Schedules

2015 Colorguard and Dance Audition Camp/Clinic

Location: VSU Fine Arts Building

 

 

 

2015 Percussion Placement Camp/Clinic  

Location: VSU Fine Arts Building

2015 Band Camp 

Sunday, August 9th

1:00 – 4:00pm Dorm check-in for guard, percussion, and leadership
5:00pm Dinner (on your own)
6:30 – 8:30pm Meetings (leadership) and rehearsal for guard, dance and perc.

Monday, August 10th

9:00am – 12:00pm Meetings (leadership) and rehearsal for guard, dance and perc
12:00pm    Lunch
2:00 – 5:00pm Meetings (leadership) and rehearsal for guard, dance and perc

Tuesday, August 11th

9:00am – 12:00pm Meetings (leadership) and rehearsal for guard, dance and perc
12:00pm    Lunch
1:00 – 4:00pm Dorm check-in for all woodwinds and brass
(1:30 – 4:00pm) Rehearsal for guard, dance, and perc
3:30 – 5:00pm Camp check-in (all students); in front lobby of Fine Arts Bldg
5:00pm Dinner
6:30 – 8:30pm General meeting, part placement auditions, and sectionals

Wednesday, August 12th

9:00am - 12:00pm Marching rehearsal
12:00pm Lunch  
1:30 - 3:00 Freshmen orientation meeting (mandatory for all new VSU students)
3:00 - 5:00pm Playing rehearsal
5:00pm  Dinner
6:30 - 8:30pm Marching/Playing rehearsal

Thursday, August 13th

9:00am - 12:00 pm (To Be Determined)
12:00pm  Lunch 
1:30 - 3:15pm Sectional playing rehearsal
3:30 - 5:00pm Playing rehearsal
5:00pm   Dinner
6:30 - 8:30 Marching/Playing rehearsal

Friday, August 14th

9:00am – 12:00 pm Marching/playing rehearsal (Woodwinds and Guard only)
12:00pm Lunch
2:00 – 5:00pm Marching/Playing rehearsal (Brass and Perc. only)

Saturday, August 15th

2:00 - 3:15pm Sectional playing rehearsal
3:30 - 5:00pm Playing rehearsal
5:0 Dinner
6:30 - 8:30pm Marching/Playing rehearsal

Sunday, August 16th

2:00 – 5:00pm Marching/Playing rehearsal

Monday, August 17th

4:00 – 6:00pm Regular class meeting

2015 Performance Calendar

Meet the Blazers

Date and Time - TBA

Sept 5

@ Albany State (7:00 pm)
 (possible full band or pep-band)

Sept 12

vs Winston Salem State (6:00 pm)
(game played at McEachern HS in Powder Springs, GA)
(possible full band or pep-band)

Sept 26

Home vs Cumberland College (4:00 pm)

Sept 26

Southern Open Marching Exhibition (evening)
(at our stadium)

Oct 3

Home vs UNA (2:00 pm) 

Oct 10

@ West GA (2:00 pm)
 Possible Exhibition performance
(full band)

Oct 17

Home vs Mississippi College (3:00 pm)

Oct 31

Home vs West Alabama (2:00 pm)
(possible pep-band)

Nov 14

Homecoming Parade (morning)
Home vs Florida Tech (3:00 pm)

*We will not travel to all pep-band games listed. Exact trips will be determined later based on playoff implications, budget, other schedule conflicts, etc.
*We will also perform at playoff games (if played at home, or close to Valdosta) and National Championship game (if applicable).
*We will solidify our exhibition performances ASAP!