Band Updates

Band Notes, November 19, 2017

November 19, 2017

Upcoming Events in November:

Please visit the calendar on the Mason Bands website for a complete list of Mason Bands events, including Concert Band events.

Monday, November 27

  • WMHS Winter Guard Audition Clinics begin, details below

  • Marching Band Awards Night, 6:00 pm, High School Auditorium

Thursday, November 30

  • Fall Fundraiser Pick-up, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, High School Small Commons

  • MMS Winter Guard Meeting, 7:00 pm, High School Band Room


WMHS Winter Guard Audition Clinics

Auditions for the Competitive Winter Guard begin on November 27th  in the Large Commons.

  • Students wishing to audition must bring their audition application form signed by a parent/guardian.  If you did not pick up the information packet at the WG meeting, please email Andy Acheson at

  • Student should also log into Final Forms at and add “Coed Winter Guard” as a new activity to the student’s profile.  (If the student becomes a member of the WG,  the physician’s form must then be printed off, signed by a physician, and turned in by Dec 15th).

  • Please wear exercise clothing close to the body so it is not caught during dancing or flag movement at the clinics.


MMS Winter Guard

Parent/Potential Member Meeting will be on November 30th at 7pm in the High School Band Room.


Committee Chair Needed: 2018 Feed the Band

We are currently looking for a 2018 Feed the Band Committee Chair, who is responsible for overseeing arrangements to feed the band. If you are interested in this position, please contact


Next Booster Meetings: 12/14 and 1/4

Please note, the next Booster Meetings are scheduled for:

  • Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 7:00 pm, and

  • Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 7:00 pm.


At the December 14 meeting, we will be voting on our 2018 Board.