WEEKLY EVENTS - (Updated 11/23/14)

Week of Nov 24

Monday - 24

7:15 Concert Bands

Tuesday - 25

7:15 Concert Bands

Wednesday - 26

Thanksgiving Break - No School

Thursday - 27
Happy Thanksgiving! - No School

Friday - 28

Thanksgiving Break - No School

Saturday - 29


Sunday - 30


Week of Dec 1

Monday - 1

7:15 Concert Bands

Tuesday - 2

7:15 Concert Bands

Wednesday - 3

7:15 Concert Bands
6:00 PM NHOA Meeting

Thursday - 4
7:15 Concert Bands

Friday - 5
INS Ceremony - Wind Ens

7:15 Concert Bands

Saturday - 6

All State - Final auditions (Westmoore HS)

Sunday - 7

Week of Dec 8

Monday - 8

7:15 Concert Bands
8:15 Orchestras Winter Concert - CPA

Tuesday - 9

7:00 Wind Ens rehearsal at CPA
7:15 Symphonic Band
8:15 Bands Winter Concert - CPA

Wednesday - 10

7:15 Concert Bands
6:00 PM NHOA Meeting

Thursday - 11
7:15 Concert Bands
8:15 Jazz Band Winter Concert - NHS

Friday - 12

7:15 Concert Bands

Saturday - 13

7:00 Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast (FYI)
8:30 Uniform Check out
9:00 Warm up w/NN
10:00 Norman Christmas Parade

Sunday - 14



Week of Dec 15

Monday - 15

7:15 Concert Bands

Tuesday - 16

7:15 Concert Bands - Finals
Finals

Wednesday - 17
7:15 Concert Bands - Finals

Thursday - 18
7:15 Concert Bands

Friday - 19
Last day of 1st Semester
7:15 Concert Bands
Blacklight Assembly

Saturday - 20


Sunday - 21


2014-2015 School Year
Second Semester



Week of Jan 5

Monday - 5

First day of 2nd semester
7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band
7:00 NHBA Meeting

Tuesday - 6

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Wednesday - 7

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Thursday - 8

Ms. Statham's Birthday!
7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Friday - 9
7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band
CODA Clinic
9:00 meet at Catlett for picture
10:00 rehearsals begin

Saturday - 10

CODA Clinic
9:00 rehearsals
2:00 Concert


Sunday - 11

Week of Jan 12

Monday - 12

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Tuesday - 13

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Wednesday - 14

Solo & Ensemble Deadline
7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Thursday - 15

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Friday - 16
7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Saturday - 17

NHS Semiformal Dance

Sunday - 18

Week of Jan 19

Monday - 19

Martin Luther King Day - NO SCHOOL

Tuesday - 20

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band
7:00 PM Wind Ensemble Concert - CPA

Wednesday - 21

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band
6:00 PM All State to Tulsa

Thursday - 22

All State Clinics - Tulsa
7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Friday - 23
7:15 Wind Ensemble
Itinerary TBA

9:00 Symphonic Band
8:15 PM Wind Ensemble performance at OMEA (PAC - Tulsa)

Saturday - 24


Sunday - 25

Week of Jan 26

Monday - 26

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Tuesday - 27

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Wednesday - 28

7:15 Wind Ensemble
Alcott Side by Side Rehearsal w/WE

9:00 Symphonic Band

Thursday - 29

7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Friday - 30
7:15 Wind Ensemble
9:00 Symphonic Band

Saturday - 31

NHS Semiformal Dance

Sunday - Feb 1


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2014-2015 School Year
First Semester


Week of May 26
Summer Break!

Monday - 26


Tuesday - 27

Wednesday - 28

Thursday - 29

Friday - 30

1:00 Color Guard Rehearsal

Saturday - 31

Sunday - Jun 1


W
eek of Jun 2
Summer Break!

Monday - 2


Tuesday - 3

Wednesday - 4

Thursday - 5
OU Saxophone Workshop

Friday - 6

OU Saxophone Workshop

1:00 Color Guard Rehearsal

Saturday - 7
OU Saxophone Workshop

Sunday - 8
OU Saxophone Workshop




Week of Jun 9
Summer Break!

