Music Man Jr. Finale

The show is ON for tonight, Friday, February 25.

All events are being held at Nitschmann Middle School.

Please enter the building through the auditorium entrance by the flagpole. The door will be open at 3:15pm.
Don’t forget that you will need your instrument, music lyre, march folio, face mask and bell cover.


Drums: I will provide NMS percussion for you to use.

Here is a folder of Color Guard routine videos for those of you who are participating in majorette, flag, or rifle:https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1yyxXXZWn7xSIhD9uvmOReNgnqeaHtaDO?usp=sharing

Here is a folder of information and the choreography video for 100 Years of Musical Theater for those of you who are participating in the Drama Alumni intermission performance:https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1xaNBP5dxLeqwR_qimUnflcpr3oqqYyJo?usp=sharing

Instrumentalist Parts List

76 Trombone Music – The first 2 measures are 8 beats to set the tempo. The next two measures are the rolloff.

76 Trombone midi recording

UPDATES


Please read this closely as I am packing in as much information as I can.


FIRST – weather

We are in a holding pattern with the weather forecast. As soon as we know anything we will pass it on to you.  I will email you at this email address and post it on http://www.nmsim.org/music-man-jr-finale/.


SECOND – what to wear

You are to wear is your complete uniform, including head covering (hat/bearskin).  Those who do not have a uniform should wear black and white.


THIRD – arrival times

Please arrive by 6:45pm for 7pm showtimes and 1:45pm for 2pm showtimes.  You can head directly to the cafeteria where you can get your things ready for our performance.  


FOURTH – performance items

  1. We perform at the end of scene 10 which is the park and where the townspeople search for Harold Hill.
  2. Our performance begins with a roll off whistle 3 beat long tweet followed by one short tweet. We are not doing a horn flash for the roll off.
  3.  Wait for the roll off to be completed before marching forward.
  4. March down the aisles to the front of the auditorium. 
    1. Color guard turns to the middle of the floor.
    2. Winds and percussion turn to the outsides of the auditorium and march across the front and up the outside walls.
    3. Keep marching until the piece ends.
  5. Cast has their bows
  6. Following the bows we will play ourselves out of the auditorium
  7. I will blow the whistle for the roll off and we will play and march in place up to letter D and then march out of the auditorium the opposite way we came by going toward the stage and up the center aisles.
    1. Just a reminder that once again we will not do an instrument flash for the roll off.

If you have any questions or I have missed something please let me know. Otherwise I’ll be in touch with all of you tomorrow morning.

What to wear for performances

All band members are to wear their current band uniform.

Nitschmann students, you need everything including your hat.

Liberty students, you need everything including your hat or beret.

Arrival for performances

All band members should plan to arrive no later the 15 minutes before start time for that performance. We will stage our equipment in the cafeteria until it is needed. There are seats reserved for us in the back of the auditorium.

The schedule for this event is as follows:

February 25 – Friday performance begins at 7:00pm

            Your report time will be 6:45pm. Location to report is to be determined.

  • You will wear your Nitschmann or Liberty band uniform for the performance.
  • Wind instruments will need their instrument, music lyre, bell cover, and a playing mask.
  • Percussion and color guard will need to wear a facemask for the performance.

February 26 – Saturday – 2 Performances 2pm & 7pm

            Your report times are:

  • 1:45pm for the 2:00pm performance
  • 6:45pm for the 7:00pm performance
  • You will wear your Nitschmann or Liberty band uniform for the performance.
  • Wind instruments will need their instrument, music lyre, bell cover, and a playing mask.
  • Percussion and color guard will need to wear a facemask for the performance.

February 27 – Sunday Performance 2:00pm

Your report time will be 1:45pm. Location to report is to be determined.

  • You will wear your Nitschmann or Liberty band uniform for the performance.
  • Wind instruments will need their instrument, music lyre, bell cover, and a playing mask.
  • Percussion and color guard will need to wear a facemask for the performance.

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