Hello! Welcome to the Northern Bedford Band PageName: Jerry Berry
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Phone number: 766-2221 ext.4159Events ScheduleHELP in the CONCESSION STAND: Band Parents are needed to help in the concession stand during all NBC home football games. Please contact Kim Miller if you would be willing to help and at the same time, help your child build up his/her band account. Kim Miller can be reached at (H) 575-5231, (CF/text) 494-6437 or (EM) email@example.comSeptember 17 - Period 9 - MUSIC TUESDAYSeptember 17- Band Parents Meeting 7 pm in HS music room.September 18 - 6 pm - Yearbook Picture Day. High School Band members will wear the fall uniform (no hats) and you will need your instrument. The band front will wear your fall uniform and you will need your equipment. Honor Guard will wear the fall uniform (no hats) and you will need the equipment you carry in the parades. Strawbridge will offer photo packages that include individual and/or group photos for you to purchase if you are interested.September 20 - Period 9 - NO PEEKY FRIDAY. Pregame, I Love Rock and Roll, Born to be Wild and Blue Suede Shoes. Bring the following Music to practie: TBA.September 13 - 5:30 pm. Senior Meeting - CafeteriaSeptember 23 - 7-9 pm - Stand Tunes in the Music Room. Open music room, not required. This will count as a make up practice.September 24 - Period 9 - MUSIC TUESDAYSeptember 25 - Period 9 - DRILL CHART WEDNESDAY. Drill Chart - Pregame, Blue Suede Shoes, Sweet Caroline and The Hey SongSeptember 26 - Period 9 - CLEAN UP THURSDAY. Drill Charts/Music - Pregame, Blue Suede Shoes, Sweet Caroline and The Hey SongSeptember 13 - Period 9 - NO PEEKY FRIDAY. Blue Suede Shoes, Sweet Caroline and The Hey Song. Bring the following to practice: Music - TBAOctober 24 - Junior High County Chorus Concert at Bedford High School Auditorium - 7 pm.Ocotber 11 - Football - Claysburg (A). Report 5:10 pm. Depart 5:40 pm. Game begins at 7 pm. ETR 10:15 pm. Uniform TBA. Halftime: TBA.October 15 - 7 pm - Band Parents meeting.October 18 - Football - West Branch (H). Report 5:15. Warm up 5:45 pm. Line up for Pregame 6:35 pm. Concert for Concession workers immediately following the game. Fall Uniforms. Halftime: TBA, Louie Louie and TBA.October 20 - District Chorus Auditions at TBAOctober 22 - Senior write ups are due to the HS office by noon.October 25 - Football - Glendale (SN). Report 5:00. Warm up 5:15 pm. Traditional Senior Night Activity 5:30 pm. Line up for Pregame 6:15 pm. Senior Parents should gather inside the track fencing near the North (scoreboard) 35 yearline. Concert for Concession workers immediately following the game. Fall Uniforms. Seniors will wear black bibs, marching shoes/spats and Senior Jacket (not hat). Halftime: TBA.October 28 - Halloween Parade in Bedford. Report 5:45 pm. Depart 6 pm. Parade begins 7:30 pm. ETR 9:30 pm. Parade song is Thriller. Dress in costumes like characters from the Micheal Jacskon Thriller video. Everyone dress in costumes. Line up at Landmark Restaurant. The parade ends Near the courthouse. The buses park somewhere between the courthouse and Bedford HS.October 29 - Halloween Parade in Everett. Report 5:45 pm. Depart 6 pm. Parade begins 7:30 pm. ETR 9:30 pm. Parade song is Thriller. Dress in costumes like characters from the Micheal Jacskon Thriller video. Everyone dress in costumes. Line up at Everett High School. The parade ends about 3 blocks past Sheetz. The buses park either at the IGA or Hometown Bank.November 1 - District Band Audition Forms are Due.November TBA - 7 pm - 2nd Grade Musical at NBCES Multi-Purpose Room.November 7 - NHS Banquet - 6:30 pm. Set up report @ 3:15pm. Kitchen helpers and Servers report @ 6:00 pm. and Dishroom report @ 6:30 pm.November 11 – Possible Veterans Day Parade/Program TBA (IF AT SIX MILE RUN). Details not yet available.November 15or 16 - Possible Playoff game against TBA at TBA. Report TBA. Depart TBA pm. ETR TBA. Every NBC win means another game the following week. Halftime: TBANovember TBA - Period 7 - Band - Collect Marching Band MusicNovember TBA - All Marching Band music, borrowed Marching Band instruments and Marching Band equipment must be checked in.District Band Practice - See Mr. Berry to schedule an appointment.November 25 - Senior County Chorus at TBANovember 26 - Senior County Chorus at TBA - 7 PM concertDecember TBA - 3:15-5:00 pm. Junior High County Band practice.December TBA - HS Period 5. Junior High County Band Practice. MS Students will practice with 9th grade. Report to lunch after practice then to MS Chorus or assigned studyhall as soon as you are done eating.
