Patriot Band and Guard Events

Sunday, April 14, 2019

HS Concert Band Received Gold Rating

The HS Concert Band received a Gold Rating in Sight Reading and Performance in Group II at ISSMA Organizational Contest on Friday, April 5th at Northview HS. This marks five gold ratings in the past six years, and was the last requirement for qualifying for ISSMA’s All Band Award. Congrats to all of OV’s Band and Guard members whose hard work has made receiving this honor possible!

OV Winter Guards Wrap up their Season

A big congratulations goes out to Owen Valley’s Cadet and Varsity Winter Guards, finishing their seasons in March. The Cadet Guard received a Silver Rating at IHSCGA Divisional Finals. The Varsity Guard (promoted up to A Class this year after receiving the Bronze Medal last year in Regional A) made it all the way to Semi Finals. 

HS Jazz Received a Gold Rating

The HS Jazz Band received a Gold Rating in Group II at ISSMA Jazz in Terre Haute on March 2nd. In addition, seven of OV’s eight soloists received Distinguished Soloist ribbons. 

State Finals rings arrive

Marching Band members had a short ceremony on Valentine’s Day to pass out State Finalist rings! Thanks to Monte Reed from Balfour for helping make this happen. 

State Solo and Ensemble 2019

Congrats to all of OV’s Students that made it to State!

Olivia Johnson - Gold Rating
Anthony Merz - Silver Rating

Mallet Quartet (Guy, Merz, Wrightsman, Taylor) - Gold
Brass Quintet (Coryea, Mancourt, Johnson, Floyd, Lanham) - Gold Rating

Solo and Ensemble 2018