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Thu Oct 02 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
Rehearsal--ALL BAND
Sat Oct 04 @12:00AM
Contest--Travelers Rest Inv.
Mon Oct 06 @ 2:30PM - 04:30PM
Mon Oct 06 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
Tue Oct 07 @ 2:30PM - 05:00PM
Rehearsal--ALL BAND
Thu Oct 09 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
Rehearsal--ALL BAND
Fri Oct 10 @12:00AM
Band NOT @ Game
Mon Oct 13 @ 2:30PM - 04:30PM
Mon Oct 13 @ 6:00PM - 09:00PM
Tue Oct 14 @ 2:30PM - 05:00PM
Rehearsal--ALL BAND


  • GATORADE: The band is urgently in need of more powdered Gatorade or Power Aide large canisters, as well as 9 oz. cups. If you can donate please see Helga Thordsen or send to the band room.
  • CONTEST ITINERARY: The band did awesome this past Saturday! The itinerary for the Traveler's Rest Invitational, to be held at Overton High School on Saturday, October 4th, is now online! [ DOWNLOAD ] (PDF)

    Also, the October Overview, reiterating the schedule for the remainder of the Fall, is also online. [ DOWNLOAD ] (PDF)
  • MCI 2014 ANNOUNCEMENT: We are excited to announce that date for the 36th Annual Music City Invitational Marching Band Contest, to be held at and hosted by the McGavock High School Band! The 36th Annual Music City Invitational will take place on Saturday, October 18, 2014.
  • MCI TROPHY SPONSORSHIPS: The form for 2014 MCI contest trophies is now online! [ DOWNLOAD ] (PDF)
  • POST-CAMP SCHEDULE [UPDATED]: The schedule for the McGavock Marching Band program post-band camp is now online! This schedule runs through the end of the marching season.
    [ DOWNLOAD ]
  • CHANGES TO KROGER CARD FUNDRAISER: Please register your Kroger Plus Card for the band at https://www.kroger.com/communityrewards.  Choose "McGavock Band Boosters" under Community Rewards.   Ask friends and family to do this as well. Follow the below link for more information!

What's Hot

Columbia Contest Photos

Photos from the 2014 Columbia Invitational Marching Contest are now online, courtesy of Terry Dotson.

Henry County Marching Invitational Photos

Photos from the McBand's participation in the Henry County Marching Invitational are now online. Much thanks to Terry Dotson!

2014 Show: Overthrone

Announcing the 2014 McGavock Band Marching Show: OVERTHRONE

Glencliff and Franklin Game Photos

Photos from the Glencliff and Franklin games are now online, courtesy of Terry Dotson.

8/29/14 Rossview Game

Photos from the game against Rossview are now online! Thanks to Terry Dotson for the photos!

2014 Band Camp Photos

Photos from the 2014 Marching Season Band Camp are now online, courtesy of Terry Dotson!

2014 Composite Photos

2014 COMPOSITE BAND PHOTOS: The order form for the McGavock Band Composite photo is now online!. Fill out and return with the payment to Lifetouch if wanting to purchase this photo. This photo is taken every 2 years. [ ORDER FORM ]

2014 Band Photos

The Individual Band Photo Order Form is now available! These were also given out in class this week. These photos were taken in band uniforms and color guard costumes. Unfortunately, the company does not have a way to provide proofs. Please click the "Read more" link for the form download.

Read more: 2014 Band Photos

Become a New Member of the McGavock Band!

Watch our video for some great information about the McGavock Band Program!! [ LINK TO VIDEO ]

More information can be found in our Future Members section.

Follow the McGavock Band on Twitter!

Get up-to-the-minute IMPORTANT updates on McGavock Band-related happenings! Join us on Twitter at Mcgavockhsband or click here. The feed is under the photo slideshow to the right.

For instructions on how to connect to Twitter with your phone's text messages, click here. Students and parents are encouraged to sign up and follow!

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mcgavockhsband Congrats. Second overall, best field commanders, and best music in prelims at Columbia Saturday!
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mcgavockhsband COC Mc block ticket forms due by Thursday. http://t.co/ixa05jrMqn
Sep 21replyretweet
mcgavockhsband Congratulations band. AAAA champions and 2nd overall out of 19 bands at Henry County contest!
Sep 21replyretweet
mcgavockhsband Make sure to follow us and like our video on instagram. @mcgavockhsband
Sep 17replyretweet
mcgavockhsband Great job tonight. Awesome new uniforms.band room opens at 8:30 a.m. Tomorrow. bring 6 for subway.
Sep 13replyretweet
mcgavockhsband Mci and booster meeting tonight monday at 7 in front NE cafeteria.
Sep 08replyretweet
mcgavockhsband Rehearsal wed and th until 5
Sep 03replyretweet
mcgavockhsband Rehearsal is still on. We will be inside if it is raining.
Sep 02replyretweet
mcgavockhsband Statements were emailed today. Email tonibransford@yahoo.com if you did not receive.
Sep 02replyretweet
mcgavockhsband Prop help needed sat. See http://t.co/FKLzWac2dd for details. Call Matt Humphrey at 430 4942.
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