Band Updates

Band Notes for the week of April 30, 2018

April 30, 2018

Week of Monday, April 30th at a glance:

Please visit the calendar on the Mason Bands website for a complete list of events.   

Monday April 30

  • Winter Percussion, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Tuesday, May 1

  • Spring Concert,  7:00 pm

    • Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band, Concert White

Thursday, May 3

  • Marching Band Registration Information Session, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm, MHS Harvard Room

Saturday, May 5

  • Car Wash, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm 


Concert Uniforms: Help Request

Our Concert Uniform Committee is in need of help with uniforms before the concert this Tuesday. If you are available, please arrive to the band room at 6:00 pm. Additional help will be needed on Tuesday, May 15, at 6:30 pm.


Photo Book Pick-up

If you have paid for your 2017 photo book, they will be available for pick up outside the Auditorium this Tuesday, May 1, between 6:30 pm and 7:00 pm.


Car Wash: This Saturday - Volunteers Needed!

The car wash will take place this Saturday, May 5th from 10:00 am - 4: 00 pm, rain or shine.  It is required that all students involved in marching band participate. Students have received packets with additional information about the car wash. 

We will also need parents to supervise at each location. Each location has 3 available time slots for Parents to choose from.  Parents can sign up now on Charms.


2018 Marching Band Registration

Registration for students participating in Marching Band must be complete by May 13th. This includes both Charms and Final Forms online systems as well as new Health & Well Being forms. Registration Information Sessions have been scheduled on Thursday, May 3rd and Saturday, May 12th. We strongly encourage at least one parent/guardian to attend the session that best fits your schedule. There are a number of changes to the registration process this year including new forms for student Health & Well Being, Updates to Central Medications, and a new requirement this year for student physicals. Chromebooks will be available at each session (or bring your own device) so you can complete your online registration. Please see attached informationabout how to get fully registered and also refer to for all the information, help guides, and links to complete the registration process.


Marching Band Registration Information Sessions

Thursday, May 3rd 6:30-7:30 pm (MHS Harvard Room - enter through front MHS Main Entrance and the Harvard room is just past the main lobby on the left)

Saturday, May 12th 10:00-11:00 am (MHS Band Room)


Mason Band Merchandise

Have you checked out all the items available from the online store: For every order placed through the online Mason Band spirit store, the Mason Band Boosters receive a rebate from Friday Threads!


Upcoming Events

Monday, May 7

  • Winter Percussion, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Thursday, May 10

  • Percussion Ensemble Concert, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Saturday, May 12

  • Flower Sale pick-up, 9:00 am - noon, Small Commons

  • Marching Band Registration Info Session, 10:00 am - 11:00 am, Band Room

  • Percussion Placement Auditions, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm, MHS