PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT.

LaFayette Rambler Band

Learn more about how you can get involved with your student's music experience at LaFayette High School. It truly does take a village to make your student's band experience one that they will enjoy and never forget! Join us and help us make this season GREAT!

We want everyone to experience music >


MARCHING SEASON HAS STARTED>

An appreciation for music and basic classical education are key ingredients to musical success.  We promise to give you a learning experience that will develop your musical talents more than you have ever dreamed. 

IMPORTANT ANNOUCEMENTS:


ALL 2017-18 BAND DUES ARE PAST DUE.

EVERYONE WHO HAS A PAST DUE BALANCE HAS BEEN TURNED IN TO

THE LAFAYETTE HIGH SCHOOL FEES AND FINES LIST.

PLEASE PAY YOUR BALANCE ASAP!!


BAND BOOSTER MEETINGS

All band booster meetings will be held generally on the FIRST MONDAY EACH MONTH at 6:30 p.m. unless it falls on a holiday or off week. 

ALL BAND AND GUARD PARENTS AND/OR GUARDIANS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.


LHS BAND FULL YEAR PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE 2018-19

Here is a list of the marching band and high school concert band performances for the year. They also include audition dates for individual events. There are some dates missing because they have not been released yet. There will be updates to this schedule!!!! Please note that all marching band and concert band performances are mandatory. This includes football games, band contest, parades, all concerts, and graduation. You will be reminded of these dates as they come closer. Also, any alterations to this schedule will be updated well in advance to ensure that there are no discrepancies. THANK YOU!!!


Spring Semester 2018 - CONCERT SEASON & PREPERATIONS FOR FALL MARCHING BAND

APRIL 2018

4/7 - SAPA Championships 2018 at UTC Arena - Winter Guard 

4/10 - Band Booster Meeting & Parent Q & A - 6:30 pm

4/12 - Band Registration Night - 6:00 pm

4/12, 17, 19, & 23 - Fall Color Guard Clinics

4/24 - Fall Color Guard Audition 3:45 pm - 6:00 pm


MAY 2018

5/5 - Annual Band Banquet (Location & Time TBD)

5/25 - Friday 7:30PM- GRADUATION (Band will perform) LHS Football Stadium
5/29-30 - Leadership Camp, including all Guard and Percussion


Summer 2018 - MARCHING BAND

June 2018

June Rehearsals - Every Monday 6 pm - 8 pm - If you are not out of town, these rehearsals are mandatory. This is the time to plan a vacation, just let Mr. Self know the dates.


July 2018

7/9-13 Rookie Camp 9 am - Noon - This is for all new members and officers. This is to train new members to prepare for band. Color Guard will also be required to attend these rehearsals.

7/10 - Full Band Rehearsal 6 pm - 8 pm

7/12 - Full Band Rehearsal 6 pm - 8 pm

7/16-20 Monday/Wednesday/Friday 8 am - 5 pm  &  Tuesday/Thursday 8 am - 8 pm. BAND CAMP IS MANDATORY FOR EVERYONE.

​7/24 - Full Band Rehearsal 8 am - Noon - MANDATORY FOR EVERYONE

​7/26 - Full Band Rehearsal 8 am - Noon - MANDATORY FOR EVERYONE


Fall Semester 2018 - MARCHING BAND

BAND PRACTICES DURING MARCHING SEASON 2018 WILL BE ON MONDAYS, TUESDAYS, AND THURSDAYS

FROM 3:45 PM TO 5:30 PM


August 2018
8/9, Thursday - Football Game @ Home against Trion - Scrimmage Game

8/17 - Football Game @ Home against Model

8/24 - Football Game @ Fannin County

8/31 - Football Game @ Gordon Lee


September 2018

9/7 - Football Game @ Home against Christian Heritage

9/14 - OPEN

9/21 - Football Game @ Southeast Whitfield

9/28 - Football Game @ Heritage


October 2018
10/5 - Football Game @ Home against Northwest Whitfield

10/12 - Football Game @ Ridgeland

10/19 - OPEN

10/26 - Football Game @ Home against Pickens County


November 2018
11/2 - Football Game @ Gilmer County


December 2018