Fairfax High School: A 6-Year Virginia Honor Band: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014!

Important Dates

Oct 13-15 MB Practice, ALL, 3:30 - 6:00 PM
Oct 13 Band Booster meeting, 7:00 PM
Oct 10 Competition, Winchester, VA. Report to FHS at 1:30 PM (free); estimated performance time 8:05 PM
Oct 13 Band Booster meeting, 7:00 PM
Oct 17 Competition, JMU Parade of Champions, report time 10:00 AM
Oct 23 Home football game, middle school night
Oct 24 Competition, Old Dominion University Oct 25 Mosby Woods Halloween Parade, 2 PM-ish
Oct 29 Masquerade Concert, All concert bands, 7 PM
Oct 30 Home football game

JMU Parade of Champions!
(October 17 - James Madison University, Bridgeforth Stadium, 251 Bluestone Drive, Harrisonburg, VA 22807)

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Report to FHS, practice, eat lunch you bring.

  • MB: Arrive at band room wearing show shirt and athletic shorts. Bring with you: complete uniform in garment bag (including bibbers, jacket, drill masters, black socks, gloves) and your instrument and accessories
  • CG: Arrive at band room wearing practice clothes. Change into pre-show uniform after lunch. Have all makeup and hair completed prior to departure (will touch up once you arrive at the competition). Bring with you: bodysuit, show uniform in garment bag, flags in flag case, hair and makeup kit

1:00 PM Load the band truck (any help appreciated!)

2:00 PM Adult chaperones and pit crew report to FHS band room

Volunteer Sign Up Links

After-school Practice

Marching Rebels should be dressed and on the field ready for practice by 3:30 pm. Wear the usual white t-shirt, exercise shorts, athletic shoes. Bring an after-school snack, water jug, sunscreen, instrument, and music. Attendance is expected.

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FHS Bands is now part of the CFC! Our organization will appear in the online “Universal Giving” list available to Federal employees throughout the United States and overseas. The CFC code donors should use to designate their contribution to our organization is 37192. Thank you for considering the band as a charitable donation.

JMU schedule continued

2:00 PM Load buses

2:00 PM Band truck leaves FHS for JMU

2:30 PM Buses leave FHS for JMU

8:45 PM FHS Performance time

2:00 AM Arrive FHS, unpack buses and head home


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Dr. Jeff Lehman, Director of Bands

Mr. D. Kyle Harrington, Assistant Director

Ms. Traci Wenberg, Band Booster President

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Social Media

Facebook: @Fairfax HS Band
Instagram: @fairfaxhsbands
Twitter: @FairfaxHSBands

For updates or additions to the Band Calendar, please contact Susan Smullen (smullengirls@verizon.net) Communications Chairperson.

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