At-A-Glance

Current Season

2019-20 Marching Band

SAHS Varsity Football schedule: Souderton AthleticsMaxpreps

8/22/19Thursday, 6:30pmParent Preview @ SAHS Stadium (marching band performance, no game)
8/23/19Friday, 7pmHome game: Pottsgrove
8/30/19Friday, 7pmAway game: Quakertown
9/6/19Friday, 7pmHome game: Hatboro-Horsham
9/13/19Friday, 7pmAway game: William Tennent
9/20/19Friday, 7pmHome game: Pennridge — Community Night
9/27/19Friday, 7pmHome Game: Central Bucks East — Homecoming
10/4/19Friday, 7pmAway game: North Penn
10/11/19Friday, 7pmAway Game: Council Rock North
10/18/19Friday, 7pmHome game: Central Bucks West
10/25/19Friday, 7pmHome Game: Central Bucks South — Senior Night

Questions? meals@soudertonbigred.org

 EntreeDrinks & Desserts provided by:
8/23 (Home)TacosBRBB Executive Committee
8/30 (Away)Mac & Cheese, NuggetsStaff members
9/6 (Home)ZitiFlutes
9/13 (Away)PizzaTrumpets
9/20 (Home)HoagiesBattery
9/27
Homecoming
TacosSaxes
10/4 (Away)PizzaClarinets
10/11 (Away)Sandwiches for the busBRBB
10/18 (Home)ZitiGuard
10/25 (Home)Mac & Cheese, NuggetsLow Brass

US Bands (Group IV-A): Schedule/locations | Cavalcade of Bands (Yankee class): Schedule/locations

DateEventLocationCircuit
9/14North Penn High School
73.713, 1st
Lansdale, PAUS Bands
9/21Ridley High School
72.3, 1st
Folsom, PACavalcade
10/5Plymouth Whitemarsh High School
76.5, 4th
Plymouth Meeting, PACavalcade
10/12Perkiomen Valley High School
78.2, 3rd. 1st in Visual Effect.
Collegeville, PAUS Bands
10/19USBands Pennsylvania State Championships
84.82, 2nd
West Chester, PAUS Bands
11/2Governor Mifflin High SchoolShillington, PACavalcade
11/9Cavalcade ChampionshipsWest Chester, PACavalcade
Date/TimeEvent
November 23; 1pmLansdale Mardi Gras Holiday Parade
December 7; 11amSouderton Holiday Parade
May 25Memorial Day Parade, Washington DC

2019-20 Concert Performances

Date/TimeEventLocation
Tuesday, 11/19 @ 6:30 pmJazz and Lab Band ConcertSAHS Auditorium
Friday, 12/6 @ 6:30 pmConcert and Symphonic Band ConcertSAHS Auditorium
Monday, 4/27 @ 6:30 pmJazz and Lab Band ConcertSouderton Park or SAHS Auditorium
Wednesday, 4/29 @ 6:30pmConcert and Symphonic Band ConcertSAHS Auditorium

2020 Indoor Competitions: encore! Indoor Percussion and Forte Winter Guard

Venue addresses and schedules: Use the links to the individual competition schedules in the table below.
Tournament Indoor Association (TIA) site

2/1/20Salisbury HS (TIA site)
2/22/20Daniel Boone HS (TIA site)
3/7/20Conrad Weiser HS (TIA site)
or Triton HS (TIA site)
3/21/20Blue Mountain (TIA site)
3/28/20Catasauqua HS (TIA site)
4/18/20Parkland HS (TIA site)
4/25/20SAHS Home Show: Championships
(TIA site)
4/30/20 through 5/3/20TIA Atlantic Coast Championships, Wildwood, NJ (TIA site)

Last Season (2018-19)

2018-19 Marching Band Season

MaxPreps schedule • SAHS Varsity Football 2018-19 schedule

8/23/18Thursday, 6:30pmParent Preview @ SAHS Stadium (marching band performance, no game)
8/24/18Friday, 7pmAway game: Penn Wood
8/31/18Friday, 7pmHome game: Quakertown
9/7/18Friday, 7pmAway game: Hatboro-Horsham
(buses depart by 5:15)
9/14/18Friday, 7pm
SAHS Homecoming
Home game: William Tennent (conference game)
SAHS Homecoming; band performs pre-game. Arrive by 6:30 to see the show.
9/21/18Friday, 7pmAway game: Pennridge (conference Rivalry game)
9/29/18Saturday, 1pmAway Game: Central Bucks East (conference game)
Today is a double header: competition at Boyertown, football game at CB East
10/5/18Friday, 7pm
Community/Crest/Valley Night
Home Game: North Penn (conference game)
The band performs at half-time (the North Penn band is unable to attend);
8th grade Valley and Crest band students join Big Red in the stands tonight.
10/12/18Friday, 7pm
SAHS Senior Night
Home Game: Council Rock North
10/19/18Friday, 7pmAway game: Central Bucks West (conference game)
10/26/18Friday, 7pmAway Game: Central Bucks South (conference game)

Fall 2018 Friday Night Feasts (pre-game band meals)

Questions? meals@soudertonbigred.org

 EntreeDrinks & Desserts provided by:
8/16TacosBRBB Executive Committee
8/23PizzaStaff members
8/24ZitiGuard
8/31Chicken PattiesTrumpets
9/7PizzaLow Brass and Low Winds
9/14
Homecoming
Mac and cheeseDrum Majors and Officers
9/21HoagiesAlto/Tenor Saxes
9/29TBDTBD
10/5Chicken PattiesPercussion: Battery
10/12
Senior Night
Mac & CheesePercussion: Pit
10/19TacosClarinet
10/26PizzaFlutes

Fall 2018 Competitions: Marching Band

Venue addresses and schedules: Use the links to the individual competition schedules in the table below.
USBands site: Souderton competition schedule
USBands: Group IV-A (What are the USBands groups?)
Cavalcade of Bands(What are the Cavalcade classifications?)