Monday - 9


Tuesday - 10

Wednesday - 11

Thursday - 12
OU Clarinet Symposium

Friday - 13

OU Clarinet Symposium

Saturday - 14
OU Clarinet Symposium

Sunday - 15

 

Week of Jun 16
Summer Break!

Monday - 16

6:30 - 9:00 PM Marching Band rehearsal

Tuesday - 17
7:00 - 9:00 PM Building open for practice

Wednesday - 18

Thursday - 19

Friday - 20

1:00 Color Guard Rehearsal

Saturday - 21

Sunday - 22



Week of Jun 23
Summer Break!

Monday - 23


Tuesday - 24
(T) 7:00 - 9:00 PM Building open for practice

Wednesday - 25

Thursday - 26

Friday - 27

1:00 Color Guard Rehearsal

Saturday - 28

Sunday - 29


Week of Jun 30
Summer Break!

Monday - 30


Tuesday - Jul 1
7:00 - 9:00 PM Building open for practice

Wednesday - 2

Thursday - 3

Friday - 4


Saturday - 5

Sunday - 6


Week of Jul 7
Summer Break!

Monday - 7


Tuesday - 8
7:00 - 9:00 PM Building open for practice

Wednesday - 9

Thursday - 10

Friday - 11

1:00 Color Guard Rehearsal

Saturday - 12

Sunday - 13


Week of Jul 14
Summer Break!

Monday - 14

6:30 - 9:00 PM Marching Band rehearsal

Tuesday - 15
7:00 - 9:00 PM Building open for practice

Wednesday - 16

Thursday - 17

Friday - 18

1:00 Color Guard Rehearsal

Saturday - 19

Sunday - 20



Week of Jul 21
Summer Break!

Monday - 21


Tuesday - 22
7:30 PM DCI in the Heartland- Mustang, OK

Wednesday - 23

Thursday - 24

Friday - 25

1:00 Color Guard Rehearsal

Saturday - 26

Sunday - 27

Week of Jul 28
Summer Break!

Monday - 28

8:00 - 4:00 Drum Line/Front Ens/Color Guard Camp

Tuesday - 29
8:00 - 4:00 Drum Line/Front Ens/Color Guard Camp

Wednesday - 30
8:00 - 4:00 Drum Line/Front Ens/Color Guard Camp

Thursday - 31
8:00 - 4:00 Drum Line/Front Ens/Color Guard Camp

Friday - Aug 1

8:00 - 4:00 Drum Line/Front Ens/Color Guard Camp

Saturday - 2

Sunday - 3


Week of Aug 4
Summer Break!

Monday - 4

2:00 - 10:00 PM Band Camp (everyone)

Tuesday - 5
2:00 - 10:00 PM Band Camp (everyone)

Wednesday - 6
2:00 - 10:00 PM Band Camp (everyone)

Thursday - 7
Senior Enrollment
9:00 AM Uniform Fitting
5:30 PM Shoe & Glove Fitting - orders turned in today
2:00 - 10:00 PM Band Camp (everyone)

Friday - 8

Junior Enrollment
9:00 AM Uniform Fitting
2:00 - 10:00 PM Band Camp (everyone)

Saturday - 9

Sunday - 10


Week of Aug 11
Summer Break!

Monday - 11

Sophomore Enrollment
9:00 AM Uniform Fitting
6:00 PM Band Camp (everyone)

Tuesday - 12
Freshmen Enrollment
9:00 AM Uniform Fitting
5:15 PM Uniform Check Out
5:30 Pictures (everyone)
6:00 PM Band Camp (everyone)

Wednesday - 13
9:00 AM Uniform Fitting
6:00 PM Band Camp (everyone)
6:00 PM Band Parents Meeting
7:15(ish) PM Preview Performance

Thursday - 14
Professional Day (no rehearsal)

Friday - 15

Professional Day (no rehearsal)

Saturday - 16

Sunday - 17


W
eek of Aug 18

Monday - 18

Professional Day (no rehearsal)

Tuesday - 19
Professional Day (no rehearsal)

Wednesday - 20
First Day of School

7:15 Marching Band (inside)

Thursday - 21
7:15 Marching Band (outside)

Friday - 22

7:15 Marching Band

Saturday - 23

Sunday - 24

 

