MZB Update 10-5-19


Congratulations on a fantastic performance and result on Saturday! Let’s continue to build momentum!!!  Remember, that needs to be our new "low point" from here on out...every rep and performance needs to improve upon where we left off.

For once, we have a NORMAL week coming up!  Here is a look at the schedule:

Tuesday -- Rehearsal 6-9 PM

Thursday -- Rehearsal 6-9 PM

Friday -- AWAY football game at Nazareth ; Report time is 4:15 PM ; Truck needed at band room by 4:45 PM ; Chaperones needed at band room by 5:00 PM.  It is their homecoming game, so we will be performing the 2nd half of halftime after their homecoming ceremony.

Saturday -- Competition at Conrad Weiser HS (347 E. Penn Ave., Robesonia, PA 19551) ; Detailed battle plan attached and below.  Rehearsal begins promptly at 1:00 PM. Truck needed at parking lot by 3:00 PM ; Chaperones needed at band room by 4:00 PM.  

Thank you, have a great rest of your weekend and see you TUESDAY!
Mr. Tanzos

BATTLE PLAN for Saturday, October 12
Conrad Weiser HS Competition
347 E. Penn Ave., Robesonia, PA 19551
12:45 pm – Report time at school ; Move equipment to lot and set up for rehearsal
1:00 pm – Rehearsal begins up at parking lot
3:00 pm – Load equipment truck; Change into “Partial Uniform”
4:30 pm – Depart for Conrad Weiser HS ; Eat packed dinner on bus ride
6:00 pm – Arrive at Conrad Weiser HS; visit restrooms
6:15 pm – Unload truck; warm-up
8:00 pm – Whitehall MZB performance
8:15 pm – Drop equipment off at back of stadium area ; watch Host Band performance
8:45 pm – Awards Ceremony
9:00 pm – Take equipment to truck and load
9:45 pm – Depart for home
11:15 pm – Estimated arrival time home…ALL members must stay at the school until the equipment truck is completely unloaded.  NO EXCEPTIONS!!!

A list of things all members should bring with them for the entire day:
  • Instrument/Equipment
  • Marching Shoes
  • Under-uniform wear
  • Gloves
  • Make-up / Hair products (Colorguard)
  • Raincoat
  • Water for during practice
  • Packed dinner for after practice/bus ride
  • Snack for bus ride home
  • Sweatshirt or jacket (if desired)
Please come prepared, be flexible, and let’s work together so that we can reach our fullest potential!