9/29/18, SaturdayBoyertown Area HS: Arlen Saylor Cavalcade
Today is a double header: competition at Boyertown, football game at CB East.
Schedule and venue information (USBands site)
Boyertown: Online ticket salesAdvance: $8 adults; $5 seniors/students
At the gate: $10 adults; $5 seniors/students
10/6/18, SaturdayPerkiomen Valley HS: Music in the Valley
Schedule and venue information (USBands site)
Tickets available at the gate.
10/13/18, SaturdayMarple Newtown HS: Bandarama
This is a Cavalcade of Bands competition. The WCU Incomparable Golden Rams Marching Band—including alums Derek Booz, Sarah Herold, and Tim West—will close the show with an exhibition performance.
Schedule and venue information (Cavalcade site) scores
Facebook event
At the gate: $12 adults; $8 seniors/students
(The canceled 2018 home show, Celebration of Bands, was originally scheduled for today.)
10/27/18, SaturdayWest Chester University: USBands PA State Championships
Schedule and venue information (USBands site)
11/4/18, SundayAllentown / J. Birney Crum Stadium: USBands A Class National Championships
Schedule and venue information (USBands site)

 

11/17/18, SaturdayMardi Gras Christmas Parade, Lansdale at 1pm
12/1/18, SaturdaySouderton Holiday Parade, 11am
Parade info, including the Parade Map
5/25/18, SaturdayMemorial Day Weekend: Harleysville Jaycees Country Days / Just Cruisin’ Parade, Harleysville at 11am

2018-19 Concert Performances

11/27, 6:30pm @SAHSTuesdayWinter Concert: Jazz Band & Lab Band
(with the Indian Crest and Indian Valley Middle School Jazz Bands)
12/7, 6:30pm @ SAHSFridayWinter Concert: Concert Band & Symphonic Band
4/30, 6:30pm @ SAHSTuesdaySpring Concert: Jazz Band & Lab Band
(with the Indian Crest and Indian Valley Middle School Jazz Bands at the Bandshell in the Souderton Borough Community Park. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be moved to SAHS.)
5/1, 6:30pm @ SAHSWednesdaySpring Concert: Concert Band & Symphonic Band

2019 Indoor Competitions: encore! Indoor Percussion and Forte Winter Guard

Venue addresses and schedules: Use the links to the individual competition schedules in the table below.
Tournament Indoor Association (TIA) site

1/26/19Salisbury HS event scores (TIA site)
encore: 65.50, 1st
Forte: 46.73, 3rd
2/23/19Daniel Boone HS event scores (TIA site)
encore: 73.85, 2nd
Forte: 57.58, 2nd
3/2/19Pennridge HS event scores (Cavalcade site)
This is a Cavalcade of Bands competition.
encore: 74.6, 3rd
Forte: 66.9, 2nd
3/16/19Conrad Weiser HS event scores (TIA site)
encore: 77.10, 1st
Forte: 60.53, 2nd
3/30/19Catasauqua HS event scores (TIA site)
encore: 82.65, 1st
Forte: 64.60, 4th
4/13/19Q @ East Stroudsburg University
Schedule and venue information (TIA site)
4/27/19SAHS Home Show: Championships
Schedule and venue information (TIA site)
5/2/19 through 5/5/19TIA Atlantic Coast Championships, Wildwood, NJ
Schedule and venue information (TIA site)

2019 Jazz Competitions: Jazz & Lab Bands

Cavalcade of Bands Jazz Schedule
This spring, the Jazz Band competes in the Open Class and the Lab Band competes in the A Class on the Cavalcade of Bands Jazz circuit. Cavalcade information, including sample score sheet and rules & regulations are at the Cavalcade site.

2/8/19Friday, 6:55-11pmNorth Penn HS: Knight of Jazz
Jazz Band rating: Outstanding
2/15/19Friday, 5-11pmPhoenixville HS: Jazzin’ the Ville – PASD Jazz Festival
Jazz Band rating: Excellent
Lab Band rating: Outstanding, Best Trumpets
2/22/19Friday, 6-10:30pmSouderton Area HS: Evening of Jazz (home show)
Jazz Band & Lab Band – exhibition
3/1/19Friday, 6-9:45pmUpper Merion: Gold’n’Blues Jazz Festival
Jazz Band rating: Outstanding; Best Saxes; Best Trumpets; Devon Kolumber – Best Soloist, Trombone
3/15/19Friday, 5:45-10:30pmWest Chester East HS: show information
Jazz Band rating: Outstanding; Devon Kolumber – Honorable Mention, Trombone
Lab Band rating: Outstanding; Best Trumpets
4/12/19Friday,
5:30-11pm
Cavalcade Jazz Championships
Souderton Lab Band competes in the Woody Herman Division @ Arcola Intermediate School
event schedule (Cavalcade site)
4/13/19Saturday,
5:50-10:30pm
Cavalcade Jazz Championships
Souderton Jazz Band competes in the Stan Kenton Division @ Arcola Intermediate School
event schedule (Cavalcade site)