Greetings All — here are the updates…

Sectionals, Captionals & Basics

Rehearsals are “ON” unless you have to use your windshield wipers… that’s our general “rule” to know if something is cancelled due to weather. Please also keep in mind that, student officers are organizing the Sectionals & Captionals and are doing their best to communicate any changes…

We ask that, if you are in town, please attend all Sectionals, Captionals and Basics Marching practices. The schedule for all of these can be found here:

Please note:

  • Pit Percussion Players do not have any summer rehearsals and are not required to attend Basics.
  • Drummers…

A few reminders


Tonight is the first “Basics Marching Practice” from 6p — 7:45p on the side field near the tennis courts. If you are “In Town”, please attend!

Please wear athletic shoes (no sandals or flip flops) and bring some water. No masks are required since we are outside.

Mr. Vizzo will run the rehearsal, along with a few other staff members.

There is also a Brass Captional tonight as well…


I will add all of the sectionals etc… to the Main Calander. You can see that here:

Marching Basics Starts TONIGHT July 7 from 6p-7:45p at the…

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Seniors — this is your last Band Notes! To continue receiving them, please “follow” on Medium, or join the Band Facebook Page! (address below)

Band Awards Picnic

Thanks to all for a terrific Band Awards Picnic last Thursday at Short Beach. It wasn’t our typical “fanfare” but it was quite good. Thank you to the seniors for the terrific gift! I shall hang it in my office and think of you all whenever I see it…

Greetings — here’s the scoop

Thank you Seniors!!!

I wish you all the best at your Graduation tonight!

Remember — this isn’t the end — but the beginning!!!

Photos Update — Band Facebook Page

Please visit the Facebook page to see photos from last night’s Senior Awards Ceremony & the Senior Prom. The class of 2021 is AMAZING!

Facebook Page for all PARENTS & STUDENTS & ALUMNI — please join (send request to join) and subscribe

Marching Band 2021- First Practice & More

Our first practice will be June 21 at the BHS Band Room from 9a-12p. No worries, if you are already out of town, just email me and let me know. …

Band Seniors at the Prom! Thanks for the photo Huy!!!

Here’s the news! This issue is JAM PACKED with all manner of great goodies! Please read all!!!

Welcome New Members!

This is the first Band Notes Newsletter that will be copied to our new members & their parents. You will receive this newlestter every week or so from now, moving forward…

Welcome to a very special group!

Please follow us:

Facebook Page for all PARENTS & STUDENTS & ALUMNI — please join (send request to join) and subscribe

Twitter — (follow)

Medium (newsletter) — then click follow.

Coming Soon: Remind Text Message Service for Parents & Students Fall 2021

Congrats to Aditya Gowd


Senior Plaque 2021

Greetings — here’s the news…

Senior Award Plaque

Check out the image above — it’s the 2021 Senior plaque award!

If you didn’t receive your plaque at the Spring Concert — you will receive it at the End of the Year celebration on Jue 24. Plaques go to students who were part of the Marching Band & Guard for 3 years, including their senior year. BHS & SHS.

Band Elections 2021–2022

Please use this link to cast your votes

Voting will remain open until June 7, 2021

Memorial Day Tribute

Since we were unable to participate in the Parade this year, the students recorded this traditional Memorial Day…

Greetings All — here’s the scoop

Spring Concert

It was a terrific night!

I will have the Video Files ready to share asap…

Congratulations to all of the Award Winners & Scholarship Winners!

Marching Band 2021

We are currently planning on a “Normal” season with summer rehearsals, Band Camp & a full Fall Season. We are scheduled to perform at MetLife Stadium for Nationals as well.

Please register ASAP

We are currently between 55 & 60 members and getting more every day. USBands has adjusted the Group sizes. There is no longer a Group VI. …

Very Important info — please read all!

Parents — Spring Concert Guests

You MUST Register as a Guest!

All guests MUST be registered NO LATER than 8p TONIGHT — May 17, 2021

Please use this form to register as a guest (one form/family)

You can access the program for the concert here —

Senior Scholarships & Awards

We will present all Senior Scholarships & Awards after the last performance tomorrow night.

All seniors in Band & Color Guard will receive their Plaques tomorrow and SOME seniors may receive a Scholarship award & a Music Honor Cord.

Senior Guard Parents may attend the concert, and should fill out…

Greetings! Here’s the news:

Spring Concert!!!

Date — May 18, 2021

Rain Date — May 24, 2021

Performers — Wind Ensemble plus selected Concert Band & Sectional Band Students as well as the Indoor Drumline. Students from Concert Band & Any Distance Learners will have an alternative assignment.

Guests — 2 Guests per student are allowed (register below)

Time — 6p — Choir & Orchestra then Indoor Drumline & Band (Wind Ensemble & Friends)

Dress Code — Students will wear Black & White (Ties for the Men) and dress shoes.

Location — Lawn outside near the Flagpole by the Gym Lobby entrance


Here’s everything we know about the Spring Concert


May 18, 2021

Rain Date

May 24, 2021


6p — Choir & Orchestra then Indoor Drumline & Band (Wind Ensemble & Friends)


Lawn outside near the Flagpole by the Gym Lobby entrance


All students are dropped off in the Main Parking Lot. In front of C-wing. Parents & Students will park in the Main lot (Firehouse Side away from Tennis Courts, please)

4:30p — All students arrive and are temperature screened at the start of the one way road leading away from the circle. (You will see tables) Band students will enter the building…

G James Miller

Director of Bands - Frank Scott Bunnell HS

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