December TBA - period 9. Senior High County Band Practice and ChorusDecember TBA - 7 pm - Junior Meeting at the HS Cafeteria. This includes band and band front.December 17 - 7 pm. Band Parents meeting CANCELEDDecember TBA - HS Period 5. Junior High County Band Practice. MS Students will practice with 9th grade. Report to lunch after practice then to MS Chorus or assigned studyhall as soon as you are done eating.
December TBA - period 9. Senior High County Band Practice and ChorusDecember TBA - period 9. Senior High County Band Practice and Chorus2:30-4:30 - Senior High County Band4:30-5:00 - Pizza - SH and JH County Band5:00-6:30 - Junior High County Band PracticeJanuary 21 - Band Parents meeting 7 pm.February 12-14 - District Band at EverettRegion Band Practice - See Mr. Berry to schedule an appointment.February TBA - 6:30-7:30: Region Band Read Through @ TBAMarch 17 – Band Parents Meeting - Music RoomMarch TBA - Hershey Trip Permission forms are due. A $20 deposit is required, which will be returned as spending money at the festival. Even if you are not participating, please turn in permission form signed and check "permission not given".March 26-28 - Region Band at Pennsvalley HS (District 4)April TBA - Lions Convention BanquetApril 21 – Band Parents Meeting - Music RoomApril 25? - NES&L Banquet - 4:30 pm. Set up report @ 9 am. Servers report @ 3:30 pm. Kitchen report @ 4 pm. Dishroom report @ 4:30 pm.April 26 – 2:30 Concert (SH Band/SH Chorus/Select Ensembles) Band report at 1:45 pm. Warm up on stage at 1:50 pm.April 28 - 6-7:30 pm - Band Front Tryout Practice - Elementary Gym or outside weather permittingMay 5 - 6-7:30 pm - Band Front Tryout Practice - Elementary Gym or outside weather permittingMay TBA – 7:00 pm - Concert grades 4-5.May TBA - Period 7 - Band - Hershey Participants OnlyMay TBA - 7 pm. 6th grade band recruiting.May 11 - 7-9 pm - HS Marching Band PercussionMay 12 - 5:30-8 pm - Band Front Tryouts.May 16 - Music in the Parks Adjudication Festival. Student Drivers must park in the North (teacher) lot. Report 6 am. Load bus upon arrival. Depart 6:15 am. ETR 12 midnight.May 19 - Band Parents meeting canceled.May 26 – BaccalaureateMay 27 - 6-7:30 - Practice with Alumni Band for Graduation. Load Trailer. Picnic to follow.May 28 – Commencement/Concert (SH Band with select MS). Report to music room at 5:45 pm. Concert begins at 6:30 pm. Commencement ceremonies begin at 7 pm.June 1 - Summer T-Shirt Design Contest submissions are due. Refer to flyer for details.
