Friday Sept. 20th

Tonight’s Call time for the Homecoming Game is 5:00 PM

We will perform our show as a Pre-Game show at 6:10 PM

The band will then change out of uniform and into Red shirts then return to the stadium to play for the game.

Upcoming events: Saturday Sept. 28th Choreography rehearsal 8:00 AM-12:30 followed by a lunch break (bring a sack lunch) 1:00 Change into uniform for Band/Guard Picture in Stadium! Done by 1:45 PM

Sunday Sept. 29th-Mattress Fundraiser! Please get some referrals and help us have a successful fundraiser!

*Monday Sept. 30th Pro-Gro day rehearsal 12:30-2:30 PM

Friday October 4th-Rehearsal in stadium 5:00 7:00 PM

October 5th Rancho Bernardo Tournament of Bands! Competitive Season Begins!


Wednesday Night IMPORTANT Parent Meeting!

This is an ALL CALL for all Mount Carmel Music Parents to come to a brief meeting tonight (Wednesday) at 7:00 PM in the Music Building to help kick off a potentially HUGE fundraiser for out program and receive information on how to help with the Mount Carmel Tournament of Bands! We need “ALL HANDS ON DECK” as just showing up at 7:00 to this meeting will generate potentially $500 donation from our fundraising partner, Custom Fundraising Solutions!

Friday Sept. 13- Football Game: Call time 5:30 We will dress in full-uniform!

Saturday Sept. 14th-VERY IMPORTANT Rehearsal with our Choreographer 8:00 AM-12:00

Poway Days Parade

Poway Days Parade is Saturday, September 7th! Call Time is 8:00 AM at the Smart & Final/.99c Store Parking lot. (Corner of Pomerado and Poway Road).

Attire: Red Polo, Black shorts, White Crew Socks (no logos), and White Tennis Shoes. No hats, headscarves or jewelry are allowed, but sunglasses are acceptable.

Parents are responsible for dropping off your student and picking them up after the parade. Pick up is just west of the corner of Community and Poway Road in the strip mall next to Walgreens. Families are encouraged to watch the parade and cheer on the band. Best viewing spots are near the announcer’s booth. The Parade starts at 9:00 AM. MC is number 46 in the parade (about the middle)

Tournament T-Shirt Design

It’s that time of the year again… time for the Tournament T-shirt Design Contest!

Students must submit their “Kaleidoscope of Mind” T-shirt design by the end of the day on Tuesday, September 10, 2019. Put final design idea in the T-shirt Design Contest envelope hanging in the band room or e-mail the design idea to Joan Schwenker at

Please Note: Design will only be printed in three colors (black, white, and another color, like yellow).

The winner will be chosen by the Tournament Committee, and the Committee reserves the right to alter the logo as needed. The design winner will receive a free Tournament T-shirt and be forever recorded in the long and illustrious history of the Mt. Carmel Tournament of Bands!