Congratulations to the DV Wind Ensemble and Advanced Percussion Ensemble! They have been selected by CD audition to perform at Carnegie Hall- Spring, 2014! The groups will represent Arizona in the New York Wind Band Festival held at the prestigious Carnegie Hall, March 1-5, 2014. More details to come! (Letter attached…) Respectfully, Josh Thye Director more »
If you haven’t checked it out, take a look at the 2013-2014 FUNdraising calendar. You may also access it from the menu at the top — Select FUNdraising – 2013-2014 FUNdraising Calendar. There are many options for you to participate, assist, and become part of the FUNdraising committee. We appreciate all the support provided by more »
Please check out the Council page under Marching Band and read the personal note from our director: “To ALL applicants: Thank you very much for your applications. I enjoyed reading and learning from each of your applications. Your leadership ideas and aspirations humble me. Please continue to be an example for this program. I am more »
“I highly recommend for all 2013 marching band members to check this show out this summer. (Carolina Crown, ranked #2, is worth the ticket cost alone!)” — Josh Thye, Director of Bands
Congratulations to the Desert Vista Winterguard for being named the 2013 WGAZ Scholastic A National Silver Medalist in the Winterguard Arizona State Championships at Grand Canyon University on April 6, 2013! With a late season surge and only two weeks left in the season, the group jumped from fifth to third and ended with an more »
Thunder Winter Guard made Finals!! Placing 9th during Prelims and 10th overall!!
Congratulations Winter Guard! This is the 1st time in school history!
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At the Western Guard Championships- San Diego, CA, the Thunder Winter Guard made Finals!! Placing 9th during Prelims and 10th overall!! Congratulations Winter Guard! This is the 1st time in school history! Here are the Prelim Competition Results: 1 – South hills 82.25 2 – Mayfair 79.83 3 – Del Valle 79.65 4 – Thousand Oaks more »