October 21st, 2017
Eat a Big Breakfast and LUNCH Prior to Arrival
BRING EXTRA WATER and SNACKS for the bus—SAVE some for the ride home
Wear your 2017 RB Shirt until after both performances
12:00 Uniform Room opens for problems
12:15 Got a truck--can you help us move tubas and battery from Building??
12:20 Battery and Tubas move to the loading area (NORTH LOT)
12:40 Take roll/get organized/pass out $10
2:30 Arrive in HOPtwon
Stadium of Champions
Change into Uniform --Yes to sunglasses
Pit to equipment Truck
3:00 Leave for Warm up area
4:00 Perform in uniform--yes sunglasses
4:15 stage pit for PM performance
Eat 4:45-5:45 $5 meal deal
Hang out at Contest
RB shirt ticket to contest
7:15 Leave for Warm up area
8:15 Perform in uniform--NO sunglasses
9:30 depart Or sooner
11:00 arrive home
Take your uniform/shako/shoes/etc home
Battery sousaphones--return equipment to storage
Pit unload truck
1st to be loaded --battery and sousaphones
Bus # 1 3 sousaphones 3 snares/carriers
Bus # 2 4 sousaphones 2 snares/carriers
Bus # 3 4 sousaphones 2 snares/carriers
Bus # 4 4 sousaphones 2snares/carriers
2nd to be loaded (Your stuff goes on your bus)
Uniforms --Brass--Saxes--Flag Bags--under the bus (includes Sousaphones)
Hat boxes--Clarinets--Flutes------ Go on bus
Don’t play until instructed to--no hacking
We will start in sub-section warm-ups (15 Minutes)
Don’t Over Play in warm-up
Review Rough Spots and ALL BODY MOVEMENT
We will then get together and:
Review coming on the field
Coming off the field
Please help clean buses--be sure to cooperate with bus driver instructions
There are DVD on some of the buses--please nothing too much language etc.
No hacking when we are there--we will tell you when to start warming up
Clean your shoes etc.
Be in full Uniform or no Uniform--Put your uniform away when we get home
Be on time and stay with the group
You represent MSU--act accordingly
Watch language--be polite--etc.
Be supportive and polite to all high school band performances and awards
Breaking any local, state, or federal law can result in removal from the class (regardless of grade implications).
No consumption or transportation of alcohol on the bus. This will result in removal from the class (regardless of grade implications).
Public Intoxication of any kind, when with the group, will result in removal from the class (regardless of grade implications)
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