2021/2022 Canyon Hills High School
Music Department Events

"MB"=Mandatory for Band                                                      "MC"=Mandatory for Choir

"MG"=Mandatory for Color Guard                                         "MO"=Mandatory for Orchestra

"MJ"=Mandatory for Jazz                                                          "MT"=Mandatory for Musical Theatre

Wednesday 10/27: 4PM-8PM
Rehearsal (MB/MG)

Rehearsal for Marching Band and Color Guard is every Wednesday until Thanksgiving break.

4PM to 6PM on the baseball field. 6PM to 645PM Dinner Break. 645PM-8PM in the stadium. 

Friday 10/29:
Senior Night Football Game (MB/MG)

This one is on for sure folks. Senior Night football game. 

Call time TBA in the late afternoon

Wednesday 11/03: 4PM-8PM
Rehearsal (MB/MG)

Rehearsal for Marching Band and Color Guard is every Wednesday until Thanksgiving break.

4PM to 6PM on the baseball field. 6PM to 645PM Dinner Break. 645PM-8PM in the stadium. 

TENTATIVELY Saturday 11/06:
Mira Mesa Competition (MB/MG)

All marching band/color guard tournaments will be listed as tentative until the SDUSD has determined guidelines for travel and performances (unavailable at the time this calendar was last updated - 08/07/2021)

Marching Band and Color Guard students should plan for performances on all of these dates

Wednesday 11/10: 4PM-8PM
Rehearsal (MB/MG) and Tournament Setup

Rehearsal for Marching Band and Color Guard is every Wednesday until Thanksgiving break.

4PM to 6PM on the baseball field. 6PM to 645PM Dinner Break. 645PM-8PM in the stadium. 

Parents and Volunteers will be needed to help set up for the tournament the next day

Thursday 11/11: Home Competition (MB/MG)

We host our annual Marching Band and Color Guard tournament on Thursday November 11th. Block off your schedule for the whole day to come help. This is a holiday (Veteran's Day) so there is no school. All music students and families (Band, Guard, Orchestra, Choir, Musical Theatre - all who can help are needed) are encouraged to pitch in. This is our largest fundraiser every year and funds a significant chunk of our program. 

TENTATIVELY Saturday 11/13:
Chula Vista Competition (MB/MG)

All marching band/color guard tournaments will be listed as tentative until the SDUSD has determined guidelines for travel and performances (unavailable at the time this calendar was last updated - 08/07/2021)

Marching Band and Color Guard students should plan for performances on all of these dates

TENTATIVELY Thursday 11/18:
Music Department Thanksgiving

Should it be safe to serve food indoors, this will be the date of our annual Music Department Thanksgiving Meal. No performance involved, just a meal to get to know each other. 

TENTATIVELY Saturday 11/20:
SCSBOA Champs Competition (MB/MG)

All marching band/color guard tournaments will be listed as tentative until the SDUSD has determined guidelines for travel and performances (unavailable at the time this calendar was last updated - 08/07/2021)

Should we qualify (and if it's able to be held) this is when championships for Marching Band and Color Guard are held. Location TBA

TENTATIVELY Fri/Saturday 12/03 and 12/04:
December Nights Festival in Balboa Park

Any Band, String, or Voice student capable of learning the music is welcome to join us for a combined group that will perform at this annual event. Stage and date are still TBA, but it will be in the late afternoon/early evening on one of the listed dates

Wednesday 12/08:
String Cluster Concert
@De Portola Middle School (MO)

Time TBA

TENTATIVELY Sunday 12/12: 
Ice Skating Excursion

Should it be safe to do so, all music department students and families will be invited to attend an open ice skating event at a local rink. No performance, just a fun time to get to know each other  

TENTATIVELY Thursday 12/16: 
Music Dept. Winter Concert (MB/MG/MJ/MC/MO/MT)

Pending approval on the theatre calendar, this will be the date of the winter concert. 

All music department ensembles will participate. 545PM call time, 7PM performance

Thursday 01/20:
Choral Cluster Concert (MJ/MC/MT)

This will be the date of the choral cluster concert (jazz band will also perform as accompanists). 545PM call time, 7PM performance

TENTATIVELY Saturday 03/12: 
St Patrick's Day Parade (MB)

Should it be able to be held in 2022, we will march in the St Patrick's Day Parade downtown. Call time will be mid morning. All will be done by early afternoon

TENTATIVELY Saturday 03/12: 
Home WCWG Tournament

We host an annual Winter Guard tournament here at the school. Pending approval this will be held all day in our gym, with lots of volunteers needed!

TENTATIVELY Saturday 04/09: 
Whale Watching Excursion

Should it be safe to do so, this will be the date of our annual whale watching excursion. No performance involved - all music students and families will be invited to join us. 

TENTATIVELY Sunday 04/24: 
Earth Day Parade (MB/MG)

Should it be able to be held in 2022, we will march in the Earth Day Parade in Balboa Park. Call time will be mid morning. All will be done by early afternoon

TENTATIVELY Saturday 05/14: 
Tierrasanta Parade (MB/MG)

Should it be able to be held in 2022, we will march in the Tierrasanta "Patriot's Day" Parade in our home neighborhood. Call time will be mid morning. All will be done by early afternoon

TENTATIVELY Saturday 05/21: 
Disneyland Experience

Should it be safe to do so, this will be the date of our annual Disneyland trip. We will attend a music workshop, but no performance will be included - just a fun day out together as a music department. All music department students and families are invited to attend. 

TENTATIVELY Thursday 06/02: 
Spring Music Department Concert (MB/MG/MJ/MC/MO)

Pending approval on the theatre calendar, this will be the date of the winter concert. 

All music department ensembles except Musical Theatre will participate. 545PM call time, 7PM performance

TENTATIVELY Friday 06/10: 
Music Department end of year Banquet

Date is still tentative given everything that seems to pop up at the end of the year - but in an ideal world we hold out end of the year banquet on campus, on this date, in the late afternoon into the night.