ATTENTION: Marching Band Families
 
 
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April:

8th to 11th- LOP to World Championships
 
14th- LOBB Gen Meeting (short) + LOMB Q&A, 7pm LOHS Band Room
 
16th to 18th- LOWG to World Championships
 
18th- Middle School MSBOA Solo & Ensemble, Oakview MS
 
23rd to 25th- LOHS Spring Musical
 
23rd- Scripps Music & Art Festival, Scripps MS
 
28th- LOHS Senior Recital, 7pm LOHS Auditorium

 

 
 
 

 

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Up Coming Events


  • By now, I hope you’ve taken a look at the season schedule. It’s on page 8 of this year’s Marching Band Packet. You need to know 2 things about that schedule:   1. It’s a tentative schedule. We make this schedule in March, way too early in the season for Mr. Steele to know exactly which MCBA competitions we will participate in. I will issue a finalized schedule before the end of the school year ...
  • LOMB is an unusual marching band program. I don’t mean unusual as in "weird”. I mean "extraordinary” or not-your-average-band.   Lake Orion Marching Band is a competitive marching band; these are pretty rare in the state of Michigan. If a high school does have a marching band, chances are that it performs at football games and assorted parades or school functions. LOMB does the normal stuff plus they add a competition show. That specialized show ...
  • For most of us, marching band is a foreign land filled with strange beings and weird customs. Many band parents have never played an instrument. Of those parents who participated in band, many did not participate in marching band. Of the parents who marched, only a teeny tiny segment marched in a band of LOMB’s current size and caliber. So yes- it is normal for you to ...
  • Please join us for a free concert:   Tuesday, January 20th 3pm, LOHS Auditorium   Lake Orion High School will host a small ensemble of the 2nd Marine Division Band.   The concert will be about 50 min long and is free to the public.   The ensemble is approximately seven members of the larger band. The program includes jazz and some rock tunes.   They will also reserve time for questions following the concert, ...
  • Congratulations! 2015 DSO Middle School Honors Band:   Students rehearse alongside members of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on Monday, March 16 th. Concert that evening at Orchestra Hall in the Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit.     Members from  Scripps Cadet Band :      Navreet Singh, Flute Gabriella Tapley, Flute Gabrielle Gentner, Oboe Madeline Steinfeldt, Oboe Lauren Gothro, Bass Clarinet Hailey Melchert, Bassoon Cole Harris, Alto Sax Lindsey Smiles, Bari Sax