Week of Aug 25

Monday - 25

7:15 Marching Band
6:30 PM Open House

Tuesday - 26
7:15 Marching Band

Wednesday - 27
7:15 Marching Band

Thursday - 28
7:15 Marching Band

Friday - 29
7:00 Marching Band - w/North AT NHS


Saturday - 30

Sunday - 31

 

Week of Sep 1

Monday - 1

No School - LABOR DAY

Tuesday - 2
7:15 Marching Band
Stretch/Lunch/PM Pit Orch Auditions - WW

Wednesday - 3
7:15 Marching Band
Stretch/Lunch/PM Pit Orch Auditions - Brass/Strings

Thursday - 4

7:15 Marching Band
5:30 PM Taste of Norman
7:30 AWAY Football vs. Norman North @ OU
*** Uniform: Band Shirt & Khaki shorts

Friday - 5

No Marching Band rehearsal this morning
Stretch/Lunch/PM Pit Orch Auditions - Perc/extra

Saturday - 6
8:00 - 10:00 Orchestra & Applebees Pancake fundraiser

Sunday - 7

Week of Sep 8

Monday - 8

7:15 Marching Band
1:00 Sym Orchestra - Tryout - G major scale
6:45 Color Guard Rehearsal
7:00 PM NHBA Meeting

Tuesday - 9

7:15 Marching Band
4:15 Pit Orchestra Rehearsal
6:30 Alcott/Irving Football Game @ NHS


Wednesday - 10
CODA/ALL STATE entry fees due
7:15 Marching Band

Thursday - 11
7:15 Marching Band
12:15 Full Orchestra rehearsal

Friday - 12

7:15 Marching Band
1:00 Sym Orch Tryout - D major
*** 5:15 Uniform Check Out
*** 5:40 Warm Up
*** 6:10 March Around
*** 6:48 Pre-Game

7:00 Home Football vs. Deer Creek

Saturday - 13

Sunday - 14

Week of Sep 15

Monday - 15

7:15 Marching Band
6:45 Color Guard Rehearsal

Tuesday - 16

7:15 Marching Band
4:15 Pit Orchestra Rehearsal

Wednesday - 17
7:15 Marching Band

Thursday - 18
7:15 Marching Band
12:15 Full Orchestra rehearsal
*** 5:30 Meet at NHS
*** 6:00 Leave for Moore HS
*** 7:00 Away Football at Moore (pep band)
*** 10:00 Depart for NHS
*** 10:30 Arrive NHS


Friday - 19

7:15 Marching Band
1:00 Sym Orch Tryout - A or E major

Saturday - 20
Moore Outdoor Music Festival
9:00 Marching Band Rehearsal @ NHS
11:00 Lunch
12:15 Load Bus
12:30 Leave for Moore
1:00 Arrive Moore HS, unload, change
1:50 Move to warm up area
2:00 Warm Up
2:45 Performance
Dinner TBA
Finals begin at 6:00
10:00 Massed Bands - Awards
11:00 Leave for NHS
11:30 Arrive NHS



Sunday - 21

Week of Sep 22

Monday - 22

7:15 Marching Band
*** CONCERT BAND AUDITIONS ***
Winds - Scales
Percussion - Snare/Marimba/Timp/SR

6:45 Color Guard Rehearsal

Tuesday - 23

7:15 Marching Band
*** CONCERT BAND AUDITIONS ***

WW (no saxes) - Etudes, SR
BR/Sax - outside
Percussion - finish aud or outside


OCU Orchestra Performance for Orchestra Students
*** 10:30 All Orchestra Students report to Band/Orch Bldg
*** 10:45 Load Buses and leave
*** 11:30 OCU Orchestra Performance @ CPA
*** 12:45 Load / return to NHS
*** 1:00 Lunch

4:30 - 6:15 Pit Orchestra Rehearsal

Wednesday - 24
7:15 Marching Band
*** CONCERT BAND AUDITIONS ***
WW (no saxes) - outside
BR/Sax
- Etudes, SR
Percussion - outside


Thursday - 25
7:15 Marching Band
12:15 Full Orchestra rehearsal
*** 5:30 Meet at NHS
*** 6:00 Leave for Moore HS
*** 7:00 Away Football at Westmoore (pep band)
*** 10:00 Depart for NHS
*** 10:30 Arrive NHS


