Tiny Tots Concerts December 2nd and 3rd.

The Bruin Band will present their annual Tiny Tots Concerts on December 2nd and 3rd.  Seats are still available for the the 10am show on December 2nd.  Interested pre-school through grade 2 teachers should contact Mr. Magee at mageede@pwcs.edu to reserve seats.

The Tuesday evening performance (12/2) is open to families of the Bruin Band, Forest Park faculty, and 8th grade band members and their parents.  It will also feature the Forest Park Symphonic Band and Concert Band.

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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.

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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…

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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.

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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.

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That’s right…

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

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