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CHS Pep Band Schedule

posted Nov 9, 2018, 7:15 AM by Tyler Morgan

Google Document

Beginning Band FAQ

posted Aug 29, 2018, 8:08 AM by Tyler Morgan

A list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) about beginning band has been added under the 5th Grade Band Tab! A link to that document can also be found by clicking here: Beginning Band FAQ 

Summer Band Letter- Elementary/Middle School

posted May 7, 2018, 7:58 AM by Tyler Morgan   [ updated May 15, 2018, 8:57 AM ]

Follow the link below to view and print off a copy of the Elementary and Middle School Summer Band letter. Please contact Mr. Morgan or Mr. Vanderlinden with any questions.

Summer Band Combined Sign-up

Florida letter 1

posted Apr 29, 2018, 10:53 AM by James DePrizio   [ updated Apr 29, 2018, 10:59 AM ]

7th & 8th Grade Solo/Ensemble Schedule

posted Jan 29, 2018, 5:07 PM by Daniel Vanderlinden

Here is the schedule for the Centerville Solo/Ensemble contest, which will be held at Centerville High School on Saturday, February 3rd. You can navigate the three centers at the bottom of the spreadsheet by clicking on Center 1, Center 2, or Center 3. Students should arrive for their time slot at least 15-20 minutes early, in case the center is running ahead of schedule. You can drop your things off in the auditorium, and you can also warm-up in there as well. Ratings will be posted on the Art display case, which is down the stairs toward the South entrance. 

Schedule 2018

6th Grade Solo Contest information and Schedule

posted Jan 26, 2018, 6:40 AM by Tyler Morgan

Solo/ensemble competition for 6th through 8th grade students is on Saturday, February 3rd. All sixth grade band students have been preparing a solo for contest. Attached to this letter you will find a full schedule of the day’s events. All solos are divided into one of three centers, all located in the Technical Wing of the high school. Below this note you can find the schedule for the day that includes each student’s performance time and their performance center.

On the day of contest the auditorium will be available for students to store their cases and warm-up. Students should arrive at least 20 minutes before their performance time to find and check in at their center in case they are running early or late. There will be a small amount of seating in each performance centers for family and friends to watch. The students should dress nicely to perform their solo (i.e. no jeans or tennis shoes). No specific colors are required. Shortly following each performance, a rating will be posted. Judges award ratings from I-IV, with a I rating being the best. Students may leaving after they have performed their solo.

Please contact me with any questions about the event.

Thank you,

Mr. Morgan

GradeEventStudents InvolvedTimeCenter
6Snare SoloJohn White8:30 AM3
6Trombone SoloHagin Byrd8:36 AM3
6Trombone SoloJohn Logsdon8:48 AM3
6Clarinet SoloBreonna Clark8:54 AM1
6Tuba SoloBlane Clayworth8:54 AM3
6Clarinet SoloLane Harbour9:00 AM1
6Trumpet SoloAyden Beeson9:00 AM2
6Snare SoloCohen Huisman9:00 AM3
6Clarinet SoloMaliki Clark9:06 AM1
6Bari Saxophone SoloBrandon Shinn9:06 AM2
6Clarinet SoloOlivia Matherly9:12 AM1
6Tenor Saxophone SoloWill Collins9:12 AM2
6Bass Clarinet SoloMalliah Scott9:18 AM2
6Trumpet SoloNate Sells9:24 AM2
6Baritone SoloBrayden Boughner9:30 AM2
6Trombone SoloLevi Clark9:30 AM3
6Baritone SoloJameson Seddon9:36 AM3
6Trombone SoloZane Quigley9:42 AM3
6Clarinet SoloGarrett Boughner9:48 AM1
6Trombone SoloJackson Walker9:48 AM3
6Clarinet SoloJarah Opperman9:54 AM1
6Baritone SoloJacob Cairns10:12 AM3
6Trombone SoloJoel Repp10:18 AM3
6Snare SoloJazmyn Dell10:24 AM3
6Snare SoloRilee Willingham10:42 AM3
6French Horn SoloAlyssa Krull10:48 AM2
6Snare SoloSophia Sideris10:48 AM3
6Snare SoloTathan Bills10:54 AM3
6Alto Saxophone SoloEmma Strickler11:00 AM2
6Alto Saxophone SoloNicole Johnson11:06 AM2
6French Horn SoloJackson Dillard11:12 AM2
6Trumpet SoloBrady Belloma11:18 AM2
6Clarinet SoloLucky Vandermark11:24 AM1
6Trumpet SoloDylan Parson11:24 AM2
6 Clarinet SoloMegan Lamb11:30 AM1
6Trumpet SoloJada Hatfield11:30 AM2
6Flute SoloMaygen Lemen11:36 AM1
6Alto Saxophone SoloMelody Noel11:36 AM2
6Flute SoloSadie DeVries11:42 AM1
6Flute SoloOlivia Miller11:48 AM1
6Flute SoloOlivia Thompkins11:56 AM1
6Clarinet SoloEllie Zaputil12:02 PM1
6Flute SoloEmma Weber12:02 PM2
6Clarinet SoloMacayla Barragan12:08 PM1
6Flute SoloMaddison Casteel12:08 PM2
6Clarinet SoloTatum Nab12:12 PM1

