Itinerary ~ August 26-31

A few changes were made to the calendar. Please take note:
1) The Booster Meeting that was on 9/17 was moved to 9/24 due to Back to School Night.
2) The home game that was on 9/19 is now an away game on 9/20.
3) We’re going to Disneyland on 1/17!

The California State Band Champion
Mayfair Monsoon Marching Corps
Itinerary

Week 3 – August 26 – 31, 2019
Home Football vs. Lakewood

Monday Make sure to wear workout clothes and tennis shoes! No JEANS! Bring Water Jugs! Put your name on YOUR water jug.
1 – Inside with warm ups – parade march 59 – 90 and closer 34 – 70
Lunch – Testing and sectionals on the closer and parade march on those sections.
7 – Ballad – relearn new drill with props, block it with music

Tuesday
1 – Outside with ballad drill and props
Lunch – Testing and sectionals on the closer and parade march
2:45 to 5:00 PM – Percussion Rehearsal with Harry and Nico
and testing with Mr. Philips on the parade march and closer

Wednesday – Bring Water Jug!
1 – OUTSIDE today with opener drill
Lunch – Testing and sectionals on the parade march and closer
7 – Work on opener and ballad with props and no met – Run Show

Thursday – Home Football Game vs. Lakewood at Ron Yary Stadium
1 – Outside with Pre Game/Show – Load Trailer
Lunch – No Practice today
2:30 – Pick up your instruments afterschool. The room will close at 3:15!
5:15 – Arrive at Ron Yary Stadium ON YOUR OWN – wearing band shirt and dark shorts, tennis shoes. Bring your water jugs and make sure you have eaten dinner. Unload trailers and move to a parade block by the trailers
6:10 – Go watch Bellflower run their opener – be a great audience!
6:30 – Restrooms – block it up
6:45 – Pregame with parade march up to bar 90 now…

If your parents sign up to work the event, they are free (see SignUp Genius here).
If your parents want to go watch the game here are the costs:
General Admission – $8.00
Seniors 55 and older – $6.00
4 – 13 years of age – $4.00
3 and Under – Free

7:00 PM – Game begins
8:00 – We perform our halftime show, pit packs up trailer after halftime.
9:30 – Game Over – Have your parents pick you up.

Friday –
1 – Unload trailers, homework and testing on march/closer – last day to test for an “A.”
3pm-8pm – Dining for Dollars at Yogurtland! (click here for flyer)

Saturday – YOU ARE OFF

COMING UP:
September

6 – Home Football vs. Mira Costa – Junior Band and Elementary Night
7 – Saturday Rehearsal 8 – 12
12 – Away Football at Santa Margarita
14 – Saturday Rehearsal 8 – 12
17 – “Back to School Night” – Band Plays
20 – Away FB @ Warren HS (THIS IS A CHANGE AS OF 8/24)
21 – Duarte Parade
24 – Band Booster Meeting (New date because of “Back to School” Night)
27 – Homecoming vs. Gahr (Parade 4 PM)
28 – You are off

October
4 – Away FB @ St. Francis
11 – FRIDAY rehearsal 2:45 to 5:00 PM
12 – Morning rehearsal 8-12, Gahr CSBC FST – Evening
15 – Band Booster Meeting
18 – Fall Sports Assembly – HOME FB vs. La Mirada
19 – Capistrano HS CSBC FST (Morning Rehearsal)
25 – 27 – Arbor View HS FST, Las Vegas, Nevada
30 – Mayfair SCSBOA FST – Ron Yary Stadium

November
1 – Away FB vs. Bellflower @ Ron Yary Stadium
8 – Possible CIF Football Game
9 – Mayfair CSBC FST @ Ron Yary Stadium
16 – CSBC Semis – Venue TBA
23 – CSBC Championships – Venue – TBA

December
14 – Winter Concert – 7:00 PM

January
17 – Disneyland Performance – All Day

Thomas W. Philips
Director of Instrumental Music
Mayfair High School, Lakewood, CA
Cell: 562-212-BAND (2263)