2018 BAND BANQUET - RSVP DEADLINE: MAY 4TH
Please join us for our end-of-year banquet on May 11th. Director’s awards along with traditional Senior paper plate awards will be presented during the Awards Ceremony. This year, Band and Orchestra will be celebrating together, although with separate award ceremonies.
We need to know how many to order food for, so please RSVP. Event details including a schedule, food served, volunteers needed, cost and RSVP options are available on this form. We look forward to celebrating another great year of Band with you!
MARCHING KNIGHTS 2018-19 LEADERSHIP
We are pleased to announce that the following students have been chosen for marching band leadership:
Woodwind – Sydney Davis
Brass – Nathan Jacobi
Percussion – Jordan Overton
Color Guard – Olga Diaz
Flute – Derlin Velasquez
Clarinet – Shantyl McDuffie
Saxophone – Alina Fuentes
Trumpet – Sommer Lemcoe, Asst. Jake McCrory
Mellophone – Andy Steltenpohl
Trombone – Luis Roque
Baritone – Emily Shindelar
Sousaphone – Matthew Loedding
Battery – Rainer Saurini
Front Ensemble – Fiona Walker
Color Guard – Alexis Vigliotta
Band Captain – Sebastian Mijangos
Equipment Captain – Kara Schroers & Adam Ketchum
Parliamentarian – Payton Edenfield
Facilities Manager – Sarah Willis & Laura Lesh
Uniform Captain – Gretchen Brewer & Dani Montes
Librarian – Sommer Lemcoe & Donna Charlton
Field Crew Captain – Andrew “Fill” Howrey & Matthew Loedding
Secretary – Katie Healy
GOVERNOR'S HONORS PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS
Congratulations to the following Centennial band students for being accepted to the Governor's Honors Program:
The Winter Guard season has now ended with the last performance of "The Queen" at the SAPA Championships in Chattanooga on April 7th. Click here to see a video of this performance. The CHS band family is very proud of the hard work and dedication that our Winter Guard displayed this year!
A SPECTACULAR SPRING BAND CONCERT!
The Spring Concert on Thursday was a spectacular show! The students, Mr. Reid and Mr. Ehrlich gave it their all! A special thanks to senior student conductor Caroline Parham, percussion director Justin Baker, and volunteer flute instructor Jennifer Willis! As always, all three bands wowed the audience with their musical talent! Congratulations to our 37 graduating Seniors! Your talent, leadership and commitment will be missed.
2018 MARCHING BAND AND COLOR GUARD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!
Click on the Register button above for details and to sign up!
Jazz Band rehearsals are on most Tuesdays through May 8th from 3:45 - 5:15 p.m. (See calendar tab above for specific dates.) Mr. Reid is the director with guest jazz artists.
The participation fee is $80. Please pay by cash or check payable to "CHS Band Boosters" and place in an envelope labeled with student's name and jazz band. Then place the envelope in the drop box outside Mr. Reid's office. This fee will pay for guest artists, music and the jazz festival.
The remaining sessions will be held on May 3rd, May 10th (drumline auditions) and May 17th from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. in the Centennial band room and are for any and all interested in percussion for next marching band season. No percussion experience necessary. Haynes and Holcomb Eighth Graders are very, very welcome!
BAND CLASS AND MARCHING BAND SECTION AND SENIOR PICTURES AVAILABLE
Band pictures that were taken in class in November, along with marching band section and senior pictures taken during band camp, are available from Legacy Studios. Follow these steps to view and purchase pictures:
Go to: LegacyStudios.com
Click on "Buy Pictures"
Choose "2016 - 2018 Pictures"
Enter online code: 6090B181
Choose "November 2017" gallery for pictures taken in band class or choose "August 2017" for marching band section and senior pictures
Click on thumbnail image
Look for the green "Buy Now" tag
Please note: In email exchanges with Legacy, they clarified that digital images are not sent on a CD; a downloadable file is offered. If you want to place a photograph order, please contact their Customer Service at 800-348-4360.
HELP WANTED FOR 2018 BOARD & COMMITTEES!
The Band Board is looking for volunteers who would like to get involved in a different way. Some positions can be done from home with a computer, while others require feet on the ground. We will have the following committee positions available:
The Board would also gladly welcome any parents interested in sharing/shadowing the following Board positions with current officers. All but one of these volunteers have a rising senior so next year will be their last: