We have two exciting shows this weekend: The Henderson Bandfest hosted by Basic High School and Coronado High School in Nevada, and the Riverside Invitational hosted by Ramona High School. We’re set for a weekend chock full of exciting performances. Check out the Events page for a full schedule for each event plus show information and judge assignments.
Make sure your computers are fired up and ready! 2015 MBOS registration opens today, May 20th at 12 noon PST! Register early for the best performance slots at all MBOS events. Don’t have your MBOS log in credentials yet? Visit the MBOS New Ensemble Registration page for your credentials. Still looking to add a performance opportunity to your calendar? Check out the MBOS Schedules page for detailed information on every event in 2015!
Check out the MBOS Schedules, Scores and Show Information section for detailed information on ALL MBOS Events in 2015! Registration for all MBOS Events begins on Wednesday, May 20th at 12 noon PST.
Ramona HS (Riverside)/Henderson Bandfest @ Basic HS (NV) Hosted by Basic HS and Coronado HS
Thousand Oaks HS/Showdown at Silverado @ Silverado HS (NV)
Rowland HS/Summerlin Spectacular @ Palo Verde HS (NV)
Great Oak HS – Afternoon Show/Ed W. Clark HS (NV) Afternoon Show
MBOS California Championship, Hosted by Chino Hills HS (Prelims/Finals)
Las Vegas Invitational @ Las Vegas HS (Prelims/Finals) Hosted by Las Vegas HS and Green Valley HS
MBOS Nevada Championship, Hosted by Sierra Vista HS (Prelims/Finals)
The regions top marching bands from California and Nevada converged on Chino Hills High School Saturday, under beautiful fall skies, seeking a coveted spot in the prestigious MBOS Championships Finals in what can only be described as a true “battle of the bands”! The Top 12 lit up the stadium with electricity as finals began, bringing an incredible mix of music, marching, and pageantry, with some of the best productions ever put together in one competition.
The Marching Band Open Series proudly crowned the Chino Hills High School Band & Color Guard as the 2014 MBOS Championships Gold Medalist!
- 89.96 Chino Hills
- 88.66 Poway
- 88.59 Los Alamitos
- 87.66 Thousand Oaks
- 87.10 Hart Regiment
- 85.38 Great Oak
- 81.69 Arbor View
- 81.25 Green Valley
- 79.36 Valencia
- 76.79 El Diamante
- 74.91 Mission Hills
- 73.91 Newbury Park
Check out the full MBOS Championships Finals and Prelims recaps along with the entire 2014 MBOS season on our Scores Page!
MBOS maintains the highest quality judging found anywhere, relying on some of the very best talents in the marching arts and music education field. For providing their very best and for their dedication to the MBOS mission this year, we would like to thank all of the Adjudicators that brought their expertise to our events this season!
2015 promises to be exciting as the MBOS expands with new show sites and continues to provide the highest quality educational objectives, superior adjudication with a foundation of music first!
We’ll see you next year for the 10th Season of The Marching Band Open Series!!!
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MBOS Registration will be opening on May 21. In advance of that date, please ensure that your ensemble is listed on our Member Roster page. If not, please be sure to register for an account on our new website. **YOU MUST HAVE AN ACCOUNT to register your ensemble for MBOS Events**.
To establish a new ensemble account, please visit the MBOS New Member Registration page and complete the form.
In addition to our current show schedule, MBOS is excited to announce the addition of 3 new shows for 2014! Check out our new and expanded schedule for the 2014 MBOS Season:
- October 11 Capo Valley HS
- October 11 Basic HS (NV)
- October 18 Thousand Oaks HS
- October 18 Clovis East HS – Regional Format
- October 18 Silverado HS (NV)
- October 25 Ramona HS (Riverside) – Regional Format
- November 1 Great Oak HS
- November 8 Las Vegas HS (NV) – Regional Format
- November 15 Sierra Vista HS (NV) – Regional Format
- November 15 MBOS Championships, Hosted by Chino Hills HS
Check back for more updates on events, venues and Registration dates for the 2014 MBOS Season!
Believe it or not, it’s already time to start thinking about MBOS 2014! Keep these show dates handy in your next staff meeting to start planning your fall schedule.
- Oct. 11 – Orange County
- Oct. 18 – Fresno Regional
- Oct. 18 – LA/Ventura County
- Oct. 25 – So Cal Regional, Riverside/San Bernardino County
- Nov. 1 – Riverside County
- Nov. 8 – Las Vegas Regional
- Nov. 15 – MBOS Championships
Good skill to all of the student performers and units competing during the Winter season!
Congratulations to William S. Hart HS for claiming the 2013 MBOS Championship along with the High Effect, High Visual and High Color Guard caption awards. Second place and High Music went to Vista Murrieta HS and Third place went to El Diamante HS. High Percussion was awarded to Chino Hills HS. Thank you to all of the show hosts, performers, spectators, Directors and staff members for making the 2013 MBOS FANtastic!