Concert Schedule

WMS Band Concert Information for 2017-2018

Date, Time, Concert, Location

September 20-October 30, WMEA All-State Recording
(7th and 8th Grade Only) - Set up a time with Mr. A - WMS Band Room

Early October, Jazz Band Auditions (sign up on the Jazz Band bulletin board - grades 7 and 8)

Thursday, October 19, 7:00 p.m., Symphonic Band Exchange Concert with Griffin MS Band, @ WMS

We will be having a pizza dinner/mixer with the Griffin band, 5:30 PM @ WMS in our cafeteria

Tuesday, October 24, 7:07 p.m., Concert Band cookie concert, WMS Cafeteria and Band Room (after conferences)

Wednesday, November 8, Veteran's Day Assembly at WMS - during school day (Symphonic Band)

Thursday, November 9, Veteran's Day Assemblies at the elementary schools - during school day (Symphonic Band)

Thursday, December 7, 6:00 p.m., Almost Winter Band Concert, WMS - all bands.


Friday, December 16, 1:20 p.m.,
Almost Winter Music Department Concert (Jazz, Symphonic (8), Choir and Orchestra)

Friday, January 12 (tentative), MLK Day Assembly at the Centennial Elementary school (Concert Band)

Saturday, February 17, all day, WMEA Jr. All-State (7th and 8th grade selected students), Yakima

Thursday, March 22, 7:00 PM, 5th and 6th Grade Band Festival, WMS Gym (for 5th grade band members from Centennial, Pioneer and McKenny Elementary Schools and 6th graders from WMS)

Saturday, March 24, all day, Solo/Ensemble Festival (required for Symphonic Band and highly encouraged for all others), Griffin MS

Thursday or Friday, April 19 or 20, Band Assessment, Symphonic Band Only, SPSCC - during the school day – parents are welcome to attend.

Wednesday, May 2, 9:30 AM All School Assembly - 9:30 AM (Combined Symphonic and Concert Bands, Choir, and Orchestra)

Thursday, May 24, 7:30 PM OHS Jazz Night, OHS PAC - (Jazz Band Only - With Reeves, Washington and OHS Jazz Bands)

Monday, June 4, 6:00 PM, Band Awards (Symphonic Band) and ice Cream Social - LBA Park

Tuesday, June 5, 6:00 PM, Spring, WMS Gym - all bands.