Etowah Eagle Band News

2016 – 2017 Marching Season

Band Dues

All band fees are now due.  Please make checks payable to EHS Band or contact Mr. Long to make other arrangements.  Payments can be placed in the Blue Band Payment Box or mailed to:

Etowah High School Band
Attn: Stephen Long
6565 Putnam Ford Road
Woodstock, GA 30189

Important Marching Band Dates (All rehearsals at Etowah High School)

PERCUSSION AND COLOR GUARD AUDITIONS

April 18th – April 22nd    4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

ROOKIE CAMP – MANDATORY FOR ALL FRESHMEN AND INCOMING STUDENTS

May 18 – 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

May 20 – 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

WINDS REHEARSAL FOR RISING 9th – 12th Grade STUDENTS

May 17th   4:30 pm – 6:30 pm  

May 19th   4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

JUNE REHEARSALS:

Percussion/Guard 1 pm – 6 pm; Winds 4 pm – 6 pm (must attend if you are in town)

  • Tuesday June 14th
  • Tuesday June 21rd
  • Tuesday June 28th

PERCUSSION/GUARD CAMP – MANDATORY FOR BOTH UNITS:

Monday July 11th – Friday July 15th   

Front Ensemble 9 am – 1 pm;    Battery/Guard 2 pm – 6 pm

WINDS MARCHING FUNDAMENTALS CAMP – MANDATORY FOR WINDS:

Wednesday July 13th – Friday July 15th    9 am – 12 pm

BAND CAMP – MANDATORY FOR ALL MARCHERS:

Monday July 18th – Friday July 22nd     All Units    8 am – 10 pm

END OF CAMP PERFORMANCE AND SOCIAL – MANDATORY

Saturday, July 23rd    7 pm – 8 pm   the Stadium

WEEKLY PRACTICES – MANDATORY (July 26th – November 18th)

  • Mondays 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm  Sectionals
  • Tuesdays 6 pm – 9 pm  Stadium
  • Thursdays 6 pm – 9 pm  Parking Lot

Etowah Foundation:

The Etowah Band is set-up with the Etowah Foundation for tax deductible donations. The band used this money to help with our goal of adding additional band uniforms, new trailers, equipment, and other operating purchases needed for the future. Any donated amount would be greatly appreciated.