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WSHSB Patriot Marching Band

For marching, the WSHSB is also known as "The Patriots." Patriots attend marching camp in June and average five parades in the summer.

WSHSB Winter Concert

With two concerts per year, our winter concert is usually held at the end of January. Concerts are FREE admission with open seating. Check our Music Resource page to listen to past concerts.

WSHSB Patriot Marching Band

Marching trimester is voluntary and open to current WSHSB members and NON-members. This includes experienced musicians who are welcome to join us for the summer marching trimester. For more details see our Summer Marching page.

WSHSB Spring Concert

Our second concert of the year is generally held mid to late May. Come hear our Junior, Senior, and Symphonic bands separately and combined.

West Suburban Home School Band

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The West Suburban Home School Band, or WSHSB in short, follows the model of a community band and includes all wind instruments, woodwinds and brass, as well as a full percussion section. There are no stringed instruments ...more

WSHSB Member's News

Member's News has the link to the weekly Rehearsal Notes PDF and for quick reference, Important Dates and Deadlines and the Sectional Chart are included. Download  the weekly Rehearsal Notes for the week's practice assignments and more.



To join the WSHSB a student must be home schooled. Those interested in joining the WSHSB, at any level but Cadet, must submit an audition video. Recommended minimum age for any level is nine. There are four skill levels to consider...more

Forms & Documents

General Information
2016-2017 Handbook
2016-2017 Handbook Agreement

Link to WSHSB Calendar page

Music and Instrument Stores

Music Return Forms
There are no Music Return Forms at this time

Concert and Parade Information
   Winter Concert - January TBA, 2018, 7pm
                         Free admission, open seating

   WINTER Concert Flyer and Tickets
There are no Tickets and Flyers at this time
           Note: While there are printable tickets, there is no admission
                and tickets are not necessary for entrance to the concert

 Summer Marching

             Summer Marching Parade Information
Parade Dates

Dress Codes
Concert Season Dress Codes for practices, dress rehearsals and concerts
See Summer Marching for marching band dress codes.

Well-Wisher Form
2017 Spring Concert Well-Wisher Deadline 12/14/17
                     Form will not be available until late summer.

Registration and Rental Forms
          2017-2018 Winter Registration Form - not available until mid-June

                                 2017 Summer Marching Registration Form

         WSHSB Summer Marching Trimester Booster Jobs will be released 
                                      Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7pm.
                                 See Booster Requirements below.

                         Summer Marching Registration DEADLINES
Current drum line percussion registrations are due two weeks earlier than the winds. There is no time to mail. Bring to band on April 6, 2017.

Current wind players must mail with sufficient time to arrive, or deliver in person, by April 20, 2017 at the latest.

New members’ registration deadline is May 25, 2017.
New people need to contact the director, as soon as possible, and mail their check and form to the address stated on the form. If there is not sufficient time for mailing, as long as you have already contacted the director and she knows to expect you, you may bring your check and form to the preliminary marching practice on May 25, 2017.

                                        BOOSTER REQUIREMENTS
2017-2018 Winter Trimester Booster Jobs released Monday, July 17, 7pm,
                                                                                       first come first served

See our Booster Page for all Job Descriptions and the link to the WSHSB Online Sign-Up Schedule.

FOR CONCERT TRIMESTERS - One parent must volunteer for at least
4 Booster positions/slots per trimester in which their student(s) is/are participating.
FOR THE SUMMER MARCHING TRIMESTER - One parent must volunteer for at least
2 Booster positions/slots for the marching trimester in which their student(s) is/are participating.
Jobs are first come first served. You must do BOTH point A and B.
          A. Enter your name on the WSHSB Online Sign-up Schedule for the job(s)
              you are committing to do.
          B. In the Booster section of the Registration form you will need to initial that online sign-up has
              been completed and state the date/s and positions for which you volunteered.
              NOTE: Filling-in a job on the registration form without signing-up online IS NOT SUFFICIENT.
sign-up is MANDATORY. The form merely echoes what you signed-up for online but
              does not fulfill the online sign-up requirement. Jobs remain open until online sign-up is

Instrument Rental Agreement

2016-2017 WSHSB Tuition - Fee Schedule

Practice Report
WSHSB Practice Report

Solo and Ensemble Contest Forms and Docs
2017 SEC registration begins January 5, 2017 deadline is February 16, 2017
SEC Wood-Brass Solo Form
SEC Wood-Brass Ensemble Form

SEC Percussion Solo Form
SEC Percussion Ensemble Form
It is of the utmost importance that participants carefully read the SEC Rules
found here
→ SEC Rules

For further information about out what to prepare prior to the SEC as well as what to do and expect that day including proper conduct and etiquette pointers
use this
link  SEC Helpful Tips 

Order Forms
There are no order forms at this time.

Rehearsal Notes
Rehearsal Notes Archive

Music Resources
Link to our Music Resources page

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