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Welcome to Folly Quarter Bands!
We have an incredible year planned at Folly Quarter with our Band Program. Although Band WILL meet the first day of school, please do NOT bring your instrument until Wednesday, August 27. Students interested in auditioning for Howard County G/T Band should speak to Mr. Spang as soon as possible. Music is available now - see below.
G/T Band and All State Audition Music
Howard County GT Band uses the same audition requirements and music as the Maryland All State Band. You can preview the music and download a study copy be following the link below.
GT Band and All State Audition Music
FQMS Band Wiki
Ask questions. Find out the scoop. Give answers. Help others. Get all the vocabulary and definitions for the next Vocabulary Quiz! Check out the Folly Quarter Band Wiki!
Unfortunately, I forgot the concert recording of our Adjudication at school, so I could not upload the files. You will have until Wednesday to complete the writing assignment. Sorry for the delay!
We have several performances and performing opportunities coming up in the next few weeks. On top of that, information, permission slips and payment information for HerhseyPark will come out this week.
State-qualifying chamber ensembles will be performing on Wednesday, April 15, at 7 PM at the FQMS Renaissance Night.
The Concert Band will be heading to Centennial High School for the Howard County MS Band Adjudications on Friday, April 17, directly after school.
The Maryland State Solo & Ensemble Festival will take place on Saturday, May 16, at Towson University. Specific, individual times will not be available until approximately a week before that Saturday.
Band Director's BLOG
Please check out the all new Mr. Spang's Blog.