6th Grade After School Solo Practices Begin

posted Jan 15, 2018, 8:50 AM by Tyler Morgan

6th Grade solo rehearsals will be starting on Tuesday, January 16th. Rehearsals will last until 5:00 and students are asked to bring homework for the time that they are not working with the director or accompanist. Practice rooms will also be available to students when it is not their turn with the accompanist.  Please feel free to call my office at 856-0614 or email me at if you have any questions regarding these rehearsals.


(Dates: 1/16, 1/22, 1/30)

Kae Morgan


Sadie DeVries

Maddison Casteel

John Logsdon

Olivia Miller

Emma Strickler

Nicole Johnson

Jackson Dillard

Emma Weber

Alyssa Krull

Hagin Byrd

Blane Clayworth

Olivia Thompkins

Maygen Lemen

John White

Rilee Willingham

Jazmyn Dell


(Dates: 1/18, 1/25, 2/1)

Natalie Brown


Ellie Zaputil

Jameson Seddon

Tatum Nab

Jackson Walker

Melody Noel

Brady Belloma

Zane Quigley

Levi Clark

Olivia Matherly

Maliki Clark

Breonna Clark

Dylan Parson

Lane Harbour

Macayla Barragan

Tathan Bills


(Dates: 1/19, 1/26, 2/2)

Susan Cole


Megan Lamb

Jarah Opperman

Nate Sells

Brandon Shinn

Ayden Beeson

Garrett Boughner

Brayden Boughner

Will Collins

Lucky Vandermark

Jacob Cairns

Jada Hatfield

Joel Repp

Malliah Scott

Cohen Huisman

Sophia Sideris

CHS Marching Band Receives 2nd Place!

posted Sep 19, 2017, 6:20 AM by Daniel Vanderlinden

The Centerville High School Marching Band recently competed at the Fort Madison Marching Invitational on Saturday, September 16th, and received 2nd place in Class 3A. They also received the caption award for Best Color Guard. This year's show is "Phantom of the Opera". Congratulations to Mr. DePrizio and the CHS Marching Band!

2017 Summer Band Information

posted May 3, 2017, 10:02 AM by Daniel Vanderlinden

Information about Summer Band can be found here.  We will be offering three weeks of band camps.  A hard copy will be sent home as well.  Please return the form to Mr. Morgan (Lakeview students) or Mr. Vanderlinden (Howar Students) by Monday, May 15th.

2017 Combined Signups

Adventureland Festival of Bands Letter (Jr. High Band)

posted Apr 21, 2017, 6:52 AM by Daniel Vanderlinden

Here is the letter with information and itinerary for Saturday, May 6th, for the Jr. High Adventureland Festival of Bands.  Please contact Mr. Vanderlinden with any questions or concerns.

2017 Adventureland Letter


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