Marching Band/Wind Ensemble

 
 
The Marching Band, Color Guard, and Percussion classes make up what we call the Wildcat Entertainment Corps. We are a marching band that performs at school and community events and at marching band competitions during the year. Students learn a fun and challenging marching field show and perform in competition against other schools in the area as well as participating in local parades. The Wildcat Entertainment Corps performs at home and away football games, home basketball games, during school pep-rallies, and at other community events. It's one of the most active groups on campus!
 
In the Spring/2nd Semester, Percussion and Winds continue to perform as the Wind Ensemble in Festival competitions and in school concerts. 
 
 
 
BOHS Marching Band Google Classroom link:
Class Code: yagyw3v
 
 
 
 

----Latest News----

 
(8/8/22)
Hello everyone,
Below is very important schedule information about this Thursday's Potluck and Friday's BreaFest performances. Dress code for Thursday is ALL WHITE. Dress code for Friday is THIS YEAR's Band T-Shirt (will be passed out tomorrow/Wednesday). Black athletic shorts & athletic shoes are preferred for both Thursday and Friday.
 
Everyone MUST fill out this form regarding Friday's BreaFest performance: 
Buses will be provided to and from BOHS, but I encourage parents/guardians to pick up their students at the performance venue (Brea Civic Center) and enjoy the rest of the festival. However I must know in advance who is staying. 
 
Reminder that the Thursday Potluck is MANDATORY for all students and parents. We will be raffling really great prizes, so make sure to come!
 
 
Thursday 8/11/22 Showcase Performance and Potluck Dinner **MANDATORY for Students and Parents***
1pm-5pm - Students rehearse at BOHS Band Camp (like normal)
5:00pm - Wildcat Entertainment Corps Showcase Performance @ Stadium
5:30pm - performance end - transition to Food Court
5:45pm - Mandatory Booster Info Meeting @ Food Court w/Parents (students packing up)
6:00pm - Mandatory Mr. Charrette Info Meeting w/Students & Parents - (Students free to start eating after they're done packing equipment)
6:30pm - 7:30pm - Dinner 
~7:30pm - approx. Dismissal time 
 
 
Friday 8/12/22 BreaFest Performance @ Brea Civic Center
1-5pm - Students rehearse at BOHS Band Camp (like normal)
5:00pm-5:45pm - short Dinner break (bring extra snack/food & water)
5:45pm - load buses and depart BOHS
6:00pm - arrive at Sprouts (across from Civic Center), cross street together & prep/warm up
6:30pm-7:00pm - Performance at BreaFest @ Brea Civic Center
7:00pm - any students who want to stay for festival are dismissed to parents/guardians directly
7:15pm - return to buses and depart for BOHS
7:30pm - approx. arrival at BOHS - Dismissal after school instruments packed into the band room
 
Let me know if you have any questions! 
Thank you!
 
 
 
 
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Fall 2022 Marching Band Performance Dates

(all mandatory performances are listed in BOLD)

(competitions/parades are listed in BOLD & UNDERLINE)

(rehearsals are listed in italics)

 

Leadership Day: July 27 from 9am-12pm, *lunch break* 1pm-5pm

     -all student leadership

Percussion Camp/Auditions: July 28 & 29, from 9am-12pm, *lunch break* 1pm-6pm

     -all percussionists

New Members Day: July 29th from 1pm-5pm

     -all new members

Band Camp Week 1: August 1-5, from 1pm-5pm, *dinner break* 6pm-9pm

     -all students

Band Camp Week 2: August 8-12 from 1pm-5pm, *dinner break*  6pm-9pm

     -all students

Potluck Parent Performance 8/11 @ 6pm

Brea Fest Performance August 12th @ 6:30pm


*8/15 - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL*

Weekly Full Band Monday Rehearsals 4:00pm-7:30pm 

     Dates: 8/15, 8/22, 8/29, 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14

Weekly Percussion, Color Guard After School Rehearsals (TBD - 3 hours)

Weekly Wind Sectional After School Rehearsals (TBD - 1 hour)


8/26, 7pm Home FB v. California HS

9/2, 7pm Home FB  v. Valencia HS

9/9, 7pm Away FB v. Sunny Hills HS (@ Buena Park HS)

9/16, 7pm Away FB  v. Fullerton HS

9/23, 7pm Home FB v. Canyon HS [HOMECOMING]

9/24 - CSBC Competition [Max!Preview Show(exhibition) - Ramona HS]

9/30, 7pm Away FB v. Esperanza HS (@ Shapell Stad.)

10/1 - CSBC Competition [Citrus Valley HS]

10/7, 7pm Away FB v. El Dorado HS (@ Bradford Stad.) 

10/8 - Placentia Heritage Festival Parade

10/14, 7pm Home FB v. Foothill HS [BJH night!]

10/21, 7pm Home FB v. Yorba Linda HS [SENIOR NIGHT]

10/22 - CSBC Competition [University HS]

10/29, 3pm Away FB v. Villa Park HS (@ Fred Kelly Stad.)

11/3 - Instrumental Music Fall Concert (BOHS PAC)

11/5 - CSBC Competition [San Clemente Field Tournament]

11/12 - CSBC Competition - SoCal Division Finals

11/19 - CSBC State Championships (pending qualification)

     ****First Saturday of Thanksgiving Break!****

12/14 Evening of the Arts Rehearsal

12/15 Evening of the Arts Show

12/16 Assembly of the Arts Show