Patriot Band and Guard Events

Monday, November 7, 2016

Owen Valley to Host IBA All Region Band Saturday/Sunday

Owen Valley High School will be host to the Indiana Bandmasters Association All Region Honor Band this Saturday and Sunday, November 12th and 13th. Nearly 80 students from seventeen schools will be participating in the event.
Students were selected through an application process reviewed by band directors from the participating schools. Students will practice together on Saturday to prepare for a concert they will hold on Sunday afternoon.
A guest conductor is selected to conduct the group. This year Dr. Jason Nam, visiting Associate Professor of Music at IU's Jacob's School will be guest conducting the group. The concert will be held in Owen Valley High School's auditorium on Sunday, November 13th at 4pm. It is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Marching Band Performs at Semi State

The Patriot Band and Guard performed in their first Semi State appearance since 2010 on Saturday, October 22nd at Decatur Central HS. OV had a good run and great crowd response, though they did not end up placing in the top ten to qualify for state finals. The seniors participated in a retreat style award ceremony that recognized all of the outstanding performances that day. OV's final performance will be at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 4th for the Bands of America Indianapolis Super Regional.

OV marches in IU Homecoming Parade

The Patriot Band and Guard was invited to participate in the 2016 IU Homecoming Parade held on October 14th. OV performed the parade tune "Symbol of Freedom" and cadences through out the parade. The IU Homecoming Committee awarded the Band and Guard with 1st place in their Community Walking Unit portion of the competition!

Friday, July 15, 2016

Band Camp 2016

It's time for band camp. Attached is information about our activities the next couple of weeks. Band Camp Reminder

Friday, May 13, 2016

At the water park.

Our accommodations


We've arrived at Wolf's Lodge

MS Band heads to Ohio

Members of the Owen Valley Middle School Band will be heading to Sandusky, Ohio to perform in a Music Festival at Cedar Point Amusement Park. We will add pictures as we travel. 

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Winter Percussion Advances to State Finals

Winter Percussion placed 5th out of 18 groups at IPA prelims and will move on to State Finals in two weeks.