Friday - 26

7:15 Marching Band
1:00 Sym Orch Tryout - TBA

Saturday - 27

Sunday - 28

Week of Sep 29

Monday - 29

7:15 Marching Band
6:45 Color Guard Rehearsal

Tuesday - 30

7:15 Marching Band
8:30 Wind Ensemble Meeting in Sm Reh Rm
4:30 Pit Orchestra Rehearsal

Wednesday - Oct 1
7:15 Marching Band

Thursday - 2
7:15 Marching Band
12:15 Full Orchestra rehearsal
7:00 (T) Wind Ens Picture - Andrews Park

Friday - 3

7:15 Marching Band
*** 5:15 Uniform Check Out
*** 5:40 Warm Up
*** 6:10 March Around
*** 6:48 Pre-Game

*** 7:00 Home Football vs. Jenks

Saturday - 4
Mustang Nightrider Invitational Contest
9:00 Marching Band Rehearsal @ NHS
9:45 Snack
10:15 Load Bus
10:30 Leave for Mustang
11:15 Arrive Mustang HS, unload, change
12:10 Move to warm up area
12:20 Warm Up
1:15 Performance
Dinner TBA
Finals begin at 7:00
10:00 Massed Bands - Awards
11:00 Leave for NHS
11:30 Arrive NHS


Sunday - 5

Week of Oct 6

Monday - 6

7:15 Marching Band
6:30PM H2 Sax Quartet Performance and Clinic - TBA
6:45 Color Guard Rehearsal
7:00 NHBA Meeting

Tuesday - 7

7:15 Marching Band
4:30 Pit Orchestra Rehearsal
6:00 PM Band Directors on Sports Talk - O'Connells

Wednesday - 8
7:15 Marching Band

Thursday - 9
No School - Fall Break


Friday - 10

No School - Fall Break

Saturday - 11

OU - Texas Football

Sunday - 12

6:00 PM Wind Ensemble rehearsal

Week of Oct 13

Monday - 13

7:15 Marching Band
6:45 Color Guard Rehearsal

Tuesday - 14

7:15 Marching Band
4:30 Pit Orchestra Rehearsal

Wednesday - 15
7:15 Marching Band

Thursday - 16
7:15 Marching Band
Homecoming Parade
Uniform: Black Pants, Orange Shirt, Black Socks and marching shoes
*** 6:00 meet at First Baptist Church
*** 6:30 Homecoming Parade followed by pep rally at NHS


Friday - 17

7:15 Marching Band
Home Football - w/8th Graders from Irving and Alcott
4:00 Pizza ($3.00)
4:30 Uniform check out
5:00 Warm Up
5:15 Rehearsal w/8th Graders
6:00 March Around
6:30 Homecoming
7:00 Home Football vs. Edmond Memorial
Halftime w/8th graders
Reception following the game


Saturday - 18

Sunday - 19

6:00-8:30 PM Wind Ensemble rehearsal

Week of Oct 20

Monday - 20

7:15 Marching Band
6:45 Color Guard Rehearsal

Tuesday - 21

7:15 Marching Band
4:30 Pit Orchestra Rehearsal

Wednesday - 22
7:15 Marching Band

Thursday - 23
7:15 Marching Band

Friday - 24

7:15 Marching Band

Saturday - 25


Sunday - 26


Week of Oct 27

Monday - 27

7:15 Marching Band
6:45 Color Guard Rehearsal

Tuesday - 28

OSSAA Regional Marching Contest
(Tentative schedule)
7:15 Load truck (percussion)
7:30 Meet in Band Room
8:00 Load buses
8:30 Rehearsal at Alcott
10:30 Load bus
10:45 Leave Alcott
11:00 Lunch
11:45 Load bus (NHS)
12:00 leave for Yukon
12:45 Arrive Yukon - unload, dress
1:40 Transit to Warm Up
1:50 Warm Up
2:30/2:35 Transit to performance
2:45 Performance
3:00 Change, load bus
3:30 Watch Del City, Mustang
4:00 Leave for NHS
5:00 Arrive NHS



Wednesday - 29
7:15 Marching Band

Thursday - 30
7:15 Marching Band
4:30 Pit Orchestra Rehearsal
8:00 PM US Army Jazz Ambassadors (OCCC) (click for ticket info)

