OPENING CAMP MEETING
MRD CAMP WILL OFFICIALLY BEGIN AT 3:30pm ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 17, 2014 WITH A MEETING ON THE UPPER QUAD IN FRONT OF WILSON HALL (see enclosed map). Instruments are NOT required at this meeting, but will be needed after dinner for our first rehearsals. All MRD’s should plan to meet in front of Wilson Hall by 3:30pm. In case of rain/inclement weather, we will meet inside Wilson Hall.
CLICK HERE for a campus map of MRD Camp/Season locations.
Please review the schedule for the first day of MRD Band Camp. With everything that takes place during this first day, it is necessary for all members to be informed and responsible for reporting to the appropriate locations at the assigned times. PLEASE PAY CAREFUL ATTENTION TO SCHEDULE UPDATES DURING BAND CAMP (and the season), AS TIMES AND LOCATIONS MAY BE ADJUSTED DUE TO POTENTIAL INCLEMENT WEATHER CONDITIONS OR FACILITY AVAILABILITY.
CLICK HERE for the 2014 MRD Camp Opening Day Schedule.
BASIC CAMP SCHEDULE
The MRD Camp Schedule will follow this basic outline each day, with a few exceptions (listed below):
8:30AM Morning Sessions
11:30AM Lunch Break
1:00PM Afternoon Sessions
4:30PM Dinner Break
6:00PM Evening Sessions
8:30PM Evening Activities
SOME IMPORTANT TIMES DURING THE WEEK:
Thursday, August 21 – NO morning or afternoon rehearsals (Freshmen Orientation)
Friday, August 22 – MRD Performance @ Freshman Pep Rally (7:45pm)
Saturday, August 23 – Final Camp Rehearsal (TBA) – no evening rehearsal – camp closing
Monday, August 25 – FALL CLASSES BEGIN!
Tuesday, August 26 – FIRST MRD REHEARSAL at Bridgeforth Stadium – NEW PRACTICE TIME: 6-7:30pm.