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WSHSB Members' News

Use link below to access weekly Rehearsal Notes which include:        1.Special Attention Items,  2.Important Dates and Deadlines                  3.Sectional Chart,  4.Sweeping Assignments, 5.MUSIC NOTES and       6.GENERAL NOTES        

Access past notes using the Archive link provided at the bottom

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WSHSB Patriot Marching Band

For marching, the WSHSB is also known as "The Patriots." Patriots attend marching camp in June and average five parades in the summer.

WSHSB Winter Concert

With two concerts per year, our winter concert is usually held at the end of January. Concerts are FREE admission with open seating. Check our Music Resource page to listen to past concerts.

WSHSB Patriot Marching Band

Marching trimester is voluntary and open to current WSHSB members and NON-members. This includes experienced musicians who are welcome to join us for the summer marching trimester. For more details see our Summer Marching page.

WSHSB Spring Concert

Our second concert of the year is generally held mid to late May. Come hear our Junior, Senior, and Symphonic bands separately and combined.

West Suburban Home School Band

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About WSHSB

The West Suburban Home School Band, or WSHSB in short, follows the model of a community band and includes all wind instruments, woodwinds and brass, as well as a full percussion section. There are no stringed instruments ...more

WSHSB Member's News

Member's News has the link to the weekly Rehearsal Notes PDF and for quick reference, Important Dates and Deadlines and the Sectional Chart are included. Download  the weekly Rehearsal Notes for the week's practice assignments and more.

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Join WSHSB

To join the WSHSB a student must be home schooled. Those interested in joining the WSHSB, at any level but Cadet, must submit an audition video. Recommended minimum age for any level is nine. There are four skill levels to consider...more

WSHSB Members' News
         
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*******ATTENTION*******

Per the church's request, band is cancelled for 11/12 and 11/19.

Also, no band on 11/26 - Happy Thanksgiving

See the 11/11 email from the director. She will continue to keep you apprised of the most recent developments via email.

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10-29-20 Rehearsal Notes

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The Sectional information below is made available on this page for quick reference. Use the link above to open the complete weekly Rehearsal Notes document. To see past notes go to the Rehearsal Notes Archive.

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                                              WSHSB ON TV!
At the end of this item is the link to 'Someone You Should Know' with Harry Porterfield, featuring Mrs. Borow and the West Suburban Home School Band. The video is no longer there but the text of the interview remains.
  Someone You Should Know 2-13-15

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 See the Calendar for all dates as currently known.

SECTIONALS for ??/??/??

All Sectionals are MANDATORY

Note different times shown in RED

Cadet

 5:00-5:15pm

 NONE

 Hallway

Cadet

 5:00-5:15pm

 NONE 

 Entry Hall

Cadet

 5:00-5:15pm

 NONE

 

Cadet

 5:00-5:15pm

 NONE  

Cadet

 5:00-5:15pm

 NONE

 

Junior

 5:45-6:00pm

 NONE

 Hallway

Junior

 5:45-6:00pm

 NONE

 Entry Hall

Junior

 5:45-6:00pm

 NONE  

Senior

 6:45-7:00pm

 NONE

 Hallway

Senior

 6:45-7:00pm

 NONE  Entry Hall

Senior

 6:45-7:00pm

 NONE  

Symphonic

 7:45-8:00pm

NONE 

 Hallway

Symphonic

 7:45-8:00pm

 NONE

 Entry Hall

Symphonic

 7:45-8:00pm   

 NONE  

                 
    
Sweeping/Trash Assignments for next rehearsal after Symphonic band
         
*NOTE* The back door locks, so one person holds the door open
                                   while the other puts trash in the bin
     You must get a sub if you will not be there. ??/??/?? –  person 1, person 2
 
 
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