Marching - Jazz - Symphonic

“The Pride of Mercer County”

1930-2016 - Our 86th Season of Musical Excellence!

The Hamilton High School West Bands - 2720 South Clinton Avenue - Hamilton, New Jersey 08610


Upcoming Events and Important Information:

  1. TUESDAY SUMMER MARCHING BAND REHEARSALS take place on the following Tuesdays: July 7, 14, 21 & 28, and then August 4 & 11, from 8:30 AM - 10 AM for Pit Percussion and 10 AM - 12 Noon for all Woodwinds, Brass and Color Guard. Our Drumline will also practice on these same six dates from 6 PM - 8 PM. All rehearsals take place in Room 118, the Band Room.

  2. Our next BAND PARENTS’ CLUB MEETING will be held Monday, August 3rd at 7PM in Room 16 of the new science wing. (Enter through main doors across from football field, turn right, first classroom down hallway on right.)

  3. Our 2015 COMPETITIVE FIELD PROGRAM has been announced! Click the “2015 Theme Announcement” link above for all the info!!!

  4. Our 2015 HAMILTON WEST BAND CAMP will take place Monday, August 17 - Friday, August 21, and Monday, August 24 - Friday, August 28, from 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM each day. Our Annual “Parents’ Performance” will take place at 3:00 PM on the final day of camp, Fri. Aug. 28th, on the main football field.

  5. Our TUESDAY/THURSDAY EVENING REHEARSALS start on Tuesday, September 1st. 4PM - 8PM for Guard using weapons, and 5PM - 8PM for the remaining Marching Band.

  6. Our 41st ANNUAL HAMILTON WEST CAVALCADE OF BANDS Marching Band Competition takes place on Saturday, September 26th at 1:00 PM, and will feature TWELVE Marching Bands competing for various prizes on our football field! Come our for a GREAT afternoon of the MARCHING ARTS!

  7. Our WINTER INSTRUMENTAL CONCERT will be held on Wednesday, January 20th at 7PM in the Hamilton West Auditorium. Tickets are $6.00, and are available at the door.

  8. Our 2016 MARCHING BAND PERFORMANCE TRIP to BOSTON, MA is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, May 19 - Sunday, May 22. More info to come!


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The Hamilton High School West Bands

BAND CALENDARhttps://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=mahermusic5@gmail.com&ctz=America/New_York
BAND HANDBOOKHome_files/Hamilton%20West%20Bands%20Handbook.pdf
H.H.W. BAND PARENTS’ CLUBhttp://www.hornetband.org
BAND FACULTY/STAFFBand_Contacts.html
WEST JAZZ ENSEMBLEhttp://www.hornetjazz.com
“HORNET” BAND HISTORYHornet_Band_History.html
DRIVING DIRECTIONShttp://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF&msa=0&msid=104211346486423189237.0004786a78c0edae1a91e
EMAIL OUR BAND DEPT.mailto:mahermusic@mac.com?subject=Question%20from%20Hornetbands.org
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