Marching Band Information

  • Anyone grade 8-12 is eligible to become a member.
  • Do not worry if you are good enough, there is a home for ANY instrumentalist that is interested in joining! We will help you be successful!
  • You do not need to be enrolled in a music class at N.H.S. to participate.
  • We rehearse Tuesdays 5:30-8:30 through the summer until camp.
  • Music camp is required and will take place in August.
  • After Camp we rehearse August and September.
  • When school starts we rehearse Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-8:30 and Saturdays as scheduled. (Depending upon football games and competitions/evaluations.)
  • We have Sunday Competitions/Evaluations in October.
  • We welcome students that may not play an instrument or would like to learn a new one.
  • We will be marching in hometown parades weather permitting.
  • We are usually scheduled for 5-6 Competition/Evaluations.
  • There is a $150.00 performance fee to participate. (No one will be denied participation based on a financial need.)

For more information about joining, contact Band Director Steve Conant at For more information about the Norwood Parents Music Association, please email

The Parent Music Association Meeting Schedule.


Tuesday evenings, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Locations rotate in district

DATE                                       LOCATION

SEPTEMBER 20                        NHS LIBRARY

OCTOBER 18                           NHS LIBRARY

NOVEMBER 15                        COAKLEY MS LIBRARY

DECEMBER 20                         BALCH

JANUARY 17                            PRESCOTT

FEBRUARY 21*                        OLDHAM

MARCH 21                               CALLAHAN

APRIL 18                                  CLEVELAND


JUNE 20                                   COAKLEY MS LIBRARY

*School vacation

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