Band Day

Band Day

Band Day

Band Day

2015 HIGH SCHOOL BAND DAY

GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY

OCTOBER 17, 2015


The Mu Kappa Chapter of Kappa Kappa Psi and the Laker Marching Band invite YOU to the Annual GVSU High School Band Day on Saturday, October 17, 2015 as the Lakers of Grand Valley take on the Huskies of Michigan Tech University!

Come take a tour of the Allendale Campus and be apart of the action with the National Championship Laker Football Team as the 2015 GVSU Band Day musicians perform in a powerful mass band with the GVSU "Pride of the Midwest!"

2015 Band Day Instruments

ALL participants must bring their own instrument or flag, lyre and flip folder. GVSU will not provide any instrument or flag, lyres or flip folders for the Band Day Event.

GVSU will transport any instrument cases to the field for the participants. All cases taken to the field must be picked up after the half-time performance.

2015 Band Day Uniform

Students will change into their school's band uniform following dinner. Participants may practice without being in uniform (encouraged).

2015 GVSU Band Day Schedule

10:00am-1:00pm Registration at Performing Arts Center Marching Band Field

Optional guided tour of Allendale Campus or interviews with LMB members.

12:30pm-1:30pm Laker Marching Band Rehearsal at Performing Arts Center Marching Band Field. Open rehearsal. ALL encouraged to attend!
1:30pm-3:00pm Mandatory Rehearsal with Laker Marching Band
3:30pm-5:00pm Pizza Dinner at field and Change into High School Band Uniform
5:30pm Arrive at Parking Lot F to march to Lubbers Stadium (Parking Lot F by Kelly Family Sports Center)
6:00pm Arrive at Lubber's Stadium
7:00pm Tiffin University vs. GVSU GO LAKERS!

**Participants must be accompanied by a band director, parent, or chaperone to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.

 

2015 GVSU BAND DAY COSTS

The cost of attendance for a student is $30. 

This includes the following

1. Pizza Dinner

2. One (1) ticket to the football game

3. Your Band Day T-shirt.

Guests can purchase football tickets ($13/per person) for the game on the 2015 GVSU Band Day Application Form. Every guest attending the football game will need to purchase a ticket.

Guests can purchase a dinner ticket ($10/per person) on the 2015 GVSU Band Day Application. The meal is optional.

2015 GVSU BAND DAY ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Applications with check (one per high school) must be returned by the director or their appointee by Friday, October 9, 2015. Checks made out to: 2015 GVSU Band Day

CLICK HERE FOR 2015 GVSU BAND DAY APPLICATION

CLICK HERE FOR EXTRA NAME PAGE
If you have any questions please free to contact us by phone at (616)-331-3396, or by email at gvsubandday@gmail.com.

Letter and Application

CLICK HERE for the 2015 Band Day Letter and Application!

Applications are due by Friday, October 9, 2015

This event is for one member or the entire band!

 

2015 Band Day Music

Each band can purchase the following musical selections that will be performed during the 2015 Band Day Halftime Show or music will be provided the day of the event:

Starships - arr. Tom Wallace / JW Pepper, $60

Fireball - arr. Tom Wallace / JW Pepper, $65

 

GVSU Fight Song and Cheers
(Please click on your instrument to download the music)

Flute/Piccolo
Clarinet
Alto Sax
Baritone Sax
Tenor Sax/Bass Clarinet
Mellophone
Trumpet 1
Trumpet 2
Trumpet 3
Trombone 1
Trombone 2
Treble Clef Baritone
Bass Clef Baritone
Tuba
Snare
Quints
Bass Drums
Cymbals