Last Update: Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Prairie View Texas Trip - 10/04 - 10/06/13
Schedule for Prairie View Band
Thursday, October 3, 2013
9:00 AM Depart for Irving, TX
(Irving, TX Westin Hotel is their main base)
3:00 PM Check in at Hotel
5:00 PM Arrive at Lancaster and Perform
7:00 PM Perform at Wilmer
Hutchins High School, Dallas, TX
10:00 PM Arrive back at hotel, Irving, TX
Friday, October 4, 2013
12:45 PM Perform at McCowan
Middle School, Glenn Heights, TX
*2:45 PM Perform at Justin
Kimball High School, Dallas, TX
*3:30 - 4:30 PM Practice
7:00 PM Perform at Yvonne
A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center, Dallas, TX
9:00 Pizza Dinner at Hotel, Irving, TX
Saturday, October 5, 2013
*8:00 AM Perform at Tiger Stadium, Lancaster, TX
*10:45 AM Arrive at Battle
of the Bands at Kincaide Stadium, Dallas, TX
*2:30 PM Arrive at Cotton Bowl Stadium for Grambling vs Prairie View Game,
The Midway, Dallas, TX
*3:15 PM March in Stands
*4:30 PM Game Time
10:45PM Arrive back at Hotel, Irving, TX
Sunday, October 6, 2013
7:30 AM Check out of Hotel
8:45 AM Potter's House Church Performance,
Dallas, TX < Cancelled
12:30 PM Depart for Prairie View
4:00 PM Arrive back at PVAMU, Prairie View, TX
photographed or video recorded by Mr. Goode and shown
Photo by Frederick Goode, 10-04-13 - 4:36 PM
Mr. Goode spent the weekend in Texas, guest of
Prairie View University, where he observed and recorded what our
East Orange Alumni are doing, as well as checking out
opportunities for next year's graduating class in East Orange to
audition for Prairie View. Mr. Goode arrived by plane in Texas on
Friday, 10/04/13, caught up with the Band at Justin F.
Kimball High School in Dallas, TX, where the Prairie View
Band was giving a demonstration performance. After the
performance the PV Band went on to practice for a future
View Band Practices at Justin Kimball High School 10/04/13
from James Gerrish on Vimeo.
Photo by Frederick Goode, 10-04-13 - 3:36 PM
Justin F. Kimball High School Stadium in Dallas
Texas. The Justin Kimball Band can be seen in the stands at the
Photo by Frederick Goode, 10-05-13 - 9:08 AM
On Saturday, 10/05/13, the Prairie View Band
traveled to Lancaster, Texas for a performance at Tiger Stadium.
Photo by Frederick Goode, 10-05-13 - 9:48 AM
You can see the storm clouds moving in as the
Marching Storm Band moves inside to get out of the rain. See if
you can pick out East Orange Alumnus Allan Theodore from the
crowd of trombone players. Answer at the bottom of this page.
View Marching Storm Band at Lancaster High School 10/05/13
from James Gerrish on Vimeo.
Photo by Frederick Goode, 10-05-13 - 11:45 AM
Later in the morning, the Prairie View Band
traveled to Dallas Texas for a Battle of the Bands at Kincaide Stadium. About
12 different (mostly High School) bands were in the competition.
Some of the bands that participated in the Battle of the Bands
can be seen in the above photo.
Cotton Bowl, Dallas, TX - Prairie View Band meets Grambling Band
- 10/05/13 - 3:14 PM
L-R: Bria Douglas, Mr. Frederick
10/05/13 - 3:32 PM
Photo by Frederick Goode, 10-05-13 - 3:36 PM
From the Prairie View side of the Cotton Bowl,
there was a good view of the game as well as the Grambling Band,
playing in the stands.
Photo by Frederick Goode, 10-05-13 - 4:25 PM
The Prairie View Marching Storm Band also played
from the stands at the Cotton Bowl. For those who think Texas is
always hot, that day was one of the exceptions and the young
women dancers were happy they had their "hoodie cloaks"
to keep them warm between dances.
View & Grambling - Playing in the Stands at the Cotton Bowl
10/05/13 from James
Gerrish on Vimeo.
Photo by Frederick Goode, 10-05-13 - 5:59 PM
The Grambling Band takes to the field for the
shared half-time show at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, TX.
Photo from Video by Frederick Goode, 10-05-13 - 6:01 PM
The Prairie View Band follows them giving
their performance on the field at the Cotton Bowl.
& Prairie View Bands in Performance 10/05/13 from James Gerrish on Vimeo.
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Answer to: Where is Allan? He is front and
center in the photo, with his feet perfectly aligned...where