June 1 – Mandatory Band Parent/Players Meeting 8:30 pm.June TBA - Smith Alumni Banquet. Set up at 9 am. Kitchen helpers and servers report at 12 noon. Dishroom report at 1 pm. Meal starts at 1 pm.June TBA - Prep turkeys 6:30 am and 12:00 pm.June TBA - HS Band Offier elections. Ballots will be sent to your school g-mail accounts. Ballots close TBA at 3 pm. Contact Mr. Berry if you did not get a ballot.June 8 – Marching Band Practice 7-9 pm.June TBA - TBA pm - Band Front Hoagie delivery.June 15 - Marching Percussion Practice 6-7 pm.June 16 - Band Parents meeting CANCELED.June 22 - Marching Percussion Practice 6-7 pm.June 22 - Marching Band Practice 7-9 pm. Summer Band Shirts and Shoes will be issued at the end of practice. The Shirts are $?. The Shoes are $??. You must pay in cash if you do not have enough funds in your account.June 30 - Insurance Forms for Band/Band Front are due to Administration office. NO EXCEPTIONS.June 30 - Marching Band Practice 7-8 pm.July TBA - Martinsburg Parade. Report at 4:15pm. Depart for Martinsburg 4:45 pm. Parade begins 6 pm. Parade dress is Band Shirt, Black Dress pants, Black socks and Black marching shoes. Come early if you still need a shirt and or shoes. ETR 8:45 pm.July 13 - Marching Percussion Practice 6-7 pm.July 20 - Marching Percussion Practice 6-7 pm.July 27 - Marching Percussion Practice 6-7 pm.July 27 – Marching Band Practice 7-9 pm. Bring marching shoes so that we can start fitting uniforms.August TBA - Roaring Spring Parade. Report at 4:15 pm. Depart for Roaring Spring 4:45 pm. Line up near the fire hall. Parade begins 6 pm. Parade dress is Band Shirt, Black Dress pants, Black socks and Black marching shoes. Parade ends at Cabbage Creek Rd. near the Garver YMCA. ETR 8:45 pm.August TBA – Band Camp 8 AM - Noon daily. End of camp party Friday starting at noon. Start in the auditorium on August 5. Bring marching shoes so that we can start fitting uniforms.BAND CAMP THEMESMonday: TBATuesday: TBAWednesday: TBAThursday: TBAFriday: TBAKEEP IN MIND:- Tennis shoes are required for all marching activities.- Outfits should still follow school dress code.- The grade with the greatest percentage of theme day participation will get the additional yardage for the water balloon fight thing.August 10 - 7:30-8:30 pm - Marching Band PracticeAugust 18 - 7pm - Band Parents MeetingAugust TBA - Black and White Night: Report 6:15 in summer uniform. Line up in the pregame block on the front lawn. March to the field approximately 6:30. Do the pregame entrance, play fanfare. Move to the "NB" and play Gimme Some Lovin' - park-n-bark. Make a tunnel (scoreboard end of field). March off the field after the Football Team is introduced and put your things away. Everything should be over by 7 pm. Go home or stay and watch the evening events. If the weather is bad, the event will be moved to the gym.August TBA - 3pm - Help is needed at the concession stand to help unload & stock. Band students who help can count this as a make up or as account credit. Parents who help will earn account credit for your band member. Let Mr. Berry know if you plan to help. Space is limited.August TBA - 6-7:30 - Stand Tunes with the Cheer Squad. Pizza to follow.August TBA - Football (H) - TBA. Report 5:15 pm. Warm up 5:45. Line up for Pregame 6:35 pm. Game begins at 7 pm. Concert for Cencession workers immediately following the game. Summer Uniform. Halftime TBA.August TBA - Football (A) - TBA. Report 5:20 pm. Depart 5:50 pm. Game begins at 7 pm. ETR 10 pm. Summer Uniform. Halftime: Gimme Some Lovin & I Love Rock & Roll.August TBA - Period 8-9 - PRIDE assembly. Marching Band will play stand tunes as people arrive and again at the end of the assembly.
September TBA - Deadline to sign up for County Band. The Festival is January 2-3, 2019. Chestnut Ridge is hosting. JHCB is open to grades 8-9. SHCB is open to grades 10-12
September 4 - Football - TBA (A). Report 4:15 pm. Depart 4:45 pm. Game begins at 7 pm. ETR 11:15 pm. Uniform TBA. Halftime: TBASeptember 11 - Football - TBA (A). Report 5:10 pm. Depart 5:40 pm. Game begins at 7 pm. ETR 10:15 pm. Uniform TBA. Halftime: TBA.October 27 - Halloween Parade in Everett. Report 5:45 pm. Depart 6 pm. Parade begins 7:30 pm. ETR 9:30 pm. Dress in costumes Everyone dress in costumes. Parade Theme is Hotel Transylvania. You may dress in the parade theme or you may choose your own ideas. No satanic themes. Parade theme is TBA. Line up at Everett High School. The parade ends about 3 blocks past Sheetz. The buses park either at the IGA or Hometown Bank.November 20 - Junior surveys for 2020-21 are dueNovember 20 - Hershey Trip surveys are due.February 25-27 - Region Band at RichlandMarch TBA - Spring MusicalNovember 21 - District Band Auditions at Greater Johnstown2022March 10-12 - Region Band at TBA (District 4)April 6-9 - State Band at the PoconosNovember 20 - District Band Auditions at Somerset2023February 9-11 - District Band at BellwoodMarch 23-25 - Regon Band at AltoonaApril 19-22 - State Band at Poconos