Welcome to the West Bridgewater Music Department Website
Designed to inform you of current happenings, important events and notices for all West Bridgewater music classes

Tri-County Chorale Festival
January 13
12:30PM-7PM

January 14
8:30AM-4PM

Tri-County Chorale Performance
Parents Invited ($5 per ticket at venue)
2PM

Dighton-Rehoboth High School

Boys Basketball Game
MSHS Pep Band Performance
Wednesday, February 1
6:30PM
Report Time: 5:30PM
WBHS

Providence College Chorale Festival
Friday, February 3
Providence, RI

SEMSBA Senior and Junior Auditions
Saturday, February 4
Hanover High School
Report Time: 1:15PM
1:45PM Audition Start Time

WB Music Boosters Meeting
Tuesday, February 7
6:30PM
HS Band Room

Girls Basketball Game
MSHS Pep Band Performance
Friday, February 10
5:00PM
Report Time: 4:000PM
WBHS

Music in the Parks Festival
Friday, May 19
7:00AM-10:00PM
Sig Flags New England
Agawam, MA


MSHS Pep Band Performnces
(6:30PM Game (students report at 5:30PM)
Wednesday, February 1
The HS and MS Band will be performing at 2 home basketball games this year. Every student is expected to attend unless they have a letter or email that has been received from the student’s parent(s) or guardian(s) delivered to Mr. LeMarier by Monday, January 23rd. Students are to wear school colors (maroon, black, white) just like they did for the football games this year. We will meet in the band room to prepare at the respective report times:

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 (5:30PM Report Time 6:30PM Game) Boys Basketball Game Friday, February 10, 2017 (4:00PM Report Time 5:00PM Game) Girls Basketball Game

If there are any problems or questions, please let Mr. LeMarier know by emailing Mr. LeMarier at elemarier@wbridgewater.com. Thank you for your understanding in this matter.


Band and Chorus SEMSBA (Saturday, February 4
Report Time: 1:15PM
Audition Start Time: 1:45PM)
  Students who will be auditioning at Junior and Senior SEMSBA should know that auditions will take place on Saturday, February 4th at Hanover HS (287 Cedar St, Hanover, MA). Students should have already seen Mr. LeMarier for music (or bought the music if Mr. L did not have it) and should already have rehearsed the music thoroughly to be ready to audition. More information about audition scale requirements and other info can be found on the West Bridgewater Music Department website at http://www.wbridgewatermusic.com. Students should report to Hanover HS by 1:15PM where they will meet with Mr. LeMarier to check in and get ready to audition. The auditions start at 1:45PM.

SEMSBA Auditions

BAND

Band Junior SEMSBA Audition Info (Grades 7-9):Click Here
Required Audition Pieces By Instrument: Click Here
Other Audition Performance Requirements By Instrument: Click Here

Band Senior SEMSBA Audition Info (Grades 10-12):Click Here
Required Audition Pieces By Instrument: Click Here
Other Audition Performance Requirements By Instrument: Click Here

CHORUS

Click Here For Chorus Info



Music Boosters Meeting
The Music Boosters will be having their meeting on Tuesday, February 7th at 6:30PM in the HS Band Room. All parents of students are invited and encouraged to attend.

WB Music Providence Bruins Family Night
Friday, January 6
6:00PM Dunkin Donuts Center Providence, RI
Mrs. Diman, Mr. Corriea, and Mr. LeMarier want to thank the large crowd of around 180 band/chorus students and parents that went to the Providence Bruins. The Providence Bruins said that we would receive pictures and possibly video of the event in the next coming weeks.


MSHS Winter Concert
(6:30PM (students report at 6PM))
Thursday, December 15th
Mr. LeMarier and Mrs. Diman would like to thank all middle School and high School Chorus and Band students who gave a great performance at the Winter Concert. WBTV was kind enough to video the entire performance which you can watch below:


Howard Winter Concert
Tuesday, December 13th
Mr. LeMarier and Mr. Corriea would like to thank all Howard Chorus and Band students who performed excellently at the Howard Winter Concert. WBTV was kind enough to video the entire performance which you can watch below:



MSHS Mannequin Challenge
In case you didn't see it, the band was a big feature in the MSHS Mannequin Challenge video made by Mr. Cray. Feel free to view it below.



UMASS Band Day 2016
The music department would like to send a BIG THANK YOU to all students who performed at UMASS Band Day. It was great to see more students this year. Judging from the photo below, it was a good time for all!


The music department would like to send special thanks to parents who attended and helped out.

We would like to recognize Mrs. Puliafico for her help with distributing tickets for parents and Mrs. Crowley who provided lunch for all participants.

Video of the UMASS Band Day 2016 Performance:



Color Guard Homecoming Performance Performance Saturday, September 24th
WB Color Guard members performed at the homecoming football game on Saturday, September 24th. We applaud their excellent performance

Here is video of the color guard performance:



Band Pep Rally Performance Friday, September 30th
MS and HS Band members played at the pep rally on Friday, September 30th. I've heard so much feedback from those at the Pep Rally with it being noted as "the best ever with the band". We are all really proud of our Wildcat band.

Here is video of some of the band performances from the pep rally:



Band/Chorus Field Events 2016-2017
  The HS Band, MS Band, and Chorus will be doing performances throughout the year. You can download a list of planned performances here. They will be gone over during the first classes. We are requiring all band and chorus students to attend these performances unless a letter is received from a parent/guardion prior to the event that includes a reason for not being at a performance. It is important that students make every attempt to be at these events. Please contact Mr. LeMarier or Mrs. Diman if there are any concerns. Thank you for your understanding as we strive to become more of a part of the culture of WBMSHS.