WELCOME TO THE SAMOHI - VIKING MARCHING BAND
& COLOR GUARD WEBSITE
SAMOHI, 601 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405, USA
(310) 395-3204


July 4, 2008 - Santa Monica 4th of July Parade

New Associate Band Director:  We are thrilled to announce the hiring of a new Associate Band Director!  Her name is Kathleen Janert, she is from San Antonio, TX, her instrument is the trumpet, and she is a former student of Dr. Ramirez.
Summer 2008 Schedule
August
14 Thursday Rehearsal at Samohi 6:00 to 8:00 PM
16 Saturday

Leadership Lunch/Meeting
Drum Major, Section Leaders, Guard and Percussion Captains, Instrucitonal Staff

11:00 AM
18 Monday First Day of Band Camp
(Yahoo!)
10:00 AM
18 - 22 Band Camp Week 1 - Mandatory!
Full Band
Noon to 9:00 PM
25 - 29 Band Camp Week 2 - Mandatory!
Full Band
Noon to 9:00 PM
21 Thursday 1st All Parent Meeting
Samohi Band Room
7:00 PM
28 Thursday Family Night with the Band Performance
Potluck Dinner
6:00 PM
New SMBPA Co-Presidents!
Helen Weary and Leah Moore

MARCHING BAND UNIFORM FITTING SCHEDULE
(PLEASE DISREGARD PREVIOUS NOTICES) 
AUGUST 7 (THURSDAY)   01:00 - 06:00
AUGUST 9 (SATURDAY)   09:00 - 12:00
AUGUST 14 (THURSDAY)  01:00 - 06:00
AUGUST 16 (SATURDAY)  09:00 - 12:00
AUGUST 19 - 22  09:00 - 12:00  (before band camp)
AUGUST 25 - 28  09:00 - 12:00  (before band camp)
(Use care not to overlap with your assigned registration day)

**  APPOINTMENT LOCATION WILL BE IN THE COLOR GUARD ROOM **
** ALL STUDENTS MUST BE FITTED FOR A UNIFORM **

SENIORS MUST MAKE THEIR APPOINTMENTS BY JULY 31st TO RECEIVE PRIORITY STATUS.  THEREAFTER, ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE AVAILABLE TO ALL GRADE LEVELS
Parent volunteers are very much appreciated.  There is a sign up sheet in the band room, or you can sign up with me via e-mail.  Please arrange to stay at least 2 hours.  We will be fitting uniforms and hemming pants.  If you want to learn how to hem this is a good opportunity and it is very easy!  You will be responsible for hemming your child's football uniform.
Keiko Kuyama - Uniforms