Holiday PMA Meeting

Our December PMA meeting will be held at my house on Monday December 11, 2017 (Concerts are on Wednesday).  This gathering is our annual holiday gathering.  Amy and I will have soda and a few light snacks but if you could please bring a beverage of your choice and a snack to share. Look forward to seeing you all (Spouses too!)

The Madrigal banquet

Hi everyone! It’s time for The Madrigal banquet. Tickets are available for purchase until November 26. The price is $35 and it will take place on December 1 at the Norwood Elks. Come enjoy some good food and a fun filled performance by this talented group of kids.

Marching Band Rehearsal

Saturday, November 4th – Rehearsal @ CLEVELAND SCHOOL.

12:30 Equipment move begins. Volunteers needed to help load trailers.

12:45 Volunteers needed to set Up “Field” aka, soap the field.

1:30 Rehearsal Begins.

4:30 Rehearsal Ends

4:30 – 5:00 Return Equipment to school

2017 Marching Band Home Show (MICCA Southeast District Marching Band competition)

A fun day for any age.  Come see marching bands from all over the state perform their 2017 shows in competition.  Support your band student and cheer on the NHS Marching Band for the closing performance.

$8 dollars for Adults, $5 dollars for Students and Seniors

Div I- 0-35 total members
Div II- 36-50 total members
Div III- 51-70 total members
Div IV- 71-90 total members
Div V- 90 and above total members

Band Performance
Barnstable High School – I 1:00
Millbury High School- i 1:15
East Bridgewater High School – I 1:30
David Prouty High School – I 1:45
Narragansett Regional R.H.S. – I 2:00
Dedham High School – I 2:15
Oliver Ames High School – II 2:30
Auburn High School – II 2:45
Intermission 3:00
Portsmouth High School N.H. – IV 3:15
King Philip R.H.S. – IV 3:30
Stoughton High School – IV 3:45
Norwood High School – III 4:00
National Anthem – Norwood Madrigals 4:25
Awards 4:30

NESBA – 2017 New England Marching Band Championships

***9:30 Arrive at NHS – Prepare for rehearsal
9:50 Run Through Rehearsal
10:20 Dress and Load (Eat a sensible lunch on the bus)
11:15 On the Road
12:15 On Site
1:00 Stretch and Get Ready
1:28 Official Warm Up “A”
1:58 Ready
***2:12 Performance
3:30 Departure
4:30 Return Home, Change, and Unload
5:15 Dismissal


Marching Band Festival Class
Marblehead High School Marching Band 10:00 AM
Marching Band Division 1
David Prouty High School Marching Panther Band 10:13 AM
Tewksbury Memorial High School Marching Band 10:26 AM
Bedford High School Marching Band 10:39 AM
Dedham Marauders Marching Band 10:52 AM
Joseph Case Cardinals Marching Band 11:05 AM
Fitchburg Red Raider Marching Band 11:18 AM
Billerica HS Marching Band 11:31 AM
Break 11:44 AM
Marching Band Division 2
Sanford HS Marching Band 11:49 AM
Somerset-Berkley Blue Raider Marching Band 12:02 PM
Shepherd Hill Regional Marching Band 12:15 PM
Medford Mustang Marching Band 12:28 PM
Framingham Flyer Marching Band 12:41 PM
North Middlesex Regional H S Marching Band 12:54 PM
Lowell High School Marching Band 01:07 PM
Break 01:20 PM
Marching Band Division 3
Plymouth HS Marching Band 01:30 PM
Norwood High School Marching Band 01:44 PM
Melrose High School Marching Band 01:58 PM
New Bedford High School Whaler Marching Band 02:12 PM
Oakmont-Overlook Spartans Marching Band 02:26 PM
Reading Rockets Marching Band 02:40 PM
Awards- DM only. 02:54 PM
Marching Band Division 4
Salem Witches Marching Band 03:54 PM
Randolph Blue Devils Marching Band 04:08 PM
Everett Crimson Tide Marching Band 04:22 PM
Break 04:36 PM
Marching Band Division 5
Burlington HS Red Devils Marching Band 04:41 PM
Salem Blue Devil Marching Band 04:55 PM
Mansfield High School Marching Band 05:09 PM
Dartmouth Indians Marching Band 05:23 PM
Methuen High School Marching Band 05:37 PM
Wakefield Warrior Marching Band 05:51 PM
North Andover Scarlet Knight Marching Band 06:05 PM
Marching Band College/University
Boston University Marching Band 06:19 PM
University of Mass. Lowell Marching Band 06:33 PM
University of Connecticut Marching Band 06:47 PM
Awards- Drum Majors Only 07:01 PM
End 07:21 PM