All State Auditions are Friday, 13 March and Saturday, 14 March at Mountain Pointe High School Click here for the NEW! 2015 All State Schedule as of Mar 12 Please check the schedule to verify your time! Some schedules did get shifted to compress for cancellations. Be sure to review the 2015 All-State Audition Checklist! more »
Please join Desert Vista Thunder Band at Firehouse Subs on Wednesday, March 18 from 5pm – 8pm. Please bring the Firehouse Subs Flyer with you and turn it in when you order. The band will received 15% of the proceeds for all orders with a flyer! Offer valid only at the Chandler Blvd location in more »
All State Auditions are Friday, 13 March and Saturday, 14 March at Mountain Pointe High School Click here for the 2015 All State Schedule (as of Mar 5). Please check the schedule to verify your time. If you have any conflicting times PLEASE let Mr. Thye know immediately. NEW: Be sure to review the 2015 more »
Judges comments for the 2015 Area Concert Festival are available on the Ensemble Members Only page.
Judges comments for the 2015 NAU Jazz Festival are available on the Jazz Members Only page.
The Area Concert Festival is Tuesday, March 3rd at Gilbert High School (1101 E Elliot Rd., Gilbert, 85234) Bus transportation is provided. Please review the Area Concert Festival Schedule. Concert Band – is excused from 0-5th Hour (attend Periods 6-7) – bring a sack lunch, water bottle – wear uniform to school (bring change of more »
The Jazz Band trip to NAU in Flagstaff is leaving on Friday morning and returning Saturday evening. Note the call time is 5:45 AM; the bus will depart at 6:00. Remember – to be early is to be on time! Please review all 4 trip documents: 2015 – NAU Jazz Festival Itinerary Jazz Band Trip more »
Elections for the Thunder Band Executive Board will be held on April 27th, at 6:00 pm in the Orchestra Room. Nominations should be submitted by Monday, March 23, 2015. Part of the success of the Thunder Band is the wealth of experiences band parents possess, and their willingness to share their expertise in assisting with more »
Congratulations Johnny, Luke, & Johnathan!
Of the 3 DV teams that participated, our percussion team finished in the top 3.
1st Place: Mountain Ridge Saxophone Sextet
2nd Place: Mountain Ridge Clarinet Quartet
3rd Place: Desert Vista Puzzle the Trio (percussion)
Jonathan Glenn, Luke Mains and Johnathan Lee
The Small Ensemble Contest is this Saturday, 14 February.
Please read the ASEC Participant Letter 2015 for information you will need for the day.
Check the ASEC Schedule 2015 for performance times.
Good luck to all of our performers!