Band Camp

Band Camp

Band Camp 2022 takes place on Grounds at UVA the week prior to move in.  Camp provides the CMB with the tools necessary to have a successful season and bond as a team. 

Visit our Band Camp FAQ for answers to some common questions.

If you need further assistance write the band directors at bands@virginia.edu.

BAND CAMP SCHEDULE OVERVIEW

Saturday
8/13
Pre-camp begins for the following sections:
  • Guard, Twirler, Drumline, Leadership & Logistical Crews

Check-in to report for Pre-camp at 8:30am at the Hunter Smith Band Building (HSBB)

Sunday
8/14
Pre-camps continue
Monday
8/15
DAY #1 - FULL CMB Band Camp
  • All On-Grounds CMB members will move-in early to dorms starting at 8:00am
  • FULL CMB Check-in: All members check in to report for Band Camp between 8-noon at the HSBB
Tuesday
8/16
DAY #2 - FULL CMB Band Camp (8.30am-10pm)
Wednesday
8/17
DAY #3 - FULL CMB Band Camp (8.30am-10pm)
Thursday
8/18
DAY #4 - FULL CMB Band Camp (8.30am-10pm)
Friday
8/19
DAY #5 - FULL CMB Band Camp (8.30am-10pm)
Saturday
8/20
DAY #6 - Friends/Family performance
1pm at Carr's Hill Field followed by a CMB Family Picnic

 

Band Camp Goals

· Meet new friends and build your band community!
· Learn rehearsal and performance expectations of all CMB members.
· Learn the entire pre-game show (music, marching, choreography).
· Learn the Hype Show and Band entrance to the pre-game show.
· Learn traditional stand tunes.
· Learn the musical, marching, and choreography skills necessary to begin learning the first halftime show starting on August 24.
· Have fun!