Calendar

2017-18 LMB Season Calendar (Tentative schedule)

Month

Date

Event

Location

January

22 (Sunday)

LMB Leadership Selection - Step 1
Written Test - Marching Fundamentals

Band Room, 12-2pm

 

29 (Sunday)

LMB Leadership Selection - Step 2
Teaching
A. Chromatic Flashstep
B. 1 other marching fundamental
C. Music - selected musical issue

Band Room, 12-5pm

February

5 (Sunday)

LMB Leadership Selection - Step 3
Interviews

Band Room, 12-3pm

 

12 (Saturday)

Drum Major Finalist
LMB plays for Finalists
2016 LMB votes for 2017 Drum Majors

Band Room, 12-2pm

April

1 (Saturday)

LMB Returner Woodwind, Brass, and Color Guard Audition Videos Due!

 

May

6 (Saturday)

Color Guard Auditions

Allendale Campus, 9am-5pm

 

20 (Saturday) - 21 (Sunday)

Drumline Auditions

Allendale Campus, 9am-5pm

June

1 (Thursday)

New Member Audition Videos Due!
 

E-mail video links to:
marjohnt@gvsu.edu 

July

15 (Saturday) - 16 (Sunday)

Color Guard & Drumline
Summer Camp

Allendale Campus, 9am-5pm
 

August

7 (Monday) - 14 (Monday)
 

(8/7 - 8/14) Pregame Music Memorization Links Due
 

E-mail links to: GVSULMB@gvsu.edu
8am-12pm - Leadership Registration
9am -12pm - Dorm Move in

 

17 (Thursday)
18 (Friday)
19 (Saturday)

17 (Thursday):
LMB Leadership Camp

ONLY Leadership - Register/Move in
18 (Friday):
LMB Leadership Camp, Con't.
19 (Saturday):
2017 LMB Band Camp Begins!
ALL New & Returners (Non-Leadership) - Register/Move In

17 (Thursday):
8am-12pm - Registration - CDC
18 (Friday):
Leadership at Kirkhof, Room 0058
19 (Saturday):
**All MUST Register at PAC 1515 (Band Room) before move in.

 

23 (Wednesday)
25 (Friday)

23 (Wednesday):
Band camp ends at 5:00pm
25 (Friday):
2017 FanFest

23 (Wednesday):
PAC Field
25 (Friday):
Lubbers Stadium, 7:30-9:00pm
Call Time at 6:50pm, PAC 1515

 

27 (Sunday)
28 (Monday

27 (Sunday):
Full LMB - Pregame for GV Athletes
28 (Monday):
Classes Begin

27 (Sunday):
7:15pm - Call Time at PAC Field
7:50pm - Pregame at Lubbers
28 (Monday):
LMB Field, 4:00-5:50pm

September

5 (Tuesday)

Mandatory Rehearsal

Lubbers Stadium, 5:00-7:30pm

 

9 (Saturday)

GV vs. Davenport
(Laker Blue Night)

Home Game / Call Time
5:00pm / Full Uniform

 

20 (Wednesday)

2017 ArtPrize Parade
Full Band

Grand Rapids
Buses leave GV at 5:00pm
Arrive back at GV at 8:00pm
Full Uniform

 

23 (Saturday)

GV vs. Northwood
(Family Day)

Home Game / Call Time
5:00pm / Full Uniform

 

30 (Saturday)

GV vs. Saginaw Valley State
2017 BAND DAY!
 

Home Game / Call Time
5:00pm / Full Uniform

October

7 (Saturday)

Red Flannel Marching Invitational
Exhibition Performance and Red Flannel Parade

Cedar Springs, MI
Schedule - TBD

 

14 (Saturday)

Allendale Marching Invitational
Exhibition Performance 

Schedule - TBD

 

21 (Saturday)

Possible 50-Member Pep Band to
GVSU @ Ferris State Football Game

Tentative Schedule:
10am - Depart
1pm - Kick Off
7pm - Arrive GVSU

 

28 (Saturday)

GV vs. Northern Michigan
(Homecoming)

Home Game / Call Time
2:00pm / Full Uniform

November

11 (Saturday)

GV vs. Tiffin
 

Home Game / Call Time
11:00am / Full Uniform

 

12 (Sunday)

Bandorama

Kelly Family Sports Center
Call Time 6:00pm
Full Uniform / Section Pictures
Concert at 7:30pm

 

18 (Saturday)

1st Round Playoffs

TBD

 

18 (Saturday)

LMB Banquet

Lincoln Country Club
6:45-11:45pm

 

25 (Saturday)

2nd Round Playoff

TBD

December

2 (Saturday)

Quarterfinals

TBD

 

9 (Saturday)

Semifinals

TBD

 

14 (Thursday evening) - 17 (Sunday)
Possible Championship Trip

NCAA DIV II Championship
Saturday, December 17

Kansas City, Missouri



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