. – break – dorm check-in
5:00-6:00 p.m. – dinner (provided)
6:00-9:30 p.m. – rehearsal

THURSDAY 8/24

8:30-11:45 a.m. – rehearsal
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. – lunch (provided)
12:30-3:50 p.m. – rehearsal
2:15-5:50 p.m. – Silk auditions
4:30-6:00 p.m. – dinner (provided)
6:00-8:00 p.m. – rehearsal

FRIDAY 8/25

8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – rehearsal
11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – lunch (provided)
2:00-3:30 p.m. – Big Flag marching audition & Silk rehearsal
5:00-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – silks rehearsal
7:00 p.m. – POSTING OF THE 2016 – 2017 SHOWBAND OF THE SOUTHWEST

SATURDAY 8/26

8:30 a.m. – opening meeting
9:15-9:45 a.m. – section meetings
9:45-10:45 a.m. – section rehearsal
11:00-12:30 p.m. – rehearsal
12:30-2:00 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
2:00-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

SUNDAY 8/27

1:30-5:00 p.m. – rehearsal
5:00-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

MONDAY 8/28

8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – rehearsal
12:00-1:30 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
1:30-4:30 p.m. – rehearsal
4:30-6:00 p.m. – dinner
6:00-9:00 p.m. – rehearsal

TUESDAY 8/29

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – rehearsal
12:30-2:00 p.m. – lunch (on your own)
2:00-3:30 p.m. – rehearsal
3:30-4:00 p.m. – BREAK
4:00 p.m. – section leaders to the Tower
4:30-6:30 p.m. – dinner (on your own)
6:30-8:00 p.m. – rehearsal
8:10 p.m. – walk to Tower – “Gone to Texas” celebration
9:30 p.m. – end of Band Week celebration and pizza party at the Band Hall

WEDNESDAY 8/30 – FIRST DAY OF CLASSES/TEXAS FOOTBALL RALLY (evening)

THURSDAY 8/31 – REGULARLY SCHEDULED BAND REHEARSAL – 6:30-8:30 p.m