TMS Band Calendar

The Latest – Updated Saturday, April 27th, 2019

TMS BAND CALENDAR 2018 – 2019

Jan. 29 • 7th/8th Grade Band After-school Rehearsal, 4:15pm-5:45pm

Jan. 30 • 6th Grade All Percussion Morning Sectional, 8:00am-8:40am

Jan. 31 • 7th/8th Grade All Brass and Percussion Sectional, 4:15pm-5:45pm; Payment #4 of $120 for Spring trip to Orlando Due

Feb. 1 • Jazz Band Morning Rehearsal 8:00am-8:40am

Feb. 5 • 7th/8th Band After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm; (Optional) Postmark Deadline for Spring Solo & Ensemble Registration Forms and Payments

Feb. 6 • 6th Grade All Woodwind Sectional 8am-8:40am; 7th/8th ALL Woodwind Sectional 4:15pm-5:45pm

Feb. 7 • 6th Grade After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm; Board Meeting @ 6:30pm

Feb. 8 • Jazz Band Morning Rehearsal 8:00am-8:40am; 7th/8th Grade Symphonic Band field trip to Atlanta Symphony Orchestra @ 11:45am—BAND DUES MUST BE PAID IN FULL TO ATTEND FIELD TRIP; chaperones needed!

Feb. 9 • Special SATURDAY rehearsal–7th/8th ALL Woodwind Sectional 9:00am-10:30am

Feb. 12 • NO AFTER-SCHOOL REHEARSAL!

Feb. 13 • 7th/8th All Brass and Percussion Sectional After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Feb. 14 • NO AFTER-SCHOOL REHEARSAL!

Feb. 15 • February Break

Feb. 18 • Presidents’ Day (Schools Closed)

Feb. 19 • 7th/8th Band After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm;  Band Boosters Parent Meeting @ 7pm in the Band room

Feb. 20 • 6th Grade All Brass Sectional 8am- 8:40am; 7th/8th ALL Woodwind Sectional 4:15pm-5:45pm

Feb. 21 • 6th Grade After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Feb. 22 • Jazz Band Morning Rehearsal 8:00am-8:40am; Black History Month Program–Jazz Band Performance; Attire: Burgundy Band T-shirt, burgundy Band hoodie, khaki pants, white socks, and white athletic shoes.

Feb. 23 • 7th/8th ALL Brass and Percussion Sectional 9:00am-10:30am

Feb. 26 • 7th/8th Band After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Feb. 27 • 6th Grade All Percussion Sectional 8am- 8:40am; 7th/8th ALL Brass and Percussion Sectional 4:15pm-5:45pm

Feb. 28 • 7th/8th grade will participate in pre-LGPE at Tucker High School at 5pm, more info to come–chaperones needed; Payment #5 of $85 for Spring trip to Orlando due

Mar. 1 • Jazz Band Morning Rehearsal 8:00am-8:40am

Mar. 2 • 7th/8th Band Morning Rehearsal 9:00am- 10:30am

Mar. 5 • 7th/8th Band After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Mar. 6 • 6th Grade After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Mar. 7 • 6th Grade After-School Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Mar. 8 6th grade LGPE at Newton High School–report to band room by 7:30am dressed in band formal attire, will return to TMS by ~1pm, Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend; Teacher’s Workday (No School)

Mar. 9 • 7th & 8th LGPE at Newton High School–report to band room by 7:30am dressed in band formal attire, will return to TMS by ~1:45pm.  Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Mar. 12 • Spring Trip Parent Meeting at 7:00 PM in the Band room; Golden Dynasty Colorguard Interest Meeting at 4:00PM @ THS Band room.

Mar. 15 • Jazz Band Morning Rehearsal 8:00am-8:40am

Mar. 19 • Orlando Participants After-school Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Mar. 21 • Orlando Participants After-school Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Mar. 22 • Jazz Band Morning Rehearsal 8:00am-8:40am

Mar.  (TBD) • Band Picture Day @ TMS

Mar. 26 • Orlando Participants After-school Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm; Trip Chaperone meeting @ 6pm

Mar. 27- 31 • 7th/8th Graders’ Spring Trip / Music Tour to Orlando!  Trip participants must report to the band room at 7:30pm on Wed Mar. 27.

Apr. 1- 5 • Spring Break

Apr. 6- 27 • (Optional) Spring Solo & Ensemble Performance Evaluations (Select one out of four Saturdays)

Apr. 11 • Spring Trip participants should wear their Spring Trip t-shirt to school

Apr. 12 • Pep Rally–Drumline participants should wear burgundy band t-shirt, khaki shorts, white socks, and white tennis shoes.

Apr. 16 •  Jazz Band After-school Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm; Monthly Band Booster Meeting at 7:00 PM in the Band room

Apr. 23 •  Jazz Band After-school Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Apr. 25 •  Jazz Band After-school Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

Apr. 30 •  7th/8th Grade Band After-school Rehearsal 4:15pm-5:45pm

May 1 • Jazz Band Performance for the 8th Grade Top 10% Banquet, 6pm performance (Jazz Band stays after school to rehearse).
Attire: Jazz black polo shirt, black dress pants, black socks, and black dress shoes.  Dinner provided by Dr. Cunningham

May 2 • 6th Grade Band FINAL REHEARSAL 4:15pm-5:45pm

May 7 (AM) • 6th Grade Band AND Drumline Performance for Feeder Schools Visitation, 9:15am TMS Gym
Attire: Burgundy Band T-shirt, khaki shorts/pants, white socks, and white athletic shoes.

May 7 (PM) • Spring Concert (All 6th/7th/8th Grade Band members) at 7:00 PM in the TMS Gymnasium
7th/8th graders stay after school; 6th graders report back to school by 6pm dressed in concert attire.  Attire: White tuxedo shirt, black dress pants/skirt, black stockings/socks, black dress shoes.

May 8 • 7th/8th Grade Band Rehearsal for Tucker Day Parade, 4:15pm-5:45pm in TMS Band room

May 9 • 7th/8th Grade Band FINAL REHEARSAL for Tucker Day Parade, 4:15pm-5:45pm @ Tucker High School; Band students should ride the Activities Bus to THS after school; parents should pick-up students at THS at 5:45pm.

May 11 • Tucker Day Parade; report to TMS Band room by 8:30am
Attire: Burgundy Band t-shirt, khaki shorts, white socks, and white athletic shoes.

May 14 • 7th/8th Grade Band Banquet, 6:15pm – 9pm in the TMS Cafeteria
Attire: formal/semi-formal attire.  Dress to impress!

May 20 • 6:30pm–THS Band Meet & Greet for rising 9th graders (students & parents)–refreshments will be served, THS Band room

May 20-24 • THS Music Band Camp, 3:45pm-5:00pm, THS Band room

May 23 • Last Day of School

June 10-13 • TMS Summer Band Camp; Rising 7th/8th Grade; 9am-2pm in the TMS Band Room; Registration form

June 17-20 • TMS Summer Band Camp; Rising 6th Grade; 9am-2pm in the TMS Band Room; Registration form

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*Please be advised that dates are subject to change.