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UPDATE: Band Day 2021 Canceled

We are sorry to update students and families that JMU Band Day 2021 will not be able to occur this year.

We look forward to seeing students in 2022! 

Online Reservation & Payment

Step One - Online Reservation:  

Online Reservation Form

Students must each register individually.  Online Reservation Forms are due by Monday, September 6, 2021.  

Step Two - Payment

$25 Event Fee is due by Monday, September 6, 2021. Payments will not be accepted on-site.  

This event fee is non-refundable.

 Pay Event Fee (Link coming soon)

NOTE:  In order to participate in this event, each student must be pre-registered.  We cannot accept walk-up participants on the day of the event, due to logistical concerns and limited facilities.  Online Reservation Forms AND Payment are due Monday, September 6, 2021.

Tickets

All Band Day PARTICIPANTS & DIRECTORS will receive free admission to the event.  However, parents, family, and friends will need to purchase general admission tickets for the game.  DISCOUNTED TICKETS are available by clicking the link below:

Purchase Additional Discounted Tickets (Link coming soon)

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Directions & Parking

To get to campus from I-81:

  • Take EXIT 245 (Port Republic Road)
  • From the South, turn LEFT at the top of the off-ramp onto Port Republic Road.
  • From the North, turn RIGHT at the top of the off-ramp onto Port Republic Road.
  • Turn RIGHT onto South Main Street.
  • Turn LEFT onto Warsaw Avenue and proceed to the Warsaw Parking Deck.
    • GPS Address: 57 Warsaw Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Music

The 2021 JMU Band Day music selection is Bill Chase’s Get It On.  This is a JMU and MRD tradition – you can download your part (PDF) from the Band Day website.  When printing, you may have to shrink the size to fit into your flip folder if you choose to use one. 

COLOR GUARD (flag) – please see the video links below for choreography. 

WIND & PERCUSSION: CLICK BELOW to download your part for Get It On:

NOTE: MUSIC DOES NOT HAVE TO BE MEMORIZED.  However, if you choose to use music, please bring the necessary flip folder/lyre to accommodate. 

FLUTE/PICCOLO

CLARINET

ALTO SAX

TENOR SAX

BARI SAX

TRUMPET 1

TRUMPET 2

TRUMPET 3

MELLOPHONE

TROMBONE 1

TROMBONE 2

BARITONE (B.C.)

BARITONE (T.C.)

TUBA

BATTERY SCORE (Snare, Tenor, Bass, Cymbals)

COLOR GUARD - Full version with counts - CLICK HERE

COLOR GUARD - Full version with music - CLICK HERE

COLOR GUARD - Alternate version with counts - CLICK HERE

COLOR GUARD - Alternate version with music - CLICK HERE

Information for Students
Information for Parents

CLICK HERE to download EVENT INFORMATION SHEET.

TICKET REMINDER:  For all parents, family, friends, and guets, DISCOUNTED TICKETS are available for purchase. CLICK HERE to go directly to the JMU Athletics BAND DAY ticket site.

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