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Wauwatosa West Band Site!
We are happy that you are visiting our brand new web site as we get it up and running with plenty of “up to date” band information, booster plans, pictures, travel news, and links to happenings in the musical world around us.
This site is under continuous updates so visit often!
Welcome to the Trojan Band Family!!
Located below is the BAND SYLLABUS as well as the BAND HANDBOOK available for download for current/prospective Wauwatosa West Band Members
2017 Dells Trip and Wo Zha Wa Parade Information is now available on the Marching Band Page!
Every September the Marching Band travels to the Dells for a weekend of fun and Marching in the famous Wo Zha Wa Parade. Last year we had more than 90% participation in this fun packed event! On September 16 and 17, 2017 the band will again be staying at the Wilderness Lodge, enjoying enjoying full water park and adventure park privileges. We will also be treated to a gourmet pizza party at Saurento's, and a breakfast feast of epic proportions at the World Famous Home of the Blue Ox, Paul Bunyon's. The highlight is for the band is always marching in the incomparable Wo Zha Wa parade on Sunday! Thousands of appreciative fans line the streets of the down town and it's thrilling to be part of this great event! The trip is affordable, fun and an important part of developing our group identity. See the marching band page for forms and details!
July 4th Parade
Approaching quickly is 4th of July. With the 4th of July, comes a parade for the Trojan Marching Band. Please set aside Wednesday, June 28th for Parade Practice at Tosa West High School. This rehearsal begins at 6:30 pm. Free Pizza will be served at 8:00 at the conclusion of practice for all attendees. Also, set aside Wednesday, July 4th for the parade in Tosa. Students should arrive at West high school at 7:30 am to be transported to the beginning of the Parade. Band Members will need to have Tribute to America and the School Fight Song memorized for the performance. The West Band will be the first band in the parade this year so be sure to get your viewing spot staked out early to cheer on the band as they march by!
Band Camp 2017
Band Camp 2017 has been announced as July 30-August 4. Due to the unusual calendar placement of summer school and WIAA practice schedules, we will begin with full band on Sunday at 1:00 pm for music rehearsal and a brief visual block. on Monday, we will begin putting the show on the field! The schedule also includes our legendary all families, Band Cookout and Swim Party at Fox Brook Park on Wednesday evening! Be there and bring the entire family! Generally, the camp will run after summer school from 1-8 pm at Wauwatosa West High School. On Friday, we will conclude camp with a 4:30 pm performance for parents and friends to come see the production, "The Best of Broadway!" Returning band members are asked to get fit for their uniform between 11 am and 1 pm on Sunday, July 30th. New members to the Tosa West band are asked to stay after rehearsal to get their uniforms on Sunday, July 30th between 4:30pm and 6pm. Please read the information below to understand a little more of what will happen at band camp and throughout the season.
What an amazing trip! Take a peak at some of our photos in the Florida 2017 tab. Also, our commemorative trip video has been issued to all students who attended. It is a very nice keepsake with over 300 trip photos and a short performance video.
Mannheim Steamroller Concert DVD
The Holiday concert is available on DVD and Bluray. With the help of many dedicated individuals, we have a finished video project! DVD's will be sold for $10 to anyone who would like an copy of this outstanding performance. Please print out the form below, specify DVD or Bluray and put in the safe with $10 to receive your very own copy.