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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

DAY and LOCATION CHANGE

For 2022-2023 band practice returns to Thursdays every week.
We are returning to our former home at Resurrection Church, in Wayne at the NW corner of Route 59 & Army Trail Road         


Overview and Orientation Meeting, September 15
First Band Rehearsal, September 22

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Rehearsal Notes end with the concert season. Summer News will be sent via email.

 

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2022 Summer Recruiting Flyer

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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 --/--/22

All Sectionals are MANDATORY

Note different times shown in RED

Cadet

 4:45-5:00pm

 NONE  See front table

Cadet

 4:45-5:00pm

 NONE

 See front table

Cadet

 4:45-5:00pm

 NONE  See front table

Cadet

 4:45-5:00pm

  NONE  See front table

Junior

 5:45-6:00pm

 NONE  See front table

Junior

 5:45-6:00pm

 NONE

 See front table

Junior

 5:45-6:00pm

 NONE  See front table

Senior

 6:45-7:00pm

 NONE  See front table

Senior

 6:45-7:00pm

NONE  See front table

Senior

 6:45-7:00pm

 NONE  See front table

Symphonic

 7:45-8:00pm

 NONE

 See front table

Symphonic

 7:45-8:00pm

NONE  See front table

Symphonic

 7:45-8:00pm

 NONE  See front table

Symphonic

 7:45-8:00pm

 NONE  See front table

Symphonic

 7:45-8:00pm

 NONE

 See front table
   

ATTENTION ALL SYMPHONIC MEMBERSAll Symphonic members are to remain and help with resetting the rehearsal space including loading the trailer with the percussion equipment, and carrying whatever needs to go in the director’s van.

PLUS - ALL Symphonic members must help reset the chairs after Symphonic band.

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You must get a sub if you will not be there. --/--/22

Women’s Garbage duty -

Men’s Garbage duty -

Sweeper -

Vacuuming -

 
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