Granbury High School Pirate Band will begin preparation for the fall marching
season during a summer band camp beginning on Tuesday, July 28, 2015.
band students will report daily 7:30 A.M. until 4:30 P.M. through the beginning
of school year, which starts on Monday, August 24.
drumline, color guard, and section leaders begin a day earlier than the rest of
the band on Monday, July 27.
registration will be held on Thursday, July 30 for all students and parents
from 5:00 P.M. in the Granbury Middle School cafeteria. In addition, a
parent performance and social is scheduled for Thursday, August 20.
fall marching show “The Maze” will feature “Symphony No. 1” by Samuel Barber.
will be a year for Class 5A schools to advance past UIL regional marching
contest, and the band will also participate in invitational festivals at
Midlothian and DeSoto. The region
competition is set for Saturday, October 13 in Burleson. In addition, the drumline expects to compete
at contests in Hurst-Euless-Bedford and Flower Mound again this year. A complete schedule for all band activities
can be found at www.granburyisd.org/ghsband.
Jumper will the head drum major assisted by Emma McKelvain. Also serving in
band leadership positions are drumline captain Reagan Hall; section leaders
Whitney Shearon (flute), Reagan Clarkson (clarinet), Sam Perez (saxophone), Matthew
Johnston (trumpet), Brennan Ross (French horn), Fernando Barragan (low brass),
and Aaron Morgan (tuba); drill captains Reece Ahler, Brynn Bednarz, Melaine
Boleng, Gavin Clarkson, Shannon Cooke, Tiffany Henney, Kalvin Hughes, Saylor
Jordan, Rayni Skaggs, Lily Thornton, and Cameron Weeks.
director Mark Eastin is assisted by Tahlequah Kirk.