Band Updates:

 Welcome to the 2018-19 Season! The calendar has been updated for this year’s events

Marching Band Parent Meetings:

We will have regular parent meetings each month to keep you abreast of what is going on with the band. Please add these dates to your calendar: TBA

 

 

 

 

 

FOR 2018-19 MARCHING BAND SEASON:

Welcome to the CHS band program!  Here is some information to get you started.  All  9th graders need to sign up for the courses listed below:

 

All 9th grade Wind Players sign up for JV or Concert Band.

 

All 9th grade or Beginner Percussion sign up for the Percussion Class.

 

There are no auditions into the concert band.

 

We do have larger instruments for rental at CHS. Cost is $40.00 for the year.

 

Jazz Band:

Jazz band is a varsity group.  An audition is required.  Willis and Anderson students will be auditioned in April/May during their classes. If you do not attend those schools, another audition will be held the first week of classes.

 

Marching Band/Color Guard

Marching Band meets as a 7th hour after school on Monday(sectionals), Tuesday and Wednesday (rehearsals), and Friday (games).  Saturday competitions begin in 2nd quarter.

 

Band camp  is required – There are two camp sessions: 2 weeks of summer break in July and the second full week of October break.

Details will be coming out during our spring meeting in March. Info will be sent out to Willis and Anderson and will eventually be posted on this website.

 

Drum line and Guard do have 4th quarter workshops and summer practices. Drum line members do require an audition.  Please have your student attend the workshops so they are prepared for placement auditions.

 

We do have larger instruments for rental at CHS. Cost is $40.00 for the semester.

  

 For those of you that use your Fry’s card, you have to register your card for the band rewards program every year. Go online to the Fry’s website. Look for the community rewards program, search for Chandler High School Band or use our account number 82071.

After linking your card, use your card for normal purchases. The band  boosters receive payout every quarter based on a percentage of what is spent.  Please let  your family and friends know about this as well so we may take advantage of this fundraising program!


STUDENT LEADERS / SECTION LEADERSHIP: 2018-2019

 

Sr. DRUM MAJOR

12 Austin Schattenburg

Jr. DRUM MAJOR

11

FLUTE

11

CLARINET

11  High Winds

ALTO SAX

10

TENOR SAX

12  ** Low Winds

BARI SAX/ Bass CLARINET

12

TRUMPET

11

MELLOPHONE

12 ** High Brass

BARITONE / TROMBONE

12 ** Low Brass

TUBA

12

GUARD

12

BATTERY

10

FRONT ENSEMBLE

12 Toby Vance**Percussion

EQUIPMENT MANAGER

11 Michael Spikerman+

** Denotes Section Sergeant and is responsible for coordinating section leaders of like instruments.

+ Equipment Manager