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Music Department Schedule

Central + Others Music Department Events  

Please note the times given are the actual start times (beginning of concert, kick-off for parades, etc.) NOT the student’s call or arrival times.  Also, unless indicated all locations are the Central High School Music Department (auditorium, choir room, etc.)

The asterisked (*) events are concerts, outside performances or special events (Graduation, Choreography Weekends, Masterclasses, Composer Residencies, etc.) that happen on Wednesdays or Weekends.


*July 29 – Aug 6 GCS Camp

*Aug 10-12 Jazz Band & Drumline Camp

*Aug 16-20 RHMB Camp

*Aug 21-24 GCS Camp


*Sept 10 RHMB vs. Onalaska

*Sept 24 RHMB vs. Tomah

*Sept 25 RHMB Oktoberfest Parade


*Oct 6 Heritage Night, 7pm

*Oct 8-10 GCS Camp

*Oct 15 RHMB vs. Logan

Oct 21 Longfellow 6th Grade Band Concert, 7pm

Oct 25 RHMB Fall Review Concert, 8pm

*Oct 29-31 GCS Camp


*Nov 21 GCS Dinner Show (Shows at 4pm & 7pm)

Nov 22 Orchestra @ NHS Induction


*Dec 3-5 GCS Camp

Dec 9 Longfellow Choir Concert, 7pm

Dec 12 CHS Choir and Orchestra Concert, 5pm

Dec 13 CHS Band Concert, 7pm

Dec 14 Longfellow Orchestra Concert, 7pm

Dec 16 Longfellow Band Concert, 7pm

Dec 21 GCS Preview Concert, 5:30pm

Dec 22 Robed Choir Alumni Day, 11:20am


*Jan 8 GCS @ Viterbo 101 Competition

*Jan 21-22 Grand River Invitational


*Feb 5 GCS @ Eau Claire Memorial “Winterfest” Competition

*Feb 12 GCS @ Benton “A Touch of Class” Competition

*Feb 12 WSMA State Honors Project Auditions @ Central

*Feb 19 Solo/Ensemble Contest @ Logan

Feb 28 CHS Band Concert, 7pm


*Mar 4-5 GCS @ Omaha “Viking Cup” Competition (Overnight on Friday)

*Mar 8 All City Strings @ La Crosse Center 7pm

Mar 10 GCS/Jazz Band Final Concert, 7pm

*Mar 13 GCS Banquet, 5pm

Mar 22 & 24 Southern Bluffs Concerts


Apr 21 Longfellow Band Concert, 7pm

*Apr 23 State Solo/Ensemble Contest @ Viterbo


May 2 CHS Choir Concert, 8pm

May 3 Spence Elementary Spring Concert 6:30pm

May 5 Longfellow Choir Concert, 7pm

May 9 CHS Orchestra Spring Concert, 7:30pm

May 15 CHS Band Spring Awards Concert

May 17 Longfellow Orchestra Concert, 7pm

May 27 Memorial Day Observance, 9:20am (Robed Choir)

May 27 Graduation @ La Crosse Center, 9pm (Robed Choir Seniors, all Band)

*May 30 RHMB @ Memorial Day Parade, 9am