Friday - 31

7:15 Marching Band
5:15 Uniform Check Out
5
:45 Warm Up
6:15 March Around
6:48 Pre-Game
7:00 Football vs Putnam City


Saturday - Nov 1


Sunday - 2


Week of Nov 3

Monday - 3

NO BAND this morning - sleep in!
4:30 White Christmas Rehearsal (NHS)

Tuesday - 4

7:15 Concert Bands meet
load anything needed for pit orchestra after band
4:30 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)

Wednesday - 5

7:15 Concert Bands
4:30 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)

Thursday - 6
7:15 Marching Band
4:30 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)
5:00-8:00 Parent/Teacher Conferences
Mr. Meiller & Mr. Deardorf will NOT be available for conferences tonight.

Friday - 7

NO SCHOOL - Parent/Teacher Conferences
1:00 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)
Home Football - senior night
5:45 Uniform Checkout
6:05 Warm Up
6:15 Go to stadium (no march-around)
6:30 Football Senior Recognition
6:48 Pre-Game
7:00 Home Football vs. Putnam City
Senior recognition for band will be at halftime
Reception after game


Saturday - 8

CODA Auditions - Edmond Santa Fe HS

Sunday - 9



Week of Nov 10

Monday - 10

7:15 Concert Bands
5:00 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)

Tuesday - 11

7:15 Concert Bands
5:00 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)
1:00 Sym Orch - Dr. Brad Benson, clinician

Wednesday - 12

7:15 Concert Bands
5:00 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)

Thursday - 13
7:15 Concert Bands, Dr. Bill Wakefield, clinician
12:15 Full Orchestra rehearsal
5:00 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)

Friday - 14

7:15 Concert Bands
*** Wind Ens. - Tryout Bb, B, C, Db scales
5:00 White Christmas Rehearsal (CPA)

Saturday - 15


Sunday - 16


Week of Nov 17

Monday - 17

7:15 Concert Bands
9:30 AM White Christmas performance (9:00 call)

Tuesday - 18

7:15 Concert Bands
OSSAA State String Orchestra Contest - Santa Fe HS
10:00 Symphony warms up - small reh. room
Philharmonia warms up - large reh. room
Be in performance attire when we leave
11:15 leave for Edmond
12:00 Lunch at Quail Springs Mall
1:15 leave for Santa Fe
2:05 Philharmonia warms up
2:30 Philharmonia performs
3:45 Symphony warms up
4:10 Symphony performs
5:00 leave for Norman
6:00 arrive at NHS

Wednesday - 19

7:15 Concert Bands, Kelly Hancock, bassoon clinician
9:30 AM White Christmas performance (9:00 call)

Thursday - 20
7:15 Concert Bands
9:30 AM White Christmas performance (9:00 call)

Friday - 21

7:15 Concert Bands
*** Wind Ens. - Tryout D, Eb, E, F scales

12:15 Full Orchestra rehearsal
7:00 White Christmas performance (6:30 call) - if football team is not in playoffs

Saturday - 22

All State Jazz Auditions - Midwest City HS
7:00 White Christmas performance (6:30 call)

Sunday - 23
2:30 White Christmas performance (2:00 call)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dec 17-19 First Semester Final Exams
Dec 19 Blacklight Assembly
Dec 22 - Jan 2 Winter Break

Jan 9-10 CODA Clinic
Jan 14 Solo/Ens entry deadline
Jan 20 Wind Ensemble Concert w/NN, UCO
Jan 21-24 All State Clinics - Tulsa
Jan 23 Wind Ensemble at OMEA
Jan 28 Alcott Side by Side w/WE

Feb 2 NHBA Meeting
Feb 7 7th Grade Honor Band - CPA
Feb 9 Matthew Troy Clinician w/Sym Orch
Feb 11 Norman Orchestra Clinic
Feb 18 State Orchestra Contest - Philharmonia
Feb 19 State Orchestra Contest - Symphony
Feb 19 Robert Cason Memorial Percussion Concert
Feb 21 OSAI Auditions at NHS
Feb 28 District Solo/Ens Contest at NHS

Mar 2 NHBA Meeting
Mar 5 State S/E entry deadline
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MEN: Plain Black socks, Black dress shoes (no boots), Tuxedo jacket & pants (provided), bow tie,
white long sleeve dress (or tux) shirt


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