Warrior Marching Band
2016 Warrior Marching Band

Staff

 
Band Director- Michael Martell
Music Arranger-Brandon Martell
Color Guard Director- Anne Marie Gaige
Ensemble Visual Director-Stathis Linardos
Percussion Instructor- Bethany Finch
Individual Visual Instructor- Sam Garnett
Color Guard Instructor- Paris Hadley
 

Student Officers

 
Drum Major- Colleen McLaughlin
Chaplain- Veronica Vona
Field Major- Emileigh Gaige
Percussion Captain- Tyler Nickel
Assistant Percussion Captain- David McRee
Band Captain- Matthew Lawrence
Color Guard Captain- Alycia Grazioso


2016 Marching Band Festivals

October 1, 2016
West Coast Invitational Marching Band Competition
Durant High School
Plant City


October 15, 2016
Grenadier Invitational Band Festival
Colonial High School
Orlando


October 29, 2016
Wiregrass Ranch Band Festival
Wiregrass Ranch High School
Wesley Chapel


November 5, 2016
FBA Marching Band MPA
Dunedin High School
Dunedin
 

November 19, 2016
FBMC State Marching Band Championships

 

2016- 17 Warrior Concert Band Events

December 1, 2016, 6:30 PM - CCHS Christmas Concert  (Worship Center)

February 17-18, 2017- FBA Solo and Ensemble Festival

March 2, 2017- ACSI Concert Band Festival

March 7-9, 2017- FBA Concert Band Assessment

March 24, 2017, 10:45 AM - Spring Band and Choir Concert  (Worship Center)

May 15, 2017, 6:30 PM - Celebration of the Arts Concert  (Worship Center)

 

Marching Band Accomplishments

2015

  • 1st Place in Class 1A at the Durant High School Competition
  • 2nd Place in Class 1A and "Best General Effect" at Citrus High School Competition
  • 1st Place in Class 1A, "Best Music," "Best General Effect," and "Best Percussion" at East Lake High School Competition
  • Superior rating at FBA Marching Assessment
  • 14th place finish at FMBC State Semifinals
  • Straight Superior Rating at ACSI Concert Band Festival
  • Straight Superior Rating at FBA Concert Band Assessment
  • Excellent Rating at FBA State Concert Band Assessment

 

2014

  • Durant High School Competition- First place in class 1A, Best General Effect, Best Music
  • Chamberlain High School Competition- First place in class 1A, Best General Effect, Best Music, Best Visual, Best Color Guard
  • Oviedo High School Competition- First place in class 1A, Best General Effect, Best Music, Best Visual, Best Percussion
  • FBA Marching Band Assessment- Excellent Rating
  • FMBC State Semifinals- 17th place in class 1A

 

2013

  • At the Seminole High School Marching Band Competition, the Warrior Marching Band were awarded  "Best Percussion" at Seminole High School
  • 1st Place in Class 1A, "Best Music", "Best Visual", "Best Percussion", and "Best General Effect" at Durant High School Marching Band Competition
  • 1st Place in Class 1A, and "Best Brass" at Largo High School Marching Band Competition.
  • Excellent Rating at the FBA Marching Band Festival
  • 15th place finish in class 1A at the FMBC State Marching Band Championships
  • Superior Rating at the ACSI Concert Band Festival
  • Excellent Rating at the FBA Concert Band Festival

 

2012

  • 2nd place in class 1A, East Lake High School Marching Band Competition
  • 1st place in class 1A, "Best Brass", and "Best Woodwinds" at Largo High School Marching Band Competition
  • 2nd place in class 1A and "Best Color Guard" at Lakewood Ranch High School Marching Band Competition
  • Superior Rating at ACSI Concert Band Festival
 

2011-2012

  • Superior Rating, ACSI Concert Band Festival