Calendar

2018 LMB Season Calendar

Month

Date

Event

Location

December

10 (Sunday)

2018 Laker Marching Band Woodwind/Brass Auditions
2:00-5:00pm

Allendale Campus - Haas Center for the Performing Arts - Room 1211

January

1) 21 (Sunday)

2) 21 (Sunday)

3) 23 (Tuesday)

1) LMB Leadership Selection - Step 1
Written Test - Marching Fundamentals

2) Help Session for Step 2

3) LMB Leadership Selection - Step 1
Written Test - Marching Fundamentals

1) Band Room, 12-2pm

2) Band Room, 3pm

3) Band Room, 8:15-10:15pm

 

1) 28 (Sunday)

2) 30 (Tuesday)

1) LMB Leadership Selection - Step 2
Teaching
A. Chromatic Flashstep
B. 1 other marching fundamental
C. Music - Play "Karn Evil 9"

2) LMB Leadership Selection - Step 2
Teaching
A. Chromatic Flashstep
B. 1 other marching fundamental
C. Music - Play "Karn Evil 9"

1) Band Room or Room 1211, 12-3pm

2) Band Room, 8:15-10:30pm

 

28 (Sunday)

2018 Laker Marching Band Woodwind/Brass Auditions
2:00-5:00pm

Allendale Campus - Haas Center for the Performing Arts - Room 1211

February

1) 6 (Tuesday)

2) 13 (Tuesday)

1) LMB Leadership Selection

Step 3 Interviews -
Drum Majors, Color Guard, Drumline

2) Step 3 Interviews -
Woodwinds, Brass

1) Haas Center for the Performing Arts - Room 1211, 8:10-10:30pm

2) Haas Center for the Performing Arts - Room 1211, 8:10-10:30pm

 

18 (Saturday)

2018 Laker Marching Band Woodwind/Brass Auditions
10:00am-3:00pm

Allendale Campus - Haas Center for the Performing Arts - Room 1211

 

20 (Tuesday)

Drum Major Finalist
LMB plays for Finalists
2017 LMB votes for 2018 Drum Majors

Band Room, 8:30-10pm

March

18 (Sunday)

2018 Laker Marching Band Woodwind/Brass Auditions
2:00-5:00pm

Allendale Campus - Haas Center for the Performing Arts - Room 1211

April

28 (Saturday)

2018 Laker Marching Band Woodwind/Brass Auditions
10:00am - 3:00PM

Allendale Campus - Haas Center for the Performing Arts - Room 1211

 

29 (Sunday)

2018 Laker Marching Band Woodwind/Brass Auditions
2:00-5:00pm

Allendale Campus - Haas Center for the Performing Arts - Room 1211

May 

1 (Tuesday)

LMB Propestive Member Audition Videos Due!

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

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

May

5 (Saturday)

Color Guard Auditions

Allendale Campus, 9am-5pm

 

19 (Saturday) - 20 (Sunday)

Drumline Auditions

Allendale Campus, 9am-5pm

July

14 (Saturday) - 15 (Sunday)

Color Guard & Drumline
Summer Camp

Allendale Campus, 9am-5pm
 

August

6 (Monday) - 15 (Wednesday)
 

Pregame Music Memorization Links Due
 

E-mail links to: GVSULMB@gvsu.edu

 

14 (Tuesday)
15 (Wednesday)
16 (Thursday)
17 (Friday)

14 (Tuesday):
LMB Leadership - Day 1
15 (Wednesday):
LMB Leadership - Day 2
ONLY Leadership - Register/Move in
16 (Thursday):
ALL New Members - Register/Move In
17 (Friday):
2018 LMB Band Camp Begins!
ALL Returners (Non-Leadership) - Register/Move In

14 (Tuesday):
8am-12pm - Registration - Band Room
15 (Wednesday):
9am - 9pm - Band Room
16 (Thursday):
8am-12pm - All New members MUST Register at PAC 1515 (Band Room) before move in.
17 (Friday):
8am-12pm - All Returners MUST Register at PAC 1515 (Band Room) before move in.

 

22 (Wednesday)
23 (Thursday)

22 (Wednesday):
Band camp ends at 5:00pm
23 (Thursday):
2018 FanFest - Pregame Performance at Lubbers Stadium

22 (Wednesday):
PAC Field
23 (Thursday):
Lubbers Stadium, 7:30-9:45pm
Call Time at 6:30pm, PAC Field

 

27 (Monday)

27 (Monday):
Classes Begin

27 (Monday):
LMB Field, 4:00-5:50pm

 

30 (Thursday)

 GV vs. Indianapolis

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

September

4 (Tuesday)

Mandatory Rehearsal

Lubbers Stadium
5:00-7:00pm

 

19 (Wednesday)

2018 ArtPrize Parade
Full Band

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

 

22 (Saturday)

GV vs. Michigan Tech
(Family Day)

Home Game
Rehearsal 9-10:30am - Lubbers Stadium Bandroom Call Time 5:00pm / Full Uniform

 

29 (Saturday)

Kenowa Hills "Knight's Invitational"
Exhibition Performance

2:00pm - Call Time at Kenowa Hills High School

October

6 (Saturday)

GV vs. Dixie State
Homecoming
 

Home Game
Rehearsal 9-10:30am - Lubbers Stadium Bandroom Call Time 5:00pm / Full Uniform

 

13 (Saturday)

GV vs. Ferris State

Home Game
Rehearsal 9-10:30am - Lubbers Stadium Bandroom Call Time 5:00pm / Full Uniform

 

27 (Saturday)

GV @ Saginaw Valley State 
Possible FULL or Pep Band Day Trip

TBD
 

November 

3 (Saturday)

GV vs. Ashland
Band Day

Home Game
Rehearsal TBD
Bandroom Call Time TBD

 

10 (Saturday)

GV vs. Wayne State
 

Home Game
Rehearsal 8-9am - Lubbers Stadium
Bandroom Call Time 11:00am / Full Uniform

 

11 (Sunday)

Bandorama

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

 

16 (Friday)

LMB Banquet

Location: Kirkhof, Rm 2250
Time: 6:45-11:00pm

 

17 (Saturday)

1st Round Playoff

TBD

 

24 (Saturday)

2nd Round Playoff

TBD

December

1 (Saturday)

Quarterfinals

TBD

 

8 (Saturday)

Semifinals

TBD

 

13 (Thursday evening) - 16 (Sunday)
Possible Championship Trip

NCAA DIV II Championship
Saturday, December 15

Kansas City, Missouri



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