Change to Winter Concert

Because of scheduling conflicts in the auditorium, the format of the Winter Concert has been changed.  The Concert Band and Symphonic Band will perform as part of the evening Tiny Tots Concert on Tuesday December 2nd at 7:00pm.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Band This Week 11/17

Tuesday- Booster Meeting

 

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Superior!

Congratulations to the Marchinng Bruin Band on their Superior rating at the VBODA State Marching Assessment.  Thank you to all the parents and friends who helped make the day a success.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

2014 Marching Bruin Band Promo Video

We will kick off our season with a meeting for students, parents, and rising 9th grade families on May 8th at 7pm in the auditorium.  Here’s a look at our promotional video…

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

2013-14 Virginia Honor Band

This past weekend the Virginia Band and Orchestra Directors Association named Forest Park High School a Virginia Honor Band.  This award recognizes programs who achieve Superior ratings in both the Marching Band Assessment and the Concert Band Assessment.  This is the 9th time we have been so honored.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

NBA Symposium

LayendeckerDespite some interesting logistics, the Wind Ensemble participated as a selected band at the National Band Association symposium held at George Mason University this weekend.  Pictured is the group rehearsing with Col. Dennis Layendecker (retired) Commander and Conductor of the US Air Force Band.  The band also rehearsed with Captain Brian Walden, Commander and Conductor of the US Navy Band.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

That’s right…

sometimes we just stay after school to make oboe reeds…reedmaking

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off