Patriot Band and Guard Events

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Winter Percussion Places 4th

Winter Percussion went out for their first this past weekend to Mount Vernon HS in Fortville. They placed 4th out of eleven groups. This week they will be heading to Pendleton Heights as they gear up for our own contest held on March 1st. 


Winter Guard Season

The Varisty and Cadet Winter Guards having been competing steadily for a few weekends now as they prepare for Divisional Finals on March 15th. This weekend the Varsity Guard will travel to Brownsburg. Good luck Guard!




OV participates in ISSMA Solo and Ensemble

Members from all levels of the band participated in Solo and Ensemble Contest on Saturday, February 8th. Results are posted below, congrats to all the hardworking performers!

7th Grade

Jacob Jost - Alto Solo - Gold

Savana Elkins - Flute Solo - Gold

Alexis Blacketer, Tia Martin, Ellen Goff, Olivia Johnson - Mixed Woodwind Quarter - Gold

8th Grade

Tristan Martin, Justin Swafford, Thomas Stoner - Mixed Brass Trio - Gold

Christian Sare - Trumpet Solo - Gold

Wade Emmert, Connor Frye, Isaiah McMurray, Grant Rosenberger - Sax Quartet - Gold Rating

Lucy Bailey - Clarinet Solo - Gold Rating

HS

Naomi Lacy, Tori Floyd, Kylee Reed - Flute Trio - Gold

Becky Cooper, Sabrina Swank, Makayla Reppert - Mixed Woodwind Trio - Gold

Becky Cooper - Alto Clarinet Solo - Silver Rating

Landon Jackson - Tenor Saxophone Solo - Silver Rating

Cassie Wood - Alto Solo - Gold Rating

Cassie Wood - Violin Solo - Gold Rating


Band welcomes student teacher

The Owen Valley Band welcomes Jacob Flynn to our program. Mr. Flynn is an undergraduate student studying Music Education at Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music. He will be student teaching with the middle school and high school band this semester. He is a graduate from East Columbus High School in Columbus County North Carolina. We are excited to work with him, and look forward to seeing what he will bring to our students!