MARCHING AZTECS

The La Quinta High School Marching Aztecs (LQMA) is an award-winning group consisting of wind players (brass and woodwind), percussionist (front ensemble and marching percussion), and a color guard (flags, rifles, sabres, props, and dancers).

The Marching Aztecs currently competes in the following circuit: Western Band Association (WBA).

2017 LQMA Fall Production: “Where the Clouds Dance”

 

SOCIAL MEDIA:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/LQMA17/

lqaztecmusic (instagram)

LQMA ’16 – “THE TRIBE” (featuring music of “Tribal Affect”)

CSBC DIVISION AND OPEN CLASS FINALS – SAT., 11/19/16 AT HUNTINGTON BEACH HS

 

2017 WEEKLY REHEARSAL SCHEDULE (August 31st – November 16th)

Mondays (Marchers: Winds, Battery, Guard) – 3:15pm to 7pm;

Tuesdays (Musicians: Winds and Drumline) – 3:15pm to 7pm;

Wednesdays (Mallets/Drumset) – 3:15pm to 7pm; (Guard) – 5pm to 8pm;

Thursdays (ALL) – 3:15pm to 7pm

 

“Super Saturday” Rehearsal (ALL): September 23, 2017 – 9am to 9pm

 

2017 HOME FOOTBALL GAME SCHEDULE (ALL)

(games are at Bolsa Grande High School, unless indicated otherwise)

  • Thursday, August 31, 2017 – vs. Laguna Beach HS (call time 5pm)
  • Friday, September 15, 2017 – vs. Loara HS (call time 5pm)
  • Friday, September 29, 2017 – vs. Century HS (HOMECOMING/ALUMNI NIGHT) (call time 4pm)
  • Thursday, October 5, 2017 – vs. Garden Grove HS (call time 4:30pm)
  • Friday, October 27, 2017 – vs. Bolsa Grande HS (SENIOR NIGHT)

2017 AWAY FOOTBALL GAME SCHEDULE (optional pep band)

  • Friday, September 8, 2017 – vs. Webb HS (at Damien HS) (call time 3:45pm)
  • Friday, September 22, 2017 – at Garey HS (call time 4:15pm)
  • Friday, October 13, 2017 – vs. Santiago HS (at Garden Grove HS) (call time 5pm)
  • Friday, October 20, 2017 – vs. Rancho Alamitos HS (at Bolsa Grande HS) (call time 5pm)
  • Friday, November 3, 2017 – vs. Los Amigos (at Garden Grove HS) (call time 5:15pm)

2017 CIF FOOTBALL GAME SCHEDULE (full band or pep band – TBD) (depends on qualification)

  • Fri., November 10, 2017 – vs. Savanna HS (at Bolsa Grande HS) (call time 4:30pm)
  • Thurs., November 16, 2017 – vs. Webb HS (at Garden Grove HS) (call time 4:30pm)
  • Friday, November 24, 2017 – vs. Silver Valley HS (at Silver Valley HS) (call time 2:30pm)
  • Friday, December 1, 2017 – vs. TBA (at TBA) (call time TBA)

2017 TENTATIVE COMPETITION SCHEDULE/RESULTS (Division 3A): 

(UPDATED 10/09/17)

http://www.westernbands.org

  • Saturday, October 14, 2017 – WBA Ayala HS – 3:55pm (call time 7am) – 3rd (out of 9) – 73.350; high visual; 1st percussion – 16.7; 7th guard – 12.7; Recap
  • Saturday, October 28, 2017 – WBA RCC – 7:01pm (call time 10am) – 2nd (out of 8) – 80.650;  1st percussion – 17.5; 3rd guard – 14.4; Recap
  • Saturday, November 4, 2017 – WBA Long Beach Super Show – 4:17pm (call time 7:30am) – 3rd (out of 9) – 82.650 (82.050 after a 0.6 penalty); high music; 3rd percussion – 17.1; 6th guard – 15.6; Recap
  • Saturday, November 11, 2017 – WBA Trabuco Hills HS – 7:21pm (call time 10am) -2nd (out of 5) – 85.500; 2nd percussion – 18.3; 3rd guard – 16.1; Recap
  • Saturday, November 18, 2017 – WBA Class Championships (at Buchanan HS) – 5:32pm -3rd (out of 17) – 87.750; 2nd percussion – 18.36; 11th guard – 16.3; Recap
  • SUNDAY, November 19, 2017 – WBA Grand Championships (at Fresno State Bulldog Stadium) – 1:02pm – 3rd (out of 15) – 89.600; 2nd percussion – 18.8; 10th guard – 17.1; Recap

2017 INFO SHEETS: 

LQMA ROSTERS

LQMA HISTORY

VIDEOS:

LQMA ’13 – “PLAYBACK” AT SCJA CHAMPIONSHIPS – SAT., 11/16/13 AT WEST VALLEY HS

LQMA ’14 – “THE MACHINE” (featuring music of “Mechanize”)

SCJA CHAMPIONSHIPS – SAT., 11/22/14 AT HUNTINGTON BEACH HS

LQMA ’15 – “SACRED GEOMETRY OF CHANCE” (featuring music of “The Gambler”)

SCJA CHAMPIONSHIPS – SAT., 11/21/15 AT HUNTINGTON BEACH HS

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