Music Go Round Marching Band Sound with Grove City High School


The Grove City High School Marching Band

Band Director: Jason Graham

Number of years as director: 5th year as Director of Bands at GCHS

Number of band members: 267

Assistant band directors: Walter Riesenberg - Director of Percussion Studies and Asst. Director of Bands, Hannah Laubscher – Asst. Director of Bands

Names of field commanders: Kelsey Heacock, Shelby Brown, Isabel Calvert, Brennan Colvard

Theme to the halftime show: This year’s theme is Picture-esque and features the music of Mussgorsky, Markowski, and Tchaikovsky. The show is built around Pictures at an Exhibition.

Instruments of soloists, if any: Third movement feature duet – Luke Bingham on Trumpet and Wayne Kreml on Trombone.

Upcoming events: The band will be perform in Grove City’s Arts in the Alley Parade on Saturday, Sep. 15th. The parade begins at 9:30am and the band will also perform a street concert starting at 11am on Park Street in front of the old library. The following weekend on Saturday, Sep. 22nd, the GCHS Marching Band hosts their annual competition in the stadium at GCHS. The show begins at 6:00pm and the GCHS band will finish the night with their contest show performance. We hope to see you at one or both events!

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