Welcome to the official home of the Oakdale High School Bear Band! OHS is located in Ijamsville, Maryland, and is part of the Frederick County Public School system. Our program provides fulfilling musical experiences to our students through Marching Band, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Pit Orchestra, Indoor Percussion, and Indoor Guard.


  • Marching Band Season is coming! The informational meeting for the 2016-2017 Season is May 19 at 7:00 PM in the OHS Auditorium! This meeting is for incoming 9th graders and their families too!
2016-17 OHS Band Schedule.pdf
click to download
  • Are you a Future Bear? Check out the revamped ensemble pages for information and links for each group and click here for Performing Arts Course Information (and why it's great to be part of the Bear Band):

Upcoming Band Events:

  • 5/19 Marching Band Info Meeting 7 PM Auditorium
  • 5/25 Spring Concert featuring Concert Band, Jazz Band, and Concert Choir!
  • 6/3 Oakdale HS Graduation at Mount St. Mary's University

  • Required Summer (Pre-Camp) Rehearsal Schedule is available above as a Doc File
  • Band Camp 2016!
  • Week 1: July 25-29 from 9-9
  • Week 2: August 1-5 from 9-5
  • August 12: Frederick Keys Game Performance and Fundraiser
  • August 18: Libertytown Parade

Oakdale Bear Band 2015 Kris Kringle Procession on December 11, 2015

2015 Chapter V Championship Performance

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The Next Band Booster Meeting:
May 19
7:00 PM
OHS Auditorium
Marching Band Info Night!

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Volunteer Sign Up Sheets are under the Volunteer Tab! Paperwork, Schedule, and Ensemble Handbooks are available for download under the Forms tab of our webpage!
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